UCSF Development & Alumni Relations Launches Crowdfunding Platform

By Daniel Scarpelli on December 2, 2013

UCSF Development & Alumni Relations has recently launched a crowdfunding platform to democratize funding by allowing faculty and staff to connect directly with lay funders.

New Funding Awards for Translational Research in Heart, Lung, Blood and Sleep Disorders

By John Daigre on December 2, 2013

The University of California Center for Accelerated Innovation (UC CAI) invites applications from UC investigators who propose to advance highly innovative early-stage drugs, devices and diagnostics toward commercialization.

CAPS Visiting Scholars Now Accepting Applications

By Dale Danley on December 2, 2013

The CAPS Visiting Professors program for HIV research is accepting applications until January 17.

UCSF a 2013 Fulbright Top-Producing Institution

By on November 27, 2013

UCSF has been recognized as a top producer for this year’s Fulbright Program for both students and scholars, a unique distinction among institutions.

DataShare offers Research Access to Global Community

By on November 26, 2013

The UCSF Library recently launched DataShare, a web-based system for sharing research data throughout the University and beyond.

UCSF to Share Global Health 2035 Report on Dec. 17

By on November 25, 2013

The UCSF community is invited to join global health leaders from UCSF and The Lancet Commission on Investing in Health to learn about a major new report on December 17.

UCSF Child Oncologists Shave Heads to Fight Cancer

By on November 22, 2013

In solidarity for children fighting cancer, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital hosted a St. Baldrick’s Foundation signature head-shaving event on Nov. 16 at the Helen Diller Family Cancer Research Building.

YW Kan to Receive Inaugural New “Pioneer” Award

By on November 22, 2013

UCSF’s Yuet Wai Kan, an internationally recognized leader in the field of human genetics, will be honored at the Personalized Medicine World Conference, PMWC 2014, to be held in January 2014 in Silicon Valley.

Kenyon Tapped as Calico Scientific Advisor

By on November 20, 2013

UCSF biochemistry professor Cynthia Kenyon, PhD, has been named Senior Scientific Advisor of the new Google anti-aging startup, Calico.

UCSF Magazine Focuses on Precision Medicine

By on November 18, 2013

The fall 2013 UCSF Magazine, which features the promise of precision medicine, is now available online.