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LA CaTS Webcast on Thursday, March 28th at 2:30pm

Released: Monday, March 25, 2019

SAVE THE DATE! The next LA CaTS Webcast is schedule for Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 2:30pm. Topic(s) to be presented are as follows:

"Investigator Access to Existing Data for Research" - Ron Horswell, PhD, LA CaTS Biomedical Informatics Core


Feel free to email any questions before or after that you have about the topics to For those unable to make the live webcast, it will be recorded and made available for viewing on the LA CaTS You Tube channel with a link on the LA CaTS Center website. If you have suggestions on topics or cores you would like to hear from, please contact us at

The link to join the meeting via Skype is below.

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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