Ira Morrison

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UConn Health and JAX Commemorate Joint Fight Against COVID-19

Speakers at ceremony reflect on collaborative JAX/UConn Health accomplishments, which include administering more than 1.5 million SARS-COV-2 tests and over 40,000 vaccinations

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UConn Health Awards Roundup October 2021

UConn School of Medicine and School of Dental Medicine recipients continue to shine and are being recognized for their efforts!

Senescent Cell Tissue Mapping Will Facilitate Study of Aging and Chronic Diseases

UConn Health and The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine assume key roles, share in $13.5 million NIH grant with top medical centers

UConn Health Recognized Nationally for Digital Advances in Ambulatory Tools

UConn Health’s successful deployment of technologies and strategies is being recognized nationally, and reflects meaningful clinical and efficiency outcomes.

A younger man holds an older man's hands on a bed. UConn Health researchers have received a grant to investigate new methods of addressing health complications that come with aging.

Training the Next Generation of Health Providers and Scientists in Aging and Geroscience

National Institutes on Aging award reflects the growth and maturity of UConn's multidisciplinary aging research efforts and leadership in geroscience

Article Published in Nature Aging Journal Features Work by UConn Center on Aging Researchers

Article documents studies on the biology of aging and longevity, examining aging at a biological level and exploring efforts at harnessing those biological processes to prolong life span and health span.

UConn Health researcher Wendy Mok has received the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director’s New Innovator Award for her research involving bacterial interactions and antibiotic persistence..

UConn Health Researcher Receives NIH Director’s New Innovator Award for her Work on Antibiotic Treatment Failure

Exploring new technologies and methods for reducing antibiotic treatment failures could lead to significant breakthroughs in responding to this worsening global public health challenge.

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UConn Health Researcher Focuses on Enhanced N95 Mask Protection

A UConn Health researcher has won a federal grant to develop respirator masks that could help mitigate the spread of airborne illnesses like COVID-19

Federal Funding Renewed for Center of Excellence Dedicated to Worker Health and Wellbeing

An interdisciplinary team has received renewed federal funding to explore the complex factors that influence employee health, safety and well-being, developing and testing participatory methods within organizations to promote worker health and safety.

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UConn Health Commemorates 20 Years Since 9/11 Attacks

Reflecting on a generational trauma, two decades later