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Neurology Grand Rounds - "Evolution of Human Language from Animal-Proto Languages" - Jared Diamond, PhD
Title: Neurology Grand Rounds - "Evolution of Human Language from Animal-Proto Languages" - Jared Diamond, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 18, 2019 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: NRB Auditorium

Tropical Medicine Update for Savvy Clinicians

September 14, 2019
Neuroscience Research Building (NRB)
UCLA Campus

As international travel, migration, and global commerce continue to rise, U.S. physicians will increasingly encounter patients with tropical infectious diseases.

UCLA Review of Clinical Neurology

September 13, 2019 to September 15, 2019
Iris Cantor Auditorium
Geffen Hall, UCLA Campus
Los Angeles, California

The UCLA Review of Clinical Neurology is designed to provide a comprehensive and practical review for neurologists wishing to strengthen their proficiency in diagnosing and treating core disease states in neurology.

New Frontiers for the Fontan Survivor: Challenges, Opportunities and the Ultimate Destination of Heart/Liver Transplantation

September 21, 2019
UCLA Meyer & Renee Luskin Conference Center
425 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA

This one-day symposium provides a comprehensive update on the long-term issues faced by adult Fontan survivors.

Cutting Edge Interventional Solutions for Brain and Spinal Disease

October 12, 2019
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
Auditorium
Santa Monica, California

This course is intended to provide an introduction of and understanding in the endovascular/minimally invasive management of common diseases of the brain and spine.

UCLA Peritoneal Dialysis Symposium: Executive Order Ushers In a New Era for Kidney Health
October 19, 2019
Tamkin Auditorium
757 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, California

End stage renal disease (ESRD) is associated with significant morbidity, mortality, lower quality of life (QOL) and financial burden. Patients with advanced kidney disease have options including home dialysis, such as peritoneal dialysis (PD) and home hemodialysis (HHD), as well as transplantation.
13th Annual UCLA Liver Diseases Symposium

October 19, 2019
The Westin Pasadena
Pasadena, California

This symposium will serve as an educational forum for the Southern California physician community for the scientific exchange of information regarding the diagnosis, medical and surgical, and treatment of the most prevalent liver diseases.

Ninth Annual Fetal Echocardiography and Fetal Cardiac Screening Symposium at UCLA: Pearls from the Masters

October 26, 2019
UCLA Meyer & Renee Luskin Conference Center
425 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, California 90095

The Ninth Annual Fetal Echocardiography and Fetal Cardiac Screening Symposium at UCLA: Pearls from the Masters,” happily returning this year to the beautiful and spacious Luskin Conference Center in the heart of the gorgeous UCLA campus, will provide a fully updated, state-of-the-art program, presented by an esteemed multidisciplinary faculty.

Meeting the Challenge of Primary Care

October 23-26, 2019
Kaua’i Marriott Resort
Lihue, Hawaii

It is often said that the “common things occur most commonly” and nowhere is this not more true than in primary care. This four-day symposium will provide the participant with an update on common problems seen in primary care related to preventive medicine, rheumatology, internal medicine, and women’s health.

UCLA Symposium on Advances in Treatment of Aortic Pathology

November 02, 2019
Iris Cantor Auditorium
Geffen Hall, UCLA Campus
Los Angeles, California

This one-day CME course will present advances in endovascular technology, conservative management, risk control, and surgical alternatives available for treatment of aortic disease.

7th Annual UCLA Diabetes Symposium

November 16, 2019
Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel Santa Monica, California November 16, 2019
Diabetes poses a major healthcare challenge given its rising prevalence, cost, and risk of chronic complications and co-morbidities. Healthcare providers are required to address these concerns in a changing landscape of therapy and technology where treatments for diabetes continue to expand.

Personalized Nutrition in Primary Care 2019

December 07, 2019
Iris Cantor Auditorium
Geffen Hall, UCLA Campus
Los Angeles, California

Nutrition is the cornerstone of health and maintaining quality of life. Diet and lifestyle are central to preventing and treating many common conditions such as obesity, diabetes, heart disease, cancer and dementia. Recent research has demonstrated that more than 80% of patients with dementia also have cardiovascular disease or diabetes and excess body fat.

UCLA Steve Tisch BrainSPORT Program: Concussion Champions

January 11, 2020
Tamkin Auditorium
Ronald Reagan, UCLA Hospital
757 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095

The UCLA Steve Tisch BrainSPORT Concussion Champions CME course will prepare UCLA providers with the tools needed to effectively diagnose and manage youth concussions, as well as provide guidance on the appropriate referrals of complex cases to a multidisciplinary concussion program.

