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2016

DateDescription
MAY 09Dr. Warren Wiechmann, associate dean of instructional technologies, demonstrates how smartphone attachments are replacing traditional tools of the trade.
MAY 06UC Irvine medical school team awarded LGBT Health Achievement Award for hosting regional conference.
MAR 18View a photo gallery of Match Day 2016 ceremonies.
JUN 03Graduation Eve Honors and Awards dinner — Medical Education Building patio, 6-9 p.m.
JUN 04Commencement Ceremony — Aldrich Park
FEB 29Dr. Warren Wiechmann, UC Irvine's associate dean for Education Technology, explains how medical apps are changing the culture of medicine from the physician side.
FEB 20A group of UC Irvine medical students launch Orange County's first needle exchange program at the Santa Ana Civic Center.
JAN 26UC Irvine School of Medicine student Alvin Chan uses fotonovela approach to raise HPV vaccination awareness.

2015

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SEP 15The School of Medicine to use the MAggPI digital pathology imaging system to train medical students.
JUL 01Dr. Warren Wiechmann, associate dean of Instructional Technologies, is an author of a new health education study for the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation.
MAY 27UC Irvine physicians discuss how technology is shaping medicine with the Orange County Register.
APR 14The web-based tool VisualDx can help physicians pinpoint a diagnosis with little more than a rash to go on, UC Irvine’s Dr. Warren Weichmann tells Wired magazine.
APR 03Dr. J. Christian Fox, UC Irvine's director of ultrasound medical education, is named one of the "25 Top Sonography Professors."
JAN 22UC Irvine medical students and undergraduates help the uninsured at new student-founded Free Clinic Project in Garden Grove.

2014

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SEP 30UC Irvine medical students are steeped in digital technology by the time they graduate, says Dr. Warren Wiechmann, associate dean of instructional technologies.
AUG 01Dr. Roger F. Steinert, interim dean of the UC Irvine School f Medicine, greets the Class of 2018 at the school's annual white coat ceremony.
JUL 21UC Irvine's Dr. Linda Lippa receives Award for Excellence in Medical Student Education.
JUN 07Two UC Irvine School of Medicine students are among 15 recipients of the American Medical Association Foundation’s 2014 Leadership Award.
MAY 19UC Irvine's Warren Wiechmann, MD, MBA, talks about innovative School of Medicine medical education programs.
MAR 01World of Medicine Day provides information and guidance to UC Irvine premed students.
FEB 24UC Irvine students dance the night away at the annual Care-a-thon, raising more than $20,000 for the neonatal intensive care unit at UC Irvine Medical Center.

2013

DateDescription
NOV 22UC Irvine medical and computer science students vy for cash prizes at Med AppJam II on Nov. 22, 2013.
OCT 31Medical students get a virtual lesson from the other side of the world.
SEP 18PRIME-LC student Brenda Campos-Spitze receives prestigious family medicine scholarship.
JUN 27Two UC Irvine medical students win in prestigious video competition.
MAY 31UC Irvine School of Medicine presents faculty teaching awards at honors events.
APR 10UC Irvine's Dr. Aaron D. Kheriaty sorts out myths in his new book that focuses on treating depression with psychiatry and faith.
MAR 07UC Irvine's Dr. Warren Wiechmann named Apple Distinguished Educator of 2013.
FEB 19UC Irvine iPad medical education program shows results: Test scores have improved and applications have surged.
FEB 11The iMedEd Initiative, UC Irvine’s innovative medical education program based on iPad tablet computing, is chosen a 2012-13 Apple Distinguished Program.
JAN 23Teaching future doctors how to discuss sensitive topics, be it weight, sexuality or even dementia.

2012

DateDescription
DEC 20http://www.meded.uci.edu/docs/Think_Different_Next_Generation.pdf
NOV 29UC Irvine medical and tech students face off to create the best app; the winner helps users find relief centers in a natural disaster.
NOV 19UC Irvine School of Medicine and the Donald Bren School of Information & Computer Sciences students team up to create Apple-based applications with healthcare utility.
SEP 10UC Irvine creates unique BYOD (bring-your-own-device) mobile security system.
JUN 11UNE-UC Irvine link breaks the tyranny of distance.
FEB 08First ever UltraFest event being hosted by UC Irvine

2011

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DEC 20UC Irvine joins forces with Australia's University of New England in a unique collaboration that offers state-of-the-art medical education technology to students 7,500 miles away.
DEC 10 A student-run UC Irvine group called the Medical Initiative Against Homelessness provides tutoring, medical assistance and other services.
SEP 07There are 65 MD/MBA programs in the U.S. today, up from only five or six in the late 1990s, UC Irvine's Dr. Maria Chandler tells the New York Times.
AUG 29Can digital textbooks truly replace the print kind?
AUG 06UC Irvine Chancellor Michael Drake welcomes the School of Medicine's Class of 2015.
AUG 05New medical students get iPADs in second year of UC Irvine's iMedEd Initiative, now funded by a $1.2- million grant from a Fountain Valley businessman.
JUN 20Dr. Charles Vega, director of UC Irvine School of Medicine’s PRIME-LC program, talks about training future doctors to meet the needs of underserved Latino communities.
MAY 23By the time UC Irvine medical students hit the Emergency Department, they are skilled in ultrasound scanning, Graciela Maldonado tells the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine.
MAY 07Medical students in Sydney, Australia, learn from UC Irvine's medical simulation lab thanks to broadband networks.
APR 20A $1.2-million gift to underwrite UC Irvine's iMedEd Initiative, including the cost of iPads for first-year medical students arriving in August 2011, 2012 and 2013.
APR 12UC Irvine School of Medicine is joining forces with the University of England to produce future generations of technologically-savvy doctors.
APR 05Electronic readers: Hard on your eyes? Medical students are prodigious readers, by necessity.
APR 01 Rocker's surprising second act: Marco Angulo will begin his residency in the family medicine program at UC Irvine Medical Center – and, from that day on, officially be known as "Dr. Angulo."