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COVID Resources
COVID Related Resources
46th Annual UCLA State-of-the-Art Urology Conference
Title: 46th Annual UCLA State-of-the-Art Urology Conference
Date & Time: Mar 05, 2021 7:55 AM - Mar 06, 2021 5:45 PM
Location: Live Virtual Learning

9th Annual UCLA-Mellinkoff Gastroenterology and Hepatology Symposium
Title: 9th Annual UCLA-Mellinkoff Gastroenterology and Hepatology Symposium
Date & Time: Mar 06, 2021 7:00 AM - Mar 07, 2021 12:30 PM
Location: Live Virtual Learning

27th Annual Cool Topics in Neonatology Conference
Title: 27th Annual Cool Topics in Neonatology Conference
Date & Time: Mar 05, 2021 5:00 PM - Mar 07, 2021 12:20 PM
Location: Live Virtual Meeting

Personalized Nutrition in Primary Care 2021: The Essential Role of Nutrition in Immunity
Title: Personalized Nutrition in Primary Care 2021: The Essential Role of Nutrition in Immunity
Date & Time: Mar 13, 2021 7:50 AM - 5:30 PM
Location: Live Virtual Learning

UCLA Psychiatry and Psychology CME Program
Title: UCLA Psychiatry and Psychology CME Program
Date & Time: Nov 05, 2020 12:00 PM - May 20, 2021 1:00 PM
Location: Live Virtual Learning

Lakers Legends: Basketball, Activism and Health
Title: Lakers Legends: Basketball, Activism and Health
Date & Time: Feb 23, 2021 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Online

UCLA Joint Seminar in Neuroscience - "Development and Diversity of Neural Cell Types in the Septum" - Corey Harwell, PhD
Title: UCLA Joint Seminar in Neuroscience - "Development and Diversity of Neural Cell Types in the Septum" - Corey Harwell, PhD
Date & Time: Feb 23, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Zoom
Neurology Grand Rounds - "A Less Artificial Intelligence" - Andreas Tolias, PhD
Title: Neurology Grand Rounds - "A Less Artificial Intelligence" - Andreas Tolias, PhD
Date & Time: Feb 24, 2021 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Zoom

Renal Grand Rounds - “Cystinosis: Not Just a Childhood Disease” - Ora Yadin, MD
Title: Renal Grand Rounds - “Cystinosis: Not Just a Childhood Disease” - Ora Yadin, MD
Date & Time: Feb 24, 2021 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Zoom

OHRC Musculoskeletal Research Seminar Series - "Current Status of Regenerative Medicine for Osteoarthritis" - Gun-il Im, MD, PhD
Title: OHRC Musculoskeletal Research Seminar Series - "Current Status of Regenerative Medicine for Osteoarthritis" - Gun-il Im, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Feb 24, 2021 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Zoom

UCLA Psychosis Colloquium - "Structure, Connectivity, and Function of the Visual System in Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder" - Eric A. Reavis, PhD
Title: UCLA Psychosis Colloquium - "Structure, Connectivity, and Function of the Visual System in Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder" - Eric A. Reavis, PhD
Date & Time: Feb 24, 2021 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Zoom

Head & Neck Surgery Distinguished Speaker - “Development of Novel ENT Devices with 3D-Printing” - Glenn E. Green, MD
Title: Head & Neck Surgery Distinguished Speaker - “Development of Novel ENT Devices with 3D-Printing” - Glenn E. Green, MD
Date & Time: Feb 24, 2021 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Zoom

Center for NeuroTechnology Seminar Series - "Foreign Body Reaction to Implanted Neurostimulators" - Michael Colvin, PhD
Title: Center for NeuroTechnology Seminar Series - "Foreign Body Reaction to Implanted Neurostimulators" - Michael Colvin, PhD
Date & Time: Feb 24, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Zoom

Surgery & Medicine Grand Rounds - "ARDS" - Nida Qadir, MD
Title: Surgery & Medicine Grand Rounds - "ARDS" - Nida Qadir, MD
Date & Time: Feb 24, 2021 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: Zoom

