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3rd Annual UCLA Solid Organ Transplant Symposium: New Era, Challenges, Innovations and Achievements
Title: 3rd Annual UCLA Solid Organ Transplant Symposium: New Era, Challenges, Innovations and Achievements
Date & Time: Aug 26, 2022 7:50 AM - 4:20 PM
Location:

15th Annual UCLA Liver Diseases Symposium
Title: 15th Annual UCLA Liver Diseases Symposium
Date & Time: October 15, 2022 7:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: Live In-Person & Live Virtual Learning
Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village
Westlake Village, California

Neurology Grand Rounds - "Neuroscience Meets Artificial Intelligence" - Matthew Botvinick, MD, PhD
Title: Neurology Grand Rounds - "Neuroscience Meets Artificial Intelligence" - Matthew Botvinick, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Jun 29, 2022 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Zoom

Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Affinity Group Seminar Series - "The BOLD fMRI Effect Derives From the Homeostatic Requirements to Support Non-Oxidative Glycolysis: Implications for its Use in Basic and Clinical Research" - Douglas L. Rothman, PhD
Title: Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Affinity Group Seminar Series - "The BOLD fMRI Effect Derives From the Homeostatic Requirements to Support Non-Oxidative Glycolysis: Implications for its Use in Basic and Clinical Research" - Douglas L. Rothman, PhD
Date & Time: Jun 29, 2022 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Zoom

Medicine Grand Rounds - "Hormone Therapy for Gender Health" - Shira Grock, MD
Title: Medicine Grand Rounds - "Hormone Therapy for Gender Health" - Shira Grock, MD
Date & Time: Jun 29, 2022 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Location: Zoom

Renal Grand Rounds - "Opportunities and challenges of genotyping in patients with nephrotic syndrome in the genomic era" - Martin Pollak, MD
Title: Renal Grand Rounds - "Opportunities and challenges of genotyping in patients with nephrotic syndrome in the genomic era" - Martin Pollak, MD
Date & Time: Jun 29, 2022 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Zoom

Renal Grand Rounds - "KDOQI Commentary on the 2020 KDIGO Diabetes Guideline and 2022 KDIGO update" - Susanne Nicholas, MD, MPH, PhD
Title: Renal Grand Rounds - "KDOQI Commentary on the 2020 KDIGO Diabetes Guideline and 2022 KDIGO update" - Susanne Nicholas, MD, MPH, PhD
Date & Time: Jul 06, 2022 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Zoom

Spring 2022 Issue of the UCLA Radiation Oncology Journal
The Spring 2022 issue of the UCLA Radiation Oncology Journal is now available to read. This issue of the Journal is steeped in the arts––their relationship to the human condition––and science’s efforts to improve the human condition. From the apparent and subtilities of our featured artist, Kara Walker, and our featured poet, Natasha Trethewey, to the important, treatment-improving research being done by Dr. Joanne Weidhass, Dr. Erina Vlashi, Dr. Amar Kishan, and Dr. Jie Deng. Read it on the UCLA Radiation Oncology website at https://www.uclahealth.org/radonc/news-events
UCLA'S 38th Anuual Intensive Course in Geriatric Medicine & Board Review
Title: UCLA'S 38th Anuual Intensive Course in Geriatric Medicine & Board Review
Date & Time: Sep 14, 2022 7:00 AM - Sep 17, 2022 5:00 PM
Location: Online

