Infectious Diseases

The importance of understanding your family's medical history

By uclahealth • November 29, 2020

Early trial results are promising, but many questions remain

By Sandy Cohen • November 25, 2020

UCLA researchers are working to decrease illness severity in COVID-19 patients

By uclahealth • November 24, 2020

‘We have to make sacrifices because there just isn’t enough testing,’ says Omai Garner, director of clinical microbiology for UCLA Health

By uclahealth • November 24, 2020

Public health specialists stress the importance of wearing masks

By uclahealth • November 23, 2020

Zoom Thanksgiving? Socially distanced Christmas? UCLA experts on dealing with holidays that look very different

By Sandy Cohen • November 19, 2020
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UCLA Health hosted a special virtual conversation on November 5, 2020, with Dr. Anthony Fauci, a world leader in infectious diseases and Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Dr. Judith Currier, Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases at the David Geffen School of Medicine at [...]

By uclahealth • November 17, 2020

UCLA Health’s new Post-ICU Recovery Clinic is helping ‘long-haulers’ such as Ruben Salazar who have lingering symptoms

By Sandy Cohen • November 4, 2020

Dr. Jerome Adams addresses UCLA faculty and staff in Grand Rounds lecture

By Sandy Cohen • October 29, 2020

Every day, researchers work to develop safe, effective therapies for a variety of diseases. That work is especially in the spotlight during the fight against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. One promising treatment involves monoclonal antibodies (mAbs).

UCLA Health researcher and infectious disease specialist Kara Chew, MD, MS, is [...]

By uclahealth • October 26, 2020