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Last night KVIE Sacramento featured UC Davis Cancer Center and UC Davis Genome Center in a Precision Medicine story
Scientists conduct research into the human genome, cracking codes to some cancer.
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#UCDavis tests deep #brain stimulation as a treatment for cognitive changes in #Parkinsons bit.ly/1QMMdWZ
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This week, local Mexicans revisited their heritage through Cinco de Mayo activities. Embracing cultural identity may be one way to preserve what researchers call the “Latino Paradox.” Latinos currently outlive their white neighbors, despite a higher risk for health issues.
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#Classof2015 @ucdavis #medicalstudents Rudy Silva and Mayra Betancourt learned #SíSePuede #WhatILearned #meded
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Becoming a doctor was a goal for Brittany Lewis since she was a child. But when she had her own child at 19 and divorced her husband while still in college, her goal seemed out of reach.
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“Both acute #alcohol #intoxication and chronic alcohol misuse are strongly associated with risk for committing #firearms #violence , whether that violence is directed at others or at oneself,” said Garen J. Wintemute, professor of emergency medicine, founding director of the UC Davis Violence Prevention Research Program and expert on gun violence as a public health problem.
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Restricting access to firearms for people who misuse alcohol could prevent firearm violence, but policies that more clearly define alcohol misuse should be developed to facilitate enforcement, according to a review of existing research and public policies by the UC Davis Violence Prevention Research Program.
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Congrats #Classof2015 @UCDavis #MedStudents! We love your #WhatILearned moments, wish you a great commencement & a fantastic future. #meded
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#UCDavis dean relies on #Teamwork in the OR & our #medstudents rock teamwork #WhatILearned http://bit.ly/1InwWt8
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Kevin learned the power of #Community is essence of #UCDavis School of Medicine http://bit.ly/1F1U68L #WhatILearned
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#Classof2015 #MedStudent Nadia says she received more than a textbook education @UCDavis. She learned #ArtOfMedicine http://bit.ly/1d48uBh
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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.

Our students are leaders who appreciate rigorous academic training balanced with hands-on experience, and have a strong desire to serve. Our faculty specialize in translational research covering a wide range of areas and are engaged in innovative, interdisciplinary collaborations, both within the UC Davis community and with other highly regarded institutions.


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