An InCHIP Virtual Meet ‘n’ Greet offers a convenient and efficient way to learn about an organization, department, or program at UConn or in the community. You can participate from any location as long as you can connect to the Internet. It provides an opportunity to build professional networks and enhance research teams.
Have an idea for a Virtual Meet ‘n’ Greet, a question, or comment?
Upcoming Virtual Meet ‘n’ Greet Event
InCHIP Virtual Meet ‘n’ Greet: UConn KIDS (Kids in Developmental Science)
When: Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 2:00-2:45 pm
Description: UConn KIDS is a group of researchers from more than 20 child development and behavior labs across UConn who share a focus on child development. A key element of UConn KIDS is the maintenance of a contact database of over 1500 families interested in participating in research. Researchers associated with UConn KIDS can request participants from this database at any time, which helps to lessen the challenges associated with recruitment.
E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to get the log in information for the Virtual Meet ‘n’ Greet or if you have questions.
Prior Virtual Meet ‘n’ Greet Events
UConn Brain Imaging Research Center (BIRC)
Monday, April 8, 2019
Featuring: Fumiko Hoeft, MD, PhD, Director of BIRC & Professor of Psychological Sciences
Description: Dr. Hoeft presented about the cutting-edge technology, methodological approaches, and training available through the UConn Brian Imaging Research Center (BIRC) on the UConn Storrs Campus. The technology includes a MRI/fMRI scanner, TMS, tDCS/tACS, and EEG. Dr. Hoeft showed a short video of the BIRC facility, discussed potential research questions that can be answered utilizing neuroimaging, and highlighted examples of research that has used the technology available at BIRC.
If you want to learn more about the InCHIP-BIRC seed grant, visit the InCHIP Seed Grant website. The letter of intent was due by Friday, April 26, 2019, and the full seed grant application is due by Friday, May 31, 2019.
Community Health Center Association of Connecticut (CHCACT)
February 13, 2019
Featuring: Deb Polun, CHCACT Senior Director for Policy and Outreach, and Rob Rioux, CHCACT Chief Operating Officer
Description: Deb Polun and Rob Rioux presented about the 16 Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) across the state of Connecticut, whose efforts their organization coordinates. Together, these FQHCs serve nearly 400,000 patients. They explained operational information about the Community Health Center Association of Connecticut (CHCACT) and detailed potential opportunities for collaboration with UConn researchers.
If you are a UConn researcher interested in partnering with an FQHC (or vice versa!), please e-mail email@example.com.
If you want to learn more about the InCHIP-CHCACT seed grant, visit the InCHIP Seed Grant website. The letter of intent was due by Friday, April 26, 2019, and the full seed grant application is due by Friday, May 31, 2019.