CDC grant to check dangers of mixed use of opioids and ‘benzos’

(SACRAMENTO) A group of UC Davis Well being researchers led by Joshua Fenton obtained a 3-year $1.05 million grant from the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC) to determine threat and protecting elements linked to the mixed use of opioids and benzodiazepines, a gaggle of medicine used to deal with  anxiousness and insomnia.  Hundreds […]

UC Davis Well being first in nation to call vice chair for geriatric emergency drugs

(SACRAMENTO) Dwelling to 100 years previous may look like a stretch for many individuals. Nonetheless, it’s a actuality for greater than half one million individuals worldwide. Even the inhabitants of these 80 years and older has grown extra quickly than individuals ages 65-79 years. “Though it was unusual, it’s now fairly frequent to see nonagenarians and centenarians […]

Two college members chosen for prestigious nationwide govt management applications

Two UC Davis Faculty of Medication college members have been chosen to take part within the prestigious Drexel College nationwide Govt Management in Educational Medication® and Govt Management in Well being Care applications. Melissa Bauman (left) and Debbie Aizenberg (proper) Melissa Bauman is a professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences and affiliate director of the […]

UC Davis MIND Institute Distinguished Lecturer Sequence returns in individual

(SACRAMENTO) After two years of digital lectures, the UC Davis MIND Institute’s extremely regarded Distinguished Lecturer Sequence returns this month with in-person displays. This marks the 20th 12 months of the sequence.  MIND Institute Director Leonard Abbeduto The seven audio system embrace a mom whose work advocating for people with Down syndrome has had a […]

Transplant Middle reaches milestone: 5,000 kidney transplants

(SACRAMENTO) UC Davis Well being reached an institutional milestone in August, surpassing 5,000 kidney transplants carried out since its first nearly 37 years in the past. Established in 1985, the UC Davis Transplant Middle carried out 282 kidney transplants in 2021, making UC Davis Well being considered one of  the highest 10 facilities within the […]

Serving to communities in want, wherever that could be

(SACRAMENTO) Pranav Shetty’s definition of neighborhood is far broader than most individuals’s. For him, it is world. “On the subject of well being, there may be an interconnectedness of individuals and their environments that may have an effect on the well-being of all,” Shetty defined. “If our neighbors shouldn’t have entry to care, it places […]

Superior follow suppliers carry worth, enhance entry

 This text highlights the work of superior follow suppliers throughout Nationwide Superior Suppliers Week, Sept. 26-30. (SACRAMENTO) The well being care groups at UC Davis Well being comprise a variety of specialties and views. Amongst these consultants are greater than 350 superior follow suppliers (APPs), together with licensed registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs), nurse practitioners (N.P.s), doctor […]

PC-CARE added to California Proof-Primarily based Clearinghouse for Youngster Welfare

(SACRAMENTO) PC-CARE, a remedy program to enhance caregiver-child relationships, has been added to the California Proof-Primarily based Clearinghouse for Youngster Welfare (CBEC). The clearinghouse is a web based software that identifies and disseminates evidence-based little one welfare practices. CBEC seeks to enhance little one security, improve permanence and household and group stability, and promote little […]

Youngsters’s Digital Bereavement Artwork Group begins in October

(SACRAMENTO) The UC Davis Baby Life and Artistic Arts Remedy Division will host “Remembering Collectively: Digital Bereavement Artwork Group,” specializing in grief and processing loss by self-expression and artwork for kids and teenagers subsequent month. The group dates and time shall be based mostly on age: Ages 6-11: Oct. 25, Nov. 1 and eight from 4-5:30 p.m. […]