Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center

Not Skipping a Beat: Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center Again Among Nation’s Best

UC San Diego Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center (SCVC) has been named among "100 Hospitals with Great Heart Programs" by Becker's Hospital Review, a business and legal news publication for hospital and health system leadership. According to Becker’s editorial team, the hospitals chosen for this list lead the nation in cardiovascular and thoracic healthcare, have pioneered groundbreaking procedures and have received top recognition for the highest quality of patient care.

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Engineers Develop Algorithms to Switch Out and Recharge Battery Modules in Electric Cars

Imagine being able to replace the batteries in electric cars just like you switch out batteries in a camera or flashlight. Rather than swapping out the whole battery, which is cumbersome and requires large, heavy equipment, a team of UC San Diego engineers, in partnership with a local San Diego engineering company, plan to swap out and recharge smaller units within the battery, known as modules. They named the project Modular Battery Exchange and Active Management, or M-BEAM for short.


ArtPower! Names Jordan Peimer Executive Director

Jordan Peimer has been selected to serve as executive director of ArtPower! effective Oct. 6 following a nationwide executive search. Focused on student engagement with the arts, ArtPower! has established a reputation over the last 10 years as a vibrant and innovative presenting arts organization that provides opportunities for students to connect with emerging and international performing artists.

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