News & Events

2/12/2018
KPCC

​Features Igor Grant, MD

2/12/2018
San Diego 7

​Features Amy Leu, DO

2/6/2018
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine found a significant number of children across four regions in the United States were determined to have fetal alcohol spectrum diso ...
2/5/2018
KUSI

​Features Alan Shahtaji, DO

1/17/2018
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Howard Taras, MD

1/15/2018
San Diego Union Tribune

​Authored by Alan Shahtaji, DO

1/8/2018
Healthworld

​Features David Granet, MD

1/3/2018
Reuters

​Features John Pierce, PhD (Emeritus)

1/3/2018
Yahir Santiago-Lastra, MD, a urologist trained in neuro-urology and pelvic reconstruction, explains why offering a transitional urology program can increase compliance with disease management and redu ...
10/25/2017
Using advanced machine learning, a cross disciplinary team of University of California San Diego researchers developed technology that mined Twitter to identify entities illegally selling prescription ...
9/22/2017
More than 100 physicians from UC San Diego Health were named “Top Docs” in the annual San Diego Magazine “Physicians of Exceptional Excellence” annual survey. These physicians represent 45 diverse spe ...
9/1/2017
It's back to school time, which means time for questions. We asked O. Douglas Wilson, MD, pediatrician with UC San Diego Health, to address some common queries.
5/30/2017
One-third of American children are overweight or obese. Family-based treatment (FBT) has been considered the best model for the treatment of obese children as it provides both parents and children wit ...
4/4/2017
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, with a cohort of clinical collaborators from across the United States, have demonstrated the impact of low and high birth weights ...
10/28/2016
This month, we ask our experts’ advice about how to know when to go to the emergency department or urgent care, what’s considered a low risk birth and when to know if you need an Epi-pen.
10/21/2016
Thirteen years ago, Natalie made a wish that inspired her parents to found the Cystinosis Research Foundation. With their support, UC San Diego researchers are now developing a stem cell-based therapy ...
10/19/2016
In an effort to put the brakes on sobering statistics related to teenagers driving under the influence, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine will join forces with the S ...
9/6/2016
This month we discuss what to do when your child has outgrown a pediatrician, how to address computer vision symdrome, and what you should know about hot flashes.
7/13/2016
The University of California San Diego School of Medicine Center for Community Health recently received a $3.4 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to increase affordable food ...
5/9/2016
Working Mother

​Features Wael Al-Delaimy, MD, PhD

2/1/2016
Twenty-two University of California, San Diego scientists and physicians are among the 2015 listing of “The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds,” an annual compendium of “Highly Cited Researcher ...
10/2/2015
First introduced in the United States in 2007, electronic cigarettes have risen dramatically in part because they are popularly considered safer and more socially acceptable than combustible cigarette ...
8/28/2015
Back-to-school means back to making school lunches for many parents. It’s a daily challenge to create a midday meal that’s both nutritious and tasty - here are some tips to help satisfy the lunch box ...
8/27/2015
This month our experts talk about back-to-school health issues: vaccinations, adolescent sleep and heavy backpacks.
8/11/2015
Donald L. Durden, MD, PhD, pediatric researcher at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Moores Cancer Center has identified and developed a novel therapeutic target for neuroblas ...
5/7/2015
Research shows you and your dog are inhabited by similar microbes. Now you can both participate in scientific studies to help UC San Diego researchers learn more about how living with a dog affects hu ...
5/7/2015
The foods we eat and the drugs and supplements we take can interact with each other. Anyone who takes multiple drugs should review their medication regimen with a pharmacist and doctor to avoid harmfu ...
10/13/2014
SanDiego6
Features Janna Villano, MD
8/14/2014
Today
Features Aaron Schneir, MD
10/28/2013
UC San Diego Health System experts offer safety precautions to help parents and guardians make Halloween safe this year.

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