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Dr. Ninh T. Nguyen, gastrointestinal surgeon, is named interim chair of the UC Irvine School of Medicine's Department of Surgery

Dr. Ninh T. Nguyen named interim chair of the Department of Surgery

Dr. Ninh T. Nguyen is named interim chair of the Department of Surgery, effective Feb. 1, 2016.

UC Irvine patient Jennifer Martin

Jennifer Martin savors life after treatment for ulcerative colitis

Young psychologist beats ulcerative colitis with the help of UC Irvine's world-class digestive disease specialists.

Steven Mills, MD, with assistant and patient

Fighting colorectal cancer

New techniques in minimally invasive surgery for rectal cancer reduces blood loss and pain, and makes for quicker recovery.

Little boy wearing fireman's helmet

Summer camp for burn survivors

Each year, the UC Irvine Regional Burn Center sends as many as a dozen young patients to a summer camp for burn survivors.