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Research and Trials

UCLA conducts research for a wide range of medical disorders and offers patients opportunities to participate in research and clinical trials. See a list of the current research and trial opportunities.

Support Groups

UCLA Health and its community partners offer a number of support groups, available in person and by telephone, designed to support and inform patients, families and caregivers coping with a variety of diagnoses. See a list of current support groups.

January 2019

Walk With a Doc

Sat, Jan 5, 2019
8:00am to 9:00am

UCLA Health@The VIllage at Westfield Topanga - 6344 Topanga Canyon Blvd. Suite 2040 (Meet at the koi pond)
Walk at your own pace and chat with local UCLA Health physicians and others from the community.

Walk with a Doc

Fri, Jan 11, 2019
7:30am to 8:30am

UCLA Health Culver City - 6000 Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 2660 (inside Westfield Mall, 2nd level)
Walk at your own pace and chat with local UCLA Health physicians and others form the community. Learn more about the Walk with a Doc program in your area.

Walk With a Doc

Sun, Jan 13, 2019
9:00am to 10:00am

Lake Balboa, 6300 Balboa Blvd, Van Nuys, 91406 (meet at the Southwest p[ortion of the lake, near parking lot entrance)
Walk at your own pace and chat with local UCLA Health physicians and other form the community. Learn more about the Walk with a Doc program in your area.

Women and Healthy Aging

Tue, Jan 15, 2019
12:00pm to 1:30pm

El Caballero Country Club, 18300 Tarzana Dr, Tarzana
Gary W. Small, MD, Director, UCLA Longevity Center, will discuss healthy aging in women, including lifestyle strategies for staying active and tools for combating memory loss.

Incontinence Update

Tue, Jan 15, 2019
3:00pm to 4:30pm

Belmont Village, 10475 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles 90024
Learn about symptoms, treatments and prevention for incontinence.

Integrative Medicine Class - Santa Monica

Tue, Jan 15, 2019
3:00pm to 5:00pm

Santa Monica Specialty Care, 2020 Santa Monica, Blvd, Conference room 2nd floor
This class will teach patients integrative approaches to manage diabetes, including gentle yoga, mindfulness, guidance on the judicious use of supplements and nutrition counseling.

Walk with a Doc

Thu, Jan 17, 2019
8:00am to 9:00am

UCLA Health - 10250 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 2440, Los Angeles 90067 (Inside Westfield Mall on the 2nd floor near Nordstrom)
Walk at your own pace and chat with local UCLA Health physicians and others from the community. Learn more about the Walk with a Doc program in your area.

Basic Diabetes Nutrition Group Class - Redondo Beach

Thu, Jan 17, 2019
3:00pm to 5:00pm

Redondo Beach Primary & Specialty Care 514 N. Prospect Ave Ste. 103
This two-hour ADA-certified class will teach you how different foods affect your blood sugar and how to plan healthy meals. A physician referral is required. Covered by most medical insurance policies.

The Treatment of Facial Aging: Surgical and Non-Surgical Options

Thu, Jan 17, 2019
6:00pm to 7:30pm

200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 206
UCLA Plastic Surgeon Jason Roostaeian, MD will discuss surgical procedures for natural looking facial rejuvenation, including the face lift, brow lift, and blepharoplasties.

Vaccinations for Seniors

Fri, Jan 18, 2019
1:00pm to 2:30pm

Founders Hall, 100 Civic Ctr Way, Calabasas, CA
Jarod DuVall, MD, UCLA internist, provides insights into the latest recommendations for seniors on vaccinations for pneumonia, shingles, flu and more. Please visit the City of Calabasas website to register for the event.

Integrative Medicine Class - Santa Monica

Tue, Jan 22, 2019
3:00pm to 5:00pm

Santa Monica Specialty Care 2020 Santa Monica Blvd Conference Room, 2nd Floor
This class will teach patients integrative approaches to manage diabetes, including gentle yoga, mindfulness, guidance on the judicious use of supplements and nutrition counseling.

Yoga As Medicine

Sat, Jan 26, 2019
10:00am to 12:00pm

Santa Monica Family YMCA, 1332 6th Street, Santa Monica. 90401
Elizabeth Ko, MD, UCLA internist and certified yoga instructor, will give a presentation on the philosophy, principles and benefits of yoga.  Yoga instructors from the Santa Monica Family YMCA will describe the various forms of yoga offered at the Y. Dr. Ko will lead a restorative yoga practice session.  Bring…

Living with Type 2 Diabetes - Santa Monica

Mon, Jan 28, 2019
8:30am to 5:00pm

Santa Monica Specialty Care 2020 Santa Monica Blvd Conference Room, 2nd Floor
This ADA-certified self-care class will help you gain important skills, knowledge and confidence to successfully manage your diabetes. A physician referral is required. Covered by most medical insurance policies.

Integrative Medicine Class - Santa Monica

Tue, Jan 29, 2019
3:00pm to 5:00pm

Santa Monica Specialty Care 2020 Santa Monica Blvd Conference Room, 2nd Floor
This class will teach patients integrative approaches to manage diabetes, including gentle yoga, mindfulness, guidance on the judicious use of supplements and nutrition counseling.

Prediabetes: Your Chance to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Wed, Jan 30, 2019
2:00pm to 3:30pm

Kehillat Israel, 16019 W. Sunset Blvd, Pacific Palisades. 90272
Alison Kalani, MD, UCLA family medicine, will discuss how lifestyle changes can reduce your risk of developing pre-diabetes, a serious medical condition affecting one in three U.S. adults.

Blood Cancer 101 - What You Need to Know

Wed, Jan 30, 2019
6:00pm to 7:00pm

https://uclahealth.org/closer-to-a-cure
Join our expert team for an overview of blood cancers, what causes them, symptoms and diagnosis. Our specialists will cover the latest treatment options and clinical trials available to patients. The event will feature UCLA oncologists Gary Schiller, MD, and Patricia Young, MD, and social worker Rebecca Pittenger, PhD, in…

Role of Nutrition in Healthy Aging

Thu, Jan 31, 2019
1:00pm to 2:30pm

Culver City Senior Center, 4095 Overland Ave, Culver City.
Jasmine Le, MD, MS, UCLA family medicine physician, will discuss the role of nutrition in healthy aging and speak on the foods and nutrients that can boost memory, brain function and preserve eye health.

Body Contouring: Abdominoplasty and Liposuction

Thu, Jan 31, 2019
6:00pm to 7:30pm

200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 206
UCLA Plastic Surgeon Jaco Festekjian, MD will discuss the contemporary approaches to body contouring, including liposuction and the tummy tuck (abdominoplasty).