School of Medicine News
School of Medicine postdoc receives NIH Pathway to Independence grant
Rebekah Charney, a postdoctoral researcher in the School of Medicine, has received a five-year “Pathway to Independence” grant from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research of the National Institutes of Health, or NIH.
Mobile clinics can help address health care needs of Latino farmworkers
A University of California, Riverside, study that sought to determine barriers to health care among Spanish-speaking Latino farmworkers in rural communities has devised an innovative health care service delivery model that addresses many challenges these communities face.
State OKs $25M to double UCR medical students
Budget allocates ongoing funding to the medical school
Study describes experiences of transgender and gender nonconforming patients in the Inland Empire
Research underscores need for more health professional training to assist this community
Class of 2020: Remembered for ‘their flexibility and resilience’
UC Riverside’s 66th commencement will be a virtual celebration on Sunday, June 14. Meet some of the 2020 graduates.
Here are the many ways UCR is helping students right now
A list of available resources during this time of uncertainty.
UC Riverside receives 15,000 surgical masks from Chinese-American philanthropist group
The Chinese Americans Donation Center also donated 1,000 face shields to the School of Medicine
Understanding a gene’s role in inflammatory bowel disease
UC Riverside mouse study will identify mechanisms the gene PTPN2 uses to affect gut cells
How the coronavirus could be prevented from invading a host cell
UC Riverside-led study shows inhibiting two host cell proteases can accomplish the task
Biomedical scientist to explore how COVID-19 and cardiovascular disease are linked
Changcheng Zhou is an expert on atherosclerosis, obesity, and metabolic disorders
Study shows receptor regulates atherosclerosis
PXR may be a potential therapeutic target to combat cardiovascular disease
Scientists to study how lungs respond to worm infections
Research supported by five-year NIH grant may have relevance for COVID-19 patients
Study directly addresses impact of COVID-19 on older men living with HIV
Survey suggests the coronavirus is causing disruption to HIV medication
Addiction Medicine Fellowship program receives initial accreditation
The first class of fellows begins training in the Coachella Valley’s Betty Ford Center and Eisenhower Medical Center on July 1
Study reports high level of hazardous drinking among Pacific Islander young adults in US
UC Riverside-led study calls for culturally tailored approaches to encourage this neglected population to seek behavioral health treatment