Psychiatry Grand Rounds - "Legislative Advocacy for Juvenile Justice" - Liz Barnert, MD, MPH, MS
Title: Psychiatry Grand Rounds - "Legislative Advocacy for Juvenile Justice" - Liz Barnert, MD, MPH, MS
Date & Time: Sep 10, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: C8-183 Semel

Neuromodulation Seminar - "The Future of Neuromodulation in the Treatment of Depression" - Jeff Daskalakis, MD, PhD
Title: Neuromodulation Seminar - "The Future of Neuromodulation in the Treatment of Depression" - Jeff Daskalakis, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 10, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: 37-413 Semel

Metabolism/ Mito Super Group - "Aim32 is a New 2FE-2S Protein that Facilitates Native Disulfide Bond Formation in the Mitochondria" - Vivian Zhang, PhD
Title: Metabolism/ Mito Super Group - "Aim32 is a New 2FE-2S Protein that Facilitates Native Disulfide Bond Formation in the Mitochondria" - Vivian Zhang, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 10, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: 27-200C CHS

Simms/Mann - "Working with your Primary Care Physician through a Cancer Diagnosis" – William Carroll, MD
Title: Simms/Mann - "Working with your Primary Care Physician through a Cancer Diagnosis" – William Carroll, MD
Date & Time: Sep 10, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: B130 RRMC

UCLA Head & Neck Guest Lecturer: “Outcomes Research in Rhinology” - Daniel Beswick, MD
Title: UCLA Head & Neck Guest Lecturer: “Outcomes Research in Rhinology” - Daniel Beswick, MD
Date & Time: Sep 11, 2019 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Tamkin Auditorium B-130

RRMC Ethics Journal Club - “Decision-Making Capacity” - Matthew Shea, PhD
Title: RRMC Ethics Journal Club - “Decision-Making Capacity” - Matthew Shea, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 11, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6-6234, RRMC

Surgery Grand Rounds - "Burns and Reconstructive Surgery" - Andrew Vardanian, MD
Title: Surgery Grand Rounds - "Burns and Reconstructive Surgery" - Andrew Vardanian, MD
Date & Time: Sep 11, 2019 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: 73-105 CHS

Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine Grand Rounds Presents - “Atrial Fibrillation Treatment: Drugs, Devices, Ablation” - Eric Buch, MD, FHRS, FACC
Title: Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine Grand Rounds Presents - “Atrial Fibrillation Treatment: Drugs, Devices, Ablation” - Eric Buch, MD, FHRS, FACC
Date & Time: Sep 11, 2019 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: Tamkin Auditorium B-130, RRUMC

Neurology Grand Rounds - "Non-Invasive Low Intensity Focused Ultrasound Stimulation in Disorders of Consciousness" - Martin Monti, PhD
Title: Neurology Grand Rounds - "Non-Invasive Low Intensity Focused Ultrasound Stimulation in Disorders of Consciousness" - Martin Monti, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 11, 2019 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: 1357 Gonda

Cannabis Grand Rounds - “Understanding Cannabis Use and Misuse in a Los Angeles Cohort of Young Men Who Have Sex with Men: Opportunities for Collaboration” - Pamina M. Gorbach, MHS, DrPH 
Title: Cannabis Grand Rounds - “Understanding Cannabis Use and Misuse in a Los Angeles Cohort of Young Men Who Have Sex with Men: Opportunities for Collaboration” - Pamina M. Gorbach, MHS, DrPH 
Date & Time: Sep 12, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Semel Auditorium

UCLA MSTP 2019 Annual Research Conference
Title: UCLA MSTP 2019 Annual Research Conference
Date & Time: Sep 13, 2019 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: NRB Auditorium

11th Annual Stanley G. Korenman MSTP Lectures - Elana J. Fertig, PhD & Li Zhou, MD, PhD
Title: 11th Annual Stanley G. Korenman MSTP Lectures - Elana J. Fertig, PhD & Li Zhou, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 13, 2019 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: NRB Auditorium

Heart/Lung Transplant Patient Education Symposium
Title: Heart/Lung Transplant Patient Education Symposium
Date & Time: Sep 14, 2019 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Tamkin Auditorium

Cardiovascular Theme Seminar Series - "Cardiac Microenvironment Supersedes Developmental Origin for Fibroblast-to-Cardiomyocyte Reprogramming" - Reza Ardehali, MD, PhD
Title: Cardiovascular Theme Seminar Series - "Cardiac Microenvironment Supersedes Developmental Origin for Fibroblast-to-Cardiomyocyte Reprogramming" - Reza Ardehali, MD, PhDReprogramming"
Date & Time: Sep 16, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: 53-105

Tarjan Center Lecture Series - "More About Adult Outcomes & Childhood Trajectories in Autism from 2 to 26" - Catherine Lord, MD, PhD
Title: Tarjan Center Lecture Series: More About Adult Outcomes & Childhood Trajectories in Autism from 2 to 26
Date & Time: Sep 16, 2019 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: 300 Medical Plaza, Suite 3200, 3rd Floor Marisa Leif Conference Room, Los Angeles, CA 9009

