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Among the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA's students, faculty and alumni are some of the most recognized and decorated individuals in the medical and research communities. The relentless UCLA appetite for success has become a tradition and legacy, setting an example for future generations of scientists and physicians.

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Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators


O. Joe Hines, MD
Dr. O. Joe Hines, interim chair of the surgery department and UCLA’s Robert and Kelly Day Professor of…
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ucla research students
A team of researchers at UCLA Health has received a $1 million research grant from the American Heart…
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Kohn and McAuley at ASGCT
New research indicates the novel gene editing technique base editing could be used as a one-time thera
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Dr. Richard Finn
For the first time in over a decade, scientists have identified a first-line treatment that…
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