UC Davis Health System news https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/rss/{$key} UC Davis Health System news UC Davis Health System news https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/welcome/themes/default/images/logo.gif https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/rss/news UC Davis Health System news UC Davis awards new technology grants to health system researchers https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10217/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10217 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 29, 2015) - UC Davis Health System investigators are among the winners of this year’s Science Translation and Innovative Research (STAIR) grants for research projects with commercial feasibility. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10217 Susan Mar 2015-07-29T00:00:00Z UC Davis offers stroke-prevention alternative for patients with atrial fibrillation https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10201/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10201 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 29, 2015) - Cardiologists at UC Davis are the first in Northern California to treat the major risk of stroke that comes with atrial fibrillation (AF), the most common form of arrhythmia, with a device that blocks blood clots from traveling from the heart to the head. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10201 Susan Mar 2015-07-29T00:00:00Z UC Davis to partner with NEC Society to host first national conference on necrotizing enterocolitis https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10209/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10209 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 28, 2015) - The UC Davis Department of Pediatrics and Division of Neonatology will partner with the NEC society in hosting the first national conference on necrotizing enterocolitis, set for spring of 2017.The event will bring together physicians, scientists, and parents from across North America with expertise in necrotizing enterocolitic (NEC) for the first time.  Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10209 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-28T00:00:00Z UC Davis trauma center re-verified as level I by the American College of Surgeons https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10215/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10215 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 28, 2015) - The trauma center at UC Davis has been re-verified as level 1 by the American College of Surgeons, making it one of only three trauma centers in California with level I verification in both pediatric and adult trauma care. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10215 Susan Mar 2015-07-28T00:00:00Z Autism costs estimated to reach nearly $500 billion, potentially $1 trillion, by 2025 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10214/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10214 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 28, 2015) - UC Davis health economists have for the first time projected the total costs of caring for all people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in the U.S. for the current calendar year and in 10 years if effective interventions and preventive treatments for the condition are not identified and widely available. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10214 Susan Mar 2015-07-28T00:00:00Z Sleep and the Aging Brain topic of August lecture in Walnut Creek https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10212/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10212 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 28, 2015) - Glen Xiong, associate clinical professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of California, Davis, will address “Sleep and the Aging Brain” during the August 2015 UC Davis Alzheimer’s Disease Center Community Discovery Lecture Series in Walnut Creek. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10212 Phyllis Brown 2015-07-28T00:00:00Z Curry elected to Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9977/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9977 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 23, 2015) - Fitz-Roy Curry, distinguished professor emeritus of physiology and membrane biology and biomedical engineering at UC Davis, was elected to the Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters, a non-governmental organization that includes Norwegian and foreign members who support the advancement of science and scholarship in Norway. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9977 Carole Gan 2015-07-23T00:00:00Z UC Davis researchers awarded grant for HIV clinical trial using stem cells https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10204/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10204 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 23, 2015) - The state stem cell agency, the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM), today approved funding a UC Davis Health System research team to conduct a clinical trial using bioengineered stem cells to treat HIV patients suffering from lymphoma, one of the deadly conditions associated with the disease. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10204 Susan Mar 2015-07-23T00:00:00Z UC Davis announces new building for Sacramento campus https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10192/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10192 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 23, 2015) - Leaders of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis announced plans to construct a new education building in Sacramento. Betty Irene Moore Hall will be the fourth structure in the educational core of the campus and will house graduate programs of the School of Nursing, as well as support interprofessional education for other health science education on the UC Davis Sacramento campus. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10192 Rebecca Badeaux 2015-07-23T00:00:00Z Community invited to UC Davis Children's Hospital's free summer concert https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10200/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10200 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 22, 2015) - The young and the young at heart are invited to a free outdoor summer concert featuring music by the Bay Area band Lovefool, a special player appearance from the Sacramento Republic FC and a Kids’ Zone. Wed, 22 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10200 Caitlin Scordalakis 2015-07-22T00:00:00Z New discoveries in UC Davis brain research the topic of August lecture https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10202/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10202 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 22, 2015) - From new ways to stimulate the brain, to new strategies to monitor and communicate with individuals with psychosis, UC Davis neuroscientists are leaders in understanding the brain and developing new treatments for mental-health disorders.  