UC's Tobacco-Related Disease Program administers the California Cancer Research Fund, made possible by taxpayers who donate money by checking line 413 on their state income tax forms.
David Vlahov, PhD, RN, FAAN, dean of the UCSF School of Nursing, has been elected to the board of directors of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).
President Barack Obama has announced the appointment of UC San Francisco's Alice Wong to the National Council on Disability.
“I am honored that these talented individuals have decided to join this Administration and serve our country," Obama said in a statement. “I look forward to working with them in the months and years to come.”
From the top of the School of Nursing (SON) building at UCSF, you can see the late afternoon sun sinking into the Pacific Ocean, and the bustle of campus life below. Amidst that perfect backdrop yesterday afternoon, there was a steady stream of faculty, alumni, students, and friends making their way to honor a
Crowdfunding coup! Our midwives made the front page at indiegogo.
On Tuesday, January 8, 2013, the UCSF Midwives for Comadrones campaign crossed the 50% milestone in its $20,000 fundraising campaign, and it was promoted to the front page of the popular crowdfunding website indiegogo.