Mentoring Core

The Mentoring Core is designed to stimulate basic and translational research in the State of Kansas via mentored, interdisciplinary research opportunities through three mentored training programs. These programs assist investigators at different levels, from postdocs to faculty, to help them develop new tools for their research and career advancement. The Core goal is to facilitate new clinical and basic science investigators to strengthen translational research in Cell and Developmental Biology in the State of Kansas, and ultimately to contribute substantially to the development of new approaches and strategies for improving human health.

Mentoring Core Contact

V. Gustavo Blanco, MD, PhD

Core Director

Interim Chair and Professor
Molecular and Integrative Physiology

University of Kansas Medical Center
Mail Stop 3043, 3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City, KS 66160
Phone: 913-588-7405
gblanco@kumc.edu