In April 2011 six Malawi health care professionals came to UCSF as part of a Fulbright project titled Promoting Global Health by Strengthening Capacity for Education of Health Professionals through a Professional Fellows Program Involving Faculty from Zambia, Malawi, Alabama, and California. Dr.
Nursing student Brandie Hollinger is among hundreds of students, across all professional schools, who attended new student orientation with the Chancellor and all Deans. See the video and join in their introductions.
UCSF Chancellor Susan Desmond-Hellmann, MD, MPH, delivered the State of the University address on October 4, 2011.
The chancellor shared her vision and goals for UCSF for the next three years. She also reviewed major developments, discussed the challenges facing UCSF and outlined how we plan to overcome them.
Featured in a story by Victoria Tolliver of the San Francisco Chronicle, two UCSF Nursing students and Glide Health Services have created a health program, "SF Empower," designed to meet the healthcare needs of low-income community members with mental health issues.