Wed, 22 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10202 Phyllis Brown 2015-07-22T00:00:00Z One of America's top hospitals https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10186/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10186 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 21, 2015) - UC Davis medical Center has again ranked as one of the best hospitals in the U.S. for 2015-16 in 10 adult medical specialties by U.S. News & World Report. Tue, 21 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10186 Susan Mar 2015-07-21T00:00:00Z UC Davis researcher receives grant to study psoriatic arthritis https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10185/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10185 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 20, 2015) - Iannis Adamopoulos, a researcher dedicated to studying diseases of the immune and skeletal systems, has received a $200,000 grant from the National Psoriasis Foundation to improve treatments for psoriatic arthritis. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10185 Susan Mar 2015-07-20T00:00:00Z Sacramento Republic FC's August 22 ticket promotion raises funds for UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10178/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10178 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 20, 2015) - Soccer fans can help sick and injured children at UC Davis Children’s Hospital by buying tickets to the August 22 Sacramento Republic FC match. For every ticket purchased using the link bit.ly/ucdavischildren and promo code: KIDS, Sacramento Republic FC will donate $20 to UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10178 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-20T00:00:00Z UC Davis Alzheimer's researchers at core of leading-edge dementia discoveries https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10171/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10171 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 16, 2015) - Imaging the brain, collecting clinical measurements and biological specimens, and generating an unprecedented volume of data for more than 1,700 participants, the groundbreaking Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI) has painted a detailed picture of the brain’s progression from cognitive impairment to Alzheimer’s disease, often over many years, demonstrating that while amyloid brain deposits are a leading factor in dementia, there is considerable heterogeneity in cognitive decline in aging. Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10171 Phyllis Brown 2015-07-16T00:00:00Z Association of Pathology Chairs selects Gandour-Edwards with Distinguished Teaching Award https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10180/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10180 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 16, 2015) - Regina Gandour-Edwards, professor of pathology and laboratory medicine, has received the Michele Raible Undergraduate Medical Education Distinguished Teaching Award from the Association of Pathology Chairs. Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10180 David Ong 2015-07-16T00:00:00Z James Marcin is lead author on AAP's telemedicine policy statement about pediatric health care https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10179/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10179 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 16, 2015) - In a new policy statement, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) makes recommendations on the use of telemedicine in children’s health care and how it will impact the pediatric workforce. UC Davis division chief of pediatric critical care medicine and head of the UC Davis pediatric telemedicine program was lead author of the report. Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10179 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-16T00:00:00Z James Marcin appointed head of pediatric critical care medicine at UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10166/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10166 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 15, 2015) - James Marcin, pediatric critical care physician and director of the pediatric telemedicine program, has been appointed division chief of pediatric critical care medicine. Wed, 15 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10166 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-15T00:00:00Z Friendships, fun at UC Davis Diabetes Summer Camp https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10165/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10165 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 15, 2015) - Kids in bright yellow UC Davis summer camp shirts gathered at the rock climbing wall at the UC Davis ARC on Friday. But this was not an ordinary group of campers. They were from the UC Davis Diabetes Summer Camp, now in its second year, which provides friendship, fun and diabetes education for patients battling Type I Diabetes.  Wed, 15 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10165 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-15T00:00:00Z Lecture to address reducing the risk of falls and related injuries among the elderly https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10159/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10159 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 14, 2015) - Falls, the leading cause of non-fatal and fatal injuries and a leading cause of death among the elderly, will be the topic of the July UC Davis Alzheimer’s Disease Center Community Discovery Series lecture. The speaker will be Christy Adams, UC Davis Health System Trauma Prevention and Outreach Program coordinator. Tue, 14 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10159 Phyllis Brown 2015-07-14T00:00:00Z Sam's Club in Sacramento is #1 CMN fundraiser https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10160/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10160 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 13, 2015) - Sam's Club on Power Inn Road in Sacramento was named the #1 Sam's Club store for raising the most money for Children's Miracle Network in