Employee Spotlights

UCLA Health People: Arleen Brown, MD, PhD

August 29, 2019

UCLA Health People: Arleen Brown, MD, PhD

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General internist and health services researcher receives Chancellor’s Award for Community-Engaged Research.

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Tags: Arleen Brown, Chancellor’s Award for Community-Engaged Research, Chancellor’s Office, community-engaged research, U News, U News September 2019, UCLA Center for Community Learning, UCLA Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) Community Engagement and Research Program


UCLA Health People: Jonathan Flint, MD

August 2, 2019

UCLA Health People: Jonathan Flint, MD

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Psychiatrist Dr. Jonathan Flint named a fellow of the Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge, an academy that includes some of the world’s most renowned scientists.

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Tags: biobehavioral sciences, Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics, David, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, depression, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, genetics, Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA, Johnathan Flint, psychiatry, Royal Society of London, suicide


My most challenging patient: A resourceful nurse reunites a confused patient with his family

August 2, 2019

My most challenging patient: A resourceful nurse reunites a confused patient with his family

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“When she arrived to get him, the patient and his wife hugged each other and she thanked the staff for our assistance. It was nice to have a happy ending to this story.”

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June 3, 2019

A “worst commute” becomes a dream-come-true

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Camile Collins’ daily commute covers nearly 90 miles and takes her through three counties on her way to Westwood.

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Kurtz family provides more than seven decades of service to UCLA Health

May 9, 2019

Kurtz family provides more than seven decades of service to UCLA Health

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“I felt like I’d won the lottery when I was given the opportunity to become a part of the UCLA family.”

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Tags: U News, U News May 2019


April 11, 2019

UCLA Health physicians named among the city’s best doctors

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More than 185 UCLA Health physicians have been named to Los Angeles Magazine’s 2019 list of “Top Doctors” in Los Angeles. The results are based on a Los Angeles Magazine survey that asked physicians throughout Los Angeles County to identify doctors they considered to be at the top of their fields. To learn more, visit lamag.com/top-doctors. Category/speciality […]

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Tags: 2019 top doctors, LA Magazine, Los Angeles Magazine, top doctors


Sara Crager, MD, medical director, early recognition and emergency response

April 3, 2019

Sara Crager, MD, medical director, early recognition and emergency response

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“I’m passionate about education. I love it when my residents have that ‘aha’ moment where you see something really clicking for them.”

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Marianne Rowan-Braun, new chief patient experience officer

March 5, 2019

Marianne Rowan-Braun, new chief patient experience officer

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“It doesn’t take a special degree to reduce the suffering of others.”

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February 12, 2019

Shout-out to Amber Sophonlath Keo, nurse, UCLA Health

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“Amber is a great coworker who is always willing to help you and do whatever it takes to help UCLA patients. She stays late to support the needs of patients, restocks supplies and organizes the rooms to ensure everything is ready for the morning. She exhibits exceptional patient care and teamwork. Amber deserves to be […]

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Tags: Amber Sophonlath Keo, Cambria Kramer, nurse, Palos Verdes, UCLA Health