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UC San Francisco
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Dyslexia is defined by a negative — challenges with reading — but new research from the UCSF Dyslexia Center emphasizes that the syndrome also comes with distinctive positives, such as heightened emotional skills.
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UCSFHospitalMedicine 23h
UCSF faculty member and published poet Sriram Shamasunder speaks about @healinitaitve work during COVID in this compelling profile piece. Read More:
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In an interview with , clinician Daniel Mays, MD, talks about efforts to support on-the-ground response in the Navajo Nation, and how he's seen inequality play out during a pandemic.
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Carrie Byington, MD, FAAP, FIDSA😷 23h
More than 1,000 San Franciscans get COVID-19 test in post-thanksgiving campaign with support of and the Latino Task Force . via
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UC San Francisco Nov 26
“Currently, most treatments, including CAR T cells, are told ‘block this,’ or ‘kill this,’” said Wendell Lim, PhD. “We want to increase the nuance and sophistication of the decisions that a therapeutic cell makes.”
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UC San Francisco Nov 26
Who has made a difference for you during the pandemic? From health workers on the frontlines to neighbors who reached out in a tough year, invites you to share your gratitude for those who have given their time and energy in 2020.
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UC San Francisco Nov 25
Do you know a caregiver, researcher, or educator on the frontlines of the pandemic? Tell them you appreciate them. invites you to show the love to those keeping us safe in 2020.
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Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo Nov 24
Great piece by on & Love the illustration by Molly Oleson featuring Dr Rhoads & Ghila Andemeskel at the Acts Full Gospel Church in Oakland. Ghila is a graduate of &
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UC San Francisco Nov 24
Five UCSF researchers have been selected as 2020 fellows of for vital contributions to STEM disciplines — including research, leadership, teaching, and advancing public understanding of science.
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UC Riverside Nov 24
We're pleased to announce UCR has named Elizabeth Watkins as its next provost and executive vice chancellor. She is currently a vice chancellor and graduate dean at and will begin at on May 1, 2021.
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Nature Medicine Nov 24
A universal method enables high-specificity, unbiased pathogen detection from diverse body fluids using metagenomic sequencing and may accelerate clinical decisions
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UCSF CVP at ZSFG Nov 20
Passionate about social media & health? Join us for ’s PRISM Health Symposium Dec 3-4! ⁦registration open & info 👇🏽 UrmimalaSarkar⁩ ⁩ ⁦⁦
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UC San Francisco Nov 24
Elizabeth Watkins, vice chancellor of student academic affairs, dean of , and a longtime member of the , is taking on a new role as Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor at .
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UCSF IHPS Nov 24
New Covid-19 test site opens at Alemany Farmers’ Market. “We know the Southeast sector has the highest case rates in the city. We want to make sure testing is easy,” says ,
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Jackie Speier Nov 24
TODAY at 6 p.m. PT, join me for my 13th tele town hall to update my constituents on the federal response to COVID-19 with Dr. George Rutherford, UCSF Prof of Epidemiology & Biostatistics. He and I will answer your questions. You can still sign up at
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UC San Francisco Nov 23
Mindfulness may help people of color keep the weight off, according to a controlled study published in . People of color are at higher risk of obesity; mindfulness could help, researchers said.
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UC San Francisco Nov 23
“It’s kind of like a fishing experiment," says UCSF Wells Lab grad student Cole Bracken. The lab is working on ways to neutralize the "spike proteins" that SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes , uses to latch onto human cells.
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UC San Francisco Nov 23
Rogue immune cells cause flare-ups when they attack the brain's insulation. New research finds other immune cells linked to the gut may help get patients back into remission.
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UCSF Fresno Nov 23
The Fresno COVID-19 Equity Project (CEP) was created by the community to stop the spread of COVID-19. CEP combines the expertise of UCSF Fresno & CBOs to expand testing, education, support to underserved communities.
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Reggie Aqui Nov 22
. and have a pop up Covid test site at 24th street station today through Tuesday. 9-4. Line at 9:30:
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