About LA CaTS

Calendar of Events

*Events in gold indicate a professional development or educational activity

Events Archive

February 3, 2020
Applications Due for 2020 LA CaTS Roadmap Scholars Program

Submission: By email to CareerDevel@LACaTS.org (by 5:00pm)
Eligible Institutions: Pennington Biomedical Research Center, LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, Tulane University
Details: https://lacatsfunding.pbrc.edu/members/researchfunding/View.aspx?key=19c0af07-d2cf-4dd2-b850-a7ed8adda97d
Questions: Contact Megan Bronson, LA CaTS Research Navigator at CareerDevel@LACaTS.org or 504-988-6998

February 3, 2020
Pre-Applications Due for LA CaTS Pilot Grant Funding Opportunity (Round 9)

Submission: Email pre-applications to info@LACaTS.org
More information: https://lacatsfunding.pbrc.edu/members/researchfunding/View.aspx?key=a3d284e7-c50c-4308-b3ef-ade1b8a509d6
Questions: Contact the Pilot Grants Program at info@LACaTS.org

February 12-13, 2020
LA CaTS Center Special Workshop & Annual Meeting

Location: InterContinental Hotel, New Orleans, 444 St. Charles Avenue
Details: Feb. 12th (12pm-5pm): Workshop on conducting a multi-institutional trial throughout the LA CaTS network. Everyone is invited to attend.
Feb. 13th (8am-11:30am): Internal meeting & brainstorming sessions focused on the renewal. KCA Leaders should attend.
Registration: https://edc.pbrc.edu/surveys/?s=NDFTKLDRRT
Questions: Contact Tiffany Prather at info@LACaTS.org or 225-763-2979

February 13-15, 2020
Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (SSCI) Regional Meeting

Location: InterContinental New Orleans
Details & Registration: https://www.ssciweb.org/southern-regional-meeting.php

February 26, 2020
LA CaTS Baton Rouge Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, Clinical Research Research Building, Room M4063
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource, Dr. Betty Kennedy
Questions: Contact Betty Kennedy, PhD at Community@LACaTS.org or 225-763-2809

February 28, 2020
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Contact Tynesia Fields at Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5033

March 9-10, 2020
NIH/NIGMS Program Site Visit to the LA CaTS Center

Location: March 9th – Baton Rouge & New Orleans
March 10th – New Orleans
Questions: Contact Tiffany Prather at info@LACaTS.org or 225-763-2979

March 19, 2020
LA CaTS Shreveport Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members & CEOR Members
Hosted by: Terry Davis, PhD & Connie Arnold, PhD (Health Literacy Core)
Questions: Contact Dr. Arnold and Dr. Davis at Literacy@LACaTS.org

March 20, 2020
LA CaTS Professional Development Core Annual Retreat & Open Plenary Talk on “Using Social Media for Science”

Location: New Orleans, LA
Open to: The PD Core Annual Retreat is open to LA CaTS Roadmap Scholars, LA CaTS Professional Development Core & KCA Leadership. The open plenary talk is open to all LA CaTS Center member institutions.
Details: The plenary talk will be given by Paige Jarreau, PhD, Director of Social Media, LifeOmic & Science Communication Specialist, LSU College of Science. This year’s topic is "Using Social Media for Science". This event is free and open to the public. A light lunch will be provided for attendees preceding the talk. More details & registration to come.
Questions: Contact Megan Bronson, LA CaTS Research Navigator at CareerDevel@LACaTS.org or 504-988-6998

March 25, 2020
LA CaTS Baton Rouge Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, Clinical Research Building, Room M4063
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource, Dr. Betty Kennedy
Questions: Contact Betty Kennedy, PhD at Community@LACaTS.org  or 225-763-2809

March 27, 2020
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Contact Tynesia Fields at Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5033

April 14-17, 2020
Translational Science 2020: Association for Clinical & Translational Science (ACTS) Annual Conference

Location: Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington DC
Details & Registration: www.actscience.org/ts2020

April 20, 2020
LA CaTS Annual External Advisory Committee (EAC) Meeting

Location: Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA
Questions: Contact Tiffany Prather or Kieu Pham at info@LACaTS.org or 225-763-2979

April 22, 2020
LA CaTS Baton Rouge Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, Clinical Research Research Building, Room M4063
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource, Dr. Betty Kennedy
Questions: Contact Betty Kennedy, PhD at Community@LACaTS.org or 225-763-2809

April 30, 2020
LA CaTS Community-Engaged Research Symposium (Level 1)

Time: 8:00am-5:00pm
Location: Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA
Open to: Community members and all LA CaTS Center Member Institutions
Details: Save the date for the 2nd Community-Engaged Research Symposium hosted by the LA CaTS Community Engagement and Outreach Resource (CEOR) in Baton Rouge. Attendees will enjoy an awesome day of collective learning. Activities include a full day of free, interactive presentations and workshops for community members, investigators and scholars at all LA CaTS Center member institutions to learn about community-engaged research and its use as an effective tool to make real impact in advancing health equity.
Registration: Coming soon
Questions: Email the CEOR at Community@LACaTS.org

May 22, 2020
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Contact Tynesia Fields at Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5033

May 27, 2020
LA CaTS Baton Rouge Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, Clinical Research Research Building, Room M4063
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource, Dr. Betty Kennedy
Questions: Contact Betty Kennedy, PhD at Community@LACaTS.org or 225-763-2809

June 21-23, 2020
8th Biennial NIH/NIGMS National IDeA Symposium of Biomedical Research Excellence (NISBRE)

Location: Wardmark Park Marriott, Washington, DC
Registration: Opens February 2020
NISBRE Program Contact: nisbre@kumc.edu
Website: https://www.eiseverywhere.com/nisbre2020

June 24, 2020
LA CaTS Baton Rouge Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, Clinical Research Research Building, Room M4063
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource, Dr. Betty Kennedy
Questions: Contact Betty Kennedy, PhD at Community@LACaTS.org or 225-763-2809

June 26, 2020
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Contact Tynesia Fields at Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5033

July 22, 2020
LA CaTS Baton Rouge Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, Clinical Research Research Building, Room M4063
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource, Dr. Betty Kennedy
Questions: Contact Betty Kennedy, PhD at Community@LACaTS.org or 225-763-2809

July 24, 2020
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board Members, CEOR Members, Invited guests and speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Contact Tynesia Fields at Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5033

To add an event to the calendar, contact info@lacats.org.