November 16, 2022

Acne and the Microbiome

Promising new acne treatments are on the horizon Many see acne as an inevitable fact of life that comes with being a teenager; though, for acne sufferers, even the occasional breakout can negatively impact self-esteem. As many as 50 million Americans are affected by acne, yet it remains among the least-studied skin conditions. Researchers in…

Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Dermatology, Research and Innovation
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November 18, 2019

Why Should We Care About Antibiotic Resistance? A Q&A with George Liu, MD, PhD

In (fairly) recent history, it’s safe to say that one of the most revolutionary additions to the world of health care has been antibiotics. Designed to attack bacterial infections, antibiotics have made countless ailments that were once serious — or even fatal — simple and quick to overcome. However, with ease and efficacy has also…

Infectious Diseases
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March 26, 2019

Getting to Know: George Liu, M.D., Ph.D. — Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases

George Liu, M.D., Ph.D., is one of the most recent additions to the Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego family. After growing up in Africa, earning his medical education in both San Diego and the United Kingdom, and honing his clinical and research expertise in Los Angeles, the newly minted chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases…

Infectious Diseases, Research and Innovation, Staff Stories
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