• July 27, 2015

    UCSF Announces “Win-Win” Plan re: Golden State Warriors in San Francisco

    Dear Members of the UCSF Community:

    As you may have heard, UCSF has been in negotiations regarding the proposed Warriors arena and events center on 11 acres located at the intersection of 16th and Third Streets, diagonally across the street from the UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay. Our focus has been on ensuring that the appropriate mitigations are in place to effectively manage the projected increase in traffic to facilitate access to the hospitals for our patients, their families, and our health care workers.

  • July 23, 2015

    Chancellor Emeritus Julius R. Krevans

    Dear Members of the UCSF Community:

    I am writing to inform you that one of UCSF’s biggest champions, Chancellor Emeritus Julius “Julie” R. Krevans, MD, died peacefully in Maine on July 12. A distinguished physician, educator, and transformative leader, Dr. Krevans led UCSF into greatness while serving as dean of the School of Medicine from 1971 to 1982 and as chancellor from 1982 to 1993.

  • July 21, 2015

    U.S. News Best Hospitals 2015-16

    Dear Colleagues, We are delighted to share the news that UCSF Medical Center is one of the nation’s premier hospitals for the 14th consecutive year, ranking as the eighth best hospital in the country in the 2015-2016 America’s Best Hospitals survey, which was published by U.S. News & World Report today.

  • July 17, 2015

    UCSF: Personal Responsibility for IT Security

    Dear Members of the UCSF Community:

    Recent cyber attacks in the news are striking closer to home. These incidents can be detrimental on both an institutional and individual level. They require continued diligence by everyone within the university. I need each of you to take immediate action to assist in further securing the IT assets and data that you use and create at UCSF.

    The following steps are mandatory and require your immediate action: