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Switzer Prize Lectureship - "The Dark Side of DNA - How DNA Triggers Immune Defense and Autoimmune Diseases" - Zhijian "James" Chen, PhD
Title: Switzer Prize Lectureship - "The Dark Side of DNA - How DNA Triggers Immune Defense and Autoimmune Diseases" - Zhijian "James" Chen, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 19, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: NRB Auditorium

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.

17th Annual HIV CME Conference: Tough Decisions Made Easier Clinical Management of Treatment – Experienced Patients

December 17, 2019
Covel Commons, UCLA Campus
Los Angeles, California

This one-day symposium is designed to provide participants with relevant, reliable, up-to-date information on the clinical management of HIV-infected patients who have failed one or more antiretroviral regimens, or who have demonstrated some degree of resistance to one or more antiretroviral drugs or classes of drugs.

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.

Student Athlete Mental Health Summit

January 16-17, 2020
UCLA Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center
Los Angeles, California

The Pac-12 Conference, the NCAA, and the Office of Continuing Medical Education, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA will host a Mental Health Summit on January 16-17, 2020 at the Luskin Center on the UCLA campus. The conference provides a unique opportunity for a multidisciplinary exchange with the leaders in both research and the clinical care of competitive athletes as it pertains to mental health.

10th Annual UCLA Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course and Hands-On Workshop

January 25, 2019
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
Santa Monica, California
The MSK Ultrasound Course and Hands-On Workshop will review pertinent aspects of upper and lower extremity ultrasound critical for clinical application. This weekend course will include, in addition to basic MSK ultrasound of joints, current topics such as MSK ultrasound intervention, ultrasound of peripheral nerves, ultrasound of muscle, pediatric sports ultrasound, and MSK ultrasound economics.

Comprehensive Medical Care for Transgender and Gender-Nonbinary Patients

February 08, 2020
Tamkin Auditorium
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Los Angeles, California

The UCLA Gender Health Program presents an up-to-date, comprehensive and in-depth compendium of gender-affirming medical care. This course will feature sessions on gender-sensitive cultural awareness, behavioral health care, primary care, and medical and surgical gender-affirming interventions. All topics will be presented by members of the integrated, multidisciplinary UCLA Gender Health Program, to help providers from varied disciplines care for this population in a sensitive and effective manner.

Western Interventional Next Gen Symposium (WINGS)

February 08, 2020
Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Santa Monica, California

This one-day educational conference focuses on what is new and notable in interventional radiology. The conference will be separated into topic lecture sessions (in a rapid-fire format), panel discussions, and a best case/worst case session, where use of new and novel techniques will be featured in addition to morbidity/mortality.

Cool Topics in Neonatology 26th Annual Conference

March 06, 2020
Coronado Island Marriott Resort
Coronado, California

This is the twenty-sixth annual conference presented by the California Association of Neonatologists (CAN) and the AAP District IX Section on Neonatal-Perinatal Pediatrics. Internationally recognized speakers will present important clinical topics.

I3T Seminar/Research in Progress (RIP) - Patrick Chang, PhD & Jiaji Yu, PhD
Title: I3T Seminar/Research in Progress (RIP) - Patrick Chang, PhD & Jiaji Yu, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 12, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 53-105 CHS

BRI/Poster Session
Title: BRI/Poster Session
Date & Time: Nov 12, 2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Grand Ballroom, Ackerman Union

UCLA Joint Seminar in Neuroscience - "Differential Resilience to Perturbation of Circuits with Similar Performance" - Eve Marder, PhD
Title: UCLA Joint Seminar in Neuroscience - "Differential Resilience to Perturbation of Circuits with Similar Performance" - Eve Marder, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 12, 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Ackerman Union Grand Ballroom (2nd Floor)

Medicine Grand Rounds - "Disease Modifying Therapy in Type 1 Diabetes" - Carla Greenbaum, MD
Title: Medicine Grand Rounds - "Disease Modifying Therapy in Type 1 Diabetes" - Carla Greenbaum, MD
Date & Time: Nov 13, 2019 8:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location: B-130 RRMC