Molecular Metabolism Journal Club - "Pyruvate-Carboxylase-Mediated Anaplerosis Promotes Antioxidant Capacity by Sustaining TCA Cycle and Redox Metabolism in Liver" - Michael Shum, PhD
Title: Molecular Metabolism Journal Club - "Pyruvate-Carboxylase-Mediated Anaplerosis Promotes Antioxidant Capacity by Sustaining TCA Cycle and Redox Metabolism in Liver" - Michael Shum, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 16, 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: 6-740 MRL

Metabolism/ Mito Super Group - "Intragenic Suppressor Mutations Restore Coenzyme Q Biosynthesis and Function of the Putative Atypical Kinase Coq8" - Agape Award, PhD
Title: Metabolism/ Mito Super Group - "Intragenic Suppressor Mutations Restore Coenzyme Q Biosynthesis and Function of the Putative Atypical Kinase Coq8" - Agape Award, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 17, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: 27-200C CHS

JCCC Special Seminars - "NCI SBIR and STTR Information Session: Funding, Mentoring and Networking Assistance for Next-Generation Technologies" - Patricia Weber, DrPH
Title: JCCC Special Seminars - "NCI SBIR and STTR Information Session: Funding, Mentoring and Networking Assistance for Next-Generation Technologies" - Patricia Weber, DrPH
Date & Time: Sep 18, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 159 Boyer

UCLA Molecular Biology institute Special Seminar - "How to Get Published in Science Signaling & the Science Family of Journals" - Wei Wong, PhD
Title: UCLA Molecular Biology institute Special Seminar - "How to Get Published in Science Signaling & the Science Family of Journals" - Wei Wong, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 18, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: 159 Boyer

ObGyn Grand Rounds - "Postpartum OCD" - Eda Gorbis, PhD
Title: ObGyn Grand Rounds - "Postpartum OCD" - Eda Gorbis, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 18, 2019 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: 13-105 CHS

Renal Grand Rounds - "Contemplative Practices and Chronic Kidney Disease" - Keith Norris, MD, PhD
Title: Renal Grand Rounds - "Contemplative Practices and Chronic Kidney Disease" - Keith Norris, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 18, 2019 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Alan Wilkinson Conference Room, 200 Medical Plaza, Suite 565

I3T & UCLA CTSI - "Reprogramming Human Immune Cells with CRISPR" - Alexander Marson, MD, PhD
Title: I3T & UCLA CTSI - "Reprogramming Human Immune Cells with CRISPR" - Alexander Marson, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 18, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: NRB 132

Medicine & Surgery Grand Rounds - "Ethics & Professionalism" - Clarence Braddock III, MD, MPH, MACP
Title: Medicine & Surgery Grand Rounds - "Ethics & Professionalism" - Clarence Braddock III, MD, MPH, MACP
Date & Time: Sep 18, 2019 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Location: B-130 RRMC

CDI Scientific Seminar Series - "Enhancing T Cells for Solid Tumor Therapy" - Manish Butte, MD, PhD
Title: CDI Scientific Seminar Series - "Enhancing T Cells for Solid Tumor Therapy" - Manish Butte, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 19, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: A2-342 MDCC, Moss Auditorium

Pediatrics Grand Rounds - "Regulation of Allergic Responses to Food by Intestinal Bacteria" - Cathryn Nagler, PhD
Title: Pediatrics Grand Rounds - "Topic: Regulation of Allergic Responses to Food by Intestinal Bacteria" - Cathryn Nagler, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 20, 2019 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: B-130 RRMC

Malnutrition Rounds: Top 10 Things EVERY Hospital Staff Member Needs To Know About Malnutrition
Title: Malnutrition Rounds: Top 10 Things EVERY Hospital Staff Member Needs To Know About Malnutrition
Date & Time: Sep 24, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: RRH Tamkin Auditorium + video conferenced into SM UCLA Medical Center Auditorium.

Neurology Grand Rounds - "Friedreich Ataxia in 2019" - David Lynch, MD, PhD
Title: Neurology Grand Rounds - "Friedreich Ataxia in 2019" - David Lynch, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 25, 2019 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: 1357 Gonda

Anesthesiology Grand Rounds - "APSF's Top Perioperative Patient Safety Priorities" - Mark Warner, MD
Title: Anesthesiology Grand Rounds - "APSF's Top Perioperative Patient Safety Priorities" - Mark Warner, MD
Date & Time: Sep 25, 2019 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: B-130 RRMC

Medicine Grand Rounds - "Focused Assessment with Sonography for TB/HIV" - Tom Heller, MD & Danny Kahn, MD
Title: Medicine Grand Rounds - "Focused Assessment with Sonography for TB/HIV" - Tom Heller, MD & Danny Kahn, MD
Date & Time: Sep 25, 2019 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: B-130 RRMC

