UC San Diego has launched an ambitious program called Return to Learn. The goal is to find out if 65,000 faculty, students, and staff can be routinely tested for COVID-19 so the campus may be safely re-opened in the fall.
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By Melani Roberson. While we work from home, due to COVID-19, UC San Diego is using an innovation platform to gather employee feedback on how their work is transitioning (virtual or otherwise) in this new and uncertain environment.
Read more about Riding the IdeaWave during COVID-19
By Liezel Labios. A research team led by the University of California San Diego has developed a soft robotic lens whose movements are controlled by the eyes — blink twice and the lens zooms in and out; look left, right,…
Read more about New Robotic Lens Lets You Zoom In By Blinking Your Eye
By Arthur G. Root. The current COVID-19 pandemic has emphasized just how important it is to have access to patient information across the continuum of care – from lab and imaging results to physician notes across multiple locations and in…
Read more about Extension of UC San Diego Health Epic EHR to Student Services Is Enabling “Return to Learn” Project
By Mark Hersberger. Everyone across the university has had their lives uprooted and institutions have been upended by COVID-19. A new webinar series starting May 12 will showcase how continuous improvement and Lean Six Sigma can help transform and rethink…
Read more about Palooza Tuesday Webinars: Lean Six Sigma Transforms Operations during the Pandemic
By Heather Buschman, PhD. For most patients who have died of COVID-19, the pandemic disease caused by a novel coronavirus, the ultimate cause of death was pneumonia, a condition in which inflammation and fluid buildup make it difficult to breathe….
Read more about AI Enables Rapid COVID-19 Lung Imaging Analysis at UCSD Health
Two UC medical doctors and health CIOs recently hosted a webinar on UC Health IT innovations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The presenters were:
- Dr. Christopher Longhurst, CIO and associate CMO, UC San Diego Health, and clinical professor…
Read more about Video: UC Health IT Responds Now to COVID-19
By Jessica Hilt. The University of California Women in Technology Committee (UC WIT) monthly call is about to start on Zoom. Faces pop up across the screen as women greet each other and catch up on weather, pets, and…
Read more about Women in Tech Form a Systemwide Committee, Build a Movement
By Jeané Blunt. For over 150 years, UC has expanded the horizons of what we know about ourselves and our world. The University’s prestige is based in large part on the exceptional research conducted by UC researchers in every discipline.
Process Palooza returns to UC San Diego Wednesday March 25, 2020 and registration is now open. All are welcome – UC San Diego staff, as well as those from other UCs, Cal State campuses and the local business community.