the country during its 2015 campaign. The store raised $42,847.75, with proceeds staying locally and benefitting UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Mon, 13 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10160 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-13T00:00:00Z Radiation Oncology faculty earn key leadership roles https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10158/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10158 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 10, 2015) - Two faculty members of the UC Davis Department of Radiation Oncology have been recognized for their leadership and expertise in cancer research and care. Fri, 10 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10158 Dorsey Griffith 2015-07-10T00:00:00Z UC Davis Medical Center awarded 'Most Wired 2015' designation https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10157/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10157 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 10, 2015) - UC Davis Medical Center has again earned “Most Wired” designation as one of the nation’s top health leaders in information technology. The 2015 award is based on a national survey conducted by Hospitals & Health Networks. Fri, 10 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10157 Charles Casey 2015-07-10T00:00:00Z Rogawski receives 2015 Neuroendocrine Research Award from the American Academy of Neurology https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9952/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9952 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 9, 2015) - Michael Rogawski, professor of neurology at UC Davis, recently was awarded the 2015 Neuroendocrine Research Award at the 67th Annual American Academy of Neurology meeting in Washington, D.C. Thu, 09 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9952 Phyllis Brown 2015-07-09T00:00:00Z New medical school admission process doesn't reduce diversity https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10145/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10145 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 8, 2015) - Under-represented minorities fare as well as others in an increasingly popular method of selecting medical school students known as the Multiple Mini Interview, or MMI, according to new research from the UC Davis School of Medicine. Wed, 08 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10145 Karen Finney 2015-07-08T00:00:00Z UC Davis study identifies tools, strategies for enhancing obesity prevention in rural communities https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10140/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10140 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 7, 2015) - Researchers at UC Davis have reviewed a successful telemedicine intervention against pediatric obesity to better understand what worked (or didn’t) and how similar programs can be improved. Tue, 07 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10140 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-07T00:00:00Z UC Davis researchers find key mechanism that causes neuropathic pain https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10142/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10142 Davis, Calif. (July 6, 2015) - Scientists at the University of California, Davis, have identified a key mechanism in neuropathic pain. The discovery could eventually benefit millions of patients with chronic pain from trauma, diabetes, shingles, multiple sclerosis or other conditions that cause nerve damage. Mon, 06 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10142 Susan Mar 2015-07-06T00:00:00Z Level I trauma experience prepares surgeons for battle https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10133/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10133 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 30, 2015) - Soldiers injured during the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan have the highest survival rates in history, thanks to the availability of surgeons skilled in combat care. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10133 Susan Mar 2015-06-30T00:00:00Z UC Davis study guides efforts to find new strategies, solutions to fight pediatric asthma https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10065/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10065 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 26, 2015) - Low flu vaccination rates, medication compliance and limited access to primary care providers have contributed to poor outcomes for pediatric asthma in California, say UC Davis pediatricians Ulfat Shaikh and Robert Byrd, who have published an extensive study describing the challenges faced by children with asthma in California. [en español] Fri, 26 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10065 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-06-26T00:00:00Z UC Davis nursing school welcomes physician assistant, nurse practitioner students to master's-degree programs https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10129/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10129 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 26, 2015) - The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis conducted a White Coat Ceremony on Thursday to welcome physician assistant and nurse practitioner classes of 2017. Fri, 26 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10129 Rebecca Badeaux 2015-06-26T00:00:00Z Knoepfler awarded childhood cancer research grant https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10118/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10118 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 25, 2015) - UC Davis stem cell scientist Paul Knoepfler has been awarded $250,000 for glioma research from an organization begun 15 years ago by a 5-year-old girl with a deadly form of childhood cancer. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10118 Dorsey Griffith 2015-06-25T00:00:00Z Erik Fernandez y Garcia appointed commissioner of new maternal mental health task force https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10115/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10115 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 24, 2015) - Erik Fernandez y Garcia, associate professor of clinical pediatrics at UC Davis Children's Hospital, has been appointed a commissioner on the California Task Force on the Status of Maternal Mental Health Care. The formation of this group was announced at a press conference today, presented by 2020 Mom (formerly the California Maternal Mental Health Collaborative) and the Central Valley Health Policy Institute at Fresno State.   