UC Davis Health | University of California, Davishttps://health.ucdavis.edu UC Davis Health is charged with discovering and sharing knowledge and providing the highest quality care to our community. Our ultimate goal is to advance health both in our local community and around the globe. 202006_uc-davis-health-faculty-win-2020-chancellors-innovation-awards Mon, 15 Jun 2020 07:00:00 GMT UC Davis Health researchers win 2020 Chancellor’s Innovation Awards <p>Recipients of the UC Davis 2020 Chancellor&rsquo;s Innovation Awards include four UC Davis Health researchers.&nbsp;</p> Recipients of the UC Davis 2020 Chancellor’s Innovation Awards include four UC Davis Health researchers. 

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-health-faculty-win-2020-chancellors-innovation-awards/2020/06
202006_sepideh-gholami-wins-prestigious-young-investigator-award Wed, 10 Jun 2020 07:00:00 GMT Sepideh Gholami wins prestigious Young Investigator Award <p>UC Davis Health surgeon and researcher Sepideh Gholami was named the 2020 recipient of the Society of Surgical Oncologists&rsquo; grant for innovative ideas and concepts designed to improve patient cancer care.</p> UC Davis Health surgeon and researcher Sepideh Gholami was named the 2020 recipient of the Society of Surgical Oncologists’ grant for innovative ideas and concepts designed to improve patient cancer care.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/sepideh-gholami-wins-prestigious-young-investigator-award/2020/06
202006_uc-davis-health-offers-game-changing-treatment-for-some-liver-tumors Wed, 10 Jun 2020 07:00:00 GMT UC Davis Health offers game changing treatment for some liver tumors <p>UC Davis Health is offering an innovative treatment for liver tumors for patients who might not qualify for surgery.</p> UC Davis Health is offering an innovative treatment for liver tumors for patients who might not qualify for surgery.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-health-offers-game-changing-treatment-for-some-liver-tumors/2020/06
202005_kindness-and-calm-from-infusion-center-made-patients-feel-safe-during-pandemic Thu, 28 May 2020 07:00:00 GMT Kindness and calm from Infusion Center made patients feel safe during pandemic <p>During the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, nurses and staff at the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center&amp;rsquo;s Adult Infusion Center walked a comforting line between acknowledging the scary time and making patients feel safe.</p> During the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, nurses and staff at the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center&rsquo;s Adult Infusion Center walked a comforting line between acknowledging the scary time and making patients feel safe.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/kindness-and-calm-from-infusion-center-made-patients-feel-safe-during-pandemic/2020/05
202005_local-girls-kindness-rocks-the-uc-davis-health-campus Fri, 22 May 2020 07:00:00 GMT Local girl's kindness rocks the UC Davis Health campus <p>Scarlett Bronner turned her passion for painting rocks into an inspiring way to show health care workers how much they are appreciated.</p> Scarlett Bronner turned her passion for painting rocks into an inspiring way to show health care workers how much they are appreciated.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/local-girls-kindness-rocks-the-uc-davis-health-campus/2020/05
202005_life-saving-care-in-the-time-of-covid-19 Mon, 18 May 2020 07:00:00 GMT Life-saving care in the time of COVID-19 <p>When she was diagnosed with adenosarcoma, a rare form of uterine cancer, she sought help from Gary Leiserowitz, chair of obstetrics and gynecology at UC Davis Health.</p> When she was diagnosed with adenosarcoma, a rare form of uterine cancer, she sought help from Gary Leiserowitz, chair of obstetrics and gynecology at UC Davis Health.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/life-saving-care-in-the-time-of-covid-19/2020/05
202005_year-of-the-nurses-includes-opportunity-for-nurses-to-tell-their-own-stories Wed, 06 May 2020 07:00:00 GMT Year of the Nurse includes opportunity for nurses to tell their own stories <p>To help honor the &ldquo;Year of the Nurse,&rdquo; UC Davis Health has launched a blog featuring nurses voicing their own stories, the ups and downs of a career in caring for others.</p> To help honor the “Year of the Nurse,” UC Davis Health has launched a blog featuring nurses voicing their own stories, the ups and downs of a career in caring for others.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/year-of-the-nurses-includes-opportunity-for-nurses-to-tell-their-own-stories/2020/05
