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Alicia Fernandez, MD, meets with her long-time patient Ana Luianes at San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center (2015). Photo by Susan Merrell.

Alicia Fernandez, MD, meets with her long-time patient Ana Luianes at San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center (2015). Photo by Susan Merrell.

Alicia Fernández, MD Named Associate Dean for Population Health and Health Equity

Faculty
Rachel Muster (third from right), a medical student at UCSF, looks at a lung scan during rounds in the COVID-19 Intensive Care Unity at UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus Heights. The team includes Saned Raouf (left), MD, Brandon Scott (center), MD, MBA, and Alexandra Hill, MD. Photo by Susan Merrell

Rachel Muster (third from right), a medical student at UCSF, looks at a lung scan during rounds in the COVID-19 Intensive Care Unity at UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus Heights. The team includes Saned Raouf (left), MD, Brandon Scott (center), MD, MBA, and Alexandra Hill, MD. Photo by Susan Merrell

UCSF Schools Earn Top Ratings in 2022 US News Grad Schools Rankings

Honors & Awards
Sheyda Aboii speaks to her fellow medical students, including, background left to right, Arun Burra, Andrés Calvillo and Avery Thompson and the community, at a White Coats for Black Lives (WC4BL) Teach-in, which set out to “model an explicitly anti-racist healthcare education that elevates queer, disabled, formerly criminalized, and undocumented people of color in the communities and hospitals within which we work,” on the 4th anniversary of WC4BL in 2018. Photo by Susan Merrell.

Sheyda Aboii speaks to her fellow medical students, including, background left to right, Arun Burra, Andrés Calvillo and Avery Thompson and the community, at a White Coats for Black Lives (WC4BL) Teach-in, which set out to “model an explicitly anti-racist healthcare education that elevates queer, disabled, formerly criminalized, and undocumented people of color in the communities and hospitals within which we work,” on the 4th anniversary of WC4BL in 2018. Photo by Susan Merrell.

UCSF School of Medicine Appoints Leadership Team for Three-Year Anti-Oppressive Curriculum Initiative

Education
Clockwise from upper left: Jonathan Lu (Stanford), Karly Kampshire (UCSF), Raj Fadadu (UCSF), and Dr. Arianne Teherani (UCSF) host the education and curriculum reform session during the NorCal Symposium on Climate and Pandemic Resilience in Health Care on September 25, 2020.

Clockwise from upper left: Jonathan Lu (Stanford), Karly Kampshire (UCSF), Raj Fadadu (UCSF), and Dr. Arianne Teherani (UCSF) host the education and curriculum reform session during the NorCal Symposium on Climate and Pandemic Resilience in Health Care on September 25, 2020.

Students Co-Host Virtual NorCal Symposium on Climate and Pandemic Resilience in Health Care

Public Service
Dean's Commendations recognize outstanding contributions by faculty, staff, and learners in the School of Medicine.

Dean's Commendations recognize outstanding contributions by faculty, staff, and learners in the School of Medicine.

School of Medicine Announces Commendations for COVID-19 Response and Anti-racism Work

Public Service
Mark Anderson, MD, PhD; Edward Chang, MD; Aleksandar Rajkovicpic, MD, PhD; and Robert Wachter, MD

Mark Anderson, MD, PhD; Edward Chang, MD; Aleksandar Rajkovicpic, MD, PhD; and Robert Wachter, MD

4 UCSF Faculty Elected to the National Academy of Medicine for 2020

Honors & Awards
UCSF graduate student Nick Hoppe works in lab of Aashish Manglik, MD, PhD on July 30. Photo by Noah Berger.

UCSF graduate student Nick Hoppe works in lab of Aashish Manglik, MD, PhD on July 30. Photo by Noah Berger.

Remote Learning, Face Masks – Health Sciences Education Adapts During COVID-19

Education
2020 voter information pictured with UCSF ID badge

2020 voter information pictured with UCSF ID badge

UCSF Students, Residents, and Staff Join Forces to Promote the Vote

Public Service
Bernadette Lim (left) volunteering at the Freedom Community Clinic, a clinic she founded in 2019.

Bernadette Lim (left) volunteering at the Freedom Community Clinic, a clinic she founded in 2019.

UCSF Medical Student Receives National AAMC Scholarship

Honors & Awards