UK CCTS Conference

UK Center for Clinical and Translational Science presents the
9th Annual CCTS Spring Conference and 4th Annual ATRN Summit:

“Addressing Health Disparities in Appalachia”

Thursday, March 27, 2014
Lexington Convention Center, 3rd Floor

Call for Research Mentor Award Nominations(Due 2/28/14)
Call for Abstracts (Due 3/3/14)
Conference Registration (Due 3/20/14)

Who should attend: This scientific-based conference is open to interested faculty, research personnel, trainees/scholars and administrators. It is also open to those in government agencies, private foundations and community organizations.

CCTS Spring Conference/ATRN Summit Schedule of Events:

Full Schedule

8:30 - 9:00 am Registration and Breakfast
9:00 - 11:30 Current Translational Research in Appalachia
11:45 - 1:15 pm Lunch, Mentor Recognition & Keynote Address

Irene Dankwa-Mullan, MD, PhD
Acting Director, Division of Scientific Programs,
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities,
National Institutes of Health

1:30 - 3:30 Research Roundtables and Scholar Presentations
3:30 - 5:30 Poster Session/Networking/Afternoon Tea


Registration: There is no fee to attend the conference.  However, all individuals who wish to attend the conference must register on-line at the link below.  Registrations are due by Thursday, March 20, 2014.

To register to attend the conference, click here.

Logistics / Attending an event at the Lexington Convention Center

The CCTS Spring Conference will be held in the level 3 meeting rooms of the Lexington Convention Center.

Parking: You may park for free in the Manchester Street Parking Lot, or for a fee in the High Street parking lot.

Hotels near the Lexington Convention Center:


For assistance, please contact:
Ryan Vicini