Dr. Nicholas Bernthal was named the inaugural Jeffrey J. Eckardt, M.D., Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery.
Centennial Campaign for UCLA
The program provides financial assistance, mentoring and other support for more than 200 students.
Dr. Fady Kaldas has been named the inaugural holder of the Kelly Lee Tarantello Endowed Term Chair in Integrative Liver Transplantation.
Dr. Rachel Mednick Thompson is the inaugural chair holder.
The funds will support clinical and basic medical research under Dr. Rhonda Voskuhl, director of the UCLA Multiple Sclerosis Program.
The gift is from the estate of Lee Oetzel, who earned three degrees from UCLA, including a doctorate in psychology in 1953.
The gift, from longtime donors Maxine and Eugene Rosenfeld, supports care for older adults.
Dr. Arash Naeim, an oncologist and bioengineer, has been selected to hold the new endowed chair.
The Worker Equity Initiative will explore how government agencies and their partners help workers thrive in quality careers.
Courses will pair social justice teaching with community engagement and instruction in data literacy, statistics and computational research methods.
The gift will “strengthen our vibrant community of faculty and students dedicated to studying Taiwan,” said Min Zhou, director of the UCLA Asia Pacific Center.
The Ginsburg Center builds on teamwork among scientists and physicians to advance research, enhance patient care for genetic conditions.
The project is supported by a $3.65 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
“We’re proud to be assisting UCLA, which helps all people with the same high level of care,” said Mark Wittcoff.
The center, formed thanks to a $6.75 million gift, will foster artistic creativity, scholarship, performance and cultural expression.
The donation from Ken and Linda Suslow will help UCLA's Chase Child Life Program and create a patient emergency fund at UCLA Health.
The late Bernice Wenzel and Wendell “Jeff” Jeffrey, both UCLA professors, were well known for their longtime commitment to the university.
The gift is the largest ever contribution that a tribe has made to a law school and one of the biggest in history from a tribe to a university.
There have been 225 recipients of the scholarships since 1989. Another 13 recipients will begin their studies in the fall.
The gift from Hellman Fellows Fund will permanently endow the campus’s program, which supports research by junior faculty.
The new directors are Dennis Keegan, Christine Simmons, Zev Yaroslavsky, D’Artagnan Scorza, Cheryl Lott and Chau Le.
The Kellie Newcomb Hepper and Jeffrey Hepper Centennial Scholarship is open to undergraduates in any field who are struggling economically.
The gift will advance research being led by professors Anne Rimoin and Grace Aldrovandi.
The gift will support Herb Alpert School of Music cello students and UCLA’s Center for the Art of Performance.
The gift will support research aimed at understanding the SARS-CoV2 virus, developing methods to detect infection and creating therapies to treat infection.