Publishing in Academic Journals

Dr. Kevin Lo

Kevin Lo, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Institute for Regenerative Engineering
Institute of Materials Science
Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology
Department of Biomedical Engineering
UConn Stem Cell Institute

To be discussed:

  • How to pick an academic journal
  • The roles of authors, editors and publishers
  • Peer-review systems
  • Publication ethics

Date:                 Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Time:                12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location:         Classroom B9, UConn Medical School

Target Audience: Individuals interested in pursuing careers as scientists and scholars in biological and biomedical sciences

Space is limited.

This seminar is now closed.

Area of Expertise: Dr. Kevin Lo is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at UConn Health and a faculty member in the Biomedical Engineering Department, the Institute for Regenerative Engineering, and the UConn Stem Cell Institute. He also serves as Investigator Advocate for Connecticut Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (CICATS). In addition, he has held editorial positions on several international peer-reviewed journals. Before joining UConn Health, he was a Research Associate in the Cell Biology Department at the University of Virginia. His broad research interests are tissue engineering, regenerative medicine, drug delivery, biochemistry and cellular molecular biology. He has authored 43 publications in these areas. Research grants from NIH, NSF, State of Connecticut, and private foundation support his research program. His current research includes musculoskeletal regeneration using inductive small molecules and osteotropic nanoscale drug delivery systems. He is a board member of the Regenerative Engineering Society and a regular member of the Biomedical Engineering Society.

If you registered for a seminar that you are unable to attend, please email us at least 48 hours before the scheduled date.

Summer 2017 Seminar Series sponsored by the Connecticut Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (CICATS) at UConn