Grants Submission Unit and Trial Innovation Network Office Hours
Get help with your grant applications and clinical trials!
Postdoctoral fellowship with the Center for Child Anxiety Resilience Education and Support (CARES)
The CARES Center is accepting applications for a postgraduate fellowship in youth anxiety prevention and early intervention. The fellow will help identify best-practices, develop and pilot clinic- and community-based scalable interventions, and support clinical and translational research to support broad program dissemination and implementation.
Fall 2022 Call for Predoc Applications – Training Grant in Neurobehavioral Genetics
The Training Program in Neurobehavioral Genetics, directed by Drs. Roel Ophoff and Carrie Bearden, is now accepting applications for Predoctoral Trainees until 8/1/2022. Earliest funding is expected to begin 9/1/2022.
UCLA T32 Training Program in NeuroTechnology Translation - Funded and Unfunded Fellowships - Application Deadline: Monday, August 15, 2022
We are now accepting applications for the UCLA T32 Training Program in NeuroTechnology Translation (TNT), which provides 2-year funded and unfunded fellowships for pre- and post-doctoral trainees.
Clinical Research Coordinator Support Available (LAUNCH)
Clinical Research Coordinators are available through the Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) promoted by our new LAUNCH program.
New CMV Vaccine Study in Adults with Both HIV and CMV Who Are on ART
UCLA enrolling a phase II, double-blind, randomized placebo-controlled trial to evaluate the CMV vaccine Triplex® in people with HIV
Women with LOW STRESS (Earn $225!)
Study on Women, Stress, and the Microbiome
New Study Seeks Healthy Volunteers between 18 and 55 Years
The goal of this research study is to understand the effect of transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) on the human brain using Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI). Participation involves two visits to the UCLA Brain Mapping Center, and total time including all visits will not exceed 3 hours. Participants will be compensated for parking, and will receive $20 for the first visit, and $55 upon completion of the second visit.
Are you concerned about your memory or cognition?
This study is for people ages 55 years and above. The main objective is to look at the effects of Tai Chi, gentle mindfulness exercises, and a Health, Education, and Wellness program in individuals with mild cognitive impairment. Individuals will be randomly chosen for one of these groups. Classes will last for 1 hour 2 days/ week for 12 weeks. In addition, everyone will receive assignments to practice at home at least 3 of the 5 non-class days each week during the 12 weeks. The classes are online. In-person appts will be all 3 assessment appts and 2 MRI scans. All participants will have cognitive screening (for eligibility) Baseline assessment (for further eligibility) Baseline MRI (pre-intervention) 12-week intervention and homework, 12-week assessment and MRI (post-intervention) 36-week assessment Payment is $200 including a parking voucher for all in-person visits.
Volunteers Needed For UCLA Cannabis Research Study
Do you use cannabis once or twice a week?
Filipina & Mexican Women - Effects of Stress, Discrimination, and Weight
Research on effects of Stress, Discrimination, and Weight.
UCLA Research Study: An Invitation to Participate in Research (Hookah smokers and E-cigarette users)
Objective: To Study the effects of short-term effects of electronic hookah vaping on blood vessel function
UCLA Research Smoking Study: An Invitation to Participate in Research (Hookah and Cigarette Smokers)
Objective: To study the long-term effects of hookah smoking on blood vessel function
UCLA Memory Study for Participants with Memory Impairment Between 55-90 Years of Age
UCLA Memory Study for Participants with Memory Impairment Between 55-90 Years of Age
Female and male healthy controls needed! ($255-$340)
Looking for male and female healthy controls between the ages of 18 and 60 for our SCORE U54 Study!
Sleep better without the use of sleeping pills
Researchers at UCLA are conducting a study to help people sleep better without the use of sleeping pills. The SWITCH Study is looking for adults aged 55 years or older who want to taper off their sleeping pill and switch to a nonmedication insomnia treatment called cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia. Participants are randomly assigned to one of two groups. Both groups will receive cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia. During the sleeping pill taper, one group will know the exact dose of the sleeping pill nightly whereas the other group will not know the exact dose of the sleeping pill nightly. The study is assessing which tapering method is most effective for improving insomnia and discontinuing sleeping pills. Study participation is 10 months in total, which includes weekly treatment visits that occur weekdays during regular business hours. Telehealth visit options are available.
Healthy Adults Wanted
We are inviting healthy adults to participate in our research study.
New study for the treatment of latent CMV infection in HIV positive adults
UCLA is enrolling a clinical trial to see if the oral investigational drug, letermovir reduces inflammation in people with HIV who test positive for cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection but do not have symptoms.
UCLA CARE Center is enrolling HIV+ volunteers on ART with excessive weight gain
A Study for Persons with Excessive Weight Gain on Integrase Inhibitors and Tenofovir
Volunteers Needed for a Depression Research Study using Neurostimulation
If you have been diagnosed with depression, are unmedicated or on stable antidepressant medication, are between 18-65 years old, and are able to receive a brain scan, you may be eligible to participate in a depression research study that uses transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS), a non-invasive neuromodulation therapy, which is sometimes shown to reduce depressive symptoms.
Light Cannabis Users Needed for UCLA Cannabis Research Study
Light cannabis users needed to evaluate the effects of cannabis for a UCLA Research Study. Compensation for time: $25-$500
Volunteers Needed for UCLA Cannabis Vaping Study
Healthy male and female cannabis users (age 21-55), who smoke or vape cannabis, are needed to evaluate the effects of cannabis for a UCLA Research Study. Compensation for time: $25-$1,725
Is your patient having trouble taking their HIV medication consistently every day?
UCLA is conducting a study for people living with HIV to determine if long- acting, monthly injectable treatment medications will be more successful at keeping the viral load undetectable than is the “standard’ daily oral treatment medications for people who have difficulty taking pills every day for HIV.
A5386: New Phase I clinical trial for HIV+ individuals who are Undetectable
UCLA now enrolling a clinical trial of experimental products for HIV control.
New Cannabidiol Study Recruiting Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients
The UCLA Division of Rheumatology is recruiting for a pilot study titled “Therapeutic Response of Cannabidiol in Rheumatoid Arthritis.” This is a 16-week long study examining the safety and efficacy of cannabidiol (CBD) oral capsules in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
Post Doc Opportunity - Radiation Oncology
A post-doctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Erina Vlashi at the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA). We invite applications from outstanding candidates with a keen interest in studying the role of tumor metabolism in promoting therapy resistance, with a focus on radiation therapy and pancreatic cancer. The overall goal will be identification of molecular players that can be targeted for therapeutic benefit.
Seeking: Full Time Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
The Center for Neurobiology of Stress and Resilience in the Division of Digestive Diseases at the University of California Los Angeles is seeking a full time Post-Doctoral Research Fellow for a U54-funded project studying sex-related differences in the brain-gut-microbiome interactions related to visceral pain.