Hard Hat Walk

Lights On at the New Medical Center

San Francisco’s Mission Bay district became a melting pot of celebrities, civic dignitaries, community members and assorted creatures of unknown species with dazzling outfits and daring dance moves, as the city marked the upcoming opening of the new UCSF Medical Center. Donors and attendees of the celebration raised more than $525,000 for the new hospitals, exceeding the fundraising goal of $500,000.

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Parents Persuade CA Senate to Shed Light on Children's Cancer
The Juliana's Journey Foundation recently persuaded the California Senate to declare September Children's Cancer Awareness Month.

UCSF Makes Top 5 in World Rankings

UCSF Makes Top 5 in World Rankings
UC San Francisco is among the top universities in the world yet again, ranking second in clinical medicine and pharmacy and fifth in life sciences in the 2014 Academic Ranking of World Universities.

Do Gut Bacteria Rule Our Minds?

Do Gut Bacteria Rule Our Minds?
It sounds like science fiction, but it seems that bacteria within us – which outnumber our own cells about 100-fold – may very well be affecting both our cravings and moods to get us to eat what they want, and often are driving us toward obesity.

Events

Starry Night
Starry Night

Join the first Starry Night in San Francisco on November 8 at Lake Merced.
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News

Only UCSF 150 Years
Celebrating 150 Years in Health and Science

Dive into UCSF's rich history and promise for the future. Read More