GIM

Earlier this week I learned via a news release from CNN that the Los Angeles Unified School District will ensure that all schools in the district will be equipped with naloxone, also known as Narcan, which temporarily reverses adverse consequences of opioid overdose. This measure was instated following the recent death of [...]

By sjmartinez • September 26, 2022

This week I showcase recent work from some of our residents that reflect their commitment to scholarship and underscores the priority that the department of medicine (DoM) will give to fostering and supporting their academic creativity. The examples reflect work that was done at UCLA or initiated prior to their [...]

By sjmartinez • August 15, 2022

I had lunch with our nine chief residents last week. They were introduced in an earlier post. They are fully in their stride as leaders of our internal medicine training program. We talked about the critical work they do, not only to ensure that our trainees receive their duty assignments, but about [...]

By sjmartinez • August 8, 2022