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CICATS Celebrates Excellence in Research

CICATS March 2018 Science Cafe celebrated excellence in research by featuring the work of our Core Interest Groups. CICATS was joined by researchers, legislators and members of the general public. Attendees heard updates about current and future research projects and were provided ample time for discussion and networking.


CICATS Congratulates Former Graduate Assistant for Successful Dissertation Defense

Yinghui Duan, a former CICATS Graduate Assistant, successfully defended her dissertation for the degree Doctor of Philosophy in Public Health on March 16, 2018. Her dissertation is titled “Use of Tamsulosin and the Risk of Psychiatric Disorders among Older Men with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: a Retrospective Cohort Study Using Medicare Data from 2006 to 2012.”


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. This course is designed for graduate students or very advanced undergraduates. Interdisciplinary teams will tackle real clinical needs to offer technical solutions and business models that might enable future commercialization.