- 11/10/15 Associate or Full Professor of Biostatsitics - 2 Positions
- 11/09/15 Associate or Full Professor with Expertise in Health Policy, Health Economics, or Health Services Research
- 11/09/15 Assistant Professor of Epidemiology with Expertise in Genetic Epidemiology
- 05/04/15 Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor
- 04/07/15 Assistant, Associate or Full Clinical Professor
- 03/25/15 Public Health Scientist with Expertise in Population Science Studies in Cancer
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Public Health News
Journal supplement focuses on aging in women Veterans - Findings based on long-term Women’s Health Initiative. Andrea LaCroix, PhD, Professor and Chief of Epidemiology and a senior Investigator at the WHI Clinical Coordinating Center, and Dr. Gayle Reiber, a senior career scientist at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System worked with 60 VA and non-VA researchers to compare health and mortality between Veterans and non-Veterans in the sample.
Alan Shahtaji, DO CAQSM , received the 2015 Academy of Clinician Scholars Kaiser Permanente Professional Development Award for the project proposal entitled "UC San Diego Sports Concussion Clinic: Developing a Regional Center of Excellence." Dr. Shahtaji is a practicing osteopathic physician and HS Assistant Adjunct Professor in the FMPH Division of Family Medicine.
What’s For Dinner? San Diego Experts Examine New USDA Dietary Guidelines. Cheryl A. M. Anderson, PhD, an Associate Professor in the FMPH Division of Preventive Medicine, who also sat on the Scientific Advisory Committee for the 2015 Dietary Guidelines, and Sonia Tucker, quality improvement director for La Maestra Community Health Centers discussed the new guidelines on KPBS Midday Edition. Follow this link for the entire interview. Based on the guidelines, what should be on the average San Diegan's plate at breakfast, lunch and dinner? How will following the USDA guidelines impact health? You can also see more detailed information about the Dietary Guidelines and Dr. Anderson’s role in the initial review by clicking here.
Camille Nebeker, EdD, MS, UC San Diego Launches CORE Project to Foster Ethical Research Using Personal Health Data
Kudos to the following Department faculty who were rated among San Diego County’s Top Docs by San Diego Magazine’s Physicians of Exceptional Excellence survey:
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Awards & Recognition
08/2015 Tyson Ikeda, MD
Elected to the Board of Governors of UC San Diego Health
07/2015 Michael Criqui, MD, MPH
2015 Eugene Braunwald Academic Mentorship Award
07/2015 Cedric Garland, MD, PhD
Knighthood in the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic
07/2015 Maria Rosario Araneta, PhD
Featured article in "The Best of Care" at the Diabetes Care Symposium of the American Diabetes Association
06/2015 Cheryl Anderson, PhD, MPH, MS
Member of the National 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee