Dear Colleagues:

You are encouraged to participate in UCSF’s Annual Diversity Celebration taking place now through the end of October: http://today.ucsf.edu/stories/ucsf-celebrates-diversity-month-with-varie.... While this link provides details the following are a few highlights:

Monday, October 18: 10 am – noon (RSVP to [email protected])
Lecture—Physical-Mental Comorbidities: The Case for Integration of Behavioral Health and Primary Care
Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, MD, PhD
LPPI, LP-460

Tuesday, October 19: two events
9 – 11 am
Clinical Case Consultation
Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, MD, PhD
SFGH, 7E2

3 – 4:30 pm
Trainee Case Presentation
VA Medical Center, Teak Room

Thursday, October 21: noon – 1:05 pm
Keynote—New Faces of America
MU Conference Center

A one woman show presenting characters (taken from real interviews) of 7 incredibly different backgrounds that examines current issues related to diversity including race, sexual orientation, veteran status, gender, and disability.

Friday, October 22: 8 am – 1 pm (RSVP to [email protected])
Health Disparities Research Symposium #4
Laurel Heights Conference Center

Thursday, October 28: 5 – 7 pm
Partnerships Celebration—Join us!
Mission Bay Conference Center

Please post or distribute hardcopies of this information for individuals who do not have ready access to email. For questions regarding these events, please contact Anthea Lim: [email protected]

Sincerely,

Susan Desmond-Hellmann, MD, MPH
Chancellor
Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock Distinguished Professor