Landmark Gift Anchors Largest Endowed Program for PhD Students in UC History
Sequoia Capital Chairman Sir Michael Moritz, KBE, and his wife, Harriet Heyman, in collaboration with UC San Francisco, have kicked off a new $60 million endowment to ensure the future of PhD education programs in the basic sciences. The gift is being made in recognition of the critical role doctoral students play in fueling biomedical research and is the largest endowed program for PhD students in the history of the University of California.Read More
Video Game Enhances Cognitive Control
Scientists at UC San Francisco are reporting that they have found a way to reverse some of the negative effects of aging on the brain, using a video game designed to improve cognitive control.
Annual UCSF Pediatric Transplant Picnic Celebrates Life
Several hundred people gathered for a picnic at McNears Beach in San Rafael to celebrate something much bigger than just the end of summer. Each family there was celebrating the life of a loved one who has undergone an organ transplant surgery at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital.
Virtual Tour - UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay
Opening in 2015, these three new hospitals for children, women, and cancer patients will help to define the future of health care. This remarkable new Medical Center will be built through the generous support of philanthropic partners.
The Big Give For Kids
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital first ever community giving campaign