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The Division of Digestive Diseases newsletters and clinical updates feature a more in-depth look at the research being conducted by some of its physician-scientists and contain profiles on various benefactors, whose support has been an invaluable part of what helps the Division maintain its leadership position in this field.

Beyond the Scope - A Report of the UCLA Division of Digestive Diseases - Fall 2015
  • Letter From the Chiefs
  • Novel System Biology Approach Leads to Rapid Development of New IBD Drug
  • UCLA Microbiome Center Investigates How Bacteria Affect Human Health
  • Dr. Jonathan Jacobs Builds Translational Lab to Explore Gut Microbiome and IBD Risk
  • Dr. Arpana Patel Studies How Environmental Factors Shape Brain-Gut Interactions in Obesity
  • Dr. Folasade May Seeks to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screenings to Eliminate Diparities
  • New Faculty - Drs. Gina Choi, Marc Kaneshiro and Stephen Kim
  • As Indications Expand, UCLA Interventional Endoscopy Service Grows Rapidly
  • 4th Annual UCLA-Mellinkoff Gastroenterology and Hepatology Symposium - March 11-13, 2016 - The Beverly Hilton, Beverly Hills, CA
  • 2016 CURE Annual Research Meeting and Poster Session - March 10, 2016 - UCLA Campus, Westwood, CA

U Magazine - Summer 2015

  • Interior Life - Exploring the Brave New World of Microbiota
    • Division of Digestive Diseases Faculty Quoted - Drs. Eric Esrailian, Emeran Mayer and Kirsten Tillisch

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Vital Signs - Summer 2015

  • Nonprescription Supplements and Pain Relievers Contribute to Liver Damage

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Beyond the Scope - A Report of the UCLA Division of Digestive Diseases - Spring 2015

  • Letter From the Chiefs
  • Middleton Award Recognizes Yvette Tache's Pioneering Research in Brain-Gut Interactions
  • Visit Us at DDW 2015 - UCLA Faculty Posters, Forums, Etc
  • By Being Highly Accessible and Proactive, Nurses Play Vital Role in Success of the Center for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
  • New Faculty - Melissa Munsell, MD
  • Grants Continue to Help Fund UCLA Biomedical Research

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Patrons Circle - Spring 2015

  • Support from Eli and Edythe Broad Enables Division to Become a Leader in IBD Research, Patient Care
  • Letter from the Chiefs
  • UCLA Heading International Effort to Understand Brain Mechanisms Underlying Chronic Pain
  • CURE: Digestive Diseases Research Center Celebrates 40 Years of Leadership
  • STEM Program Offers Invaluable Experiences to Students from Under-Resources High Schools
  • Dr. Yvette Tache' Received Prestigious Middleton Award from Veterans Affairs
  • New Minimally Invasive Surgical Weight-Loss Options
  • Division of Digestive Diseases Welcomes Eight New Faculty

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  Gail and Gerald Oppenheimer Family Center for Neurobiology of Stress - Spring 2015
  • From the Desk of Dr. Emeran A. Mayer
  • Focus on the Gut Microbia
  • What Causes Chronic Pelvic Pain? Progress Toward An Answer
  • CNS Student Training Program - Featured Trainee
  • CNS Translational Seminar Series - Spotlight on Obesity

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