UF Researcher Creates Program to Reduce Risk of Cognitive Loss after Anesthesia

PeCAN to protect patients? It’s not as nutty as it sounds…

University of Florida Vice President of Research Dr. David Norton presents the “Invention of the Year” award to Dr. Catherine Price for her PeCAN program that determines a patient’s risk for cognitive impairment from anesthesia.
Dr. David Norton with “Invention of the Year” awardee Dr. Catherine Price. (Photo by marketing intern Andrea Dautant)
Dr. David Norton with “Invention of the Year” awardee Dr. Catherine Price. (Photo by marketing intern Andrea Dautant)
Marketing interns Kyle Chambers and Denielle Smith interview the inventor
Marketing interns Kyle Chambers and Denielle Smith interview the inventor
Marketing interns Kyle Chambers and Denielle Smith interview an inventor behind the scenes of Standing InnOvation, an event honoring UF inventors. (Photo by marketing intern Andrea Dautant.)

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