CTSI Distinguished Speaker Seminar - "Transcriptional Networks in Tumor-Infiltrating T Cells" - Anjana Rao, PhD
Title: CTSI Distinguished Speaker Seminar - "Transcriptional Networks in Tumor-Infiltrating T Cells" - Anjana Rao, PhD
Date & Time: Feb 24, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Online

Anesthesiology Grand Rounds - "The Science of Changing Behavior in the Perioperative Period: The Handoffs and Transitions in Critical Care (HATRICC) Study" - Megan L. Fall, MD, MSHP, FCCM
Title: Anesthesiology Grand Rounds - "The Science of Changing Behavior in the Perioperative Period: The Handoffs and Transitions in Critical Care (HATRICC) Study" - Megan L. Fall, MD, MSHP, FCCM
Date & Time: Feb 24, 2021 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: Zoom

DGSOM Equity and Diversity Inclusion Lecture Series - "Disabusing Disability" - Oluwaferanmi Okanlami, MD, MS
Title: DGSOM Equity and Diversity Inclusion Lecture Series - "Disabusing Disability" - Oluwaferanmi Okanlami, MD, MS
Date & Time: Feb 25, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Zoom

The Larry Hillblom Islet Research Center, UCLA Virtual Visiting Professor Program - "PEP Rallies for Insulin Secretion" - Matthew J. Merrins, PhD
Title: The Larry Hillblom Islet Research Center, UCLA Virtual Visiting Professor Program - "PEP Rallies for Insulin Secretion" - Matthew J. Merrins, PhD
Date & Time: Feb 25, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Zoom

JCCC Seminar Series - "What Does “Race” Measure in Empirical Models?" - Ninez Ponce, MPP, PhD
Title: JCCC Seminar Series - "What Does “Race” Measure in Empirical Models?" - Ninez Ponce, MPP, PhD
Date & Time: Feb 25, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Zoom

University of California/ Institute of Transportation Studies - "COVID-19 Effects on the Mobility of Vulnerable Populations" - David Ragland, PhD, MPH & Katherine Chen, MD
Title: University of California/ Institute of Transportation Studies - "COVID-19 Effects on the Mobility of Vulnerable Populations" - David Ragland, PhD, MPH & Katherine Chen, MD
Date & Time: Feb 25, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: Zoom

Department of Psychology Mentor Professor Search - "Understanding Variation in Psychological Well-Being, Substance Use and Sexual Experiences: What Can Intensive Longitudinal Methods Tell Us?" - Patrick A. Wilson, PhD
Title: Department of Psychology Mentor Professor Search - "Understanding Variation in Psychological Well-Being, Substance Use and Sexual Experiences: What Can Intensive Longitudinal Methods Tell Us?" - Patrick A. Wilson, PhD
Date & Time: Feb 25, 2021 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Zoom

Rangell Social Medicine Grand Rounds - "Losing One’s Soul: Race, Class, Gender and the Unconscious" - Patricia Gherovici, PhD
Title: Rangell Social Medicine Grand Rounds - "Losing One’s Soul: Race, Class, Gender and the Unconscious" - Patricia Gherovici, PhD
Date & Time: Feb 26, 2021 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Zoom

Black History Month Lecture Series
Title: Black History Month Lecture Series
Date & Time: Feb 05, 2021 12:00 PM - Feb 26, 2021 1:00 PM
Location: Online

Pediatrics Grand Rounds - "Disabusing Disability" - Oluwaferanmi Okanlami, MD
Title: Pediatrics Grand Rounds - "Disabusing Disability" - Oluwaferanmi Okanlami, MD
Date & Time: Feb 26, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: Zoom

