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News Links November 2016

A Monthly Digest for Faculty and Staff at UCSF School of Medicine

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Feature Story

A medical student reflects on the challenges of primary care after spending a summer in Richmond through the UCSF Primary Care Leadership Academy.

Honors and Appointments



Melvin Malcolm Grumbach, MD, UCSF's “father of pediatrics” who was chair of the Department of Pediatrics for 20 years, a faculty member for 50 years, and a leading figure in pediatric endocrinology, passed away October 4.

Tip of the Month

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