202005_cancer-patient-puts-her-faith-in-uc-davis-health Fri, 01 May 2020 07:00:00 GMT Cancer patient puts her faith in UC Davis Health <p>Grace Parker's cancer surgery was scheduled in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. That did not dissuade her.</p> Grace Parker's cancer surgery was scheduled in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. That did not dissuade her.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/cancer-patient-puts-her-faith-in-uc-davis-health/2020/05
202004_uc-davis-health-researchers-are-awarded-additional-4-million-to-develop-new-therapies-for-pancreatic-cancer Mon, 27 Apr 2020 07:00:00 GMT UC Davis Health researchers are awarded additional $4 million to develop new therapies for pancreatic cancer <p>The funding is the second award by&nbsp;the Pancreatic Cancer Collective&nbsp;for Julie Sutcliffe and Richard Bold.</p> The funding is the second award by the Pancreatic Cancer Collective for Julie Sutcliffe and Richard Bold.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-health-researchers-are-awarded-additional-4-million-to-develop-new-therapies-for-pancreatic-cancer/2020/04
202004_uc-davis-helps-community-health-clinic-purchase-equipment-for-telemedicine-during-pandemic Fri, 24 Apr 2020 07:00:00 GMT UC Davis helps community health clinic purchase telemedicine equipment during pandemic <p>Bristol Meyers Squibb Foundation grant supports needs of local community clinic that serves a diverse and vulnerable population in Sacramento.</p> Bristol Meyers Squibb Foundation grant supports needs of local community clinic that serves a diverse and vulnerable population in Sacramento.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-helps-community-health-clinic-purchase-equipment-for-telemedicine-during-pandemic/2020/04
202004_alex-lee-awarded-st-baldricks-foundation-summer-fellowship Tue, 21 Apr 2020 07:00:00 GMT Alex Lee awarded St. Baldrick's Foundation Summer Fellowship <p>Alex Lee, a second-year student at the UC Davis School of Medicine, was awarded a summer fellowship by the St. Baldrick&rsquo;s Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to childhood cancer research.</p> Alex Lee, a second-year student at the UC Davis School of Medicine, was awarded a summer fellowship by the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to childhood cancer research.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/alex-lee-awarded-st-baldricks-foundation-summer-fellowship/2020/04
202004_california-smokers-helpline-offers-free-nicotine-patches- Thu, 09 Apr 2020 07:00:00 GMT California Smokers’ Helpline offers free nicotine patches <p>Callers to the California Smokers&rsquo; Helpline can now get an additional tool to help them quit using tobacco: nicotine patches.</p> Callers to the California Smokers’ Helpline can now get an additional tool to help them quit using tobacco: nicotine patches.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/california-smokers-helpline-offers-free-nicotine-patches-/2020/04
202004_uc-davis-childrens-hospital-cancer-patient-still-smiling-after-treatment Thu, 09 Apr 2020 07:00:00 GMT UC Davis Children's Hospital cancer patient still smiling after treatment <p>Madelyn O'Brien was born with cancer, but she has never that stop her.</p> Madelyn O'Brien was born with cancer, but she has never that stop her.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-childrens-hospital-cancer-patient-still-smiling-after-treatment/2020/04
202004_cancer-does-not-take-a-break-even-during-covid-19-pandemic Mon, 06 Apr 2020 07:00:00 GMT Cancer does not take a break, even during COVID-19 pandemic <p>Diagnosed with cancer, Marlene Blake's surgery couldn't wait.</p> Diagnosed with cancer, Marlene Blake's surgery couldn't wait.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/cancer-does-not-take-a-break-even-during-covid-19-pandemic/2020/04
202004_uc-davis-pediatrics-cancer-patient-is-loving-his-life Wed, 01 Apr 2020 07:00:00 GMT UC Davis pediatric cancer patient is loving his life <p>UC Davis Children's Hospital collaboration gives childhood cancer patient a chance at life.</p> UC Davis Children's Hospital collaboration gives childhood cancer patient a chance at life.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-pediatrics-cancer-patient-is-loving-his-life/2020/04
202003_-child-life-team-chalks-up-hope-in-front-of-uc-davis-medical-center-cancer-center Tue, 31 Mar 2020 07:00:00 GMT Child Life team chalks up hope in front of UC Davis Medical Center, Cancer Center <p>The UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy team have penned words of encouragment in sidewalk chalk in front of entrances to the UC Davis Medical Center and Comprehensive Cancer Center. &nbsp;</p> The UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy team have penned words of encouragment in sidewalk chalk in front of entrances to the UC Davis Medical Center and Comprehensive Cancer Center.  

