March 01, 2016 Courtney Young raising awareness for Duchenne at Grad Slam Event. Losing the academic jargon, Grad Slam contestants learn to communicate more broadly about their research
November 16, 2015 ‘Hunger Games’ stars scheme with teen on prank to support Duchenne muscular dystrophy research at UCLA local teenager living with Duchenne muscular dystrophy will attend tonight’s premiere of “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2” — and the backstory couldn’t be more Hollywood.
November 19, 2014 CDMD wins the Patrick Soon Shiong Innovation Award! Patrick Soon Shiong presented the final award to Dr's Nelson and Miceli and gave a glowing speech about the inspiring, innovative, and passionate work being done by CDMD Scientists.
November 05, 2014 Thank you STARS and The Goldwin Foundation!
September 18, 2014 UCLA's DNA Detectives in Action See our article in the U.S. News & World Report: Health
September 16, 2014 CDMD supported by UCLA Women's Volleyball!  
April 25, 2014 A Family Affair Two UCLA medical researchers are engaged in a very personal fight against a lethal genetic illness that affects one in every 3,500 boys. Their Center for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy is leading the effort to find treatments and extend lives — including that of their son.
February 22, 2013 Dr. Rachelle Crosbie-Watson for receiving the "UCLA Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Award"! Only 6 such awards are given each year to the finest teachers on the UCLA campus.