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UCSF Opens Space Dedicated to Meditation, Prayer

January 21, 2011 After receiving a number of requests from individual students and student groups, a quiet space meant for personal reflection, meditation and prayer is now available to members of the UCSF community at the Parnassus campus.

New Teaching and Learning Center to Transform Health Education at UCSF

January 19, 2011 The recent opening of the Teaching and Learning Center represents a model of campuswide collaboration and a renewed commitment to fostering interprofessional health education.

Teaching and Learning Center Embraces Interprofessional Education as Future for Health Care

January 18, 2011 UCSF this week will celebrate the opening of its first interprofessional health educational center, a 22,000-square-foot facility dedicated to team-based learning in a technologically advanced environment.

UCSF Opens High-Tech Learning Center for New Era of Health Care

January 14, 2011 UCSF will launch one of the nation’s first inter-professional, team-based simulation learning centers to prepare doctors, nurses, pharmacists and dentists together for the changing health care landscape.

UCSF to Celebrate Grand Opening of Teaching and Learning Center

January 10, 2011 UCSF will celebrate the opening of a new Teaching and Learning Center at the Parnassus from January 18 to 21.

UCSF Receives $1 Million to Support Amgen Scholars Program

January 06, 2011 Funding from the Amgen Foundation will enable undergraduates to gain critical hands-on experience with UCSF faculty members to help advance the next generation of scientists.

UCSF Celebrates City College of San Francisco's Efforts in Biotech Internship Programs

December 13, 2010 Current and future scientists of all backgrounds will convene at UCSF Mission Bay on December 17 through a biotech networking event that draws students from City College of San Francisco.

Embryonic Stem Cell Lawsuit Threatens Regenerative Medicine Research

December 01, 2010 A lawsuit and inaction by Congress threaten federally funded embryonic stem cell research at UCSF and across the country.

Inaugural UC Global Health Day to Highlight Research

November 23, 2010 University of California scholars will gather at UC Irvine on November 30 to showcase research aimed at improving the health of the world.

UCSF Encourages Smokers to Quit on Great American Smokeout Day

November 18, 2010 The Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education at UCSF is encouraging smokers to quit today, which marks the 35th annual Great American Smokeout, with the hope that they may quit for good.

UCSF School of Pharmacy Appoints Ortiz de Montellano as Associate Dean of Research

November 10, 2010 Paul Ortiz de Montellano has been appointed associate dean of research in the UCSF School of Pharmacy, a key advisor to the dean on campus, national and international science opportunities issues and trends.

UCSF Community Outreach Internship Program Graduates 16 Interns

October 21, 2010 During an emotional ceremony, a group of 16 interns graduated recently from UCSF’s Community Outreach Internship Program, which works to develop the potential local workforce and provide under-served communities with access to university jobs.

State Legislature Approves 2010-2011 Budget

October 08, 2010 The California Legislature sent a 2010-11 budget to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger today (Oct. 8) that includes approximately $3 billion for University of California academic programs, student financial aid and health education and research. Read the full story on the UC website.

GAO Appoints Flores to New National Health Care Workforce Commission

October 05, 2010 Katherine Flores, a family physician and director of the UCSF Fresno Latino Center for Medical Education and Research, has been appointed a member of the new National Health Care Workforce Commission.

UCSF Offers Fifth Year of Faculty Leadership Collaborative

October 01, 2010 The Chancellor’s Council on Faculty Life is again sponsoring the UCSF Faculty Leadership Collaborative, a leadership development program that offers faculty members an opportunity to network with colleagues across the University.