Neurology Grand Rounds - "Autoimmune Myopathy" - Andrew Mannen, MD, PhD
Title: Neurology Grand Rounds - "Autoimmune Myopathy" - Andrew Mannen, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 13, 2019 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: 1357 Gonda

CTSI Distinguished Speaker Seminar - "RAG Deficiency: When Immunodeficiency Meets Immune Dysregulation" - Luigi Notarangelo, MD, NIH-NIAID
Title: CTSI Distinguished Speaker Seminar - "RAG Deficiency: When Immunodeficiency Meets Immune Dysregulation" - Luigi Notarangelo, MD, NIH-NIAID
Date & Time: Nov 13, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: NRB Auditorium

Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds - "Changing Practice: Post-Treatment Surveillance" - Ritu Salani, MD, MBA
Title: Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds - "Changing Practice: Post-Treatment Surveillance" - Ritu Salani, MD, MBA
Date & Time: Nov 13, 2019 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: 13-105 CHS

RRMC Ethics Journal Club - “Should We Move From Patient-Centered Care to Patient and Professional Centered Care?” - Matthew Shea, PhD
Title: RRMC Ethics Journal Club - “Should We Move From Patient-Centered Care to Patient and Professional Centered Care?” - Matthew Shea, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 13, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6-6234, RRMC

Surgery Grand Rounds - "Reshaping the Breast Cancer Puzzle: Is Surgery a Necessary Piece?" - Minna Lee, MD
Title: Surgery Grand Rounds - "Reshaping the Breast Cancer Puzzle: Is Surgery a Necessary Piece?" - Minna Lee, MD
Date & Time: Nov 13, 2019 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: 73-105 CHS

Research Frontiers in Biomathematics Seminar Series - "Minimal functional driver gene heterogeneity among untreated metastases" - Johannes Reiter
Title: Research Frontiers in Biomathematics Seminar Series - "Minimal functional driver gene heterogeneity among untreated metastases" - Johannes Reitermetastases
Date & Time: Nov 14, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Location: Moss Auditorium | A2-342 MDCC

The Paul Torrens Health Forum - "Vaping and E-Cigarettes: Risky Behaviors and Public Health"
Title: The Paul Torrens Health Forum - "Vaping and E-Cigarettes: Risky Behaviors and Public Health"
Date & Time: Nov 14, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Tamkin Auditorium Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center 757 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095

MBI Research Seminar - "How is Electrical Signal Generated? Structural and Mechanistic Investigations of Nav Channels" - Nieng Yan, PhD
Title: MBI Research Seminar - "How is Electrical Signal Generated? Structural and Mechanistic Investigations of Nav Channels" - Nieng Yan, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 14, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: 159 Boyer Hall

Center for Occupational & Environmental Health and Environmental Health Sciences Seminar (COEHEHS) - "Metal(loids) in American Indian Tea" - Christine Samuel-Nakamura, PhD
Title: Center for Occupational & Environmental Health and Environmental Health Sciences Seminar (COEHEHS) - "Metal(loids) in American Indian Tea" - Christine Samuel-Nakamura, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 14, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: 43-105 CHS

JCCC/ Broad Stem Cell Research Center Seminar - "Keeping the Mucociliary Beat: Dynamic Wnt-Secreting Niche Regulated Airway Epithelial Homeostasis" - Brigitte Gomperts, MD
Title: JCCC/ Broad Stem Cell Research Center Seminar - "Keeping the Mucociliary Beat: Dynamic Wnt-Secreting Niche Regulated Airway Epithelial Homeostasis" - Brigitte Gomperts, MD
Date & Time: Nov 14, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 53-105 CHS

OHRC Musculoskeletal Research Seminar Series - "Development of Highly Potent Specific Human Kunitz Inhibitor of Fibrinolytic Enzyme Plasmin" - Sabai Vadivel, PhD
Title: OHRC Musculoskeletal Research Seminar Series - "Development of Highly Potent Specific Human Kunitz Inhibitor of Fibrinolytic Enzyme Plasmin" - Sabai Vadivel, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 14, 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: 154 BSRB

