mSHARE supports a regional consortium which engages the community in order to promote translational science to achieve health equity with a focus on children & other special populations.
The array of GIS specialties brought together under mShare (Source: Dr. Tonny Oyana)
mSHARE: a regional, multi-sector, consortium to plan, conduct, and evaluate translational research in the mid-South
mSHARE serves as a coordinating body to brings together researchers from UTHSC, the University of Memphis, and other academic partners in the region with existing community consortiums and organizations to review and translate the results of current research into evidence based clinical practice and public health.
mSHARE will enable users to access research and clinical data to improve health care delivery, address new challenges, and take advantage of opportunities as they arise, for example
- access to health research information, and services
- translation of laboratory discoveries into improved preventatives and treatments
- fostering of public trust in research with expanded participation in clinical trials
- increased academic/community business and workforce development partnerships
- promotion of regional strategies to address common issues and disparities