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    After receiving their 2016 CTSA Program Common Metrics Report, which analyzed three specific metrics including IRB Duration, the University of Illinois at Chicago’s Center for Clinical & Translational Science realized there was work to be done regarding their IRB turnaround time.


    The Illinois Department of Human Services estimates that 1,826 people died in 2016 from opioid related overdoses —an increase of more than 70 percent compared with 2013. The opioid crisis is a growing problem throughout the state, and across the nation, but the addiction can follow...

  • CCTS KL2 Scholar, Dr. Irum Khan, contributes to team examining genetic mutations in acute myeloid leukemia (AML).

  • These two year awards provide a vigorous mentoring and career development program for clinical and translational scholars in disciplines and professions such as medicine, dentistry, engineering, social work, nursing, psychology, pharmacy, and physical & occupational therapy.