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UC Launches New Systemwide Procedures to Combat Sexual Harassment and Sexual Violence

Jun 30, 2017
The University of California announced new systemwide procedures for responding to alleged sexual misconduct by faculty and staff that provide greater transparency, consistency and timeliness in investigating and adjudicating such cases.

Molecular Test Identifies Breast Cancer Patients with Lowest Risk of Death

Jun 30, 2017
A molecular test can pinpoint which patients will have a very low risk of death from breast cancer even 20 years after diagnosis and tumor removal, according to a new clinical study led by UCSF in collaboration with colleagues in Sweden.

Go Easy on the Avocado Toast: ‘Good Fat’ Can Still Be Bad for You, Research Shows

Jun 28, 2017
Liberal consumption of so-called good fats – like those found in olive oil and avocados – may lead to fatty liver disease, a risk factor for metabolic disorders like type 2 diabetes and hypertension, according to a new study by scientists at UCSF.

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals Shine Among Finest in 9 Pediatric Specialties Nationwide

Jun 28, 2017
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals, with campuses in San Francisco and Oakland, rank among the country’s best in nine specialties, according to U.S. News & World Report’s survey of 187 pediatric hospitals nationwide.

Construction Begins Around the Mission Bay Campus, Impacting Traffic, Parking and Daily Routines

Jun 26, 2017
It’s going to be a busy couple of years of construction on and around the greater Mission Bay area, as work commences on six different UCSF building projects adding more than 1 million square feet of new space to the University.

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals’ Bertram Lubin Receives Inaugural Community Commitment Award

Jun 26, 2017
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland’s former President and CEO, Bertram Lubin, was honored by the Oakland Chamber of Commerce's with its first ever T. Gary Rogers Community Commitment Award.

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