Recent articles by Patricia Yollin

UCSF at Dreamforce 2013: How Technology is Revolutionizing Health

November 12, 2013
UCSF faculty members will discuss their cutting-edge approaches to researching and delivering health care on at Dreamforce 2013’s “Unusual Thinkers” track.

Medical Education Team Wins Worldwide Design Challenge

October 11, 2013
A team from UCSF was one of six winners of the worldwide OpenIDEO/Mayo Clinic Challenge that sought to answer the question, “How might we all maintain well-being and thrive as we age?”

NIH Official Says Spending Cuts Pose Unprecedented Threat to Biomedical Research

October 01, 2013
Scientific progress and innovation are speeding along, faster than ever before, but arbitrary spending cuts are posing an unprecedented threat.

Summer Programs Give High School Students a Firsthand Learning Experience

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.

NASA Honors Two UCSF Scientists for Top Discoveries in Microgravity

July 19, 2013
UCSF scientists who studied the human body’s response to microgravity have received two out of three awards given by NASA for top International Space Station research in 2012.

Innovative Course Teaches How to Turn Ideas into Life Sciences Ventures

April 12, 2013
UCSF's “Idea to IPO” course is not a typical course. Instead, it’s an opportunity for students to bring their dreams and learn how to turn them into reality.

Study Finds Soy Tablets Don't Ease Menopause Symptoms or Prevent Bone Loss

August 15, 2011
Women who use soy tablets to relieve the symptoms of menopause and prevent bone loss should stop because the pills simply don’t work, says Deborah Grady, founder and co-director of the UCSF Women’s Health Clinical Research Center.