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Full article by Jeff Norris on March 07, 2016: Dr. Aaron Tward, MD, PhD, participated in a UCSF research study to understand triple-negative breast cancers by examining the relationship between growth and fat metabolism. According to the study, one...
Posted March 10, 2016
It gives me great pleasure to announce that Jordan Virbalas will be joining the UCSF Benioff Team! Jordan is a graduate of Emory University with a BA in English and Psychology. He has a Masters in the Science of Teaching from Pace in New York and...
Posted December 28, 2015
It gives me great pleasure to announce that Anna Meyer has been appointed to be an inaugural Coach within the school of medicine effective January, 2016. The coach position is part of our soon to be rolled out Bridges Curriculum. It is a funded...
Posted December 14, 2015
December 3, 2015: This year, we were extremely fortunate to have Dr. Steven Telian visit us at UCSF for the 2015 Schindler Endowed Lecture in Otology. Dr. Telian is the John Kemink Professor and Chief of Otology and Neurotology at the University of...
Posted December 09, 2015
In October 2015, Dr. Jennifer Grandis and Dr. Jonathan George collaborated with Kolltan Pharmaceuticals in a new clinical study related to head and neck cancers that will evaluate tissue responses to KTN3379; an antibody drug developed to treat...
Posted November 10, 2015
On October 15, 2015 Roger Crumley gave the 10th Annual Roger Boles, MD Endowed Lecture at UCSF. This was a special year as Roger Crumley began his academic career at UCSF back in 1975. Many alumni attended to honor Dr. Boles and to...
Posted October 22, 2015
The UCSF Skull Base & Cerebrovascular laboratory is formed by world-renowned Neurosurgeons and Otolaryngologists in the fields of skull base, neuro-oncology and cerebrovascular surgery. Every year, we welcome talented research fellows, who, with...
Posted October 20, 2015
Congratulations to Drs. Arnau Benet, Michael Lawton, and Ivan El-Sayed on their successful development of a newly funded fellowship at UCSF. Through the generous support of Medtronic, the Skull Base and Cerebrovascular Laboratory will be able to...
Posted August 27, 2015
Steve Pletcher nominated for membership in the UCSF Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators! Of course, Dr. Pletcher is our Program Director and therefore our key administrator for residency education. However, Dr. Pletcher is also a talented...
Posted August 13, 2015
It gives me great pleasure to announce our standing in the 2015-2016 US News Rankings: We are ranked 11th in the nation for OHNS! As a hospital, we retain our #8 ranking. We excelled in patient survival, patient safety, nursing intensity, and...
Posted July 22, 2015

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