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LA CaTS Showcase & Networking Social Coming to New Orleans on April 16, 2019

Released: Monday, April 08, 2019

The LA CaTS Center Research Community is invited to the LA CaTS Showcase & Networking Social on April 16, 2019 from 4:00-5:30pm at Tulane University, part of the 2019 Annual External Advisory Committee Meeting. The LA CaTS Showcase will feature LA CaTS Center pilot and scholar projects. The event is also a networking opportunity for researchers to meet and interact with other investigators, LA CaTS Center leadership, cores and resources, as well as our external advisors in attendance.

Register Today by April 8, 2019. If registering after the deadline, contact info@LACaTS.org.

*Please note the poster session is open to everyone at LA CaTS member institutions, but the full day meeting on April 17th is only open to LA CaTS KCA leaders, faculty and staff members. If you have trouble with the registration link, contact us at info@LACaTS.org.

 


Tulane Campus Map

Parking on April 16th (ONLY): Murphy Building, 131 S Robertson St.  (#9 on map)
The entrance is on Cleveland Avenue.  Registrants can park in any spots not marked “Reserved.”  Registrants will receive a ticket to leave the garage at the registration desk each day.

Directions to the Murphy Building
Take I-10 E toward New Orleans/Business District.  Keep left to take US-90 Bus S/Pontchartrain Expy E via EXIT 234A toward Westbank/Superdome.  Take the US-90 E/Claiborne Ave exit, EXIT 13B-A, toward Superdome.  Keep left to take the US-90 Bus W ramp toward Westbank.  Merge onto S Claiborne Ave via the ramp on the left.  Turn right onto Cleveland Ave.  Take the 1st left onto S Robertson St.  Destination is on the left.  The parking garage is adjacent to the building and the entrance is on Cleveland Avenue.  Registrants can park in any spots not marked “Reserved.”  Registrants will receive a ticket to leave the garage at the registration desk each day.

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About the Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science (LA CaTS) Center
The LA CaTS Center is comprised of three primary collaborating institutions in the state, including LSU's Pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge, LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, and Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans – and also includes six research partners: LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, and in New Orleans, Xavier University of Louisiana, Children’s Hospital, Ochsner Health System, Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System, and University Medical Center.  The LA CaTS Center’s vision for Louisiana encompasses the strengths and capacities unique to each member institution and represents a unified, comprehensive approach for targeting prevention, care and research of chronic diseases in the underserved population.  The scholar program is supported in part by U54 GM104940 from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health which funds the Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science Center.  For more information, please visit www.lacats.org.