School of Medicine
Breaking Down Barriers to Healthcare for the Incarcerated
December 9, 2014
UConn is taking the lead in treatment of incarcerated patients with its Center for Correctional Health Networks.
The Sounds of Innovation: How UConn Research Is Resurrecting Antique Musical Instruments
November 13, 2014
A partnership between medical technology engineers and music scholars has led to an unprecedented method for bringing antique musical instruments back to life.
Enhancing Diversity in the Biomedical Workforce
October 24, 2014
UConn’s CICATS is among a select group of institutions to take part in a new NIH initiative.
UConn Researcher Receives NIH Pioneer Award
October 7, 2014
Dr. Cato T. Laurencin has won a National Institutes of Health award for his ‘exceptionally creative’ work in regenerative engineering.
UConn Researchers Develop Personalized Ovarian Cancer Vaccines
October 6, 2014
The first genomics-driven personalized medicine clinical trial in immunotherapy of ovarian cancer begins at UConn Health this fall.
Hartford’s Burgdorf Clinic is Rooted in the Community
August 27, 2014
An urban garden outside a North End clinic for the underserved provides fresh produce and education on nutrition and health.
UConn Health Celebrates Cancer Survivors
June 17, 2014
UConn basketball coach Kevin Ollie spoke about his own family’s experiences with cancer during Cancer Survivors Day last week.
Developing a Medical School Curriculum for the 21st Century
April 10, 2014
Renovating UConn Health’s academic building, along with the curriculum, is part of the changes taking place at the medical school.
Interprofessional Health Care
March 26, 2014
AHEC students work and learn in interprofessional teams to provide care for the urban underserved.
Chair Named for Orthopaedic Surgery and New England Musculoskeletal Institute
August 7, 2013
Dr. Augustus Mazzocca is an internationally recognized expert in shoulder and elbow surgery and a graduate of UConn’s medical school and orthopaedic surgery residency program.
Stem Cells That “Fool” Immune System May Provide Vaccination for Cancer
November 23, 2009
A study by Health Center immunology experts Bei Liu and Zihai Li is the first to involve human stem cells in vaccinating against colon cancer.