UC Davis School of Medicine


A Publication of UC Davis School of Medicine

Volume 11 • No 3 • Winter 2014/2015

They said it!


We helped the parents read the babies’ cues. We also encouraged the parents to persist. It’s hard to continue in an interaction if your partner isn’t giving you much back. You need to know that you are on the right track.

Sally Rogers working with a child

Many pesticides operate through affecting the nervous system of lower organisms, so they should be taken seriously, because they are by design neurotoxic. The question is at what dose.

Irva Hertz-Picciotto

Federal investment in comparative effectiveness research historically has been inadequate because most funds have gone into basic research … but in clinical practice … we want to know if the new drug or device is better than what we’re already using.

Patrick Romano

Ensuring the bounty of our food system also contributes to improved health, we are deeply committed to improving nutrition through research and engagement with communities both at home and abroad.

Linda Katehi