Face Masks Now Required in all Lundquist Institute Buildings

Effective immediately, anyone entering a Lundquist Institute building is required to wear a face mask and shall continue to wear a face mask for the duration of time they are present in a building. Investigators/Supervisors should notify Karen Mayo (kmayo@lundquist.org) of the number of masks which will be required for their employees working in a Lundquist Institute building.

Masks for Home Use

Now that we are required to wear face masks whenever we venture out of our homes, it has become difficult to maintain an adequate personal supply of face masks.  The following link to a CDC video provides instructions for easily making a washable and reusable face mask out of a tee shirt in 45 seconds: https://mashable.com/video/cdc-face-mask-how-to/

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Faculty Town Hall Meeting

The UCLA School of Medicine will be having a virtual town hall meeting for all faculty members on Friday, April 10th from Noon – 1:30 pm.  Click on the following link to participate in the town hall meeting: https://uclahs.fyi/dgsom-faculty-townhall 

NIH Update for Grant Applicants & Recipients

Below is an update from NIH regarding the COVID-19 situation and steps the NIH is taking to assist applicants and recipients.

Next COVID-19 Update

Absent and late breaking news, our next COVID-19 Update will be Wednesday, April 15th.