As she begins her term as the UConn School of Pharmacy’s new Pfizer Distinguished Chair in Pharmaceutical Technology, Diane Burgess says aspects of the pharmaceutical industry, like drug costs, are concerning. Her goals include promoting and growing pharmaceutical technology at UConn and promoting innovation and collaboration in the field … more

UConn Health professor of neuroscience Zhao-Wen Wang has received a grant for more than $2 million from the NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke to study the function of gap junctions and chemical synapses in C. elegans neural circuit … more

Frederick Gibbons, a health-social psychologist at the University of Connecticut, has received more than $3 million from the National Cancer Institute to study behavioral and social factors that impact epigenetic aging in African Americans … more