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Oct. 24 – Nov. 2: Bay Area Science Festival
November 6: Serenity: Visions Art Exhibit at UCSF Women’s Health Center
November 6: Tips for Success: Faculty Mentoring Program Lunchtime Series - Kristine Yaffe, MD
November 6: Finance3 Town Hall
November 7: The Chancellor’s Concert Series featuring Dan Glover (now with live online streaming)
November 8: Sharecase 2013. This one-day event at the Mission Bay Conference Center will showcase the best of IT at UCSF. Register.
Nov. 12: Unlocking the Nobel Archives, with scholar Erling Norrby
November 13: UC Berkeley Startup Competition Mixer at UCSF
November 15: Mannequin-Based Simulations: Planning and Scenario Design
November 16: The Japan Society of Northern California (JSNC) Award of Honor Gala recognizing World Visionary Award recipient Shinya Yamanaka, PhD.
November 21: HIV Malignancies Symposium . Register now.
November 21: Interprofessional Education and Practice: Teamwork: Collaboration: and Networking
December 6: Application Deadline for Grantwriting 101 Winter Session
December 9: Effective Use of Standardized Patients in Health Professions Education
December 10: Small Group Teaching
Alexis Armenakis, MD, received an Association for Academy Psychiatry (AAP) Fellowship Award.
Keith Armstrong, LCSW, was named the 2013 VA Social Worker of the Year by the Veterans Health Administration (VHA).
Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD, Molly Cooke, MD, FACP, and Matthew State, MD, PhD, have been elected to the Institute of Medicine.
Wylie Burke, MD, PhD, was announced as the 2013-2014 Presidential Chair.
Rahul Chandrakant Deo, MD, PhD; Lei Stanley Qi, PhD; Shomyseh Sanjabi, PhD; David Weinberg, PhD and Leor Weinberger, PhD, all were recipients of NIH Director’s Awards.
Amy Gelfand, MD, was selected as the 2013 Irene Perstein Awardee.
Lennart Mucke, MD, received the ARCS Foundation’s 2013 Pacesetter Award for his lifelong dedication to overcoming Alzheimer’s disease
Philip Rosenthal, MD, was named by the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) as editor-in-chief of the American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.
Steven Schroeder, MD, received the Gustav O. Lienhard award, which recognizes individuals for outstanding achievements in improving health care services in the United States.
Laura Stachel, MD, Class of 1985 was nominated for a CNN Hero award, http://heroes.cnn.com/
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