New survey shows that despite concern, most Angelenos trust the response of local officials to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Consistent with the protocols for infectious disease response, anyone identified as having had close contact with these individuals will be notified if they need to be isolated or tested.
Research brief: A UCLA study also suggests that more work remains to be done to protect U.S. families from high medical costs.
UCLA is closely monitoring the outbreak of COVID-19 and departments are working closely with local, state and national officials.
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UCLA prohibits official university travel to all regions for which the CDC has issued Level 3 Travel Warnings for the novel coronavirus.
The shields can be mass-produced using laser cutting and 3D injection molding, giving quick relief to health workers battling the pandemic.
The system aggregates input from the general public to help UCLA scientists find ways to fight transmission of the disease.
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Scott Cummings has been awarded the 2020-21 Fulbright-Schuman Chair at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy.
Researchers from the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center have been awarded a two-year grant for $1 million from the Prostate Cancer Foundation.
During a gathering on campus, leaders past and present of the Lewis Center for Regional Policy Studies commemorated 30 years of scholarship.
The California Complete Count committee instructs students who may be back home due to the coronavirus to report the address where they usually live while at school.
The report was sponsored by the Latino Policy and Politics Initiative and the Center for Neighborhood Knowledge at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs.
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Official messages and status updates from UCLA to members of the campus community.
Guidance for operations to the campus research community from the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative Activities.
These incidents were confirmed by medical professionals and reported to UCLA.
In lab tests, remdesivir appears to work against the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19.
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Resources for staff during to help with mental health and to continue doing their jobs.
UCLA is operating normally. On March 11, classes transitioned to remote learning. This remains in effect through April 10.
Bioengineering professor Jacob Schmidt is working with Douglas Daniels, director of the Lux Labs at the UCLA Library, to manufacture face shields.
Till von Wachter, director of the California Policy Lab, says that even with the CARES Act prolonged large-scale unemployment may still be hard to reverse.
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