Events

2019 Air Pollution and Climate Change Symposium

03/12/2019

2019 Air Pollution and Climate Change Symposium The UCSF Fresno Department of Internal Medicine will present the fourth annual Air Pollution and Climate Change Symposium on Saturday, April 6 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the UCSF Fresno Center for Medical Education and Research at 155 N. Fresno Street in downtown Fresno. The focus of the conference will be on the effect of air pollution on health, causes of […]

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UCSF Fresno Brings National Expert to Fresno to Promote Physician Wellness, Invites Local Health Care Providers to Participate

03/12/2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 11, 2019 UC San Francisco Jennifer O’Brien, Asst. Vice Chancellor/Public Affairs Source: Brandy Ramos Nikaido, Director of Media Relations and Public Affairs, UCSF Fresno Cell: (559) 313-6539 Email: bnikaido@fresno.ucsf.edu UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program 115 N. Fresno Street Fresno, CA 93701 (559) 499-6400   UCSF Fresno Brings National Expert to Fresno to Promote Physician Wellness, Invites Local Health Care Providers to Participate Media Note: Dike Drummond, […]

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UCSF School of Medicine Ranks in U.S. News Best Graduate Schools’ Top Five for Ten Years Running

03/11/2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 11, 2019 UC San Francisco Jennifer O’Brien, Asst. Vice Chancellor/Public Affairs Source: Brandy Ramos Nikaido, Director of Media Relations and Public Affairs, UCSF Fresno Cell: (559) 313-6539 Email: bnikaido@fresno.ucsf.edu UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program 115 N. Fresno Street Fresno, CA 93701 (559) 499-6400 UCSF School of Medicine Ranks in U.S. News Best Graduate Schools’ Top Five for Ten Years Running For the 10th consecutive year, UC […]

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UP CLOSE | UCSF Fresno offers new testing and education for better diabetes management

03/06/2019

Annette Simmons of Clovis had diabetes fatigue. She had pricked her fingers so many times to check her blood glucose that calluses had formed on her fingertips.

“You’re just tired,” Simmons said. “You’re tired of checking your blood and you need to because if you plan on living a long life you need to keep your blood sugar within certain ranges.”

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Experts Gather in Fresno to Share Latest Diagnosis and Treatment Info on Dementia, Parkinson’s, Cancer Immunotherapy and Many Other Conditions

03/04/2019

  Experts Gather in Fresno to Share Latest Diagnosis and Treatment Info on Dementia, Parkinson’s, Cancer Immunotherapy and Many Other Conditions MEDIA NOTE: Media are invited to interview experts on geriatrics on March 8 from 10:25 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. and during lunch from 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. On March 9, internal medicine experts will be available from 10:25 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. or in advance by calling (559) […]

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UCSF Fresno Receives $3.375 Million to Support Medical Resident Education

02/21/2019

  UCSF Fresno Receives $3.375 Million to Support Medical Resident Education FRESNO – UCSF Fresno was one of several medical education programs in the San Joaquin Valley that recently received funding to support medical resident education in the region. Physicians for a Healthy California (PHC) awarded more than $12 million to programs in the Valley, one of the areas in the state with the greatest need for physicians. UCSF Fresno […]

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Focus on UCSF Fresno Newsletter, February 2019

02/20/2019

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Focus on UCSF Fresno February 2019

02/12/2019

Teach UCSF Fresno’s Gene W. Kallsen, MD, an EM trailblazer says goodbye By Barbara Anderson UCSF Fresno’s Gene W. Kallsen, MD, finished his final shift as an emergency medicine physician in December, culminating a medical journey that began five decades ago at the very beginnings of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Kallsen started medical school in 1968 – at the height of the Vietnam War – and the same year that the […]

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UCSF Fresno Receives More Than $1 Million for Medical Education and Research

02/11/2019

  UCSF Fresno Receives More Than $1 Million for Medical Education and Research FRESNO – UCSF Fresno recently received contributions of more than $1 million from two development companies and families known for giving back to the local community. The donations will enable UCSF Fresno to further develop its physician training and research programs.  The Kolligian, Arakelian and Kashian families of River Park Properties, donated $1 million. Fresno developer and […]

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UCSF Fresno Educates Women on Heart Health with Free Event

02/04/2019

  UCSF Fresno Educates Women on Heart Health with Free Event Media Note: Faculty experts will be available for interviews during the event (March 2) from 12:30 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. or in advance. For interviews, please call (559) 313-6539. FRESNO – Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. To help increase awareness and improve […]

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