UCLA Health Mini Med School is a series of lectures for the general public, featuring distinguished professors from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Participants receive an introduction to basic science as it relates to the innovative changes in how we confront medicine, disease, health and aging. Each session is from 6:30 pm-8 pm.
May 16 - Unraveling the Complexities of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Matthew Freeby, MD.
May 9 - Biological Bases of Creativity Robert M. Bilder, Ph.D., ABPP-CN
May 2 - Spinal Disorder: From Young to the Well-Aged Luke Macyszyn, MD.
October 19 - Gastroenterology: Basic Anatomy, Physiology and Common GI Diseases Melissa Munsell, MD
October 12 - Interventional Cardiology: Interventional Cardiology and Heart Disease Gopi Manthripragada, MD
October 5 - Interventional Radiology: Using Minimally Invasive Image-Guided Procedures Cheryl Hoffman, MD
May 6 - Ophthalmology Gavin Bahadur, MD
May 13 - The Brain Isaac Yang, MD
May 20 - Otolaryngology Maie A. St. John, MD, PhD
October 6 - Diabetes and Metabolism 101 Yaroslav Gofnung, MD
October 13 - Updates in Heart Disease Ravi H. Dave, MD
October 20 - Cancer 101 Melissa Cohen, MD
May 5, 2014 - Integrative East -West Medicine Edward Hui, MD
May 12, 2014 - Stem Cells Gay Crooks, MBBS
May 19, 2013 - Mood Disorders Michael Gitlin, MD
May 6, 2013 - Alternatives to Surgery Eric Esrailian, MD, MPH
May 13, 2013 - Anesthesia 101 Anahat Dhillon, MD
May 20, 2013 - Advances in Surgery Erik P. Dutson, MD, FACS
Oct 13, 2011 - Heart to Heart Mario Deng, MD
Oct 20, 2011 - Imaging Technology: The Inside Story Benjamin Ellingson, PhD, MS
Oct 27, 2011 - Cancer 101 Olga Olevsky, MD
May 6, 2010 - Stay in the Game: Advances in Sports Medicine for Ageless Athletes Robert Pedowitz, MD
May 13, 2010 - The Future of Surgery Neil Martin, M.D., FAANS