Program News

Urban Service Track Primary Care Leadership Award


December 4, 2021
UConn Officials Make Indoor Air Cleaners to Stop Spread of Covid-19 in Classrooms

October 29, 2021
Now I Know My I-P-E; My Journey in Interprofessional Health Education

September 20, 2021
Kids under pressure: These mental health resources are supporting students (Dr. Christine Crawford, National Alliance on Mental Illness, UConn School of Medicine Class of 2014 and Urban Service Track Cohort 4)

August 5, 2021
Not Just Another Day in the Park

June 9, 2021
‘Urban Service Talks’ (About Interprofessional Learning)

April 28, 2021
UConn Medical Students Gain Real-World Experience at FEMA Mobile Vaccine Clinic

April 28, 2021
Meeting People Where They are to Provide COVID Vaccinations

April 7, 2021
Power of a Phone Call: Medical Students Changing COVID-19 Patients’ Lives


October 13, 2020
UConn Pharmacy Faculty/Students Honored at Connecticut Pharmacists Association Awards

August 10, 2020
Health Professions Students form Community for Hartford Seniors during COVID-19

June 12, 2020
Devra Dang Awarded 2020 CETL Teaching Fellow Award

May 27, 2020
UConn School of Medicine Students Helping Patients during Pandemic


June 27, 2019
Devra Dang and Emily Perriello Named 2019 APPE Preceptors of the Year

May 6, 2019
Pharmacy Urban Health/AHEC Scholars Care for Connecticut’s Underserved in Hartford’s North End


November 15, 2017
CT AHEC’s Urban Service Track/AHEC Scholars Program received the 2017 Primary Care Leadership Award by the Connecticut Center for Primary Care for exceptional leadership qualities and application into practice. (Hyperlink no longer available.)

September 7, 2017
Thriving Urban Service Track Enters 2nd Decade at UConn Health


April 29, 2015
Urban Service Track presents 1st Annual Alumni Excellence Awards at Academic Year Closing Reception

March 29, 2015
Ledjo Palo, Fludiona Naka, Pooja Uppalapati, Himanayani Mamillapalli, Alexander Werne, and Joseph Everett Were School of Medicine and Dental Medicine Student Research Day Winners

March 28, 2015
Got Care Addresses Needs of Older Adults

March 13, 2015
Wellness Conference for Health Professionals

February 27, 2015
Urban Service Track Receives Community Leadership Award 


December 10, 2014
Urban Service Track featured in Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) "First Wednesdays Webinar"

Take a Look at the Urban Service Track Activities in the School of Social Work

October 6, 2014
The Connecticut Nursing Association presented Urban Service Track Their 2014 Public Service Award

UConn Today, April 28, 2014
Urban Health Scholars 'Pay It Forward'

UConn Today, April 11, 2014
Brushing Bunny' Helping Improve Children's Oral Health

UConn Today, March 27, 2014
Interprofessional Education and Urban Service Track

UConn Today, January 2014
Med Student’s Research Reinforces Commitment to Global Health


UConn Today, December 2013
Health Scholars Contribute $250,000 in Volunteer Hours to Medically Underserved

UConn Today, August 21, 2013
Urban Service Track Scholars Participate in Hartford Health Fair

UConn Today, October 24, 2013
Health Center Marks 20th Year Celebrating Primary Care Week

UConn Today, July 12, 2013
Urban Health Scholars Provide Community Care

UConn Today, January 3, 2013
Urban Service Track Students and Faculty Win Primary Care Awards


UConn Today, November 2012
Petra Clark-Dufner Wins Women Leaders in Medicine Award

UConn Today, May 3, 2012
Class of 2012 - Outstanding Student: Shamsul Arif, School of Pharmacy


UConn Today, December 2011
Health Care Screenings Provided by Urban Service Track at Dixwell/Newhallville Senior Center in New Haven

UConn Today, September 26, 2011
Jessica Johnson Recognized for her Commitment to Family Medicine

UConn Today, October 13, 2011
Primary Care Week to Focus on Innovation

Health Center Today, August 18, 2011
A Commitment to Community Service

Report of an Expert Panel, May 11, 2011
Core Competencies for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice

UConn Urban Service Track is featured in the discussion of Competencies, Learning Objectives, and Activities
(pages 26-29, UST is example C on page 29 of the document)

Spring 2011 Newsletter (page 7)
Senderos Center in New Britain recognizes Urban Service Track

UConn Today, April 25, 2011
Craig Folcik - Outstanding student in the School of Nursing and Urban Service Track Scholar

Health Center Today, March 3, 2011
Urban Service Track Members Present at ADEA’s Annual Conference


UConn Health News Archive, as published in UConn Advance, January 22, 2007
Medical School's Urban Service Track Builds Pipeline for Inner Cities