Joint Neurobiology/Physiology Symposium - "Let There Be Light"
Title: Joint Neurobiology/Physiology Symposium - "Let There Be Light"
Date & Time: Sep 26, 2019 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Gordon Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium

UCLA Computational Medicine - "Frontiers in Biomath Seminar Series" - Matteo Pellegrini, PhD
Title: UCLA Computational Medicine - "Frontiers in Biomath Seminar Series" - Matteo Pellegrini, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 26, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Moss Auditorium | A2-342 MDC

Integrative Center for Neurogenetics Seminars - "Biological Predictors of Psychiatric Trajectories in Danish Population Cohort of Individuals with Schizophrenia" - Wesley Thompson, PhD
Title: Integrative Center for Neurogenetics Seminars - "Biological Predictors of Psychiatric Trajectories in Danish Population Cohort of Individuals with Schizophrenia" - Wesley Thompson, PhD
Date & Time: Sep 26, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 1357 Gonda

Pediatric Grand Rounds - "The Limping Child" - Jennifer Beck, MD
Title: Pediatric Grand Rounds - "The Limping Child" - Jennifer Beck, MD
Date & Time: Sep 27, 2019 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: B-130 RRMC

UCLA STAR - "Fighting Fats: How SREBPs Influence Atherosclerosis and Fatty Liver Disease" - Michael Brown, MD & Joseph Goldstein, MD
Title: UCLA STAR - "Fighting Fats: How SREBPs Influence Atherosclerosis and Fatty Liver Disease" - Michael Brown, MD & Joseph Goldstein, MD
Date & Time: Oct 04, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: NRB 132

RRMC Ethics Journal Club - “Ethical Issues in Caring for Undocumented Patients” - Matthew Shea, PhD
Title: RRMC Ethics Journal Club - “Ethical Issues in Caring for Undocumented Patients” - Matthew Shea, PhD
Date & Time: Oct 09, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6-6234, RRMC

Drop-In Statistical Consults
Biostatistical consultations are available at UCLA every Wednesday and Friday, and appointments can be arranged at LA BioMed and Cedars-Sinai.
Fall 2019 - Biomath M261 - Responsible Conduct of Research Involving Humans
This ten-week course provides a thorough background in the ethical issues in research with emphasis on research involving humans.
Drop-In Statistical Consults
Biostatistical consultations are available at UCLA every Wednesday and Friday, and appointments can be arranged at LA BioMed and Cedars-Sinai.
Grants Submission Unit and Trial Innovation Network Office Hours
Get help with grant applications and clinical trials!
Recruitment for Year-long Fellowship Opportunities for UCLA Post-Docs in Global Health
The GloCal Health Fellowship provides aspiring global health researchers with outstanding interdisciplinary education and training in innovative research designed to improve health for populations around the world. The deadline this year for applications is November 8th, 2019 with a July 1st 2020 start date.
Weight Loss Study Volunteers Wanted
UCLA Center for Human Nutrition is seeking generally healthy volunteers 30 to 75 years of age who are overweight (BMI 27.0 to 35.0 kg/m2) and wish to participate in a weight loss research study.
Volunteers needed for Pediatrics Liver MRI/MRE Study
Drs. Kara Calkins, Holden Wu and their research team from the UCLA Departments of Pediatrics and Radiology respectively are conducting a study to learn more about liver disease in children.
Healthy Volunteers Needed for Cardiovascular MRI Research Study
This study aims to improve/optimize Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the heart and major blood vessels.
Volunteers needed for Brain Imaging Research Study
If you have no history of depression or bipolar disorder, no recent antidepressant/mood stabilizer use, and are between the ages of 20-64, you may be eligible to participate in a brain imaging research study. 
Volunteers with Depression needed for Sleep Deprivation Study
If you are experiencing moderate-to-severe depression for at least six months and are between 20-64 years old, you may be eligible to participate in a total sleep deprivation study at UCLA. 
Volunteers needed for Hearing Study
UCLA Department of Head and Neck Surgery is seeking generally healthy and normal-hearing volunteers who are willing to participate in a research study to evaluate how frequency mismatch affects spectral integration within and across ears.
The Habitual Diet and Avocado Trial is seeking volunteers
This is a nutritional study that examines the effect of avocados on abdominal fat and health outcomes related to cardiovascular disease. Up to $550 compensation.
Breast MRI Study for Healthy, Benign and Malignant Volunteers
We would like to offer you the opportunity to participate in Dr. Albert Thomas project titled: MR Imaging and Spectroscopy of Breast Cancer and Healthy Human Subjects that is being conducted at UCLA.
UCLA THinK Study
Research opportunity for families of children between the ages of 2-7. Data collection completed through smartphone application, compensation will be given.