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/-child-life-team-chalks-up-hope-in-front-of-uc-davis-medical-center-cancer-center/2020/03
202003_bald-is-beautiful Mon, 09 Mar 2020 07:00:00 GMT Bald is beautiful <p>UC Davis Health employees turn out for annual St. Baldrick&rsquo;s cancer fundraiser.</p> UC Davis Health employees turn out for annual St. Baldrick’s cancer fundraiser.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/bald-is-beautiful/2020/03
202003_uc-davis-comprehensive-cancer-center-launches-new-adolescent-and-young-adult-oncology-program Thu, 05 Mar 2020 08:00:00 GMT UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center launches new Adolescent and Young Adult oncology program <p>UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center this week launched a new Adolescent and Young Adult oncology program. Patients will receive access to counseling and care that helps them manage the milestones and challenges that come with being a cancer patient at such a pivotal time of life.</p> UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center this week launched a new Adolescent and Young Adult oncology program. Patients will receive access to counseling and care that helps them manage the milestones and challenges that come with being a cancer patient at such a pivotal time of life.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-comprehensive-cancer-center-launches-new-adolescent-and-young-adult-oncology-program/2020/03
202002_uc-davis-health-researcher-to-study-lung-cancer-in-asian-american-women Wed, 26 Feb 2020 08:00:00 GMT UC Davis Health researcher to study lung cancer in Asian American women <p>NIH health disparities grant may help solve mysterious cancer rate among Asian American women</p> NIH health disparities grant may help solve mysterious cancer rate among Asian American women

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-health-researcher-to-study-lung-cancer-in-asian-american-women/2020/02
202002_study-questions-quality-and-timeliness-of-care-for-military-vets-with-skin-cancers Tue, 25 Feb 2020 08:00:00 GMT Study questions quality and timeliness of care for military vets with skin cancers <p>A new UC Davis Health study raises questions about benefits of privatizing care for veterans. The findings also call into question the levels of expertise veterans are actually getting when they are referred outside of the VA system for a specialized dermatology procedure for skin cancer called Mohs.</p> A new UC Davis Health study raises questions about benefits of privatizing care for veterans. The findings also call into question the levels of expertise veterans are actually getting when they are referred outside of the VA system for a specialized dermatology procedure for skin cancer called Mohs.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/study-questions-quality-and-timeliness-of-care-for-military-vets-with-skin-cancers/2020/02
202002_why-millions-of-americans-should-be-screened-for-lung-cancer Wed, 05 Feb 2020 08:00:00 GMT VIDEO: Why millions of Americans should be screened for lung cancer <p>As radio host Rush Limbaugh announces diagnosis, a UC Davis Health expert urges patients to get screened.</p> As radio host Rush Limbaugh announces diagnosis, a UC Davis Health expert urges patients to get screened.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/why-millions-of-americans-should-be-screened-for-lung-cancer/2020/02
202001_us-life-expectancy-is-up-largely-due-to-decreased-cancer-overdose-deaths Thu, 30 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT U.S. life expectancy is up, largely due to decreased cancer, overdose deaths <p>For the first time in four years, U.S. life expectancy has increased, largely due to a decrease in cancer and drug overdose deaths. UC Davis Health is a leader in preventing and treating both of these causes of death, thanks to leading edge researchers and programs.</p> For the first time in four years, U.S. life expectancy has increased, largely due to a decrease in cancer and drug overdose deaths. UC Davis Health is a leader in preventing and treating both of these causes of death, thanks to leading edge researchers and programs.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/us-life-expectancy-is-up-largely-due-to-decreased-cancer-overdose-deaths/2020/01
202001_flavored-tobacco-sales-ban-spurs-african-american-family-to-quit-smoking Tue, 28 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT Flavored tobacco sales ban spurs African American family to quit smoking <p>It&rsquo;s a family affair for UC Davis patient Alonda Barrie, who plans to quit smoking with her mother and brother now that she can&rsquo;t buy menthol cigarettes in Sacramento.</p> It’s a family affair for UC Davis patient Alonda Barrie, who plans to quit smoking with her mother and brother now that she can’t buy menthol cigarettes in Sacramento.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/flavored-tobacco-sales-ban-spurs-african-american-family-to-quit-smoking/2020/01
