12th Annual Frontiers of Translational Science Research Day Award Winners


Click here to view the poster presenter award winners for 2022.
The Institute for Integration of Medicine & Science (IIMS)
would like to thank everyone for their participation.

NIH RFI on Integrating Environmental Data into the All of Us Research Program

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UT Health San Antonio is a member of the All of Us Research Hubwhich is part of the National Institutes of Health. This valuable resource matches a broad research community with a diverse set of research participants. Its goal is to advance precision medicine research and fuel new insights into human health. The Research Hub houses one of the largest, most diverse and most broadly accessible datasets ever assembled. It also provides an interactive Data Browser where anyone can learn about the type and quantity of data that All of Us collects.


NIH Request for Information (RFI) on Integrating Environmental Data into the All of Us Research Program

• All of Us has announced a Request for Information (RFI) from the external research community on integrating environmental data into the All of Us Research Program

• Environmental data is critical for researchers using the All of Us Researcher Workbench to advance our knowledge and make discoveries on how the environment influences health and disease.

• The addition of environmental data will add another dimension, providing researchers a more complete picture of factors that affect health and disease

CALL TO ACTION: Responses due by May 31


T1 to T4 in 3 (Minutes) Challenge

T1 - T4 Event LogoThis virtual challenge highlights multidisciplinary UT Health SA research projects that fall within the spectrum of translational science. Presenters share their research in 3 minutes to a live, mixed audience of community members, students, and faculty utilizing language and concepts that are easy to understand - with 1 slide. 
Click here for more information 

Spotlight on Research Integrity

Effective Mentoring: the Key to Research Integrity 

Shamimunisa Mustafa, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
UT Health San Antonio 

Tuesday, May 24th, 2022
4:00 - 5:00PM
Location: Virtual 

SURF (San Antonio Military Health System and Universities Research Forum)

SURF LogoThe mission of the SURF conference is to “advance research collaborations among academic, military, and industry partners to improve health outcomes and readiness.” Participants will present and share research, practice, and policy knowledge; earn continuing education credits/units (e.g., CME, CNE, CDE); and connect with scholars and practitioners from the SAMHS, academic institutions, and other public, government, and private organizations.
The SURF Conference highlights the latest research and discoveries of trainees, faculty, staff, and students working to improve health outcomes and readiness.

All researchers, students, faculty, and staff are welcome! Registration is free!

CLIC News Roundup

NIH NCATS E-Newsletter

F-Troop Summer 2022 Series

Postdoctoral Affairs LogoF-Troop is a weekly hands-on writing workshop that targets pre- and postdoctoral trainees who are preparing an application for a fellowship award (e.g., F30, F31, or F32). Equivalent fellowship applications to other funding agencies are also encompassed by this program. 

May 18 - August 3, 2022

Location: Virtual

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

**You MUST register, at the latest, 24 hours in advance for F-Troop. You will receive confirmation of registration and a calendar invite with details to enable access to the session.


We would like to acknowledge the following scholars for their involvement in the

Association for Clinical and Translational Science (ACTS) conference.

Afaf Saliba, poster presentation, oral abstract presentation,

Wellcome travel award, & 2022 ACTS Outstanding Trainee: Predoctoral Scholar Award

Clare Murray, poster presentation, oral abstract presentation, Wellcome travel award

Raphael Reyes, poster presentation, oral abstract presentation, Wellcome travel award


Noah Sanchez, poster presentation, oral abstract presentation, Wellcome travel award


Kristi Dietert, poster presentation

Valentina Garbarino, poster presentation

Angelica Riojas, poster presentation