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Featured on the CBS Interactive / CBS News SmartPlanet web site (see link below): Glenna Dowling's research on video game software (on home gaming console equipment) as an alternative format of physical therapy in patients with Parkinson's Disease.
The Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UCSF has announced an expansion of its current board to more fully reflect the campus-wide community that it serves. New board members include deans from the Schools of Dentistry, Nursing,…
Dean David Vlahov is profiled in the Sunday, March 11, 2012, edition of the San Francisco Chronicle . See link below for the complete article. DEAN DAVID VLAHOV PHOTOGRAPHED AT GLIDE CLINIC, PHOTO BY DANIA MAXWELL Story by Julian Guthrie, Photos by…
Hiroko Minami , UCSF Doctor of Nursing Science (DNS) graduate ’82, and President of the Kochi University in Kochi City Japan, recently visited UCSF to sign a Memorandum of Agreement between UCSF and Kochi (for exchange of research, students, and/or…
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,…
University of California, San Francisco Department of Physiological Nursing 
 Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Ladder Rank 
 DESCRIPTION: Within the UCSF Department of Physiological Nursing, the successful candidate will teach, conduct research,…
More than 100 million Americans suffer from migraines, arthritis and other chronic pain conditions with an annual economic toll of nearly $600 billion in medical bills and lost productivity. To help address this problem, Congress directed the U.S.…
IN MEMORIAM 
 Helen Marie Martin , RN, MS, FNP, died in a tragic accident on Friday, January 20th, 2012. She was the Clinical Director at Valencia Health Services (VHS)--a pediatric practice formerly co-sponsored by UCSF School of Nursing--from 1999…
Patricia Dennehy, RN, DNP, FNPC, has been selected to be one of five recipients for the James Irvine Foundation Leadership Award this year. 
 UCSF News Video/Story (more information) 
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 Dr. Dennehy is being recognized for her…

 Autism advocate Laura Shumaker 's blog on the SFGate/SF Chronicle web site interviews UCSF Associate Professor Roberta Rehm on issues of transition to adult living for children with ASD. 
 http://blog.sfgate.com/lshumaker 
 Dr. Rehm will be…