UCLA Brain Tumor Center Community Lecture

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Center Club Orange County

650 Town Center Drive

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To start the New Year, you are cordially invited to a special event focused on health. This community lecture, hosted by Julia Post-Gunether, features presentations from the UCLA Brain Tumor Center. Featured speakers include:

  • Linda M. Liau, MD, PhD, MBA – Professor and W. Eugene Stern Chair in Neurosurgery; Chair, UCLA Department of Neurosurgery; Director, UCLA Brain Tumor Center; Principal Investigator, UCLA SPORE in Brain Cancer

  • Timothy Cloughesy, MD – Professor of Clinical Neurology, UCLA Department of Neurology; Director, UCLA Neuro-Oncology Program; Co-Director, UCLA Brain Tumor Center

  • Anthony Wang, MD – Assistant Professor, UCLA Department of Neurosurgery


DATE: Wednesday, February 12, 2020

TIME: 6:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Center Club Orange County, 650 Town Center Drive, Garden Level, Costa Mesa


About the UCLA Brain Tumor Center

Under the co-direction of Drs. Linda Liau and Timothy Cloughesy, the UCLA Brain Tumor Center is part of a prestigious network of scientists, researchers, and physicians dedicated to delivering the best available treatments for brain cancer, while also working toward a cure. As part of UCLA Health—the No. 1 hospital in California according to the 2019 U.S. News and World Report —the UCLA Brain Tumor Center is one of only six brain tumor programs in the nation to be designated a Specialized Program of Research Excellence (SPORE) by the National Cancer Institute. Unique in its depth and breadth of clinical research, the UCLA Brain Tumor Center is advancing the science of brain tumor treatment, offering research and clinical trials in every aspect of brain tumor care. Efforts include new imaging techniques and innovative cellular therapy treatments, such as a dendritic cell brain vaccine for glioblastoma, the most common and malignant brain tumor.

About UCLA Health

UCLA Health is among the most comprehensive and advanced health care systems in the world. Together, UCLA Health and the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA strive every day to be a model that redefines the standard of excellence in healthcare. It is our integrated mission to provide state-of-the-art patient care, to train top medical professionals, and to support pioneering research and discovery.

Our physicians are world leaders in the diagnosis and treatment of complex illnesses, and our hospitals are consistently ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report—No. 6 in the nation and No. 1 in Los Angeles and California. UCLA Health is at the leading edge of biomedical research, and our doctors and scientists are pioneering work across an astounding range of disciplines, from organ transplantation and cardiac surgery to neurosurgery and cancer treatment, and bringing the latest discoveries to virtually every field of medicine.

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