Wed, 24 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10115 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-06-24T00:00:00Z UC Davis awards $1 million for brain research https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10116/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10116 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 24, 2015) - UC Davis is stimulating innovative, collaborative brain research with a new program offering funding for projects with strong potential to lead to impactful discoveries. Wed, 24 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10116 Phyllis Brown 2015-06-24T00:00:00Z Organ and tissue donors honored with memorial rock at UC Davis Medical Center https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10103/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10103 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 18, 2015) - Organ, tissue and eye donors’ monumental generosity was memorialized this morning when a two-ton inscribed rock was added to the landscape of UC Davis Medical Center. Thu, 18 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10103 Susan Mar 2015-06-18T00:00:00Z Evaluating intelligence testing in individuals with intellectual disability https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9345/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9345 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 18, 2015) - Since the latter part of the 19th and early 20th centuries, intelligence tests have attempted to measure human intellectual capabilities. The most common assigns an intelligence quotient, or “IQ” score for normal intelligence in the 90-to-110 point range. Below-normal intelligence falls below 80 IQ points. Thu, 18 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9345 Phyllis Brown 2015-06-18T00:00:00Z UC Davis Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities to hold Summer Institute on Neurodevelopmental Disorders https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10100/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10100 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 18, 2015) - The 12th Annual UC Davis Summer Institute on Neurodevelopmental Disorders — one of the nation's premier gatherings of health professionals, educators and families interested in research and best practices in the field of neurodevelopmental disorders — will be held Friday, Aug. 7, from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the UC Davis Conference Center, 550 Alumni Lane, on the University of California, Davis campus. The Institute is sponsored by the Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (CEDD) of the UC Davis MIND Institute and the UC Davis Health System Office of Continuing Medical Education.  Thu, 18 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10100 Phyllis Brown 2015-06-18T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital collects donations at June 20 Sacramento Republic FC game https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9968/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9968 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 15, 2015) - UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department will be collecting art supplies and toy donations at the June 20 Sacramento Republic FC game at Hughes Stadium. Mon, 15 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9968 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-06-15T00:00:00Z Leiserowitz receives WAGO award https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10089/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10089 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 15, 2015) - Gary Leiserowitz, chief of gynecologic oncology and interim chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, received the Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists (WAGO) James F. Nolan Award June 12 at the 2015 Annual Meeting in Santa Rosa. Mon, 15 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10089 Susan Mar 2015-06-15T00:00:00Z UC Davis Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology welcomes new chief https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10082/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10082 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 15, 2015) - Marcio H. Malogolowkin, an international leader in the treatment of rare pediatric liver tumors, has joined UC Davis as the new chief of the UC Davis Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology. Mon, 15 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10082 Inessa Samusenko 2015-06-15T00:00:00Z First class of UC Davis master's-degree nurse practitioners and physician assistants graduate https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10081/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10081 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 12, 2015) - For the first time, 25 students in the physician assistant and nurse practitioner master’s-degree programs collected degrees through the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis this graduation season, along with six Doctor of Philosophy and 25 Master of Science ― Leadership students. Fri, 12 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10081 Rebecca Badeaux 2015-06-12T00:00:00Z Early Start Denver Model workshops offered in August https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10080/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10080 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 11, 2015) - The Early Start Denver Model (ESDM), a daily play-and routines-based intervention for young children with autism that has been found to result in significant developmental gains, is offering a series of workshops in August. Thu, 11 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10080 Phyllis Brown 2015-06-11T00:00:00Z Forty-four protein biomarkers discovered for Duchenne muscular dystrophy https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10083/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10083 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 11, 2015) - Researchers have identified 44 proteins in the blood of patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy that occur at significantly different concentrations in comparison to healthy individuals of the same age. Thu, 11 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10083 Susan Mar 2015-06-11T00:00:00Z The constant movement in ADHD may help children think, perform in school https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10069/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10069 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 