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Louisiana Biomedical Collaborative Research Program (LBCRP) Workshop - September 8, 2016

Released: Wednesday, September 07, 2016



8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

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LSU Digital Media Center Theatre
340 East Parker Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70803


The LBCRP will be hosting a workshop highlighting presentations on 19 collaborative research projects.  The LSU Biomedical Collaborative Research Program (LBCRP) funds collaborative research grants between LSU, LSU Health Sciences Center-New Orleans (LSUHSC-NO), and the Pennington Biomedical Research Center (PBRC). The goal of the program is to promote interdisciplinary and other team approaches to biomedical research.
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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