Alumni

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today announced Paulo Verardi, an associate professor in the Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Science, and Joanne Conover, a professor in the Department of Physiology and Neurobiology, received a $1.7 million grant from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke to study the impact of postinfectious hydrocephalus on the stem cell niche of the […]

CAHNR in the news

Recent alumna Wanjiku “Wawa” Gatheru (Environmental Studies ’20) authored an article for Vice News on environmental scholarship. She describes mainstream environmental scholarship as reflecting the interests of the white and wealthy, largely excluding the lived experiences of people of color and indigenous peoples. The New York Times cited research by Assistant Professor Sandro Steinbach of the […]

Awards and achievements in CAHNR

Scientist to receive PSA Early Achievement Award for Research Assistant Professor Abhi Upadhyay of the Department of Animal Science was chosen by the Poultry Science Association (PSA) as the recipient of the 2020 PSA Early Achievement Award for Research. The award recognizes the achievements of PSA members in the early stages of their career in […]

Medical laboratory sciences graduates staff COVID-19 diagnostic labs across the state

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, those working in medical laboratories have garnered much more attention than usual. Many graduates of the Department of Allied Health Sciences (AHS) Medical Laboratory Sciences (MLS) program have found themselves in the middle of the pandemic, working as key members of healthcare teams fighting this novel virus. “One […]