10, 2015) - The constant movement of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be distracting -- but the fidgeting also may improve their cognitive performance, a study by researchers with the UC Davis MIND Institute has found. The take-away message: The hyperactivity seen in ADHD may help children think. [en español] Wed, 10 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10069 Phyllis Brown 2015-06-10T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital listed in the nation's Best Children's Hospital rankings https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9987/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9987 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 9, 2015) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the nation’s top hospitals in five pediatric subspecialties. Together with Shriners Hospital for Children – Northern California, its longstanding partner in caring for children with burns, spinal cord injuries, urological issues and orthopaedic disorders, UC Davis Children's Hospital ranked 29th in orthopaedics and 20th in urology. UC Davis also ranked 17th in neonatology, 33rd in diabetes and endocrinology and 45th in neurology and neurosurgery.  Tue, 09 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9987 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-06-09T00:00:00Z Early intervention program improves long-term outcomes for children with autism https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10075/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10075 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 9, 2015) - An early intervention program for toddlers with autism spectrum disorder improves their intellectual abilities and reduces autism symptoms -- and those results persist years after the children originally received treatment, a new study shows. Tue, 09 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10075 Phyllis Brown 2015-06-09T00:00:00Z Body's response to spicy foods guides design of new pain relief drugs https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10074/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10074 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 9, 2015) - UC Davis researchers have identified the molecular interactions that allow capsaicin to activate the body’s primary receptor for sensing heat and pain, paving the way for the design of more selective and effective drugs to relieve pain. Their work appeared online June 8 in the journal Nature Chemical Biology. Tue, 09 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10074 Carole Gan 2015-06-09T00:00:00Z UC Davis nursing professor honored by national association for published research https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10057/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10057 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 29, 2015) - Gerald Kayingo, a physician assistant and assistant clinical professor at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, received the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) Research Publishing Award at the association’s annual convention this week in San Francisco. He teaches in the school’s physician assistant and nurse practitioner programs. Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10057 Rebecca Badeaux 2015-05-29T00:00:00Z Restricting firearms access for people who misuse alcohol may prevent violence https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10054/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10054 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 28, 2015) - Restricting access to firearms for people who misuse alcohol could prevent firearm violence, but policies that more clearly define alcohol misuse should be developed to facilitate enforcement, according to a review of existing research and public policies by the UC Davis Violence Prevention Research Program. Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10054 Carole Gan 2015-05-28T00:00:00Z UC Davis nursing graduate students showcase scholarly work at Academic Symposium https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10046/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10046 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 28, 2015) - From hospital readmission rates and simulation training to family planning for rural women and pediatric triage assessment, the scope of work undertaken by students at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis ranges from clinical to community, from birth to end of life. Gaduate students pursuing doctoral and master’s degrees present their scholarly work at the 2015 Academic Symposium, June 5 on the UC Davis Sacramento campus. Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10046 Rebecca Badeaux 2015-05-28T00:00:00Z Results for microbes collected by citizen scientists and grown on the International Space Station https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10048/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10048 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 27, 2015) - Do microbes grow differently on the International Space Station than they do on Earth? Results from the growth of microbes collected by citizen scientists in Project MERCCURI indicate that most behave similarly in both places. Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10048 Carole Gan 2015-05-27T00:00:00Z Common heart disease medication could help asthmatics too https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10045/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10045 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 26, 2015) - A drug prescribed to prevent or stall the progress of heart disease may also relieve symptoms of asthma, according to a new study from pulmonary medicine specialists at UC Davis Health System. Tue, 26 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10045 Susan Mar 2015-05-26T00:00:00Z UC Davis study finds significant cost savings in pediatric telemedicine consults compared to phone consults https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10039/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10039 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 21, 2015) - Researchers at UC Davis have conducted a comprehensive study to determine whether pediatric telemedicine consultations with rural emergency departments save money compared to telephone consults. The answer is a resounding yes. While telemedicine systems are expensive to install and maintain, they more than pay their way, saving an average $4,662 per use. The study was published in the journal Medical Decision Making. [en español] Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10039 