KEYWORD

health equity

Daniel Parker, UCI assistant professor of public health

UCI-led study finds disparities in O.C. rates of COVID-19 infection, mortality

Higher risk patterns identified in certain social, economic, demographic groups

Sanghyuk Shin and Miriam Bender, associate professors in UCI’s Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing.

Nursing’s role in pandemic research

Faculty and grad students in UCI’s Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing conducted holistic studies of multiple dimensions of COVID-19

Mark Lazenby

Advanced practice nurse and philosopher Mark Lazenby named dean of UCI nursing school

Priorities include increasing workforce diversity, addressing healthcare disparities

Cheryl Wisseh awarded grant to study racial disparities in diabetes drug regimens, results

Cheryl Wisseh, UCI assistant professor of clinical pharmacy practice, has received an 18-month, $10,000 grant from the ASHP Research and Education Foundation to study racial and ethnic disparities in diabetes-specific medication regimens and clinical outcomes among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white adults in South Los Angeles. Diabetes is a growing epidemic, especially in the Hispanic community, […]

Image of a health care robot being used to treat a patient

UCI to help develop robots to protect healthcare workers, reduce isolation

UC-wide study will improve telehealth to better serve vulnerable communities

Breaking the chain of infection one call at a time

UCI’s leading-edge contact tracing program has helped control the coronavirus’s spread on campus and in the community