Essential news for the UCSF community

The convergence of research, education and patient care at the Parnassus Heights campus is pivotal to UCSF’s unique role as San Francisco’s only academic medical center. More about the project »

The learners, trainees, staff, and faculty were recognized for their commitments to our public mission, innovative research, and patient-centered care.

The NIH award to the Quantitative Biosciences Institute and the QBI Coronavirus Research Group is the largest in UCSF’s history.

The center, housed at UCSF, aims to conduct research on climate-health impacts and solutions, educate tomorrow’s climate-health leaders, build climate-resilient health systems and advocate for health and equity in climate policies. 

A leader in precision medicine and the vice chancellor of Science Policy and Strategy at UCSF, Yamamoto will serve as president of the largest multidisciplinary scientific society in the world.

The Academy, founded in 1780, convenes leaders from fields of human endeavor to examine new ideas and address issues of importance to the nation and the world.

Vote in the June 7 Election: The Consolidated Statewide Direct Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, June 7 and we encourage everyone to exercise your right to vote. Mark your calendar » 

Disparities Research Abstracts: The 15th Annual UCSF Health Disparities Research Symposium showcases research on health disparities conducted by faculty and trainees at UCSF and other Bay Area health care and research institutions. Submit your abstract by July 8 »

Columbia Sportswear Employee Discount: The Columbia Sportswear Company Employee Store in Richmond opens its doors for a limited time to UCSF faculty, staff, and students. Get the employee discount through June 19 »
Wellness Corner: Practice sun safety by wearing hats, sunglasses, and sunscreen when you head outdoors. Use a broad spectrum sunscreen SPF 15 or higher and reapply if you are in the sun for more than two hours. Visit for more wellbeing related resources »