Recent RCMI News

New Faculty Hire under the FIU-RCMI/Provost Hire Initiative

The FIU-RCMI would like to welcome Dr. Jason W. Mitchell, the newest member of Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work. Dr. Mitchell was hired under the FIU-RCMI/Provost's Cluster...

New Faculty Hire under the FIU-RCMI/Provost Hire Initiative

The FIU-RCMI would like to welcome Dr. Michael Anastario, the newest member of Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work. Dr. Anastario was hired under the FIU-RCMI/Provost's Cluster...

FIU-RCMI 2020 Health Equity Syposium

Over 100 researchers and community members attended the FIU-RCMI 2020 Health Equity Symposium. The FIU-RCMI Health Equity Symposium fostered an environment that encouraged the development of new...

Dr. Mary Jo Trepka featured in CBS News

Dr. Mary Jo Trepka, Leader of the FIU-RCMI Investigator Development Core, Professor in the Department of Epidemiology, and an infectious disease expert, was featured in a CBS Miami News story about...

FIU-RCMI Professional Development Seminar featuring Drs. Marcus Cooke and Kim Tieu

20 researchers attended the FIU-RCMI Professional Development Seminar, UK/EU/US- Grant Application Experiences from Both Sides of the Pond, featuring Drs. Marcus Cooke and Kim Tieu. Drs. Cooke and...

Dr. Melissa Ward-Peterson Recognized by FIU-CASE News

Dr. Melissa Ward-Peterson, Postdoctoral Associate of the FIU-RCMI Research Infrastructure Core, was featured in the series titled Where are they now? by FIU College of Arts, Sciences, &...

FIU-RCMI Health Disparities Research Seminar Series

Over 20 researchers attended the FIU-RCMI Health Disparities Research Seminar Series, featuring Dr. Devon Payne-Sturges, Assistant Professor at the Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental...

RCMI Program Conference

Members of our FIU-RCMI leadership were both in attendance and presented at the RCMI Translational Science Conference. The conference created a forum for a multidisciplinary and collaborative...

FIU-RCMI Research in Progress Series, featuring Dr. Gira Ravelo

Over 30 researchers attended the FIU-RCMI Research in Progress Series, featuring Dr.Gira Ravelo, Research Assistant Professor at Florida International University. Dr. Ravelo presented her work...

2019-2020 FIU-RCMI Pilot Grants Have Been Awarded

The 2019-2020 FIU-RCMI Pilot Grants have been awarded! Over the past few months, we have highlighted our award recipients. The final project is described below. Brain-based mechanisms for risk and...

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Ace Project PIs Join Outreach Program as Virtual Faculty Members

ACE Project PIs Dr. Elisa Trucco and Dr. Matthew Sutherland have recently joined the ranks of Campus Outreach Services (COS), which provides a variety of programs intended to educate and enlighten...
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Study Reveals Half of Illinois High Schoolers are Vaping

According to an article written by “Journal Courier,” a 2019 study administered by the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported half of Illinois high school students are using...
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Ace Project PIs Host “Brake the Vape” Webinar

On June 1st, the ACE Project team, in collaboration with the United Way of Broward County Commission on Behavioral Health & Drug Prevention, hosted an educational presentation via Zoom Webinar....
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