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FCM Faculty Featured in Videos on Health Care Access for People with Disabilities

April 25, 2016
Drs. Clarissa Kripke and Kevin Grumbach are featured in  this video series focused on improving health care access for people with disabilities. These brief videos, produced by the Special Hope Foundation, address supported decision-making and cultural sensitivity in the health care setting.  Click...

Mike PotterReceives California Achievement Award

April 18, 2016
Congratulations to Michael Potter who was recently awarded the first annual “California Achievement Award” from the California Colorectal Cancer Coalition, in recognition of the contribution of the FluFIT Program to colorectal cancer screening activities in our state. Click here for more...

UCSF Teach-In Spurs Powerful Dialogue on Injustice and Health

February 29, 2016
During only the second teach-in in more than two decades at UCSF, speakers engaged in an emotional discussion about injustice, intolerance and inequities and their profound impact on health in America. Panelists included FCM resident Suzanne Barakat. Read more here.

Black History Month 2016: Reflecting on the Impact of Race

February 29, 2016
UCSF commemorates Black History Month by spotlighting some of the experiences of African-American faculty, staff and students in our community. Featuring FCM resident, Lamercie Saint-Hilaire. Read more here.

President Obama Visits Mosque

February 10, 2016
President Barak Obama visited a mosque for the first time in his presidency.  He was joined by Dr. Suzanne Barakat, Family Medicine Resident at SFGH.  Click here to view his speech.

Poor Health: When Poverty Becomes Disease

January 08, 2016
Poverty collides with health every day at UCSF, compelling clinicians and scientists to engineer ways to disentangle the two, one complexity at a time.  Read more here.  

Elisabeth Wilson Recipient of Humanism in Medicine Award

January 06, 2016
Congratulations to FCM's Beth Wilson, recipient of the 2015 Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award.  The Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award is administered through the Organization of Student Representatives, the student branch of the Association of American Medical...

Saluting Soldiers of Social Change

December 03, 2015
UCSF's Center of Excellence on Transgender Care honored by San Francisco Magazine. Read more here.  

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