UC BRAID Collaborations Work to Impact Health throughout California

Celebrating ten years of shared infrastructure and programs that accelerate research and improve health, UC BRAID convened its annual meeting on October 14-15, 2019 at the UCLA Luskin Conference Center. UC BRAID, the University of California Biomedical Research Acceleration, Integration, & Development, is a consortium of the five UC academic medical centers—Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco.

Laurie Herraiz named executive director of UC BRAID

via UC Newsroom

The University of California announced today (July 19) that Laurie Herraiz has

Laurie Herraiz, Courtesy photo

accepted the position of executive director of UC BRAID (Biomedical Research Acceleration, Integration, and Development).

9th Annual UC BRAID Retreat Synopsis

Advancing the next generation of health research: Are we future-ready?

The 2018 UC BRAID Retreat generated exciting ideas and opportunities to network with colleagues across the UC system. Participants engaged in cross-discipline roundtables focused on preparing for new recruitment strategies, study designs, and health technology and data. We also heard updates on innovative cross-UC collaborations and shared resources. 

Please take a moment to review the 2018 Retreat resources below: 

Building a Learning Health Ecosystem and Expanding Impact

Having developed a powerful health research collaboration across five University of California medical campuses, the leaders of UC BRAID have a new strategic focus: the integration of research and clinical care to create a learning health ecosystem where patient information and data are continuously analyzed to provide individualized care.

UC BRAID Weaves Network of Successful Strategies with Goal of Improving Health

UC BRAID Highlights 2016-17 Accomplishments

In advance of its annual retreat later this month, the University of California Biomedical Research Acceleration, Integration and Development (UC BRAID) reported its accomplishments over the past year. A consortium of five UC medical campuses with Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSAs), UC BRAID streamlines administrative processes to accelerate research to improve health.

UC Launches Drug Discovery Consortium

Catherine Tralau-Stewart, UCSF

Note: The consortium brings together UC's five medical center campuses — Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco — to share resources and expertise to help develop new drugs.

By Alec Rosenberg via UC Newsroom

UC Launches New $4 M Alzheimer’s Disease Initiative

UC has launched a new Alzheimer’s Disease Initiative to support novel clinical studies