Dr. Melinda Kavanaugh featured in UWM Report

A wonderful story was written by the UWM Report covering the important work that Dr. Kavanaugh is doing with young caregivers. “Very little is known about the million-plus American children providing significant medical care for adults. Melinda Kavanaugh wants to change… Read More

Dr. Scott Strath Awarded $2.8m Grant

Congratulations to our CATR Director, Dr. Scott Strath, who recently received R01 funding from the National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute totaling $2.82 million! The award starts April 1, 2017 and will go through March 31, 2022.  The title of… Read More

Dr. Kevin Keenan selected for RACAS Award

Congratulations to Dr. Kevin Keenan, who was recently notified that he has been selected for a Research and Creative Activities Support award for his proposal “Neural mechanisms contributing to falls in older adults”, totaling over $15,000 between July 2017 and December… Read More

Dr. Melinda Kavanaugh Interviewed on WPR

Dr. Melinda Kavanaugh, Center Scientist, was interviewed in July on Wisconsin Public Radio regarding the role that children sometimes play as caregivers for sick and disabled adults and elderly family members. Listen to the interview here: http://www.wpr.org/how-recognize-and-support-children-who-act-caregivers

CHS Research Symposium 2016

Photo credit: Chris Cho, May 6, 2016 On Friday, May 6, 2016, students of CATR Scientists presented their research at the CHS Spring Research Symposium. The work of CATR Scientists and their students were represented on thirteen posters by undergraduate… Read More