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LA CaTS Senior Investigator Update-September 24, 2018

Released: Thursday, June 14, 2018

Save the date for the LA CaTS Senior Investigator Update to be held at:

Tulane University Medical School
1430 Tulane Avenue, in
Room 6001 on
Monday, September 24, 2018 from
11:00 a.m – 2:30 p.m.

This event will feature national experts in the field speaking on the following topics:

Lunch will be served for all participants.

Individual will be able to participate through webinar if they are unable to attend in person.

To register, please visit:

For more information, please contact 504-988-0200 or

Agenda is here.


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