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The Amazonian Center of Excellence for Malaria Research, headed by Joseph Vinetz, MD, professor of medicine and tropical disease specialist at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, wi ...
With April designated as National Distracted Driving Awareness month, a team of researchers at the Training, Research and Education for Driving Safety (TREDS) program at University of California San D ...
Using the gene-editing tool CRISPR/Cas9, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Shiley Eye Institute at UC San Diego Health, with colleagues in China, have reprogramm ...
Rock star drummer Rikki Rockett feels very lucky to be on tour with his band, Poison. A year ago, he didn’t know if he would survive tongue cancer but after participating in an immunotherapy clinical ...
The Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit organization that advocates quality, safety and transparency in the U.S. health care system, has named UC San Diego Health to its biannual list of hospitals with the hi ...
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Health Features

N Equals One Podcast: Brain Tumors

Grad student Tiffany Taylor talks about her research on glioblastoma and how her findings might help doctors make better use of existing treatments.

Jonathan Watanabe, PharmD, PhD, of the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, shares his advice on finding the most effective drugs at the best prices, before the pharmacist rings you ...
An Orange County resident is airlifted to UC San Diego Health in need of an emergency quadruple bypass surgery. Find out how technology and a multidisciplinary team saved his life when every second co ...
UC San Diego Health recently engaged in a social experiment to encourage employees to think about the meaning of life. The goal was to raise awareness of the need for advanced care planning for both e ...
Monica and Michail recently reunited with the UC San Diego Health liver transplant team to express their gratitude for the lifesaving care they received.
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Scientific American

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San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Patty Maysent, CEO

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