202001_why-arent-advanced-bladder-cancers-being-treated Fri, 17 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT Why aren't advanced bladder cancers being treated? <p>Patients with advanced bladder cancers are not getting the treatment they need. UC Davis Health urologic oncologists are working to change that. Their paper in the <em>Journal of Clinical Oncology</em> describes the problem and suggests how to fix it.</p> Patients with advanced bladder cancers are not getting the treatment they need. UC Davis Health urologic oncologists are working to change that. Their paper in the Journal of Clinical Oncology describes the problem and suggests how to fix it.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/why-arent-advanced-bladder-cancers-being-treated/2020/01
202001_uc-davis-health-surgeons-publish-novel-tumor-removal-technique Thu, 16 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT UC Davis Health surgeons publish novel tumor-removal technique <p>A new approach, which involves placing endovascular stents into the aorta and/or vena cava, was developed to help make the removal of complex testicular tumors safer.</p> A new approach, which involves placing endovascular stents into the aorta and/or vena cava, was developed to help make the removal of complex testicular tumors safer.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-health-surgeons-publish-novel-tumor-removal-technique/2020/01
202001_community-conversations-science-caf-to-explore-early-detection-of-lung-cancer Mon, 13 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT Community Conversations Science Café to explore early detection of lung cancer <p>In an open community event, Dr. David Cooke will discuss the importance of early detection of lung cancer and the current disparities in screening for it.&nbsp;</p> In an open community event, Dr. David Cooke will discuss the importance of early detection of lung cancer and the current disparities in screening for it. 

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/community-conversations-science-caf-to-explore-early-detection-of-lung-cancer/2020/01
201912_prostate-biopsies-enhanced-with-state-of-the-art-imaging-system Mon, 30 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT Prostate biopsies enhanced with state-of-the-art imaging system <p>ExactVu, a state-of-the-art ultrasound device, is now being used by the UC Davis Department of Urologic Surgery to more precisely visualize prostate tumors for a better quality biopsy.</p> ExactVu, a state-of-the-art ultrasound device, is now being used by the UC Davis Department of Urologic Surgery to more precisely visualize prostate tumors for a better quality biopsy.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/prostate-biopsies-enhanced-with-state-of-the-art-imaging-system/2019/12
201912_yuba-city-retiree-gets-a-surprise-cancer-diagnosis Thu, 26 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT Yuba City retiree gets a surprise cancer diagnosis <p>A routine screening leads to a surprising diagnosis and treatable bladder tumor for Yuba city man.</p> A routine screening leads to a surprising diagnosis and treatable bladder tumor for Yuba city man.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/yuba-city-retiree-gets-a-surprise-cancer-diagnosis/2019/12
201911_lung-cancer-screening-campaign-brings-message-to-the-community Fri, 22 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT Lung cancer screening campaign brings message to the community <p>UC Davis Health and community leaders join forces to kick off lung cancer screening campaign.</p> UC Davis Health and community leaders join forces to kick off lung cancer screening campaign.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/lung-cancer-screening-campaign-brings-message-to-the-community/2019/11
201911_facebook-live-1119-9-am-lisa-brown-lung-cancer-awareness-importance-of-screening Mon, 18 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT FACEBOOK LIVE 11/19: Lisa Brown, Lung Cancer Awareness, importance of screening <p>As part of Lung Cancer Awareness Month, we had a Facebook Live conversation on Nov. 19 with thoracic surgeon Lisa Brown of the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center. Watch the recording to learn about lung cancer screening and more.</p> As part of Lung Cancer Awareness Month, we had a Facebook Live conversation on Nov. 19 with thoracic surgeon Lisa Brown of the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center. Watch the recording to learn about lung cancer screening and more.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/facebook-live-1119-9-am-lisa-brown-lung-cancer-awareness-importance-of-screening/2019/11
