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health

UCI researchers invent a health monitoring wearable that operates without a battery

Biosensor continuously tracks pulse and wirelessly communicates with nearby devices

Leslie Thompson

Precision health perspectives

Leslie Thompson discusses how UCI’s collaborative approach can help usher in the next great advancement in healthcare

UCI researchers find that aspirin alters colorectal cancer evolution

Next up: Does the medication offer protection against other forms of cancer?

(L to R) Tyrus Miller, dean of UCI’s School of Humanities, and Mark Lazenby, dean of UCI’s Sue and Bill Gross School of Nursing, before engaging in a conversation that details how the practice of philosophy and other tools from the humanities can be used in the field of nursing.
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UCI Podcast: At the intersection of nursing and philosophy

Two UCI deans dissect the impact humanistic viewpoints can have on healthcare

Michael Méndez

UCI’s Michael Méndez is named a 2022 Andrew Carnegie Fellow

Assistant professor of urban planning and public policy is one of 28 recipients across US

Anteatery chef Harold Duenas puts the finishing touches on a pasta dish.

Turning Anteaters into plant eaters

Campus dining halls are offering more meals that minimize meat and feature fruits, vegetables, whole grains and legumes as main ingredients

E. Alison Holman

Understanding the health effects of collective trauma

Research by Alison Holman finds negative mental, physical outcomes possible even if you weren’t there

Marcela Dos Santos

Marcela Dos Santos looks inside to find wellness

The nursing DNP student wants to break down prejudice about mental health

Professor of public health gets grant to study in utero effects on male and female lifespans

Tim Bruckner, Ph.D., professor of health, society and behavior in the Program in Public Health, has been awarded a two-year, $450,000 grant from the National Institute on Aging to study the differences in male and female lifespans. According to health data, men do not live as long as women, and Bruckner and his team will […]

Dr. Virginia Kimonis

UCI and CHOC join new NORD Rare Disease Centers of Excellence Network

Partnership is committed to improving access and care for rare disease patients