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.
Mark your calendars for the 2017 STAR Symposium, October 6th at the Fowler Museum on UCLA Campus, Keynote Speaker Dr. Peter Tontonoz.
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.
Dr. Abbas Ardehali, professor of surgery and medicine in the division of cardiothoracic surgery, has been selected as a 2017 recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor by the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations.
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.