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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 26: Lydia Rogers, and Laura Rogers of The Secret Sisters perform during UCLA's Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation Host 18th Annual 'Taste For A Cure' fundraiser at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on April 26, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California.
Los Angeles stood out as a relatively low-priced market overall, but there were some individual hospitals that were very high ... Cedars-Sinai and UCLA are likely to have more leverage [with insurers] because of their strong reputations.
We just got word ... that 27 of our students were accepted to UCLA. That's the highest of any high school in California.
Inherited predisposition to cancer is seen in around 5-10% of all cancer patients. We used to routinely perform this test when I was at UCLA ( University of California, Los Angeles) as it is very common to have this kind of mutation, predominantly seen in Ashkenazi Jews.More quotes »
Study Claims Marijuana Tied to Lower Bladder Cancer Risk
in San Diego .Dr. Karim Chamie, an assistant professor of urology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles , took issue with the fact that every man in the study smoked something, so there was no comparison to men Read more »
Inventor, entrepreneur Stanley A. Dashew dies at 96
peace. They helped build the Rita and Stanley Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars at the University of California, Los Angeles .Born Sept. 16, 1916, in Harlem, Dashew and his family moved from there to Rockland County where his father practiced Read more »
Common Heart Meds May Boost Recovery From Non-Cardiac Surgeries
spokesman for the American Heart Association and a professor of cardiovascular medicine and science at the University of California, Los Angeles .Some trials and observational studies have shown that use of beta blockers reduces this cardiovascular risk, whereas Read more »
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we explored the Painted Rocks located just outside the gate while waiting for the tour to start, an old acquaintance from Los Angeles -- architect and geographer Rick Miller -- pulled up in his Prius, also early for the same tour. We laughed, said hello, and 7:48 AM from The Atlantic Read more »
W. Tennis. Postmatch Notes: #7 UCLA 4, #10 Michigan 0
It is only the second time this season that Michigan failed to score a point, with the other coming against No. 7 California on Feb. 8. The match, which was scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. CDT, started at 11:25 p.m. CDT. The match ended at 1:57 a.m. CDT. Senior 3:37 AM from Go Blue Michigan Wolverines Read more »
Local project manager receives 2013 Distinguished Instructor Award from UCLA
University of California, Los Angeles honored Sean Leonard, president and founder of S.L. Leonard & Associates, a Camarillo-based project management firm, with the 2013 Distinguished Instructor Award. Leonard was one of 18 instructors in UCLA’s Extension program 3:10 AM from Ventura County Star Read more »
St. John's picks Providence Health & Services in bidding war
discuss its bid further because negotiations are ongoing. The Renton, Wash., nonprofit company runs 30 hospitals in California and four other states. The Archdiocese of Los Angeles, which had indicated support for Soon-Shiong's bid, nevertheless welcomed the 1:30 AM from Los Angeles Times Read more »
Students raised in foster system honored for completing college
John Burton Foundation for Children Without Homes, brought together in Little Tokyo about 30 students from Cal State Los Angeles, Cal State Northridge, UCLA and L.A. City College to celebrate their graduations. Fewer than 15% of foster youth go on to attend 5/17/13 from Los Angeles Times Read more »