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A national spotlight shines on UC Davis' use of technology to improve health for all Californians. Honored with a Commitment to Health IT Award today from #healthIT leaders @HIMSSAnalytics, UC Davis will be one of four institutions across the country showcased as a “model institution” during National Health IT Week this year. Read more: bit.ly/2d1Qqtp.
HIMSS Analytics, the research arm of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, will present UC Davis with a special Commitment to Health IT Award at a Sept. 26 event at UC Davis Medical Center. The presentation will be held in conjunction with National Health IT Week, which runs from Sept. 26-30.
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How can telling stories improve patient care? A UC Davis physician and professor joins us in studio to explain narrative medicine and why it's become a movement.
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A specialized new test to detect bacterial infections in young babies with fevers is a 'holy grail' for ER docs seeking accurate, rapid and less invasive methods.
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Robert Ring, from Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, to tackle evolving challenges in autism therapeutics development in a free lecture on Sept. 14 at UC Davis MIND Institute.
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Families in need of world-class pediatric surgical services don't need to travel to the Bay Area anymore. We are here! 
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The University of California, Davis will become home to the first state-funded center in the country dedicated to studying gun violence, the school announced Monday.
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Here's a great story about this summer's inaugural Prep Médico residential program for students interested in navigating the academic pathways toward a career in the health professions. Get more info about this terrific program at http://bit.ly/1Tb7XLZ. #meded +UC Davis
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Why do some foodborne bacteria make us sick? Understanding how gut pathogens manipulate the body’s natural defense mechanisms to grab hold and contribute to abnormal states within and beyond the GI tract is a burgeoning area of research at +UC Davis. #bacteria #health #healthyeating  
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“The dramatic growth in the number of elderly with dementia and increasing pressures on their families are major social issues in Vietnam,” said Ladson Hinton, UC Davis professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. “Our goal is to find culturally relevant ways to use REACH VA outside of the U.S."
Ladson Hinton, a UC Davis specialist in geriatric psychiatry, has received a two-year, $370,000 grant from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) to adapt an Alzheimer’s caregivers program for use in Vietnam.
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+UC Davis radiation oncologists collaborated to examine a novel triple therapy to treat metastatic #cancer in dogs. #cancerresearch  
Man's best friend leads the way in fighting diseases we have in common.
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2016 Nelson lecturer, Dr. LaCombe, to speak on the power of stories in the practice of medicine.
'Stories from Medicine: Where they come from and how to tell them,' is open to the public, and taking place on Sept. 14, at 5 p.m., in the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center Auditorium.
More details, here: bit.ly/2bOAh9q
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Sertraline, brand named Zoloft, improves functioning in young children with fragile X, according to +UC Davis MIND Institute research study. #fragileX #neuroscience
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