UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science

7th Annual Research Retreat

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

7:30 am - 3:00 pm

Albert Sherman Center

University of Massachusetts Medical School

The UMCCTS 7th Annual Research Retreat  is held each year in mid-May. The Retreat features a full-day of programs comprised of keynote address, concurrent mini symposia, and poster session from researchers, clinicians, nurses, other professionals, and students from across the 5-UMass campuses, UMass Memorial Medical Center, Baystate Medical Center, community engagement agencies, and other educational institutions. Attendees will have an opportunity for audience participation, networking and collaboration.

Retreat objectives include:

  • Provide a forum for trans-disciplinary researchers across the translational spectrum to present and discuss their work
  • Provide a forum for networking and new collaborations
  • Identify barriers to effective translation of research
  • Improve approaches to analysis and data collection

Joint providership by the UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science and Office of Continuing Medical Education, University of Massachusetts Medical School.

This Retreat is supported by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health, through Grant # UL1-TR001453.  The content is solely the responsibility of the organizers and does not necessarily represent the official views of the NIH.