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-21T00:00:00Z UC Davis Medical Center rated among the nation's high performing hospitals by U.S. News & World Report https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10035/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10035 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 20, 2015) - New U.S. News & World Report hospital ratings for five common procedures and conditions show that UC Davis Medical Center is a “high performer” for heart bypass surgery, hip replacements, heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and meets expected standards of care for knee replacements. Wed, 20 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10035 Susan Mar 2015-05-20T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital launches Pediatric Early Mobility Program https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10029/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10029 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 19, 2015) - Early mobility and exercise have been shown to help patients recover faster and decrease long-term effects of delirium, a common condition of pediatric patients admitted to the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU). UC Davis Children’s Hospital has today launched a Pediatric Early Mobility Program to help improve recovery times, shorten patient stays, reduce pain and delirium among PICU patients. Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10029 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-19T00:00:00Z UC Davis CAARE Center celebrates 25th anniversary https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10018/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10018 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 19, 2015) - The UC Davis CAARE Center recently hosted an anniversary reception to honor the children and families served over the last 25 years and the staff and community partners who have dedicated their lives to the prevention and treatment of child abuse. The event was held April 30 at the UC Davis MIND Institute’s auditorium. Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10018 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-19T00:00:00Z Osteoporosis screening is too common for low-risk women and too uncommon for higher-risk women https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10027/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10027 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 19, 2015) - Many of those who should get it, don’t. And many of those who shouldn’t, do. That’s the story of a common screening test for osteoporosis, according to new research from UC Davis Health System. Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10027 Susan Mar 2015-05-19T00:00:00Z UC Davis CMN recognized nationally for its fundraising success at Walmart, Costco stores https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10022/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10022 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 18, 2015) - The Miracle Month of May is only half way through, but UC Davis Children's Miracle Network (CMN) has been recognized nationally for its fundraising success at Walmart and Costco stores. Mon, 18 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10022 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-18T00:00:00Z UC Davis Medical Center recognized for quality care for stroke patients https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10024/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10024 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 15, 2015) - UC Davis Medical Center has been recognized by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for using evidence-based guidelines that improve care and quality of life for stroke patients. Fri, 15 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10024 Susan Mar 2015-05-15T00:00:00Z American Pain Society awards Fishman for education in pain management https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10020/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10020 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 15, 2015) - Scott Fishman, chief of the Division of Pain Medicine and professor of anesthesiology at UC Davis Health System, has been awarded by the American Pain Society (APS) for his outstanding educational achievements in pain management. Fri, 15 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10020 David Ong 2015-05-15T00:00:00Z Sac Republic FC players surprise UC Davis Children's Hospital patients with visit https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10023/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10023 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 14, 2015) - Patients at UC Davis Children's Hospital got a surprise visit from Sacramento Republic FC players Rodrigo "Roro" Lopez and Gabe Gonzalez this afternoon. Thu, 14 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10023 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-14T00:00:00Z Revealing kidney cancer's secret https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10017/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10017 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 14, 2015) - An international team of scientists, led by UC Davis nephrologist Robert Weiss, have used a sophisticated combination of proteomics and metabolomics to show how renal cell carcinoma (RCC) reprograms its metabolism and evades the immune system. In addition, the study found that cancer grade has a major impact on this reprogramming. These results, published in the journal Cancer Research, point to new therapeutic options for this particularly deadly cancer. Thu, 14 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10017 Dorsey Griffith 2015-05-14T00:00:00Z UC Davis Residency Programs awarded grants to boost primary-care workforce https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10016/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10016 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 13, 2015) - California’s Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development has awarded more than $600,000 in grants to UC Davis’ Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency Training programs to boost primary health-care workforce training in California. Wed, 13 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10016 Susan Mar 2015-05-13T00:00:00Z UC Davis tests deep brain stimulation as a treatment for cognitive changes in Parkinson's https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9998/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9998 