In the new study, the multidisciplinary group of investigators from the UCLA School of Dentistry, the David Geffen School of Medicine
at UCLA, the UCLA School of Public Health and UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center demonstrated the usefulness of salivary diagnostics in the effort to find and fight the disease.
Kenrik Duru, assistant professor in the division of general internal medicine and health services research at the David Geffen School of Medicine
at UCLA, said: The field of medication adherence research typically focuses on patient factors for poor adherence, leading to a 'blame the patient' approach for non-adherence.
He's an assistant professor of medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine
director of the stroke center at UCLA and professor of neurology at David Geffen School of Medicine
and is on the clinical faculty of the Department of Ophthalmology at the Jules Stein Eye Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine
Ferrell went on to win the Arthur Cherkin award for the UCLA Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program, earned Best Physicians in America in the years 2003, 2009 and 2010 and the Award for Outstanding Dedication, Innovation and Sustained Excellence at the David Geffen School of Medicine
Nelson, a Board Certified Pulmonologist and Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine
at UCLA, will speak at the presentation.
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill-Cornell Medical College, New York, New York; Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine
, University of California at Los Angeles; emeritus chairman and professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
She was earlier director of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Newborn Services at Olive View-UCLA Medical Center and a Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the David Geffen School of Medicine
Lee and Cohen collaborated with colleagues from the USC school as well as the David Geffen School of Medicine
at UCLA and the National Institutes of Health.