A support network was crucial to helping the actress-activist process her mother’s death earlier this year

By Sandy Cohen • November 1, 2022

About half of the new graduates will study primary care in the fall.

By Elaine Schmidt • March 23, 2022

200-plus volunteers from UCLA Health will staff the annual clinic, which provides medical services to underserved populations

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • March 3, 2022

At the inaugural HEDI Showcase, nine departments shared their progress on cultural change and anti-racism efforts.

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • June 22, 2021

‘We know that many are still being affected by COVID-related challenges and food insecurity’

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • June 10, 2021

Guests included Ava DuVernay, Mindy Kaling, Landon Donovan and Dolly Parton

By Sandy Cohen • May 14, 2021

Zoom symposium will pay tribute to Martin Luther King Jr.’s ideals

By Leo Smith • January 12, 2021

“This is my Christmas. I’m not happy, and I don’t have the Christmas spirit until I do this,” affirms Roberto Calderon, a captain for United Airlines. Calderon has delivered Ben Flyin Adventure Bears to patients at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica for the past ten years. “UCLA Health says, [...]

By uclahealth • January 3, 2020

Kevin Luzande, an accomplished chef and friend of a nurse at the Mattel Children’s Unit at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, decided to brighten up the holiday season for families in need of some good cheer.  Luzande, with donations from several prominent restaurants including Citizen Sprout, The Federal NoHo, Bourbon [...]

By uclahealth • December 30, 2019

“I came into the emergency room last night, and they told me they had to remove my appendix,” mentions 12-year-old Marco Bledo, a patient at the UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, who received some surprise visitors.

By uclahealth • December 20, 2019