UC Davis School of Medicine


A Publication of UC Davis School of Medicine

Volume 13 • No 1 • Spring 2016

Innovative education with a social mission


Innovation education with a social cause

Medical students target unmet societal needs.

Tailored educational tracks at UC Davis School of Medicine prepare future primary care physicians to meet the needs of California’s underserved.
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Cord Blood's Promise

Cord blood’s promise

As UC Davis builds California’s first public umbilical cord blood collection system, its labs are helping the nation’s oldest bank harness some of its most valuable inventory.
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Man's Best Pet?

Man's best PET?

A $15+ million effort to develop the world’s first total-body PET scanner is one of several UC Davis efforts to improve imaging efficacy and safety for cancer and other conditions.
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Saving Avery

Saving Avery

A telehealth consultation helped a desperately ill Tuolumne County infant survive a cardiac crisis.
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