CAHNR provides many undergrad research opportunities

Various CAHNR students and faculty advisors/mentors are involved in undergraduate research projects. According to Associate Dean for Academic Programs Sandra Bushmich, undergraduates follow several avenues of exposure to research science. Some examples include students who do research for academic credit, through internship programs and as part of employment in a laboratory. Recent undergraduate research events […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today reported on Assistant Professor Lindsey Lepley‘s new grant to study how anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) rehabilitation can be improved to prevent the development of post-traumatic osteoarthritis. Lepley is on the faculty of kinesiology. Med City News ran an article co-authored by Professor Sherry Pagoto about digital health. Pagoto, who is on the faculty […]

CAHNR in the news

WNPR depicted Associate Cooperative Extension Educator Laura Brown. Also, she was quoted about the importance of a statewide trail use census. In 2017, the report showed that hikers, bikers and others took more than 1.4 million trips on Connecticut’s trails. See also Cheshire Herald. UConn Today reported on a Spring Valley Student Farm aquaponics project […]

Meet undergraduate student Megan Pattoli

Newly graduated pathobiology and veterinary science major Megan Pattoli is heading off to Yale University to begin a two-year patient-oriented research position, focusing on renal dysfunction in heart failure patients. She’s looking forward to a new experience to help prepare her for medical school. Viewing medicine as an intersection of science and service, Pattoli plans […]