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Among the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA's students, faculty and alumni are some of the most recognized and decorated individuals in the medical and research communities. The relentless UCLA appetite for success has become a tradition and legacy, setting an example for future generations of scientists and physicians.

National Academy of Medicine Members
American Society for Clinical Investigation Members
National Academy of Sciences Members
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators


Shirihai Lab
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Organ trauma. Genetic myopathies.
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Native American individuals embracing
Native Americans have the highest rates of mortality from deaths of despair, but this data is
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Amander Clark
A new center at UCLA will bring together students, scientists, educators and physicians across a wide
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John N. Mafi, MD, MPH
A research team led by Dr.
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