Integrative Center for Neural Repair Seminar (ICNR) - "Exploring Schwann Cell Precursor-Derived Enteric Neurogenesis in Post-Embryonic Development and Regeneration" - Wael El-Nachef, MD, PhD
Title: Integrative Center for Neural Repair Seminar (ICNR) - "Exploring Schwann Cell Precursor-Derived Enteric Neurogenesis in Post-Embryonic Development and Regeneration" - Wael El-Nachef, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 15, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 1357 Gonda

Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology (LNE) Seminar Series - "Sex-Specific Metabolic Functions of Adipose Lipocalin-2" - Karthickeyan Krishnan, PhD
Title: Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology (LNE) Seminar Series - "Sex-Specific Metabolic Functions of Adipose Lipocalin-2" - Karthickeyan Krishnan, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 15, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 63-214 CHS

UCLA Microbiome Center Seminar Series
Title: UCLA MICROBIOME CENTER SEMINAR SERIES
Date & Time: Nov 15, 2019 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: CNSI 5th Floor Presentation Space

La Posada
Title: La Posada
Date & Time: Nov 15, 2019 6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Geffen Hall, B36

Cell and Developmental Biology Club - "Using Actin to Put Our Heads and Hearts in the Right Place" - Margot Quinlan, PhD
Title: Cell and Developmental Biology Club - "Using Actin to Put Our Heads and Hearts in the Right Place" - Margot Quinlan, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 15, 2019 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: 130 MBI

Pediatrics Grand Rounds - "Autoimmune Polyendocrinopathy" - Maureen Su, MD
Title: Pediatrics Grand Rounds - "Autoimmune Polyendocrinopathy" - Maureen Su, MD
Date & Time: Nov 15, 2019 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: B-130 RRMC

Molecular Metabolism Journal Club - "Deficient Endoplasmic Reticulum-Mitochondrial Phosphatidylserine Transfer Causes Liver Disease" - Xu Xiao, PhD
Title: Molecular Metabolism Journal Club - "Deficient Endoplasmic Reticulum-Mitochondrial Phosphatidylserine Transfer Causes Liver Disease" - Xu Xiao, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 18, 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: 6-740 MRL

LNE/BRI Seminar: Vincent Harley, PhD - “SRY in the gonads and in the brain” - Vincent Harley, PhD
Title: LNE/BRI Seminar: Vincent Harley, PhD - “SRY in the gonads and in the brain” - Vincent Harley, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 18, 2019 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Gonda 1st Floor Conference Room (Gonda 1357)

RCMAR CHIME Methodological Seminar - "Estimating Individual Change" - Ron Hays, PhD
Title: RCMAR CHIME Methodological Seminar - "Estimating Individual Change" - Ron Hays, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 18, 2019 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: 1100 Glendon Ave Suite 850 Los Angeles, CA 90024

Simms/Mann - "Cancer: Insiders and Outsiders" - Michael Eselun, BCC
Title: Simms/Mann - "Cancer: Insiders and Outsiders" - Michael Eselun, BCC
Date & Time: Nov 19, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: B130 RRMC

Metabolism/Mito Super Group - "Novel Insights Into Mitochondria Fission & Sorting of Debris" - Alex Martorell, PhD
Title: Metabolism/Mito Super Group - "Novel Insights Into Mitochondria Fission & Sorting of Debris" - Alex Martorell, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 19, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: 27-200C CHS

Psychiatry Grand Rounds - "Street-Based Psychiatric Teams to Address Homelessness" - Elizabeth Bromley, MD, PhD
Title: Psychiatry Grand Rounds - "Street-Based Psychiatric Teams to Address Homelessness" - Elizabeth Bromley, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 19, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: C8-183 Semel

Neurology Grand Rounds - "Oligodendrocyte Dynamics and Repair in the Adult Brain" - Dwight Bergles, PhD
Title: Neurology Grand Rounds - "Oligodendrocyte Dynamics and Repair in the Adult Brain" - Dwight Bergles, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 20, 2019 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: 1357 Gonda

