Nearly 1,000 researchers, clinicians, students, trainees, community partners and local and national experts participated in the day-long, multidisciplinary event to share their findings and enhance collaborations.
For many Research Track participants, including third-year student Nash Laungani, participating in research has lead to real-world discoveries that continue to improve various aspects of the patient experience.
The event also featured six emerging UK researchers from the colleges of Arts and Sciences, Pharmacy, Dentistry and Medicine, who individually received pitch coaching by the Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship.
The 12th Annual Spring Conference of the CCTS was held with more than 800 researchers, clinicians, students and partners convening to discuss the theme of "Clinical Trial Networks and Team Science: Moving Discoveries to Interventions."
The Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science works to enhance understanding of science by helping train the next generation of scientists and health professionals to communicate more effectively with the public, public officials, the media, and others outside their own discipline.