201911_rising-from-the-ashes-with-cancer-care-intact Thu, 07 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT Rising from the ashes with cancer care intact <p>Butch Bromley lost nearly everything in the Camp Fire, including his cancer medicine. UC Davis Health and Adventist Health teamed up to salvage his cancer care and get him back on track.</p> Butch Bromley lost nearly everything in the Camp Fire, including his cancer medicine. UC Davis Health and Adventist Health teamed up to salvage his cancer care and get him back on track.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/rising-from-the-ashes-with-cancer-care-intact/2019/11
201911_automated-quitline-referrals-help-patients-give-up-tobacco Thu, 07 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT Automated quitline referrals help patients give up tobacco <p>Electronic health record systems that house patient medical histories can also easily link them with telephone counseling services ― or quitlines ― that improve their chances of giving up tobacco.</p> Electronic health record systems that house patient medical histories can also easily link them with telephone counseling services ― or quitlines ― that improve their chances of giving up tobacco.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/automated-quitline-referrals-help-patients-give-up-tobacco/2019/11
201911_bay-area-surgeon-and-healthcare-executive-chooses-uc-davis-for-complex-cancer-surgery Tue, 05 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT Bay Area surgeon and healthcare executive chooses UC Davis for complex cancer surgery <p>After attempts to see specialists in the Bay Area failed, a San Francisco surgeon sought cancer care at UC Davis Health and is now&nbsp;back doing everything he loves to do.</p> After attempts to see specialists in the Bay Area failed, a San Francisco surgeon sought cancer care at UC Davis Health and is now back doing everything he loves to do.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/bay-area-surgeon-and-healthcare-executive-chooses-uc-davis-for-complex-cancer-surgery/2019/11
201910_young-investigator-awarded-1-million-for-prostate-cancer-research Mon, 28 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT Young investigator awarded $1 million for prostate cancer research <p>UC Davis scientist to tackle prostate cancer with new award.</p> UC Davis scientist to tackle prostate cancer with new award.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/young-investigator-awarded-1-million-for-prostate-cancer-research/2019/10
201910_facebook-live-1023-helen-chew-breast-cancer-research-and-screening-breast-cancer-awareness-month Wed, 23 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT FACEBOOK LIVE 10/23: Helen Chew, breast cancer research and screening, Breast Cancer Awareness Month <p>In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, join us for a Facebook Live conversation with Helen Chew, director of the Clinical Breast Cancer Program at the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center.</p> In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, join us for a Facebook Live conversation with Helen Chew, director of the Clinical Breast Cancer Program at the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/facebook-live-1023-helen-chew-breast-cancer-research-and-screening-breast-cancer-awareness-month/2019/10
201910_anthony-seibert-to-receive-radiological-societys-highest-honor Tue, 22 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT Anthony Seibert to receive Radiological Society's highest honor <p>Tony Seibert will be honored with the Gold Medal by the Radiological Society of North America.</p> Tony Seibert will be honored with the Gold Medal by the Radiological Society of North America.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/anthony-seibert-to-receive-radiological-societys-highest-honor/2019/10
201910_breast-cancer-awareness-month-uc-davis-health-breast-imaging-team-saves-lives-through-screenings Thu, 17 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT Breast Cancer Awareness Month: UC Davis Health Breast Imaging team saves lives through screenings <p>In commemoration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, the UC Davis Health Breast Imaging section is expanding service hours and offering small gifts to patients who get mammograms this month.</p> In commemoration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, the UC Davis Health Breast Imaging section is expanding service hours and offering small gifts to patients who get mammograms this month.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/breast-cancer-awareness-month-uc-davis-health-breast-imaging-team-saves-lives-through-screenings/2019/10
