Sensing and Diagnostics Technologies for Mobile Health and Telemedicine With over seven billion cell phone users in the world and the majority of them in developing countries, there are opportunities for improving access to health care through point-of-care diagnostics and microscopic imaging applications using state-of-the-art phone technology. Dr. Ozcan will discuss the new imaging and detection […]
Popping the Cork on Geography and Intellectual Property: Can California Make Champagne? Here in Napa Valley we have a long-standing and justly celebrated wine industry. But to many European winemakers, it is a crime that Napa wines can be called Champagne, Port, or Burgundy. Each of these terms refers to a place or region, but […]
The Convergence of Media Art and Mindfulness How can art enhance, deepen, augment and transform the personal experience and understanding of self and others? Learn more about how lecturer and alumnus Jesse Fleming utilizes media, technology, and social practices to create a hybrid form of artistic-mindfulness practice that can exist as artistic gesture, expression, and […]
The Future of Storytelling: How Emerging Technologies Can Serve Expressive and Social Goals How can storytellers and other artists not only respond to new technologies, but shape them? How can they capitalize on ever-faster advances to engage their audiences in new ways? Hear from Jeff Burke about how research at UCLA REMAP supported by Google, […]
Hosted by UCLA Young Alumni Giving, UCLA young alumni in the San Francisco Bay Area are invited to a mixer. Come ready for delicious food, great conversation, and an opportunity drawing for UCLA items.
The Northern California UCLA Chancellor's Society and fellow alumni, parents, and friends will gather for an exclusive reception and presentation featuring special guest: Wayne W.Grody, M.D., Ph.D. Professor, Divisions of Medical Genetics and Molecular Diagnostics Director, Molecular Diagnostic Laboratories and Clinical Genomics Center, UCLA School of Medicine Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing: Hype vs. Reality As DNA sequencing and genotyping methodologies […]
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