UCLA Health Company Profile

06:50 EDT 25th September 2018 | BioPortfolio

UCLA Health has provided high-quality health care and the most advanced treatment options to the people of the greater Los Angeles region and the world for more than 60 years. UCLA Health includes four hospitals on two campuses -- Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center; UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica; Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA; and Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA -- and more than 150 primary and specialty offices throughout Southern California. UCLA Health is consistently ranked as one of the top hospitals and the best in the western United States in the national rankings by U.S. News and World Report.

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UCLA receives generous gift to develop new state-of-the-art space for training medical students

A $20 million commitment from Eugene and Maxine Rosenfeld will enable UCLA Health Sciences to enhance its ability to provide simulation training to future health care professionals.

UCLA-led study suggests unexpected reason for reduction in cardiovascular health disparities

The nation's overall cardiovascular health worsened from 1988 to 2014, with disparities among racial and ethnic groups dropping slightly. But the reduction in disparities was due to worsening health a...

Nanostructures created at UCLA could make gene therapies safer, faster & more affordable

(University of California - Los Angeles Health Sciences) UCLA scientists have developed a new method that utilizes microscopic splinter-like structures called 'nanospears' for the targeted delivery of...

MediciNova and UCLA to conduct trial of MN-166 for AUD

MediciNova, in partnership with researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), US, is set to begin a clinical...Read More... The post MediciNova and UCLA to conduct trial of MN-166 f...

UCLA professor shares five facts about ovarian cancer

Ovarian cancer can be beat. Dr. Sanaz Memarzadeh, a UCLA professor in obstetrics and gynecology and member of the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, is convinced of it.

UCLA researchers develop mechanism for characterizing function of rare tumor cells

(University of California - Los Angeles Health Sciences) UCLA researchers have created a quick and effective mechanism to measure how these circulating tumor cells perform functions that drive cancer.

UCLA researchers use search engines, social media to predict syphilis trends

(University of California - Los Angeles Health Sciences) UCLA-led research finds that internet search terms and tweets related to sexual risk behaviors can predict when and where syphilis trends will ...

How small molecule halts spread of toxic protein associated with Alzheimer's progression

(University of California - Los Angeles Health Sciences) Researchers at the UCLA School of Nursing and the department of neurology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA have reported a promis...

PubMed Articles [3570 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Recommended Reading from the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Fellows.

Loneliness in schizophrenia: Construct clarification, measurement, and clinical relevance.

Loneliness is a highly prevalent experience in schizophrenia. Theoretical models developed in the general population propose that loneliness is tantamount to a feeling of being unsafe, is accompanied ...

Proposal to Reduce Adult Immunization Barriers in California.

Adult vaccination rates in the United States are consistently lower than the National Healthy People 2020 goals. Barriers to adult vaccination include inconsistency of insurance coverage of adult vacc...

Ronald W. Busuttil, MD, PhD: William P. Longmire, Jr, Chair of Surgery, Chief of Liver and Pancreas Transplantation, Director, UCLA-Dumont Transplant & Liver Cancer Center.

Implementing enhanced education to improve the UCLA Preschool Vision Program.

To examine whether educational pamphlets and videos for adults can increase follow-up rates for eye examinations among preschool children.

Clinical Trials [3029 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Writing About Experiences and Health in Older Adults

UCLA researchers looking for healthy females (age 60+) to participate in a study investigating how writing about your experiences may be related to your health. Once a week for 6 weeks, p...

Geriatric Communication Skills Training Program for Oncology Clinicians

The purpose of this study is to learn more about the effects of a training program designed to help doctors communicate better with older patients and their caregivers.

Pediatric Bipolar Disorder Study at UCLA

The UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience in Los Angeles, CA, is conducting a study looking at similarities and differences in how the brain works between bipolar disorder and attention de...

Hemi-Gland Cryoablation for Prostate Cancer at UCLA

This is a prospective data collection of men who are electing to undergo prostate hemi-gland cryoablation. The purpose of this observational research study is to investigate the localized...

Web-Based Survey of Pain, Stress and Complementary and Alternative Medicine

The investigators are inviting people with fibromyalgia, IBS, interstitial cystitis, chronic pain, and other chronic and recurring conditions to sign up and participate in a year-long Inte...

Companies [1814 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

UCLA Health

UCLA Health has provided high-quality health care and the most advanced treatment options to the people of the greater Los Angeles region and the world for more than 60 years. UCL...

UCLA School of Nursing

The UCLA School of Nursing is redefining nursing through the pursuit of uncompromised excellence in research, education, practice, policy and patient advocacy. Rated among ...

UCLA Extension

UCLA Extension is the continuing education division of the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA). We offer courses evenings and weekends in Westwood and downtown Los Ange...

UCLA Anderson School of Management

Celebrating 75 years of Business Beyond Usual, UCLA Anderson School of Management is among the leading business schools in the world. UCLA Anderson faculty members are globally re...

LA5 Rotary Club and UCLA Center for World Health

WHATThe UCLA Center for World Health and LA5 Rotary Club will host the West-coast launch of The Rockefeller Foundation–Lancet Commission’s report on planetary hea...

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