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AUG 09UCI team led by trauma surgeon Dr. Sebastian Schubl successfully reattach teen's arm, which was nearly severed in a Laguna Beach accident.
APR 01UCI trauma surgeon Dr. Jeffry Nahmias talks to Southern California Public Radio KPCC on national Stop the Bleed Day.
FEB 20Learn five steps to saving a life in a mass casualty situation.


DEC 19Trauma surgeon Dr. Jeffry Nahmias teaches people to save lives with UC Irvine Health Stop-the-Bleed classes.


JUN 08UC Irvine's Victor Joe, MD, talks to CBS Los Angeles about fire pit injuries.


MAY 12Burn survivor, Iraq war veteran and former "Dancing With the Stars" winner J.R. Martinez meets burn patients and survivors at UC Irvine Health Regional Burn Center.
APR 04UC Irvine Health burn specialist Dr. Victor Joe offers tips on protecting children from scalding burns.


JUL 02UC Irvine Health burn specialist offers summer safety tips for fireworks and fire pits.
MAR 21UC Irvine burn center, foundation team up to aid victim of acid attack.


JUL 02UC Irvine Regional Burn Center's Dr. Nicole Bernal tells the Orange County Register that fireworks can still be dangerous despite a "safe and sane" label.
FEB 28UC Irvine establishes annual lectureship on burn care in memory of the late Dr. Marianne Cinat, the longtime director of the UC Irvine Regional Burn Center.
JAN 20UC Irvine's Department of Surgery and the UC Irvine Regional Burn Center to host March 1 memorial ceremony and the first annual lecture in honor of the late Dr. Marianne Cinat.


JUL 25The Trauma Intervention Program (TIP) of Orange County renames its "Heroes with Heart" award to honor the late Dr. Marianne Cinat, who won the accolade in 2009.
JUN 20Message from UC Irvine Medical Center CEO Terry Belmont and School of Medicine Dean Ralph Clayman, M.D., on the passing of Dr. Marianne Cinat


DEC 02UC Irvine Medical Center awarded a Silver Medal of Honor by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for supporting organ and tissue donation.
MAY 26UC Irvine Medical Center honored for commitment to organ donation


OCT 23Dr. Marianne Cinat receives 2009 Heroes-with-Heart award from the Orange County chapter of Trauma Intervention Programs Inc.
OCT 06UC Irvine's Level 1 trauma center wins recertification for excellence
OCT 01Five UC Irvine submissions to be presented at the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST) in October 2009.
AUG 22Trauma surgeon describes car crash survivor Jon Wilhite’s treatment on Angels Radio AM 830.
AUG 06Fire pit burn injuries up, UC Irvine regional burn center director says
JUL 08Improving severe trauma survival rates