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Two students use medical equipment on an anatomical model that's split in half to reveal internal organs
Practice Makes Perfect: While most of the UCSF community remains remote, small groups are returning to campus for essential experiential learning. Claudia Martinez, left, and Rita Huober, right, students in the Master’s Entry Program in Nursing (MEPN), practice a tracheostomy procedure on a sanitized simulation model while wearing face shields and masks to help reduce potential COVID-19 exposure.

New Flu Vaccination Requirement: The University of California has issued a systemwide executive order requiring all members of the UC community to receive an influenza immunization before Nov. 1, 2020. Learn more about the requirement »

Discussions on How to Re-open Education Safely: UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals is hosting a series of conversations on the re-opening of schools during the COVID-19 pandemic. Watch previous talks on transmission and in-person learning »

Research Funding Opportunities: The UCSF Resource Allocation Program (RAP) – a campus-wide program that facilitates intramural research funding opportunities is now accepting applications for the Fall 2020 Cycle. Application submission deadline is August 24, 2020. Learn more about opportunities and apply »

Child and Dependent Care Survey: Help UCSF prioritize initiatives to support UCSF’s parents and caregivers during the pandemic. Take a brief survey »

A Message from UC’s New President
Virtual Events
Upcoming Town Halls
Mount Sutro
Aug. 20 

Hear the latest plans to transform our oldest and largest campus in support of UCSF’s world-renowned innovation in research, education and care delivery.
Aug. 21

Leaders will discuss the UCSF Anti-Racism Initiative and concerns raised by students and trainees, as well as actions UCSF is taking to address systemic racism.
Two students exit a building
Coronavirus illustration
Aug. 21 
UCSF Health and Campus COVID-19 Response Town Hall

Join UCSF Chancellor Sam Hawgood and other UCSF leaders to hear the latest about the response to and recovery from COVID-19.
Aug. 25 
Chancellor Hawgood in Conversation with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

Join Chancellor Sam Hawgood and special guest, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, in a conversation about the global pandemic.
Nancy Pelosi at a podium at UCSF