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March 16, 2005
Prize-winning scientist Elizabeth H. Blackburn, a founder of the field of telomere biology and telomerase research, recently packed a 150-seat auditorium at Mission Bay during the Gladstone Distinguished Lecture.
March 16, 2005
UCSF Magazine has won a silver medal in a national periodical writing contest, sponsored by the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
March 15, 2005
Part two of the Reg Kelly interview.
March 11, 2005
President George W. Bush will present UCSF Chancellor J. Michael Bishop with the 2003 National Medal of Science -- the nation's highest honor for science and technology -- at a White House ceremony on Monday.
March 10, 2005
The campus community is invited to hear Shaun Coughlin deliver the 48th Faculty Research Lecture during Founder's Week on Monday, April 25, in Cole Hall.
March 09, 2005
A new study of once-secret Philip Morris documents finds that the tobacco company engaged in a disinformation campaign to question published studies showing links between secondhand cigarette smoke and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.
March 08, 2005
Faculty, staff and students began moving last week to the California Institute for Quantitative Biomedical Research, or QB3, the third life sciences research building to open at UCSF Mission Bay.
March 07, 2005
An expert on surmounting myriad challenges to address issues of diversity and equality in academia, Joan Reede, dean for Diversity and Community Partnerships at Harvard Medical School, says it is absolutely vital to have leaders to champion the cause.
March 04, 2005
David Toczyszki of UCSF's Cancer Research Institute has added his voice to the protest over NIH funding priorities.
March 03, 2005
UCSF School of Nursing Dean Kathy Dracup talked about her priorities for the future at her annual address to faculty and staff last Friday.