Surgery Grand Rounds - "What Should I Know About Improving Care and Outcomes?" - Clifford Ko, MD, MPH
Title: Surgery Grand Rounds - "What Should I Know About Improving Care and Outcomes?" - Clifford Ko, MD, MPH
Date & Time: Nov 20, 2019 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: 73-105 CHS

Medicine Grand Rounds - "Cardio-Oncology in 2019: The More We Know, the Bigger the Unknown" - Eric Wang, MD
Title: Medicine Grand Rounds - "Cardio-Oncology in 2019: The More We Know, the Bigger the Unknown" - Eric Wang, MD
Date & Time: Nov 20, 2019 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Location: B-130 RRMC

Head & Neck Surgery Distinguished Speaker: “Genomics and Targeted Therapy for Squamous Cell Carcinoma” - Carter Van Waes, MD, PhD
Title: Head & Neck Surgery Distinguished Speaker: “Genomics and Targeted Therapy for Squamous Cell Carcinoma” - Carter Van Waes, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 20, 2019 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Tamkin Auditorium B-130

Renal Grand Rounds - "The pathologic diagnosis and classification of monoclonal gammopathy of renal significance (MGRS) related disease” - Jonathan Zuckerman, MD, PhD
Title: Renal Grand Rounds - "The pathologic diagnosis and classification of monoclonal gammopathy of renal significance (MGRS) related disease” - Jonathan Zuckerman, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 20, 2019 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Alan Wilkinson Conference Room, 200 Medical Plaza, Suite 565

ICNG - "Chromatin modifiers in autism and combining pooled CRISPR screens with single-cell chromatin accessibility profiling" - Neville Sanjana, PhD
Title: ICNG - "Chromatin modifiers in autism and combining pooled CRISPR screens with single-cell chromatin accessibility profiling" - Neville Sanjana, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 21, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Gonda 1357

MBI Research Seminar - "Regulation of Protein Functions by 3’UTRs" - Christine Mayr, MD, PhD
Title: MBI Research Seminar - "Regulation of Protein Functions by 3’UTRs" - Christine Mayr, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 21, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: 159 Boyer

JCCC/ Broad Stem Cell Research Center Seminar - "Leverage Physiology for Bioresponsive Drug Delivery" - Zhen Gu, PhD
Title: JCCC/ Broad Stem Cell Research Center Seminar - "Leverage Physiology for Bioresponsive Drug Delivery" - Zhen Gu, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 21, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 53-105 CHS

Center for Occupational & Environmental Health and Environmental Health Sciences Seminar (COEH/EHS) - "Methods for Improving Antimicrobial Stewardship" - Olivia Ellis, MD, MPH, REHS
Title: Center for Occupational & Environmental Health and Environmental Health Sciences Seminar (COEH/EHS) - "Methods for Improving Antimicrobial Stewardship" - Olivia Ellis, MD, MPH, REHS
Date & Time: Nov 21, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: 43-105 CHS

Translational Research Seminar Series - "成功的药物开发 ... it’s all about translation" - Timothy M. Wright, MD
Title: Translational Research Seminar Series
Date & Time: Nov 21, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 13-105 CHS

Mindful Music Concert Series: Vintage Concept
Title: Mindful Music Concert Series: Vintage Concept
Date & Time: Nov 21, 2019 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: Semel Institute Auditorium 720 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA

Pediatrics Grand Rounds - "Impact of Special Olympics on Children with Disabilities" - Rolanda Gott, MD
Title: Pediatrics Grand Rounds - "Impact of Special Olympics on Children with Disabilities" - Rolanda Gott, MD
Date & Time: Nov 22, 2019 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: B-130 RRMC

Integrative Center for Neural Repair Seminar (ICNR) - "Stem Cells and Electrical Stimulation for Neuromuscular Regeneration" - Song Li, PhD
Title: Integrative Center for Neural Repair Seminar (ICNR) - "Stem Cells and Electrical Stimulation for Neuromuscular Regeneration" - Song Li, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 22, 2019 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: B-130 RRMC

