The Town of Farmington’s Business and Breakfast Series The University of Connecticut Health Center: A Time of Transformation & Affiliation, A Vision of Excellence Cato T. Laurencin, M.D., Ph.D. September 23, 2009 Thank you for inviting me:
The University of Connecticut Health Center: A Time of Transformation & Affiliation, A Vision of Excellence
Cato T. Laurencin, M.D., Ph.D.
September 23, 2009
400 Farmington Avenue - View from Front Entry (Schematic Design)
Schematic Design Rendering by Goody Clancy Architects
Landscape rendering by Flad & Associates
But - no amount of renovation can hide the fact that JDH is a 30 yr old facility with no major upgrades since opening. It is undersized and inadequate to accommodate today’s evolving standards of care and technologies, privacy concerns and patient/ provider expectations.
Securing the Future of UCHC and Transforming Health Education, Research and Clinical Care in the Region
Theone area in our state growing jobs is healthcare. The UConn/ Hartford Hospital proposal provides a chance to enhance our health care system and an opportunity to turn around our struggling economy by generating new jobs, increasing personal income, adding research funding and providing a significant net economic impact to the state and region.