Tag Archive: TRC

Biomarkers and Diagnostic Testing


The Biomarkers and Diagnostic Tests community is lead by co-leaders Martin Pomper and Elizabeth Selvin. Diagnostic imaging has become the cornerstone of patient evaluation and therapy for many medical conditions. While the opportunities for research in imaging are limitless, most of our research activities can be categorized into the broad areas of imaging in the assessment of pharmacological and therapeutic modifiers of disease; assessment of new imaging technologies and methods; and image guided therapy. ​Advances in imaging technology benefit society as a whole and as such this community strives to build and sustain collaborative working relationships with many JHU departments, centers, … Continue reading

Drugs, Biologics, Vaccines and Devices


The Drugs, Biologics, Vaccines, and Devices community is lead by co-leaders Barbara Slusher and Clifford Weiss. The mission of the Drugs/Vaccines/Biologics/Devices Translational Research Community (TRC) is to stimulate highly innovative researchers and research programs that translate laboratory findings into new drug, device, or biologic therapeutics for human disease. We have been working to establish a vibrant and collaborative translational community for scientists across the Johns Hopkins Schools of Medicine, Public Health, Nursing, Engineering, and Arts and Sciences who are conducting research in these areas. The goals of the Drugs/Vaccines/Biologics/Devices TRC are to: Identify, support and enhance institutional capacity within the … Continue reading