Cell and Developmental Biology Club - "Metabolic Requirements of Thermogenic Adipocytes" - Claudio Villanueva, PhD
Title: Cell and Developmental Biology Club - "Metabolic Requirements of Thermogenic Adipocytes" - Claudio Villanueva, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 22, 2019 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: 159 Boyer Hall

I3T - "Don't Blame the Immune System: Type 1 Diabetes as a Disease of Beta Cells" - Bart O. Roep, PhD
Title: I3T - "Don't Blame the Immune System: Type 1 Diabetes as a Disease of Beta Cells" - Bart O. Roep, PhD
Date & Time: Nov 20, 2019 1:00 PM - Nov 26, 2019 2:00 PM
Location: CHS 53-105

CTSI Distinguished Speaker Seminar - "Immunotherapy for Heart Disease and Other Stories" - Jonathan Epstein, MD
Title: CTSI Distinguished Speaker Seminar - "Immunotherapy for Heart Disease and Other Stories" - Jonathan Epstein, MD
Date & Time: Dec 04, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: NRB Auditorium

ICNG - "Assembly and Function of mPFC Circuits" - Laura DeNardo, PhD
Title: ICNG - "Assembly and Function of mPFC Circuits" - Laura DeNardo, PhD
Date & Time: Dec 05, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Gonda 1357

Mindful Music Concert Series: Storyline Lyrics & Nostalgia
Title: Mindful Music Concert Series: Storyline Lyrics & Nostalgia
Date & Time: Dec 05, 2019 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: Semel Institute Auditorium 720 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA

Ovarian and other Gynecologic Cancers - "2019 Surgical and Medical Oncology Perspectives" - Joshua Cohen, MD
Title: Ovarian and other Gynecologic Cancers - "2019 Surgical and Medical Oncology Perspectives" - Joshua Cohen, MD
Date & Time: Dec 10, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: B130 RRMC

I3T - "Immune Stromal Cross-Talk at Tissue-Resident Lymphocytic Niches" - Ari Molofsky, PhD
Title: I3T - "Immune Stromal Cross-Talk at Tissue-Resident Lymphocytic Niches" - Ari Molofsky, PhD
Date & Time: Dec 17 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: CHS 53-105

