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Apple cites UCLA Depression Grand Challenge research; launches innovative mental health features for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch devices

During Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference this week, Apple cited UCLA Depression Grand Challenge mental health research findings and expertise in demonstrating the importance of caring for your mental health. The company also announced groundbreaking new mental health features for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch users.

UCLA Depression Research Registry hits 20K participants, gears up to add more Angelenos

More than 20,000 people have enrolled in the UCLA Depression Research Registry, which improves and streamlines longstanding obstacles to recruiting participants for medical research. The registry is now expanding outreach to invite all Angelenos. To learn more about this collaboration between the UCLA Depression Grand Challenge and the UCLA Center for SMART Health, and how […]

Call for pilot project proposals related to implementing STAND in community colleges

The UCLA Depression Grand Challenge’s NIMH-funded STAND for Community Colleges Innovation Center announced its second call for proposals for pilot projects. This funding mechanism is open to UCLA-based early-career researchers (e.g., postdoctoral fellows, assistant professors, assistant project scientists and assistant researchers). Up to three projects will be awarded up to $25,000 each. Proposals are due Thursday, May 18, at 11:59 p.m. PDT.