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Irvine Standard, March 2, 2022
22 Irvine innovators to watch in 2022

​​9. Dr. Steve Goldstein. Vice chancellor of health affairs, UCI. Goldstein leads a team of 11,000 people that includes UC Irvine’s College of Health Sciences, UCI Medical Center, UCI Health – and a coming $1.2 billion medical complex. Thanks in part to this system, Goldstein says, “Irvine residents have access to care that is provided only at the best institutions in the world.”

The Wall Street Journal, March 4, 2022
Stock Markets Usually Go Up. Sometimes, They Go Away.
Trading was halted in major markets outside the U.S. for months or years at least 25 times in the 20th century, according to finance professors William Goetzmann of Yale University and Philippe Jorion, [business professor], of the University of California, Irvine. [Subscription required, campus-wide access provided by UCI Libraries. Sign-up here: https://guides.lib.uci.edu/news/wsj]

The New York Times, March 3, 2022
Duvall Hecht, Founder of Books on Tape, Is Dead at 91
Duvall Hecht remained passionate about rowing even as he ran Books on Tape and worked in the investment world. He founded the rowing team at the University of California, Irvine, when the campus opened in 1965 and was its first coach; he left in the 1970s to coach the rowing team at the University of California, Los Angeles, for six years, then returned to Irvine, where he coached the team from 1992 to 2001. [Subscription required, campus-wide access provided by UCI Libraries. Sign-up here: https://guides.lib.uci.edu/nytimes]

Eat This, Not That!, March 4, 2022
Omicron Symptoms Doctors Say to Watch For Now
“You should get tested for COVID-19 if you develop any of the 11 known COVID symptoms,” says Shruti Gohil, M.D., associate medical director of epidemiology and infection prevention at UCI Health. “But there are many causes of nausea and vomiting, so you should talk to your doctor to see if you need other testing as well.”

Health IT Analytics, March 2, 2022
Why UCI Researchers Created a Framework for Analyzing Wearables Data
A team led by University of California, Irvine researchers developed a framework for standardizing wearables data reporting and validation. … “The amount of data that we were getting for each patient, we were starting to wonder — how can we see through all that data?” said [Alexandre] Chan, who is founding chair and professor of clinical pharmacy at UC Irvine’s department of clinical pharmacy practice ….

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