News in 2019

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UCI researchers investigate use of stem cells to improve recovery of stroke survivors

April 18, 2019
Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death, and the leading cause of long-term disability, in the United States. Today, the UC Irvine branch of the...

Public invited to learn more about the latest breast cancer techniques and treatment

April 17, 2019
UCI Health invites the public to learn more about the most up-to-date breast cancer screening and treatment options. The free one-hour lecture will...

UCI Medical Center to host SHE event for high school junior and seniors

April 17, 2019
UCI Medical Center is pleased to again host SHE, Summer Healthcare Experience. The program is a weeklong, annual educational event designed for...

Heart transplant patient comes back to thank UCI Medical Center staff

Cardiac Rehabilitation patient Roland Adams and his wife
April 16, 2019
Last August, Roland Adams received a heart and kidney transplant at a Los Angeles-area hospital after struggling for several years with chronic...

Registration opens for third annual UCI Anti-Cancer Challenge

April 11, 2019
The UCI Anti-Cancer Challenge is coming home to the University of California, Irvine campus on Saturday, June 8. Registration is now open for this...

UCI Health neurosurgeon first on West Coast to use new brain aneurysm stent

UCI Health neurosurgeon Li-Mei Lin, MD
April 04, 2019
UCI Health neurosurgeon Li-Mei Lin, MD, is among the first in the U.S. to use the latest minimally invasive device to treat large brain aneurysms...

UCI Health supports Donate Life month

April 02, 2019
April is National Donate Life Awareness Month and UCI wants to remind people that organ donation saves lives. More than 114,000 people in the U.S....

UCI Health to bring healthier food options to patients, visitors and staff with a new chef-based culinary program

March 29, 2019
Starting April 1, UCI Health will launch a chef-based culinary program, providing a new level of healthy dining experience for patients, visitors...

Mother gives son a second chance at life through kidney donation at UCI Medical Center

March 27, 2019
IN THE NEWS: Fabian Pardo was suffering from end-stage kidney disease, and in dire need of a kidney. His mother, Amalia Ramirez, agreed to donate...

UCI Health pain medicine expert helps patient deal with arthritis and avoid knee replacement

March 26, 2019
An active person for most of his life, Richard Maples of Tustin loved playing golf. However, five years ago, he was diagnosed with stage 4...

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