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Field Excursion to Mozambique: 'The Best Version of Healthcare is Somewhere in Between'
November 30, 2019

Trauma Surgeons Say Recent Scooter Death Points to Growing Public Health Threat
April 1, 2019

Highlights from the Trauma Workshop: Firearm Injury, REBOA, and More
May 5, 2018

Training Bystanders to Stop the Bleeding
January 19, 2018

Q&A with Raul Coimbra
September 1, 2017

Q&A with Todd Costantini
June 29, 2017

Richard Kagan Reviews 45 Years of Pediatric Burn Care
June 21, 2017

Jeanne Lee appointed Director, UC San Diego Regional Burn Center
March 20, 2017

Expert: California Needs State Trauma System
February 2012

The chief of trauma for the University of California, San Diego, Health System says the state needs a statewide trauma system. Source: United Press International

Doucet Receives Grant to Study Shock in Trauma Patients
February 2011

In February, 2011, the National Trauma Institute (NTI) awarded Jay Doucet, MD, associate professor of surgery in the division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Burns, a grant of $230,000.

Dr. Raul Coimbra in San Diego Magazine
January 2010

After a quarter-century of research and serv­ice, UCSD Medical Center boasts one of the nation’s more advanced trauma systems. Source: San Diego Magazine

Dr. Raul Coimbra in Ladies' Home Journal

Trauma system saves the day
August 23, 2009

County network of six centers marks 25 years treating worst injuries. Source: The San Diego Union-Tribune

Dr. Jay Doucet in Winter Olympics
February 22, 2009   

During his second day in Vancouver, UC San Diego surgeon Jay Doucet got word that a horrific accident. Source: This Week @ UCSD

First Stop on a Long Road
October 29, 2007 

During wildfires, UCSD burn center treats 47, many of whom face lengthy recovery. Source: The San Diego Union-Tribune