Faculty Spotlight

Dennis D'Amico
My primary research and outreach efforts focus on improving the safety and quality of cheese. For more than a decade I have worked extensively with small to very-small producers on product continue…

Research Spotlight

Develop genetic transformation and gene editing technologies for cannabis plants to improve composition and quantity of various cannabinoids, and to develop other traits beneficial to medicinal and industrial applications. continue…

Student Research

Research conducted alongside faculty is a significant part of the graduate student experience. CAHNR supports student research in the broad field of agricultural sciences, forestry and human and animal health.

CAHNR Impacts

Research achievements and outcomes addressing food security, food safety, natural resources, nutrition, human health, and the environment.

International Research

In Cuba with Biostatistician Tania Huedo-Medina

Cuba has had extraordinary success in communicating important health messages around preventing things like HIV, obesity, and addiction to its citizens, but ...


Awards and achievements in CAHNR

January 10, 2020

CAHNR students selected as 2020 University Scholars UConn announced the 2020 University Scholars. The University Scholar Program is one of the most prestigious programs for undergraduates at UConn. Available to students from all of the University’s schools and colleges, the University Scholar Program allows students to design and pursue an in-depth research or creative project and […]