2023 has given us much to celebrate in the department of medicine. I would like to take this opportunity to thank YOU for all that you do[...]

By sjmartinez • December 27, 2023

Within the Department of Medicine (DoM) at UCLA, trainees are the heartbeat of our community. The medical students, residents, fellows, and postdocs who make up[...]

By sjmartinez • December 4, 2023

Yang JO, Dry S, Weiss GA. Leflunomide-induced collagenous colitis: a case report and literature review. Clin J Gastroenterol. 2023 Oct 5. doi: 10.1007/s12328-023-01862-2. Epub ahead[...]

By sjmartinez • October 6, 2023

Over the past few weeks, department of medicine (DoM) faculty and trainees have been traveling across the country to attend major annual meetings and conferences[...]

By sjmartinez • May 22, 2023

Chen PH, Han SH, Bhattacharya D, Patel A. Leveraging a community-based participatory approach to improve linkage to care for HBV. Clin Liver Dis (Hoboken). 2023[...]

By sjmartinez • May 18, 2023

This week, the US News rankings of medical schools and specialties came out. Although there is some controversy around these rankings and the methodology used, the ranking[...]

By sjmartinez • May 15, 2023

Each day, I receive a report of the inpatient medicine hospital census at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center. For[...]

By sjmartinez • May 8, 2023

Patel SR, Riano I, Abuali I, Ai A, Geiger G, Pimienta J, Ramirez Roggio A, Dhawan N, Dizman N, Lizette Salinas A, Pomares-Millan H, Florez[...]

By sjmartinez • April 30, 2023

Schaffer AJ, El-Harasis MA, Tinianow A, Azose A, Zalawadiya S, Dee K, Balsara K, Montgomery JA. Clinical Outcomes in Patients With Bacteremia and Concomitant Left[...]

By sjmartinez • April 22, 2023

A few weeks ago, I introduced you to the incoming chief residents for 2023-2024. This week, on behalf of the department of medicine, I would[...]

By sjmartinez • April 17, 2023