Resource Allocation Program, Spring 2017
UC San Francisco’s Resource Allocation Program (RAP), which offers a single online application process for a wide variety of intramural funding opportunities, is now inviting applications for the Spring 2017 cycle.
Chancellor Issues Message Denouncing Actions of Prejudice and Intimidation
Chancellor Sam Hawgood, MBBS, on Monday addressed the UC San Francisco community regarding recent incidents of discrimination and intimidation. Here is a transcript of his video message.
Senate’s Chancellor’s Fund
The Faculty Academic Renewal (FAR) Funds, commonly known as the Academic Senate’s Chancellor’s Fund, were established in 2014 as a gift from Chancellor Hawgood. Promised through the academic year 2024 by Chancellor Hawgood, the funds serve to support faculty life through...
Report – the Allowable Effort Task Force
A task force examined the implications for changing the faculty allowable effort on sponsored-funding from 95% to 100%. Read the short Final Report which highlights issues ranging from academic personnel to recruiting to ethical questions.
Federal Funding in the New Administration
The Academic Senate recently spoke with key members in the UCSF Science Policy and Strategy Group, as well as the Government Relations Office, to discuss faculty concerns around decreased federal funding for biomedical research and advanced patient care, or the elimination of such funding altogether.
Support of Undocumented Members of the UC Community
Task Force on Clinical Affiliate Agreements and Quality of Care
Employee health and welfare and retirement programs for faculty and staff paid through the San Francisco campus.
Scalp-Cooling Caps Help Prevent Hair Loss in Chemo
February 14, 2017 | The New York Times
Cancer immunotherapy has life-saving powers — and limits
February 8, 2017 | PBS Newshour
If Only The Rest Of America Got Concussion Care Like NFL Players
February 3, 2017 | The Huffington Post
UCSF study: ‘Dense breasts’ exceed all other breast cancer risk factors
February 2, 2017 | The Mercury News
Elemeno Health is a personal assistant for hospital staff
February 2, 2017 | TechCrunch
Mom hopes rare biracial twins encourage people to 'love everyone equal'
January 25, 2017 | Today
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