BRITE Center Hosts Luncheon for Summer Research Assistant Themal Ellawala

The BRITE Center thanked summer research assistant Themal Ellawala, Junior from Clark University, Worc., MA, for his contribution to BRITE Center projects in minority health with a celebratory luncheon. Pictured Above (right to left), Center Director, Professor Vickie Mays, Ph.D., MSPH, Themal Ellawala, and Research Assistants Annarose Mittelstaedt and Yael Levin.

UCLA Program Aims to Help Local Women at Risk for Heart Disease

As part of a UCLA-sponsored program which aims to understand how mobile phones and smartphones can be used to empower individuals to make lifestyle changes, several ladies from the Faithful Central Bible Church congregation were given a smartphone app to help them achieve their own heathy lifestyle goals. The app used each of the lady’s eating Learn more…

Healthy Living Project

Date: Saturday, May 31, 2014 Time: 10AM-1PM Where: Mar Vista Gardens Community Center Prizes! Fun for the whole family! Learn to train your dog! Raffles! Come learn how to live a more positive and healthy lifestyle while also being visited by some very cute and lovable service animals.