Leukemia

‘I just thought that this was important to me and important to my patients,’ says Tia Wheatley.

By Jeff Tully • February 14, 2022

Pedro Lopez shows superhero-like perseverance as UCLA men's basketball kid captain

By Chayil Champion • March 29, 2021

Richard Hart's journey was not for the faint of heart

By uclahealth • September 22, 2020

“My daughter is getting an infusion right now,” explains Rose Tafoya, who chose Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. “Maria is 34-years-old and had adult acute ...

By uclahealth • February 20, 2020

When Luis Diaz was diagnosed with leukemia at age 16, he never imagined that his daughter would face a similar battle more than a decade later. Luis’ daughter, ...

By Jane Murcia with Photos from Nick Carranza • December 7, 2019

“My mom passed away from lymphoma cancer four years ago,” reveals Hilda Zamora, a purchasing coordinator in the department of medicine. “I wanted to give ...

By uclahealth • October 23, 2019

“Even though I’m not able to be there in person, to comfort a patient or bring hope, by doing this I’m able to give back,” ...

By uclahealth • October 23, 2019

“I’ll be holding my lantern high and proud of everybody else there,” states Daisy Cazares, an administrative assistant in the department of medicine. Daisy ...

By uclahealth • October 22, 2019

The gold lantern is for remembrance, the red lantern is for supporters, and the white lantern is for survivors,” explains Gabriela Rivera, a department security ...

By uclahealth • October 15, 2019

“The Light the Night Walk raises funds for research and raises awareness to come together and support those who have lost someone to a blood ...

By uclahealth • October 9, 2019