Dr. Moeller selected as Wright Distinguished Chair

By: Krista Hutchins June 8, 2017 Congratulations! Dr. F. Gerard, “Gerry” Moeller, Director of the Wright Center, has been appointed as the inaugural C. Kenneth and Dianne Wright Distinguished Chair in Clinical and Translational Research. Commenting on his appointment, Dr. Moeller said, “It is a great honor to be selected to hold a Chair that bears the names of C. Kenneth and Dianne Wright. Mr. … Continue reading Dr. Moeller selected as Wright Distinguished Chair

National Nutrition Month® Challenge – Week 5

The theme of this year’s National Nutrition Month® is “Put Your Best Fork Forward,” which serves as a reminder that each one of us holds the tools to make healthier food choices. During this month, the VCU Wright CCTR’s Clinical Research Services (CRS)’s Bionutrition Unit has hosted different activities to increase nutrition awareness. Week 5 challenge: What you do to make healthy eating fun? Tell us in the comments and … Continue reading National Nutrition Month® Challenge – Week 5

National Nutrition Month® Challenge – Week 4

The theme of this year’s National Nutrition Month® is “Put Your Best Fork Forward,” which serves as a reminder that each one of us holds the tools to make healthier food choices. During this month, the VCU Wright CCTR’s Clinical Research Services (CRS)’s Bionutrition Unit has hosted different activities to increase nutrition awareness. Week 5 challenge: Post a comment about your favorite superfoods and let us know how your … Continue reading National Nutrition Month® Challenge – Week 4

National Nutrition Month® Challenge – Week 3

The theme of this year’s National Nutrition Month® is “Put Your Best Fork Forward,” which serves as a reminder that each one of us holds the tools to make healthier food choices. During this month, the VCU Wright CCTR’s Clinical Research Services (CRS)’s Bionutrition Unit will host different activities to increase nutrition awareness. Week 3 challenge: Try using household items like cans or bags of rice as … Continue reading National Nutrition Month® Challenge – Week 3

National Nutrition Month® Challenge – Week 2

The theme of this year’s National Nutrition Month® is “Put Your Best Fork Forward,” which serves as a reminder that each one of us holds the tools to make healthier food choices. During this month, the VCU Wright CCTR’s Clinical Research Services (CRS)’s Bionutrition Unit will host different activities to increase nutrition awareness. Week 2 challenge: Spend 5 minutes practicing one or two yoga poses and take a … Continue reading National Nutrition Month® Challenge – Week 2

National Nutrition Month® Challenge – Week 1

The theme of this year’s National Nutrition Month® is “Put Your Best Fork Forward,” which serves as a reminder that each one of us holds the tools to make healthier food choices. During this month, the VCU Wright CCTR’s Clinical Research Services (CRS) bio nutrition team will host different activities to increase nutrition awareness. Week 1 challenge: Tell us in the comments what you do to put your … Continue reading National Nutrition Month® Challenge – Week 1

CCTR Presents at VCU School of Nursing Research Council

Representatives from multiple cores within the VCU C. Kenneth and Dianne Wright Center for Clinical and Translational Research led a presentation on the various tools and services offered by the Center at a recent VCU School of Nursing Research Council. The VCU Wright CCTR reviewed research definitions set by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the services offered by the CCTR Research Innovator, Clinical Research Services policies, … Continue reading CCTR Presents at VCU School of Nursing Research Council

Art Carpenter Earns Sponsored Projects Administration Certificate

Art Carpenter, senior financial analyst for the C. Kenneth and Dianne Wright Center for Clinical and Translational Research (CCTR) at VCU, completed the “Sponsored Projects Administration Certification Program” and received his certificate on Tuesday, May 24 at the Virginia BioTechnology Research Park – BioTech One building. This voluntary five-month long program is jointly sponsored by the VCU Office of Research and Innovation and the VCU Office of the Senior … Continue reading Art Carpenter Earns Sponsored Projects Administration Certificate

Pamela Dillon Presents Two Abstracts at National ACTS Conference

Congratulations to Pamela Dillon, Pharm.D., research liaison for the C. Kenneth and Dianne Wright Center for Clinical and Translational Research (CCTR), who presented two abstracts on behalf of the CCTR at last week’s Association of Clinical and Translational Science (ACTS) conference in Washington, D.C.                                            … Continue reading Pamela Dillon Presents Two Abstracts at National ACTS Conference

Trae Harris Completes Certification Program

Trae Harris, program coordinator for VCU Center for Clinical and Translational Research (CCTR) administration, completed the “Sponsored Projects Administration Certification Program” and received his certificate on Tuesday, Dec. 8 at the Virginia BioTechnology Research Park – BioTech One building. This voluntary five-month long program is jointly sponsored by the VCU Office of Research and Innovation and the VCU Office of the Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration. “This is … Continue reading Trae Harris Completes Certification Program