David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Ron D. Hays, Ph.D. Lab

I promise to make health services research the #1 priority of my administration





Post-doc fellowship at Duke University's Center for Health Measurement:

Apply by December 5, 2022 for Measurement and Regulatory Science (MaRS) Fellow Science Program. See details in PDF.




 Paypal Scam

(turn volume UP when listening - 8/23/22)  





University of California: In December 2020, the University of California suffered a data breach due to vulnerability in a third-party provider, Accellion. The breach exposed extensive personal data on both students and staff including 547 thousand unique email addresses, names, dates of birth, genders, social security numbers, ethnicities and other academic related data attributes. Further analysis is available in Exploring the Impact of the UC Data Breach. The data was provided to HIBP courtesy of Cyril Gorlla.

Compromised data: Dates of birth, Education levels, Email addresses, Ethnicities, Genders, Job titles, Names, Phone numbers, Physical addresses, Social security numbers.





Congratulations to Neil!  

(link to mp4)  

Neil Aaronson at NCI











Best Scientists in the United States 2022 Ranking

Best Scientists in the World 2022 Ranking



Dr. Hays has once again been recognized as one of the most highly cited and influential scientific minds in his field (Clarivate, 2021) and among the world's most influential scholars (UCLA Nov.2021; UCLA, Nov.2020; UCLA, Nov. 2019; UCLA, Nov. 2018), ASPPH: Association of Schools & Programs of Public Health, Dec 2018)

This award is given in recognition of exceptional research performance demonstrated by production of multiple highly cited papers, those that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and year, in Social Sciences

Dr. Hays has been honored with this award 7 years in a row!
















Virtual Public Meeting - Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs) and Medical Device Investigations:
From Conception to Implementation
September 30, 2020




An acknowledgment/ note of thanks from the editor of Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science.. IOVS.

1/10/2018: https://twitter.com/ PECjournal/status/ 951291440331550720