201910_strong-showing-for-uc-davis-health-cycling-team-at-crush-challenge Wed, 16 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT Strong showing for UC Davis Health cycling team at Crush Challenge <p>UC Davis Health brings large group of riders to the 5th annual Crush Challenge in Napa.</p> UC Davis Health brings large group of riders to the 5th annual Crush Challenge in Napa.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/strong-showing-for-uc-davis-health-cycling-team-at-crush-challenge/2019/10
201910_in-rare-honor-uc-davis-health-physician-named-as-academy-fellow-of-the-california-academy-of-sciences Tue, 15 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT In rare honor, UC Davis Health physician named as Academy Fellow of the California Academy of Sciences <p>On Oct. 15, UC Davis Health dermatologist and autoimmune disease specialist Emanual Maverakis will be inducted as an Academy Fellow of the California Academy of Sciences, a rare distinction for a physician.</p> On Oct. 15, UC Davis Health dermatologist and autoimmune disease specialist Emanual Maverakis will be inducted as an Academy Fellow of the California Academy of Sciences, a rare distinction for a physician.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/in-rare-honor-uc-davis-health-physician-named-as-academy-fellow-of-the-california-academy-of-sciences/2019/10
201910_uc-davis-awarded-new-crispr-grant-to-test-novel-approach-to-cancer-treatment Tue, 01 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT UC Davis awarded new CRISPR grant to test novel approach to cancer treatment <p>UC Davis scientists win NIH award to develop a novel approach to using CRISPR to tackle colon cancer cells.</p> UC Davis scientists win NIH award to develop a novel approach to using CRISPR to tackle colon cancer cells.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-awarded-new-crispr-grant-to-test-novel-approach-to-cancer-treatment/2019/10
201909_new-chief-for-biostatistics Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT New chief for biostatistics <p>Diana Miglioretti has been selected as chief of the&nbsp;Division of Biostatistics&nbsp;in the&nbsp;UC Davis Department of Public Health Sciences.</p> Diana Miglioretti has been selected as chief of the Division of Biostatistics in the UC Davis Department of Public Health Sciences.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/new-chief-for-biostatistics/2019/09
201909_medical-imaging-rates-continue-to-rise-despite-push-to-reduce-them Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT Medical imaging rates continue to rise despite push to reduce them <p>Physician groups have pushed to reduce rates of medical imaging, but they continue to go up, raising concerns about potential harms to patients, UC Davis and other researchers have found.</p> Physician groups have pushed to reduce rates of medical imaging, but they continue to go up, raising concerns about potential harms to patients, UC Davis and other researchers have found.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/medical-imaging-rates-continue-to-rise-despite-push-to-reduce-them/2019/09
201908_surgeon-helps-patient-survive-pancreatic-cancer Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT Surgeon helps patient survive pancreatic cancer <p>The power of positivity has kept Arthur &ldquo;Chip&rdquo; Hollister on a road to recovery &mdash; first for prostate cancer and then for pancreatic cancer.</p> The power of positivity has kept Arthur “Chip” Hollister on a road to recovery — first for prostate cancer and then for pancreatic cancer.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/surgeon-helps-patient-survive-pancreatic-cancer/2019/08
201908_uc-davis-lung-cancer-experts-introduce-latin-american-oncologists-to-advances-in-care Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT UC Davis lung cancer experts introduce Latin American oncologists to advances in care <p>Oncologists visiting from various Latin American countries learn the latest in lung cancer diagnosis and care at UC Davis Health.</p> Oncologists visiting from various Latin American countries learn the latest in lung cancer diagnosis and care at UC Davis Health.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-lung-cancer-experts-introduce-latin-american-oncologists-to-advances-in-care/2019/08