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A Steady Increase in Women Leading the Biggest Research Grants

November 9, 2017

…Leading the Biggest Research Grants Six of the top 10 research health science grants awarded to UC San Diego this year are led by women. And Christina Chambers, a professor of pediatrics at UC San Diego’s School of Medicine, heads four of those projects, which pulled in a grand total…

Department of Psychiatry Celebrates 50th Anniversary with New Endowed Chair

April 18, 2019

…Former department chair Igor Grant, and his wife, JoAnn, donated funds for the chair When a young Igor Grant, M.D., and his wife, JoAnn, a nurse, first moved to La Jolla in 1972, the Department of Psychiatry at the University of California San Diego was newly established with just 20…

Travel Grants Help Grad Students Take Their Research Around the World

February 11, 2016

Travel Grants Help Grad Students Take Their Research Around the World Rachel Beetz In the northern fjords of Iceland, during the darkest days of the year, Rachel Beetz set out to capture the movement of the stars. Every night for 30 days—one moon cycle—she positioned her camera to take a…

Grant to UC San Diego Shiley Eye Center Supports Research in Blinding Eye Diseases

January 27, 2012

Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) has awarded a grant of $100,000 to the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine to support research into the causes, treatment, and prevention of blinding eye diseases.

Town Halls Shed Light on Federal Changes Affecting Researchers

October 19, 2017

…research funding and training grants in a series of town halls held across the campus. At three town halls held throughout the day at the UC San Diego School of Medicine, Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the Price Center, Sandra Brown, Vice Chancellor for Research, and Angela Phillips Diaz, Executive…

Cannabis Research Buds Out in New Directions, Arthritis to Insomnia

October 10, 2019

…wave of five new grants worth a total of $3 million to explore the efficacy and safety of medical cannabis as a supplementary or alternative treatment for schizophrenia, rheumatoid arthritis, insomnia, alcohol dependence and anxiety linked to anorexia. “Within the medical community, there is significant interest in the role of…

UC San Diego Named Best Value Public College by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance

December 16, 2015

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance named the University of California, San Diego the 20th best value public university in the nation based on its academic quality and affordability. UC San Diego was praised for its high four-year graduation rates, low average student debt at graduation, student to faculty ratio, the availability of…

UC San Diego Researcher Funded for Stem-Cell-based Preeclampsia Therapies

December 12, 2012

Dr. Mana Parast, an assistant professor of pathology at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, has been awarded a $3 million grant to continue her research into new therapies for preeclampsia, a pregnancy complication that often results in additional neonatal complications.

UC San Diego Receives $929,000 Grant to Foster Community Entrepreneurship

January 13, 2022

…San Diego Receives $929,000 Grant to Foster Community Entrepreneurship Award to support UC San Diego’s Talent Foundry Accelerator over next three years UC San Diego has been awarded nearly $1 million as part of the U.S. government’s Build To Scale initiative, a federal program promoting the growth of technology entrepreneurship…

Scripps Lecture Explores Evolutionary Discoveries behind Darwin’s Finches

November 10, 2016

Peter and Rosemary Grant of Princeton University will discuss discoveries related to Galapagos finches—birds made famous by Charles Darwin—at the 2016 Rosenblatt Lectureship in Evolutionary Biology at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego. The free lecture is scheduled for 3 p.m. on Nov. 21, 2016,…

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