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“Finding an accurate but less invasive method to determine if babies with fevers have bacterial infections is a ‘holy grail’ for emergency department physicians,” said Kuppermann, professor and chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at UC Davis School of Medicine. “This proof-of-concept study demonstrates that the evaluation of RNA biosignatures could one day be that tool.”
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The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded $2 million to David Greenhalgh, a +UC Davis surgeon and national leader in treating burn injuries, for a study of the outcomes of a fluid resuscitation treatment for burn patients.
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Colorectal cancer incidence and mortality rates in California have decreased markedly for men and women in all major racial-ethnic groups since 1990, except for Hispanic men. Colorectal cancer rates for Hispanic men have remained relatively the same, a disparity that can be improved by greater screening, a study of colorectal cancer trends from the +UC Davis Institute for Population Health Improvement has found. #cancer #cancerresearch   #health  
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+UC Davis Vice Chancellor and Dean Julie Freischlag discusses finding passion, honing strengths and professional satisfaction in her latest blog post in Academic Medicine Rounds. #meded
By: Julie Ann Freischlag, MD, Vice Chancellor for Human Health Sciences and Dean of the School of Medicine at UC Davis Mentoring and elevating the next generation of faculty and physicians are two …
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Congratulation to +UC Davis School of Medicine’s first-ever Daniel T. O’Connor, M.D., Memorial Research Grant recipient, Anand Narayanan. Anand is a fourth-year student who will spend the coming year investigating nanoparticles to improve the delivery and targeting of therapies for oral cancer. Read more http://bit.ly/2abqurt #meded #ucdsom #ucdavis  
UC Davis School of Medicine’s first-ever Daniel T. O’Connor, M.D., Memorial Research Grant, has been awarded to Anand Narayanan, a fourth-year student who will spend the coming year investigating nanoparticles to improve the delivery and targeting of therapies for oral cancer.
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“Routine screening for colorectal #cancer enables physicians to identify and treat tumors and polyps early, reducing the incidence of invasive cancers and mortality,” said +UC Davis Institute for Population Health Improvement Director Kenneth W. Kizer, senior author of the study. “But Hispanics are less likely to be screened, insured and use health care than other ethnic groups in California. #poplulationhealth #publichealth #health
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Surgical pathologist, Regina Gandour-Edwards, joins telehealth program to improve diagnosis in developing countries.
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UC Davis surgical pathologist one of 14 specialists participating in innovative telepathology program.
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+UC Davis pathologist Regina Gandour-Edwards is participating in an innovative telepathology project aimed at improving #cancer diagnosis in Rwanda and five other sub-Saharan African countries. #telemedicine #healthdisparities #pathology  
UC Davis surgical pathologist one of 14 specialists participating in innovative telepathology program.
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The federal Health Resources and Services Administration has awarded +UC Davis School of Medicine two new grants, totaling more than $6 million, to further the school’s long-standing goal of expanding health care access and equity for all. #healthcare #meded +UC Davis 
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The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis and the UC Davis School of Medicine received a $2.49 million Primary Care Training Enhancement Award from Health Resources and Services Administration to improve primary care education and training. http://bit.ly/29YuHyJ
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A national reputation for life-changing biomedical discoveries, a passion for clinical care, and a commitment to engaging people from underserved communities are the hallmarks of a UC Davis School of Medicine education.

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