UCSF Medical Center Ranked 7th Best Hospital in the U.S. for 2016-17
UCSF Medical Center has been named among the nation’s premier medical institutions for the 15th consecutive year, ranking as the seventh best hospital in the country in U.S. News & World Report’s 2016-2017 Best Hospitals survey.
UCSF received elite Honor Roll status for exceptional performance in 15 medical specialties, including eight in the top ten. It was both the top-ranked hospital in Northern California on the Honor Roll and the top cancer hospital in Northern California. Honor Roll standing is given to the hospitals nationwide that scored near the top in at least six adult specialties that involve treating the most challenging types of patient cases.Read More
Bluestone to Head Parker Cancer Immunotherapy Institute
The Parker Foundation with a $250 million grant has launched the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy.
Dolby Family Backs Neuroscience at UCSF
A gift of $20 million from the Ray and Dagmar Dolby Family Fund to the Department of Psychiatry at UC San Francisco will support research on mood disorders.
Link could lead to drugs that block Zika infection
UC San Francisco scientists strengthen the link between Zika virus and microcephaly.
An Evening in the Meadow - September 17
This inaugural fundraiser benefits patients and families during their stay at the hospital,
In a bid to end the worst epidemic in modern times, amfAR Funds Institute for HIV Cure Research. Read More