San Francisco is one of seven winners of a national competition to encourage mentoring in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), with an initiative to be led by UCSF.
May 15, 2014
One of the major topics of discussions about the future of UCSF is how the University will continue to work with the community to improve health and address disparities.
April 30, 2014
Nine interns graduated this month from the sixth cycle of the EXCEL program, UCSF’s flagship workforce development program.
April 10, 2014
The medical school that Hugh Toland founded during the San Francisco Gold Rush has grown into one of the world’s leading health sciences universities.
February 24, 2014
First-year UCSF medical student Jeffrey Chen gives a first-person account of a night he volunteered for the UCSF Homeless Clinic at the St. Vincent de Paul Society of San Francisco.
November 08, 2013
The Bay Area Science Festival capped its third annual run with Discovery Day at AT&T Park, where families navigated virtual reality, met robots and built Lego microscopes.
October 25, 2013
The third annual Bay Area Science Festival, produced by UCSF, is rolling out a variety of fun, informative events to celebrate the role of science, engineering and technology in the region and around the world.
September 26, 2013
UCSF soon will be the first U.S. medical school at which medical students can earn academic credit for editing medical content on Wikipedia.
August 29, 2013
UCSF offers a number of summer learning opportunities that expose high school students to careers in science and medicine and matches them with mentors who can help them prepare for college.
July 03, 2013
Seventeen-year-old Gabby Flores had never met a scientist before, yet she will be surrounded by scientists this summer as she conducts cutting-edge biomedical research as part of the UCSF Science & Health Education Partnership’s High School Intern Program.