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CICATS to Host HASUG Meeting

CICATS will be hosting the February meeting of the Hartford Area SAS Users Group (HASUG). All are invited to listen to the featured speakers. Coffee and a light breakfast will be provided. For full details click here.


Biomedical Entrepreneurship Course- Fall 2018

CICATS CEO Dr. Cato Laurencin is a co-director of the Biomedical Entrepreneurship Course taking place during the Fall of 2018. For course details click here.

Feb cafe

Science Cafe on Medicine and Latino Culture a Success

CICATS, with the Latino Student Association and Kavli Foundation, held a Science Cafe in late January that attracted over 70 people for a dialogue about Latino health issues led by Dr. Annabelle Rodriguez Oquendo. Photos are available on our Facebook page.


Biodegradable Sensor Monitors Pressure in the Body then Disappears

CICATS is pleased that three of our staff, Dr. Cato Laurencin, Dr. Chia-Ling Kuo and Dr. Kevin Wai Hong Lo, are among of the authors of a paper currently highlighted in UConn Today. Additionally, Dr. Thanh Duc Nguyen, the paper’s senior author, is a member of CICATS Biomedical Engineering Core Interest Group. Read more.


Funding Opportunity

Funded by The Kavli Foundation, CICATS Science Cafés create a social environment for individuals to interact and discuss innovative ideas about translational science and scientific research in general. This Science Cafe funding opportunity is open to UConn Health and UConn Storrs. Read more.

Deadline: Ongoing


Dr. Cato T. Laurencin Receives New Prestigious Appointment

CICATS Chief Executive Officer Dr. Cato Laurencin has been appointed to the new Scientific Advisory Board of The Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine. Read more.