A trainee in the lab of Professor Riccardo Olcese, PhD, in the UCLA Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, received the 2017 postdoctoral Paul F. Cranefield Award in recognition of excellence in physiology.
Last year's UCLA Cardiovascular Symposium was held in the new Luskin Conference Center on the UCLA campus, included lectures from nine world leaders in the field of cardiovascular research and medicine, and was attended by around 375 scientists, clinicians and trainees. This year's event will be held in September, 2017.
Director of the Molecular Biology Institute, Luisa Iruela-Arispe’s laboratory has focused in elucidating the molecular mechanisms that regulate vascular morphogenesis during development and in disease.
UCLA cardiologist Dr. Holly Middlekauff and her research group are studying the health effects, especially the cardiac health effects, of E-cigarettes. She hopes that providing scientific data to potential users will ensure that this important personal decision is an informed decision.
Mark your calendars for the 2017 STAR Symposium, October 6th at the Fowler Museum on UCLA Campus, Keynote Speaker Dr. Peter Tontonoz.