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The San Diego Padres and Susan G. Komen San Diego Host Third Annual Breast Health Screening Event at Petco Park

The Padres and Komen San Diego encourage San Diegans to give themselves the gift of good health this Mother’s Day by getting screened for breast cancer on Saturday, ...

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How Attention Helps the Brain Perceive an Object

Salk scientists find that attention cuts through brain “noise” that impairs visual perception La Jolla CA— It’s easy to miss something you’re not looking for. In a famous ...

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Salk Institute Public Symposium- April 10

La Jolla CA— Join us to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Salk Institute’s NOMIS Center for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis as we bring together experts in immunology, ...

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Scripps Announces New, Larger Behavioral Health Facility

San Diego CA—Scripps Health will develop a new inpatient behavioral health facility in partnership with Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACHC) that will provide treatment for three times as ...

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Encinitas Resident Named Chief of Staff at Scripps Mercy Hospital

Encinitas CA— The physicians of Scripps Mercy Hospital’s San Diego and Chula Vista campuses have elected hospitalist Megan Hamreus, D.O., a resident of Encinitas, as the chief of staff ...

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Salk Team Reveals Clues into Early Development of Autism Spectrum Disorder

Neurons from people with autism exhibit different patterns of growth and develop at a faster rate La Jolla CA— Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a relatively common developmental ...

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Arcturus Therapeutics to Develop ARCT-810 for Treatment of Ornithine Transcarbamylase (OTC) Deficiency

San Diego CA—  Arcturus Therapeutics Ltd. (NASDAQ: ARCT), a leading RNA medicines company focused on the development and commercialization of therapeutics towards rare,  liver and respiratory diseases with ...

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Scholars Receive Funding in Fight Against Epilepsy from Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE)

Chicago IL—  Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE) is proud to announce this year’s Taking Flight and Innovator Grant Awardees. Five grant recipients will collectively receive almost ...

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CARES Initiative Provides Much-Needed Opportunities to Address Mental Health in Those Affected by Cancer

The Seany Foundation hosts events to open discussions around mental health related to cancer Resources educate families about leading healthy lives after diagnosis San Diego CA—  A cancer ...

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Scripps Reports Opioid Prescription Sizes Fall by 25 Percent

First year of Scripps’ Opioid Stewardship Program yields encouraging results San Diego CA— Scripps Health has achieved a 25 percent reduction in the average number of tablets per ...

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Cancer Organizations to Provide Resources for Families After Diagnosis- November 17

Free educational program to guide community on care plans for all types of childhood cancer The Seany Foundation to join Leukemia & Lymphoma Society for Childhood Cancer Thrivership ...

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SDSU’s Institute for Public Health to Hold North County Community Engagement Forums

Forums to assess San Diego County behavioral health needs and services San Diego County CA— In collaboration with the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency, Behavioral ...

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Terranea Resort Hosts Third Immersive Wellness Retreat- November 3

Rancho Palos Verdes CA— Terranea Resort, A Destination Hotel, hosts the third iteration of Immersive Wellness at Terranea on Saturday, November 3. Following the popular retreats at Terranea ...

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Adults with Asperger-like Thinking Therapy Group

San Diego CA— Connect with other adults in a supportive environment to grow your skills in building relationships, social knowledge, and educational/vocational transitions. You may benefit from this ...

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Salk’s Tatyana Sharpee Elected 2018 Fellow of American Physical Society

La Jolla CA— Salk Associate Professor Tatyana Sharpee, a member of the Computational Neurobiology Laboratory, has been elected a 2018 Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS) for ...

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