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Individual citations, honors, or awards, granted to researchers and to faculty members.

Valerie Yerger Honored for Unveiling the Truth Behind Big Tobacco's Marketing Tactics

Research of Secret Tobacco Industry Documents Shows Targeting of

Anne Davis named "Living Legend" by AAN

Anne Davis

Anne J. Davis, RN, PhD, FAAN, Professor Emerita at UCSF School of Nursing will be honored as a “Living Legend” at the American Academy of Nursing annual conference in Washington, D.C.

From the press release:

Adventures of a Sociologist - Adele Clarke

Adele Clarke, PhD

Adele Clarke, PhD 

Anyone who doubts that history is taught at UCSF should have listened to Adele Clarke talk about the “Adventures of a Sociologist in the Health Sciences.”

Two 2012-13 Schweitzer Fellowships

The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) is thrilled to announce the selection of the 2012-13 Bay Area Schweitzer Fellows two of whom are students at the University of California, San Francisco School of Nursing.

Glide Health Services Receives Award for Excellence from "Healthy San Francisco"

Glide Health Services has been chosen to receive the
Healthy San Francisco Award for Excellence at the
2012 Provider Recognition Dinner.

Glide Health Clinic, photo by MWA

2011-12 Excellence in Teaching Awards Announced

2011-12 Excellence in Teaching Awards

Overall Teaching Award – Ellen Scarr
Creating a Supportive Learning Environment  - Janet Shim
Clinical Mentoring –Hattie Grundland
Research Mentoring – Shari Dworkin
Educational or Curricular Innovation – Mary Lynch


Luft Award for Mentoring in Health Services and Health Policy Research to Ruth Malone

An announcement by the UCSF Institute for Health Policy Studies:

Winner of our Hal Luft Award for Mentoring in
Health Services and Health Policy Research is

Ruth E. Malone, RN, PhD, Professor and Chair
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing and
Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, School of Medicine

Patricia Dennehy Selected for Irvine Foundation Leadership Award

Patricia Dennehy, RN, DNP, FNPC, has been selected to be one of five recipients for the James Irvine Foundation Leadership Award this year.

Three to Receive MLK Award for Exceptional Leadership in Advancing Diversity at UCSF

UCSF to Host Award Ceremony on January 26 by Patricia Yollin on January 6, 2012 Susan Kools with children in Malawai, Africa

Susan Kools, who created a culturally and developmentally appropriate HIV prevention intervention for youngsters ages 10 to 14 in rural Malawi, is among the three to be honored wit

Named to Institute of Medicine: Dean Vlahov and four other UCSF Scientists

David Vlahov, photoUCSF School of Nursing Dean David Vlahov and four other UCSF faculty members have been elected to the Institute of Medicine (IOM), one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine.

The new UCSF members were announced today (Oct. 17, 2011) in Washington, D.C.