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 12, 2015) - Surgeons at UC Davis Health System are testing an innovative method of limiting cognitive decline in patients with Parkinson’s disease. The treatment — deep brain stimulation, or DBS — involves delivering low levels of electrical stimulation to a part of the brain that controls the abilities to think, plan and remember. Tue, 12 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9998 Susan Mar 2015-05-12T00:00:00Z UC Davis MIND Institute research finds differences in the brains and behavior of girls and boys with autism https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9818/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9818 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 12, 2015) - New research conducted by the UC Davis MIND Institute on a large cohort of preschoolers with autism spectrum disorder has found differences in the underlying biology of their brains, and in  their behavior, that may help explain how the condition affects a little-studied and poorly understood population of children: girls. [en español] Tue, 12 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9818 Phyllis Brown 2015-05-12T00:00:00Z Yellowlees elected vice president of American Telemedicine Association https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10002/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10002 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 11, 2015) - Peter Yellowlees, professor in the UC Davis Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, has been elected vice president of the American Telemedicine Association, which promotes the use of advanced remote telecommunications for health-care and consultation. Mon, 11 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10002 Phyllis Brown 2015-05-11T00:00:00Z Drug, Device Discovery and Development initiative moves forward https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9974/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9974 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 11, 2015) - On April 15, 2015, three UC Davis leaders in research joined more than forty scientists from across the University of California (UC) system and representatives from the biomedical industry to discuss plans for strengthening UC’s position in drug, device and diagnostics development.  Mon, 11 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9974 Carole Gan 2015-05-11T00:00:00Z News 10 highlights UC Davis Children's Hospital in its "Breakfast on the Job" segment https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9994/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9994 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 8, 2015) - UC Davis Children's Hospital was the focus of News 10's "Breakfast on the Job" segment this morning from 5 to 7 a.m. The segment honored UC Davis Children's Hospital employees and discussed job opportunities currently available at the hospital.  Fri, 08 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9994 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-08T00:00:00Z New intervention pioneered at UC Davis Children's Hospital helps mothers address depression https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9983/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9983 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 7, 2015) - Researchers at UC Davis have developed a new intervention that identifies potentially depressed mothers and encourages them to seek treatment. The Motivating our Mothers (MOM) program takes a unique approach, relying on pediatricians rather than the mother’s doctor for diagnosis. In the study, mothers were given a short survey to assess whether they needed additional care. Those who identified depression symptoms were then coached by a research assistant to seek further help. [en español] Thu, 07 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9983 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-07T00:00:00Z UC Davis recognized for support of breastfeeding https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9975/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9975 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 7, 2015) - The Davis and Sacramento campuses of UC Davis are receiving recognition for their promotion and accommodation of breastfeeding. Thu, 07 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9975 David Ong 2015-05-07T00:00:00Z Robin Steinhorn elected to the American Pediatric Society Council https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9989/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9989 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 6, 2015) - Robin Steinhorn, chair of the Department of Pediatrics and medical director of UC Davis Children’s Hospital, has been elected to the American Pediatric Society (APS) Council. Wed, 06 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9989 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-06T00:00:00Z Dermatologist Jagdeo awarded by American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9973/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9973 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 5, 2015) - Jared Jagdeo, UC Davis assistant professor of dermatology, has received the 2015 Dr. Horace Furumoto Innovations Young Investigator Award from the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS). Tue, 05 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9973 David Ong 2015-05-05T00:00:00Z New UC Davis program targets next generation of physicians to advance Latino health https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9980/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9980 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 4, 2015) - The University of California, Davis and The Permanente Medical Group today launched a new initiative at UC Davis School of Medicine dedicated to building the next generation of physicians committed to advancing Latino health. [en español] Mon, 04 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9980 Susan Mar 2015-05-04T00:00:00Z Cable TV network Animal Planet films at UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9981/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9981 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 4, 2015) - Cable television channel Animal Planet was at UC Davis Children’s Hospital last week to produce an episode of the series “Monsters Inside Me” about Jordan Herbst, the Bishop teenager who in 2013 became infected and survived hantavirus, a life-threatening and rare infection. Mon, 04 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/9981 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-04T00:00:00Z