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July 27, 2005
The Geriatric Nursing Center at UCSF will be able to continue its mission of preparing an exceptional cadre of nurse scientists thanks to a renewal grant from The John A. Hartford Foundation.
July 27, 2005
The Policy on Supplement to Military Pay, which ended June 30, 2005, was extended through Aug. 31, 2005 by the UC Office of the President.
July 26, 2005
Computed tomographic (CT) colonography, known as virtual colonoscopy, can be used to diagnose significant medical problems in organs outside the colon, according to a new study conducted at the San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC). In the study, 45 virtual colonoscopy patients out of 500, or 9 percent, were found to have clinically important findings ranging from kidney cancers to abdominal aortic aneurysms. In 35 of the patients, or 7 percent, these conditions had not been previously diagnosed.
July 25, 2005
A UCSF physician known for his work on medical errors and for spawning the "hospitalist" specialty in the US is ranked No. 26 among the nation's top 50 doctors by Modern Physician magazine.
July 25, 2005
The UCSF Academic Business Officers Group (ABOG) is preparing for another round of its popular and successful mentorship program.
July 22, 2005
UCSF researchers are calling for new laws to hold industry-sponsored science to the same high-level standards as government-funded research.
July 22, 2005
UCSF students in the schools of dentistry, nursing and pharmacy will have to pay higher fees, following approval by Regents yesterday.
July 21, 2005
Bay Area artist Rebeca Bollinger will talk about her DVD projection piece at Laurel Heights on Tuesday, July 26.
July 20, 2005
A new finding may open the way to developing drugs to prevent or reverse potentially deadly insulin resistance syndrome.
July 19, 2005
UCSF medical team offers tips to marathon runners to prevent injuries and illness during and after the race.