During UCSF Alumni Weekend 2014, five esteemed faculty members gave TED-like talks, called Discovery Talks, on a specific aspect of their research.
The May 31 event, which drew more than 300 people, featured presentations by Shingo Kajimura, PhD; Barbara Drew, RN, PhD; Tracy McKnight, PhD; Shari Dworkin, PhD, MS; and Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH. Watch each of their Discovery Talks below.
Shingo Kajimura: "Engineering Fat Cell Fate to Fight Obesity"
Barbara Drew: "Battling Alarm Fatigue"
Tracy Richmond McKnight: "Neuroimaging: It's Not Brain Surgery!"
Shari Dworkin: "Gender Transformation Health Interventions with Men"
Esteban Gonzalez Burchard on Asthma Health Disparities in Children