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Bringing Power of Prevention, Diagnosis to the People

“A Mercedes Benz isn’t designed to function in the Sahara Desert,” notes Dr. Eliah Aronoff-Spencer of the University of California, San Diego. “So why are we designing medical equipment for developing countries the same way we do for developed ones?”

October 22, 2012General, Health, Science and Engineering, Health & Medicine, Science & Engineering

Dutch Queen Visits UC San Diego Project in Florence

While the search for a Leonardo da Vinci masterpiece by UC San Diego’s Center of Interdisciplinary Science for Art, Architecture and Archaeology (CISA3) is temporarily on hold pending the outcome of forthcoming elections in Italy, project leader and alumnus Maurizio Seracini (Class of ’73) played host to royalty when Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands arrived in Florence for a private visit on October 15.

October 22, 2012General, International Affairs, Science and Engineering, Science & Engineering

UC San Diego Health System Experts Offer Halloween Tips

The Regional Burn Center and Emergency Departments at UC San Diego Health System - along with the California Poison Control System - San Diego Division located at UC San Diego Medical Center - offer the following safety precautions to help parents and guardians make Halloween safe this year.

October 22, 2012General, Health, Science and Engineering, Health & Medicine, Science & Engineering

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