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CITEC's Rebecca Richards-Kortum, Ph.D, finds her niche in global health

CITEC's Rebecca Richards-Kortum, Ph.D., a longtime bioengineer in academia who has contributed globally to improving women's health, is featured for International Women's Day. Read MoreAboutCITEC's Rebecca Richards-Kortum, Ph.D, finds her niche in global health »

BCM Global Programs to serve as clinical core for NIH Point of Care Technologies Research Network

Baylor College of Medicine Global Programs and the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center will serve as the clinical core for the Center for Innovation and Translation of Point of Care Technologies for Equitable Cancer Care (CITEC) Read MoreAboutBCM Global Programs to serve as clinical core for NIH Point of Care Technologies Research Network »

St. John’s Research Institute part of global collaborative effort to develop point-of-care diagnostic technologies

The newly established Point of Care Technologies for Nutrition, Infection, and Cancer for Global Health (PORTENT) Center led by Dr. David Erickson at Cornell Engineering and Dr. Saurabh Mehta, the Janet and Gordon Lankton Professor in the Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, USA will initially be up to a 5-year initiative. Read MoreAboutSt. John’s Research Institute part of global collaborative effort to develop point-of-care diagnostic technologies »

C-THAN Receives up to $8 Million in Funding over Five Years

The Center for Innovation in Point-of-Care Technologies for HIV/AIDS and Emerging Infectious Diseases at Northwestern University (C-THAN), housed within Northwestern Engineering’s Center for Innovation Global Health Technologies (CIGHT), has received up to $8 million in renewal funding over five years from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Read MoreAboutC-THAN Receives up to $8 Million in Funding over Five Years »

UMass Chan and UMass Lowell’s point-of-care technology initiative awarded $8.9 million renewal

UMass Chan Medical School and UMass Lowell have received an $8.9 million award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for renewed support of their initiative to advance the development of home-based and point-of-care health technologies. Read MoreAboutUMass Chan and UMass Lowell’s point-of-care technology initiative awarded $8.9 million renewal »