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COVER STORY

Home Improvement
Geffen Hall opens as the modern hub of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, heralding a new era of medical education.
FEATURES

The Nurture Rx
Going back to old approaches is becoming a new standard to help newborns have the best possible start in life.

CURRENT ISSUE
The Cutting Edge
Rare ConditionTreating a Rare Condition
Surgical procedure for gelastic epilepsy that helped a 9-year-old boy.


Implantable Medical Device Draws Energy Directly from Human Body
Researchers have designed a biofriendly energy-storage system, which operates using fluids in the human body.


Scientists Identify Brain Cells Involved in Pavlovian Response
UCLA study has traced the Pavlovian response to a small cluster of brain cells.

Leadership

A New Era in Biomedical Education
Geffen Hall unlocks a gateway to the future of medical training and practice.

 
Conversation

Dr. Bartly J. Mondino
Director of UCLA Stein Eye Institute reflects on 50 years of eye care.

News & Notes

Faculty Notes, Dr. Eric EsrailianFaculty Notes
Bringing Armenian genocide to the big screen.


Alumni Notes
Class of 1966 celebrates at 50th reunion.


Friends
Mattel, Inc. commits $50 million to UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital.


Epilogue
A new hand opens a new chapter in a man's life.