About Bioscience Connecticut

The groundbreaking for the first of the Bioscience Connecticut Construction projects on June 11, 2012.

Jobs Today, Economic Growth Tomorrow, Innovation for the Future

Bioscience Connecticut bolsters Gov. Malloy’s vision to reinvent the Connecticut economy by harnessing the impressive research resources across our state and, at the same time, helps to secure UConn Health’s future as a top tier academic medical center. Elements of the plan include:

Bioscience Innovation

By renovating existing UConn Health facilities to increase research capacity and productivity, increasing the number of basic and clinical/translational scientists, and expanding incubator facilities to foster new business start-ups.

Improving Access to State-of-the-Art Health Care in Connecticut

By constructing a new hospital tower and ambulatory care facility, renovating the John Dempsey Hospital and implementing several new community-based programs aimed at addressing pressing health care needs.