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May 26, 2015

Dr. McCulloch's lecture title is: “small thoughts on Big Data.” The Academic Senate Faculty Research Lecture will be held in Byers Hall at the Mission Bay Campus on Tuesday, June 2, 2015, at 3:30 p.m.

Adam de Smith working in the lab
December 09, 2014

Two UCSF faculty members are among three promising young researchers nationally recognized for their work in pediatric oncology: Adam de Smith (pictured), PhD and assistant professional researcher in the Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics and Kyle Walsh, PhD and assistant professor in residence of neurological surgery and epidemiology and biostatistics in the Department of Neurological Surgery. Both will share a $1.35 million award with Duke University’s Lisa Crose, PhD.

thyroid_screening
November 03, 2014

UCSF Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics Associate Professor Dr. Lydia B. Zablotska led a group of scientists to study the effects of radiation exposures after the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear accident on thyroid cancers in two large cohort studies in Ukraine and Belarus.  Previous studies by the group showed significantly increased risks of thyroid cancer and benign tumors such as thyroid follicular adenoma. 

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