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The School of Nursing Dean’s Office and Student Affairs team schedule events throughout the year that provide an opportunity for celebration, networking, and conversation with the Dean. This past Tuesday October 27 in keeping with tradition of having…
Join us for this year’s UCSF Presidential Chair lecture on Thursday, October 29 at the UCSF Laurel Heights campus ( Auditorium ) . The lecture will take place from 3 – 4 PM and will be followed by a reception from 4 – 5 PM. 
 
 As academic health…
Contributed by Zina Mirsky, retired Associate Dean 
 
 
 
 Have you ever had a satisfying moment when you saw the results of a charitable contribution you made? Perhaps seeing photos of smiling children who have received gifts from an anonymous…
Forty years ago, the UC San Francisco (UCSF) nurse-midwifery service began at San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH). At that time, housed within the School of Medicine’s Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at SFGH, the…
Contributed by Assistant Professor and Director Michele Pelter, RN, PhD , Department of Physiological Nursing and ECG Monitoring Research Lab 
 
 A two-day research retreat exploring various topics around improving in-hospital cardiac and physiologic…
“Until we have a visceral response to our humanity, we don’t walk the walk.” – Dr. Barbara Aranda-Naranjo 
 
 
 
 
 As part of Diversity Month, the School of Nursing and Office of Diversity and Outreach hosted a featured speaker—University of the…
Each month we profile a faculty member and student from our School of Nursing community. In October we feature Emily Hall, RN, MSN, MPH , and Schola Matovu, RN, BSN, MSN, PhD(c) . Faculty — Emily Hall, RN, MSN, MPH Area of focus: Global health,…
Awarded annually, the UCSF Medal replaces the granting of honorary degrees and is given to individuals who have made extraordinary contributions in areas related to UCSF’s mission: health, science, and education. The Medalists are selected after…

 
 Each year the School of Nursing convenes an off-site all faculty meeting. Throughout the years, these gatherings have been held at the beginning of the school year to catalyze the faculty’s energy. This year’s retreat provided an opportunity to:…
On September 28 the Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators welcomed nineteen new members at their 15 th Annual Celebration. For the first time, those inducted include representatives from “sister schools” to the School of Medicine—administrative…