Spectrum is an interdisciplinary center that facilitates health research across the university.
Its core mission is to accelerate the translation of basic scientific discoveries into practical solutions that improve human health, through educational programs, research support, infrastructure streamlining and innovation funding.
Spectrum is a member of the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) consortium, funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (Grant: UL1 TR001085). To help advance the nation’s health-research environment, Spectrum is working with the consortium to foster broad coalitions and partnerships at local and national levels.
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ChildX Symposium: Maternal-Infant Health
This year’s event features speakers who will advance our understanding of human development from conception to birth, and the events during pregnancy that influence lifelong health and disease. April 21-22, 2016. Details here
Big Data Conference: Enabling Precision Health
Join thought leaders in addressing challenges, and identifying actionable steps for using large-scale data analysis and technology to improve human health. May 25-26, 2016. Details here.» MORE NEWS