College of Health Sciences Shared Laboratory

Research in CHS shared lab

The new College of Health Sciences Shared Laboratory is officially open.

The lab is a dean’s office initiative meant to foster interdisciplinary research among faculty. The fully equipped 500-square-foot laboratory is amenable to both human subjects and biological research.

Researchers in CHS shared lab

Human subjects research is facilitated by a private office space designed for interviewing subjects, making measurements and collecting specimens. Biological research is facilitated by the adjoining wet lab space, equipped with a sterile hood, CO2 incubator, centrifuge, -80 degree freezer, high pressure liquid chromatography, microscopes and other necessary equipment.

CHS researcher with child

Contact Douglas Kuperman, PhD, laboratory manager, at douglas_kuperman@rush.edu for additional details.