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Director's Update - September 2014

Every month, the CTSI Stories Blog will post excerpts from ongoing conversations with the institute’s co-directors.

Below, Karl Kieburtz discusses the CTSI’s growing biomedical informatics team and how it can support university researchers. 539 more words

Director's Update

Moving Away From Sick Care

There is a saying that goes, “America doesn’t have a healthcare system – we have a sick-care system.” I don’t know whether that quote is attributable to an individual or not, but the connotation is that what for decades has served as a healthcare delivery system belies the underlying premise that the individuals benefitting from that system’s value proposition are, indeed, healthy. 441 more words

Healthcare Reform

Report: Alcohol's burden of disease in Australia

Source: Turning Point

Australian alcohol and drug research organisation – Turning Point – has released a report on alcohol consumption in Australia and its impact on health. 100 more words