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OVERVIEW

The research-intensive cores are an integral part of the scientific pipeline at The University of Kansas Medical Center. Beginning in 2017, the Senior Associate Dean for Research has hosted an annual event to highlight the scientific teams that manage the core facilities and directly contribute to the research mission on campus. In addition to showcasing core scientific services, the event has featured vendor talks in support of new technologies emerging on campus. Please watch for the next event so you can come to learn about our core services and experts!

WORKING TOGETHER TO OPTIMIZE RESEARCH

RESEARCH
CORE
SHOWCASE

May 15, 2019
10am - 1:30pm

HEALTH EDUCATION BUILDING B102

10:00 - Opening Remarks: Peter Smith
10:10 - Research Highlights: Andrea Nicol
10:40 - Core Poster Blitz and Preview
11:45 - NEW TECHNOLOGY! Super-Resolution STED Microscope: Leica - with LUNCH
12:45 - Core Services Poster Presentations and Networking

New Technology

Hear about the latest Confocal Core technology - a stimulated emission depletion (STED) super-resolution microscope!

Research Highlights

Learn about Dr. Andrea Nicol's research and the value added by cores and collaborations with core scientists

Posters

Converse with scientists from more than 30 cores at KUMC about services and techniques available to enhance your research

What is a KUMC Core?

collage of researchers

CORE (core) n. \ˈkȯr\

  1. A service facility that offers shared research resources, including technology, techniques and expert consultation to the KUMC community.
  2. An essential fabric of the research infrastructure at KUMC.

Learn more about the Cores available to you at KUMC

DID YOU KNOW...
There are over two dozen cores at KUMC!

Each core offers a variety of resources that may enhance your next grant or research project.