Grants Submission Unit and Trial Innovation Network Office Hours
Get help with grant applications and clinical trials!
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.
Advancing Faculty Mentoring Practices Workshop
This workshop is for faculty seeking to examine, share, and strengthen their own mentoring practices. You will learn evidence-based approaches to research mentoring from the Entering Mentoring curriculum, which is specifically designed for research mentors across career stages. This training is recognized by the NIH and NSF for grant applications as evidence of a commitment to trainee mentoring, including trainees from diverse backgrounds. To RSVP please visit: https://bioscience.ucla.edu/advancing-faculty-mentoring
Follow the Latest Research and News Coming Out of UCLA Neurology on Twitter and Facebook!
The UCLA Department of Neurology is on Twitter and Facebook! Follow for the latest updates in research and papers from our faculty and staff, as well as news related to patient care and education.
The HCP-D project is enrolling kids ages 5-7
Get a picture of your child's brain! The HCP-D project is enrolling kids (ages 5-7) to discover how different parts of a child's brain are connected and how these connections change as the brain develops.
Breast MRI Study for 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.
Families expecting another child needed for infant development study
UCLA researchers are recruiting families with an infant less than six weeks of age. Infants must not be the firstborn child in their family and have no family history of autism. The study involves non-invasive MRI (during natural sleep), EEG, eye-tracking, and behavioral assessments in order to examine social communication skills in the first year of life. Participation in this study involves visits at 1½, 3, 6, 9, 12, 18, 24 and 36 months. Families will receive valuable feedback on their infant’s developmental progress, as well as $50 compensation for each visit and a picture of their baby's brain.
No-Cost BRCA Genetic Testing
The BFOR study offers no-cost BRCA testing to individuals who are: 25 and older, have least one Ashkenazi Jewish grandparent, and live in LA, Boston, NY, or Philadelphia. 
Do you have pain with vaginal intercourse or tampon use?
This is a research study about vestibulodynia, a condition where women feel pain at the opening of the vagina. They feel this pain regularly when there is pressure in the vagina – pressure from using tampons and/or pressure from sexual activity. Through this study, we hope to find out which medications work best to relieve pain from vestibulodynia, and also find out more about what is happening in the body when women have vestibulodyina.
Radiology Research Studies
Volunteers needed for future radiology studies. Scan the QR code to complete on-line enrollment.
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.
Optimizar Su Tratamiento Para La Depresión
OPTIMUM es un estudio de investigación para pacientes de 60 años o más con depresión difícil de tratar.
Yoga and Memory Training for Women
If you are a woman over the age of 50 suffering from memory concerns, you may be eligible to participate in a study of yoga and memory training at UCLA.
Tai Chi or Health Education & Wellness for Older Adults
Are you suffering from depression? Are you over the age of 60?
Optimize Your Treatment For Depression
OPTIMUM is a research study for participants 60 and older with difficult to treat depression.
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. 
UCLA Biodesign Innovation Fellowship - Receiving Applications
The Biodesign Innovation Fellowship is an exciting year-long entrepreneurial opportunity starting in Summer 2020 for experienced professionals in medicine, nursing, engineering, design, and business. We’re bringing together a best-in-class interdisciplinary team to prototype and develop technologies to solve challenging health care needs.
Food Allergy Seed Grants
The UCLA Food Allergy Center and the UCLA CTSI are accepting applications for the Food Allergy Seed Grants. The program is open to food allergy-related research projects including basic, translational, clinical or epidemiology/population research. Up to three seed grants will be offered in 2019-2020; recipients will receive up to $100,000 for one year.
Eisner Foundation Intergeneration Programs at UCLA Pilot Program - Due 11/15
The Eisner Foundation Intergeneration Programs at UCLA is soliciting proposals for one-year pilot awards that focus on intergenerational activities defined by engagement between two or more generations (e.g., children and older adults, older adults and college students). Proposed pilots can include support for research or program development/implementation, which must also include an evaluation of program outcomes.
Call for Applications: Tumor Immunology Training Program NIH Grant
The UCLA Tumor Immunology Training Program serves the UCLA community by providing a sound structure for integrating training in cellular and molecular immunology with clinical oncology. Our training program encourages trainees to develop and/or apply novel biological and molecular immunological technologies to prevent, diagnose and treat human cancers, or to use experimental tumor model systems to investigate the role and mechanism of fundamental biological host-tumor immune processes.
LAC DHS-UCLA CTSI-SC CTSI Implementation Science Award (LOI due)
UCLA CTSI, SC CTSI and the LAC DHS intend to issue two pilot grants of up to $75,000 each for up to one year to support the design and small scale implementation of interventions within DHS that will achieve the goals of quality, efficiency and patient centered care.
CTSI Catalyst Awards
UCLA Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) is inviting applications beginning November 1. Catalyst Grants support team-building activities that advance translational science and promote collaborations across disciplines and CTSI institutions. Awards will range from $100 to $5,000, depending on the nature and scope of the project. 
Request for Applications: UCLA RCMAR CHIME & UCLA CTSI Pilot Study Awards 2020-21
It is with great pleasure that we announce a Request for Applications (RFA) for one-year pilot-study awards of up to $45,000 for the academic year 2020-21! This award is sponsored by the UCLA Resource Center for Minority Aging Research/Center for Health Improvement of Minority Elderly (RCMAR/CHIME) (NIA AG021684) and the UCLA Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) (NCATS UL1TR001881). We encourage you to review the attached RFA for full details and consider applying. Otherwise, please assist us by forwarding this message and the attached RFA to your colleagues or posting it on your website. The application deadline is 12pm noon, Monday, December 2, 2019. Apply online at http://chime.med.ucla.edu/apply.