UCLA Establishes COVID-19 Pandemic Response Training Program

LOS ANGELES, CA – A team at UCLA is training thousands of individuals across the state in public health techniques and strategies, including contact tracing, case investigation, and administration, in order to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. The training program — co-led by the California Department of Public Health (CADPH), UC San Francisco (UCSF), and…

Dr. Alina Dorian Explains the Importance of Contact Tracing

Health experts believe contact tracing is key to stopping the spread of the coronavirus. It involves tracking down people who have tested positive for the virus and asking them a series of questions. Alina Dorian, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Associate Dean for Public Health Practice and Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health,…

Remote Learning to be Extended through End of Spring Quarter

Read the message to the campus community from the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost at UCLA about remote learning . “By this time, you have seen the announcement from Chancellor Block about new campus measures designed to help limit the risk of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on campus. We appreciate your…

Campus Community Updates: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Messages to the UCLA campus community. May 7, 2020 A video message to the Bruin Family April 28, 2020 Planning for Fall 2020 and Beyond April 23, 2020 Beyoncé’s BeyGOOD Joins UCLA Campaign for Mental Health March 19, 2020 How “Safer at Home” Orders Affect UCLA Read More —- March 17, 2020 Student Diagnosed with…