Robert A Hiatt, professor of epidemiology and biostatistics at UCSF
March 14, 2017

Robert A. Hiatt, MD, PhD, department chair and professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, was the featured guest on "About Health," a call-in program on radio station KPFA.

The program focused on barriers to colon cancer screening among various populations and what can be done to overcome them. Hiatt also discussed SF CAN, a public health initiative to reduce cancer in San Francisco.

A podcast of the program is available. 

UCSF Professor Roly Gosling, Malaria Elimination Initiative lead
March 03, 2017

Two things brought Roly Gosling to his current work to eliminate malaria: a series of British children’s books he read as a boy and a conviction that he should put his vision and beliefs into practice.

Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
March 02, 2017

Department Chair Robert A. Hiatt, MD, PhD, and faculty members Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, MD, PhD and Atul Butte, MD, PhD, were among the presenters at the Precision Medicine World Conference.

Katherine Pollard, UCSF professor of epidemiology and biostatistics
February 08, 2017

Fifteen UC San Francisco faculty members have been named to the first cohort of Chan Zuckerberg Biohub Investigators.

The first cohort of CZ Biohub Investigators includes 47 faculty members from the three universities. The group includes both highly accomplished senior professors as well as up-and-coming young faculty. UCSF has nine senior investigators and six junior investigators in the cohort.

Read the full story at