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Meet Sam Hawgood

A renowned neonatologist, scientist and educator, Sam Hawgood has a career at UCSF that’s spanned more than 30 years, taking the helm of the University in 2014.

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  • Chancellor Sam Hawgood

    Invited Speakers and the Exchange of Ideas at UCSF

    As a public university under the First Amendment, UCSF must maintain a content-neutral position in the support we provide to all campus groups. Views expressed by the RCOs, diversity committees, and their speakers are their own and do not reflect those of the University.

  • Chancellor Sam Hawgood

    Encampment at Parnassus Heights

    Announcement is made regarding closure of the encampment at Parnassus Heights campus.

  • Joshua Adler

    New Masking Guidance for UCSF

    As of May 1, at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland and May 6 at UCSF West Bay campuses, face masks are no longer routinely required across all areas of the University.