Zhan, who is an expert on health equity for the vulnerable, will start Aug. 1. She succeeds Linda Sarna.
UCLA leadership, faculty, staff and students displayed the resiliency, creativity and ingenuity that embody our values.
Kristen Choi says doctors and nurses should be prepared to discuss side effects with patients and reassure them about the vaccine’s safety.
“We’re proud to be assisting UCLA, which helps all people with the same high level of care,” said Mark Wittcoff.
A UCLA-led report calls for accreditation processes to include data on medical centers’ smoking cessation programs.
Kate Gieschen ’20, who graduated from the UCLA School of Nursing in June, reveals how she and other young health professionals have dealt with the coronavirus pandemic.
The road may have been long and winding, but for the former Marine, EMT and cop, the pull of nursing seemed like fate.
UCLA’s Catherine Carpenter gives us the lowdown on food safety, hygiene and nutrition in the time of COVID-19.
The program will be the only VA post-licensure residency program in the Los Angeles and Orange County area.
The Helen F. Shishino Centennial Scholarship has allowed Yuliana Estrada to spend her energies focusing on her work rather than worry about paying bills.
From Westwood to the Texas-Mexico border and Haiti, UCLA people are tackling global inequities, one heartfelt step at a time.
About 1,000 people were transported from homeless shelters to the clinic for physical, dental and vision care.
Jessica Chavez was introduced to UCLA School of Nursing while in middle school and 17 years later her life has come full circle, as she studies for her nursing degree.
Study by UCLA nursing faculty shows gardening had therapeutic effects for psychiatric patients.
Also in this section: stories on the L.A. Rebellion, veterans and climate change.
The UCLA School of Nursing research shows that underhydration and dehydration are likely to be under-recognized and could bring health problems ranging from urinary tract infections to frequent falls.
Q&A with Melissa Reider-Demer who was honored by the health care organization Press Ganey, which promotes clinical safety, patient experience and workforce engagement.
The research, conducted at the UCLA Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Program, also shows that the program was cost-neutral after accounting for its costs.
UCLA is now integrating three specialized schools into one course.
Christine Samuel-Nakamura and Mary Rezk-Hanna both earned their doctorates at the UCLA School of Nursing.
UCLA’s MarySue Heilemann, who was a delegate to the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, says the experience will influence her teaching and scholarship.
The research showed that a single session of hookah smoking increased heart rate and blood pressure; and significantly increased measures of arterial stiffness, a key risk factor in heart attack or stroke.
A UCLA study reveals why the story of ‘Catalina’ was dynamic, engaging, culturally appropriate and relatable to the women.
UCLA research provides critical knowledge for medicinal chemists to begin designing new drugs based on cambinol that are more potent than the molecule itself.
The $2 million gift augments the Shapiro Family Foundation’s previous giving to the school, which created a scholarship and established an endowment to fund programs in disability studies.