The mission of the Chicago Biomedical Consortium is to stimulate collaboration among scientists at Northwestern University, the University of Chicago, and the University of Illinois at Chicago that will transform research at the frontiers of biomedicine.
The CBC gratefully acknowledges support from the Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust.

September 16, 2016
CBC Accomplishments 2016 Announced

CBC invites all to read about its accomplishments in 2016. Also, Perspectives 2016 are now published and available to download.
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Chicago Biotech

PROPEL: SBIR/STTR Grant Writing Workshop

Jan 24 – 25, 2017 @ 9am – 4pm @ MATTER
PROPEL is hosting this 2-day Intensive Workshop, provided by BBC Entrepreneurial Training & Consulting (BBCetc), that will cover all aspects of writing SBIR/STTR grants focused on life science technologies including: eligibility, sources of funding and agency differences, understanding what reviewers look for, step-by-step instruction on how to write each section of your proposal.

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November 31, 2016
CBC Colleague Receives the UIC Innovator of the Year Award

Congratulations to Greg Thatcher of UIC, an active CBC participant and recipient of two recent CBC HTS Awards, for being honored the UIC Innovator of the Year!
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November 30, 2016
CBC Announces 2015 Fall round and 2016 Spring round HTS Awards

The CBC is pleased to announce that seven HTS Awards were made in 2015 Fall application round and five in 2016 Spring application round.
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▸ 2016 Spring HTS Awards

November 21, 2016
Recognizing the Significance of Genetics in Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders

The 14th Annual CBC Symposium, “Genetics of Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders,” took place on Friday, November 11, 2016, in Ida Noyes Hall at the University of Chicago campus.
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Featured Events

December 13, 2016
UChicago Committee on Microbiology
Howard T. Ricketts Symposium on Microbiology

December 19, 2016
NU Cancer Epigenetics and Nuclear Dynamics (CEND)
CEND Minisymposium: The Roles of Non-Coding RNAs in Tumorigenesis

January 25, 2017
NU Women’s Health Research Institute
Sex Inclusion in Biomedical Research Workshop & Symposium

February 10, 2017
UIC College of Pharmacy
Annual Research Day

April 22-26, 2017
UIC College of Pharmacy
Experimental Biology Annual Meeting

May 11, 2017
NU Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer’s Disease Center
23rd Annual Alzheimer Day

June 12, 2017
NU Center for Reproductive Science
Reproductive Science and Medicine Summit

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