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. It provides an opportunity to build professional networks and enhance research teams.
Two of InCHIP’s seed grant opportunities involve collaborative partnerships. To learn about the partnering organizations, please see the recorded Virtual Meet ‘n’ Greet events below.
Letters of intent for these seed grants were due on Friday, April 26, 2019. Full applications are due on Friday, May 31, 2019. For more information about the seed grants, see the Seed Grants website.
Have an idea for a Virtual Meet ‘n’ Greet, a question, or comment?
Upcoming Virtual Meet ‘n’ Greet Events
InCHIP Virtual Meet ‘n’ Greet: UConn KIDS (Kids in Developmental Science)
When:Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 2:00-2:45 pm
Supports family, child and school-based research.
- Promotes both clinical and nonclinical research.
- Maintains a contact database of families interested in
participating in research.
- Researchers associated with UConn KIDS can request participants from this database at any time.
E-mail email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.