Linda and Mike Mussallem

Linda and Mike Mussallem donate $5 million to Susan Samueli Integrative Health Institute

Gift will support integrative cardiology research, education and health coaching

UCI Health-Newport Beach center offers science-based integrative health

New clinic to provide cutting-edge approach to comprehensive care

Dr. Ailin Barseghian, a UCI specialist in preventive cardiology and integrative heart health

Treating mind, body and spirit

New UCI Health clinic in Newport Beach will offer integrative approach to wellness, with specialists in cardiology, gastroenterology, pain management and dermatology

Founded on UCI research, biotech company developing heart therapeutics moves into Cove

Novoheart, a global stem cell biotechnology company developing heart therapeutics that was co-founded by UCI biomedical engineer Michelle Khine, has opened a flagship office at the Cove. Home to UCI Applied Innovation and other key organizations, the Cove features 46,000 square feet of technological facilities and collaborative office space. The complex supports the burgeoning innovation […]

Dr. Shaista Malik

A Heart for Healing

Cardiologist’s family history inspires innovative program to prevent coronary disease

Whole-Body Experience

Whole-Body Experience

A look at four patients who are benefiting from UCI’s integrative healthcare

UCI study finds acupuncture lowers hypertension by activating opioids

Researchers with UCI’s Susan Samueli Center for Integrative Medicine have found that regular electroacupunture treatments can lower hypertension by increasing the release of a kind of opioid in the brainstem region that controls blood pressure. In tests on rats, UCI cardiology researcher Zhi-Ling Guo and colleagues noted that reduced blood pressure lasted for at least […]

UCI-SUNY research details how workplace stress contributes to cardiovascular disease

Study authors recommend policies to lessen stressful employment conditions

Controlling blood pressure, sugar, cholesterol linked to 62 percent lower cardiovascular disease risk in patients with diabetes

UCI report also reveals only 7 percent in major heart studies successfully managed these 3 factors

UCI’s Dr. Robert Detrano receives Yunnan Friendship Award for ChinaCal efforts

UCI radiological sciences professor Dr. Robert Detrano received the Yunnan Friendship Award from Gov. Chen Hao for his outstanding contributions to the people of this southern Chinese province. At a Sept. 24 reception, Hao honored 10 top foreign experts working in Yunnan. In 2005, Detrano founded the China California Heart Watch, a nonprofit group that brings […]