News for October 2008

  • October 30, 2008

    Harvard Catalyst in the news

    Beth Israel Deaconess CEO muses on Harvard Catalyst.

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  • October 9, 2008

    Harvard Catalyst Profile: Vikas Sukhatme M.D. Ph.D.

    Dr. Vikas Sukhatme wears many hats. In addition to his appointment as the Victor J. Aresty Professor of Medicine at HMS, he is the Chief Academic Officer at BIDMC, Harvard Faculty Dean at BIDMC and Chief of the Division of Interdisciplinary Medicine and Biotechnology in the Department of Medicine. To this list was recently added Program Director of Clinical and Translational Methodologies (CTM) at the Harvard Catalyst. With his background in both pre-clinical and translational research, he is the ideal person to lead a program designed to integrate innovative technologies into clinical and translational research. "CTM is where we wish to marry cutting edge technologies to translational medicine," says Dr. Sukhatme, "and it can be used to speed the process of clinical investigation, make it more cost-effective and to individualize it to those most likely to benefit."

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  • October 9, 2008

    Two courses from Genetics and Imaging Consortia are now enrolling

    Welcome to the Genetic Code: An Overview of Basic Genetics
    Thursday, October 23, 2008, 12:00pm - 2:00pm, Simches 3.110

    Slicer 3 Hands-On Workshop on 3D Visualization of Medical Image Data
    Thursday, October 30, 2008, 12:00PM - 2:00PM, One Brigham Circle, 4-002E

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  • October 9, 2008

    Harvard Catalyst is seeking a fourth member of the Research Navigator team

    Research Navigators are full time, non-tenure track academic appointees who facilitate clinical and translational research by connecting investigators to one another and to the resources those investigators need. This position requires a Ph.D. or equivalent in a biology-related subject with a strong preference for those with training and/or experience in bio-engineering, bio-physics, or bio-informatics.

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