The new UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay, scheduled to open on Feb. 1, 2015, aims to provide a healing environment that features art installations designed to inspire patients and the public alike. Hear from renowned artists Shinique Smith, Dave Muller and Clare Rojas about how these beautiful works came together, and learn more about what science knows about the healing power of art: http://www.ucsf.edu/news/20...
The “Mission in a Minute” series is a way for researchers, clinicians, educators and others to communicate directly with their respective audience. The one-minute video series showcases the work they are doing at UCSF, its significance and how it relates to UCSF's overall mission.
These videos highlight UCSF's contributions to advancing health worldwide, starting with the well-being of the city we call home. Explore these stories, and learn how we're sharing our tremendous medical, scientific and human resources to serve the vibrant and diverse communities of San Francisco.
On July 17, 2014, Sam Hawgood, MBBS, was appointed chancellor of UC San Francisco, succeeding Susan Desmond-Hellmann, MD, MPH, who served as chancellor from 2009 to 2014. In September, journalist Sean Elder sat down with him to get a personal sense of the man who has served the University, in one capacity or another, for over 30 years. To learn more about Hawgood’s vision for UCSF, which he shared in his 2014 State of the University address, visit ucsfchancellor.ucsf.edu.
Each year the respective Nobel Committees send individual invitations to thousands of members of academies, university professors, scientists from numerous countries, previous Nobel Laureates, members of parliamentary assemblies and others, asking them to submit candidates for the Nobel Prizes for the coming year. These nominators are chosen in such a way that as many countries and universities as possible are represented over time. (source: http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/nomination/)