Neuromodulation Seminar Series Journal Club - "Brain Networks and Behaviors Affected in TBI Across the Spectrum of Injury Age, Mechanism and Severity" - Kevin Bickart
Title: Neuromodulation Seminar Series Journal Club - "Brain Networks and Behaviors Affected in TBI Across the Spectrum of Injury Age, Mechanism and Severity" - Kevin Bickart
Date & Time: Mar 02, 2021 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Zoom

The Integrative Center for Learning and Memory Distinguished Lecture - "Local and Cell type-Specific Translation in Emotional Memory" - Erin Klann, PhD
Title: The Integrative Center for Learning and Memory Distinguished Lecture - "Local and Cell type-Specific Translation in Emotional Memory" - Erin Klann, PhD
Date & Time: Mar 02, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Zoom

Surgery & Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds - "Surgical Intensive Care Unite Updates" - Sara Crager, MD
Title: Surgery & Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds - "Surgical Intensive Care Unite Updates" - Sara Crager, MD
Date & Time: Mar 03, 2021 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: Zoom

OHRC Musculoskeletal Research Seminar Series - "More Than a Bone Disease: The Tissue-Wide Effects of ER Stress in Osteogenesis Imperfecta" - Jennifer Zieba, PhD
Title: OHRC Musculoskeletal Research Seminar Series - "More Than a Bone Disease: The Tissue-Wide Effects of ER Stress in Osteogenesis Imperfecta" - Jennifer Zieba, PhD
Date & Time: Mar 03, 2021 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Zoom

NIH Diversity Supplements Seminar - "Funding to Enhance Diversity in the Scientific Workforce"
Title: NIH Diversity Supplements Seminar - "Funding to Enhance Diversity in the Scientific Workforce"
Date & Time: Mar 03, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Zoom

Neurology Grand Rounds - "Watching the Brain in Action: Creating Tools for Functional Analysis of Neural Circuitry" - Lin Tian, PhD
Title: Neurology Grand Rounds - "Watching the Brain in Action: Creating Tools for Functional Analysis of Neural Circuitry" - Lin Tian, PhD
Date & Time: Mar 03, 2021 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Zoom

Renal Grand Rounds - "Post-transplant diabetes mellitus: a review of our current knowledge and perspectives" - Mrinalini Sarkar, MBBS, MD
Title: Renal Grand Rounds - "Post-transplant diabetes mellitus: a review of our current knowledge and perspectives" - Mrinalini Sarkar, MBBS, MD
Date & Time: Mar 03, 2021 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Zoom

Head & Neck Surgery Distinguished Speaker - “Pediatric Endoscopic Ear Surgery” - Stephen R. Hoff, MD
Title: Head & Neck Surgery Distinguished Speaker - “Pediatric Endoscopic Ear Surgery” - Stephen R. Hoff, MD
Date & Time: Mar 03, 2021 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Zoom

UCLA Brain Mapping Seminar Series - “Molecular and Spatial Transcriptomic Profiling of the Brain” - Jean Fan, PhD
Title: UCLA Brain Mapping Seminar Series - “Molecular and Spatial Transcriptomic Profiling of the Brain” - Jean Fan, PhD
Date & Time: Mar 04, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Zoom

Pediatrics Grand Rounds - "Inflammatory Bowel Disease" - Shervin Rabizadeh, MD, MBA
Title: Pediatrics Grand Rounds - "Inflammatory Bowel Disease" - Shervin Rabizadeh, MD, MBA
Date & Time: Mar 05, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: Zoom

UCLA CART Distinguished Lecture Series - "Examining Population-Level Influences of Implicit Bias on Autism Spectrum Disorder" - Brian Boyd, PhD
Title: UCLA CART Distinguished Lecture Series - "Examining Population-Level Influences of Implicit Bias on Autism Spectrum Disorder" - Brian Boyd, PhD
Date & Time: Mar 05, 2021 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: Zoom

CTSI Distinguished Speaker Seminar - "The Mechanisms and Neural Circuits Underlying Planned Movement" - Karel Svoboda, PhD
Title: CTSI Distinguished Speaker Seminar - "The Mechanisms and Neural Circuits Underlying Planned Movement" - Karel Svoboda, PhD
Date & Time: Mar 10, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Online

