A Monthly Digest for Faculty and Staff at UCSF School of Medicine
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Dean Talmadge E. King, Jr., MD, talks sports, teamwork and his core beliefs in a video profile to start the new year.
Registration is now open for Continuous Process Improvement: A Primer for Clinicians, an all-day CME course (Feb. 13 at Parnassus, Mar. 2 at Mission Bay) that will be offered on a recurring basis to all UCSF clinical faculty, including coaches and program directors.
Surgeon General Vice Admiral Vivek Murthy, MD, MBA, will deliver the 2017 School of Medicine commencement address.
Wondering what is happening in the Clinical Sciences Building? Read the update and visit the CSB webpage.
Clinical research updates - Training in Clinical Research winter courses are open for enrollment and applications for the master’s degree program in clinical research are due Mar. 20.
Honors and Appointments
- Over 140 SOM faculty are listed in San Francisco magazine's Bay Area Top Doctors 2017.
- Shelley Adler, PhD, is the new director of the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine.
- Linda Giudice, MD, PhD, was elected to the National Academy of Inventors.
- Susan Lynch, PhD, and Peter Stock, MD, PhD, were among this year's 100 Leading Global Thinkers selected by Foreign Policy magazine.
Tip of the Month
New year, new website: learn about Site Builder, the new UCSF website template, and find support and resources at websites.ucsf.edu.