UCLA Biodesign

“I saw this program as an opportunity to try to make some impactful changes in healthcare,” says Dr. Stephen Speicher, a pediatric hematology-oncology fellow at UCLA Health participating in the new UCLA Biodesign Program. “I grew up with [...]

By uclahealth • September 24, 2019

“My research has been on wearable robotics for rehabilitation or assistance,” muses Gil Hernstadt, an engineer in the new UCLA BioDesign Program. “This is the third or fourth day of the boot camp and this group is great. [...]

By uclahealth • September 5, 2019

"This is the first year of the UCLA Biodesign Program. It’s such an interesting intersection between medicine, business, and engineering,” explains Dr. Peter Hsiue, a third-year orthopedic surgery resident at UCLA Health. "These three groups are so critical [...]

By uclahealth • September 5, 2019

“I started my academic career in engineering, went to med school and then took a year off for business school,” explains I. Obi Emeruwa, MD, MBA, a member of the new UCLA Biodesign Program. “I saw the email [...]

By uclahealth • September 2, 2019

UCLA Health continues to be a leader in pioneering health care innovations that benefit patients and practitioners across the globe. Past discoveries at UCLA include first-of-their-kind immunotherapies, advanced imaging scans and apps that optimize patient care.

By uclahealth • May 29, 2019