ICNG - "Single nucleus multi-omics identifies human cortical cell regulatory genome diversity" - Chongyuan Luo, PhD
Title: ICNG - "Single nucleus multi-omics identifies human cortical cell regulatory genome diversity" - Chongyuan Luo, PhD
Date & Time: Mar 14, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Zoom

Dining Delights from the Diaspora
Title: Dining Delights from the Diaspora
Date & Time: Feb 11, 2021 11:00 AM - Feb 25, 2021 2:00 PM
Location: UCLA Health Cafeterias

Grants Submission Unit and Trial Innovation Network Office Hours
Get help with your grant application or clinical trial!
(Updated 02/19/2021) A message from Dean Kelsey Martin
An important message from the Dean.
Department of Pediatrics Seeking Pregnant Women with Fetal Growth Restriction for Third Trimester MRI. Participants receive $100 Target gift card
Department of Pediatrics, OBGYN, and Radiology are teaming up together to study body composition of mother and baby in the third trimester of pregnancy. Participants will have a one time 45 minute MRI scan at 300 Medical Plaza between 30-36 weeks. A brief chart review on mother and baby will be conducted. Those who participate receive a $100 Target gift card.
**New COVID-19 outpatient treatment study ACTIV-2**
UCLA now enrolling a clinical trial to evaluate therapies for outpatients with COVID-19.
Research Study for Women With Regular and Irregular Menstrual Cycles
Dr. Daniel Dumesic and his research team from the UCLA Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology are conducting a study to learn more about endocrine and metabolic conditions in women.
Earn $60 for study about pain with vaginal intercourse or tampon use
IRB: 19-000899 Vestibulodynia is a very common condition of pelvic pain– it affects 1 out of every 6 women of reproductive age. This is a research study for women who feel this pain regularly Through this study, we hope to find out which medications work best to relieve pain from vestibulodynia, and also find out more about what is happening in the body when women have vestibulodyina. If you choose to be in the study, you will have a total of four study visits in-person at UCLA Medical Plaza over a six-month time period. Each study visit is 2-3 hours long. You will be randomized into one of 4 treatment groups. Each group will receive a different combination of active and inactive (placebo) medications to take during the study. You will receive compensation, free parking, and free medication with your involvement. You will receive your compensation at your final study visit. If you do not complete all four study visits, you will receive compensation based on how many visits you do attend. If you are interested in participating and would like to learn more about the study visits, please email obgynresearch@mednet.ucla.edu Our website is https://sites.duke.edu/updatestudy
Anorexia Nervosa Research Study
The UCLA Eating Disorder Research Program is currently investigating the effects of anxiety on reward responsiveness in individuals with anorexia nervosa. We are looking for adolescents with anorexia nervosa to participate in our study.
Radiology Research Studies
The UCLA Radiology department is seeking volunteers who agree to be contacted for potential participation in future radiology studies.
Volunteers with Depression needed for Sleep Deprivation Study
If you are experiencing moderate-to-severe depression for at least six months and are between 20-64 years old, you may be eligible to participate in a total sleep deprivation study at UCLA. 
UCLA DDRCC CALL FOR PILOT AND FEASIBILITY STUDIES (PFS)
The UCLA: Digestive Diseases Research Center Core (UCLA: DDRCC) invites applications for the current academic year. Funding will be available for high quality and innovative research in the biology, function and diseases of the digestive system, which is of relevance to the overall UCLA:DDRC Research Program, with emphasis on receptor and signal transduction mechanisms, brain-gut interactions, gastrointestinal and pancreatic physiology, pathophysiology and inflammation, and mechanisms underlying diseases of the digestive system. Proposed projects should lead to peer-reviewed extramural funding such as NIH, VA or related agency research grants in which PFS awardees serve as Principal Investigators. Awards are up to $35,000/year.