News & Highlights
Mike Rabow, MD, Named Helen Diller Family Chair in Palliative Care
Dr. Mike Rabow, Professor of Medicine at UCSF and Director of the Symptom Management Service at the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, has been named the Helen Diller Family Chair in Palliative Care.
To read more about the Symptom Management Service, you can visit the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center Symptom Management Service website.
Drs. Maria Wamsley and Rebecca Shunk Develop Coursera Online Course
Maria Wamsley, MD and Rebecca Shunk, MD, worked with a group of faculty members at UCSF to develop a Coursera course titled "Collaboration and Communication in Healthcare: Interprofessional Practice." The course aims to introduce health professions learners to the fundamental principles and skills for effective interprofessional collaborative practice
Launched this week, this is the first Coursera course on interprofessional collaborative practice. So far, there are over 4000 participants from 17 countries on 6 continents.
Please visit the Coursera website to read more about the course Collaboration and Communication in Healthcare: Interprofessional Practice
Dr. Ryan Laponis 2014 Teaching Scholar
Ryan Laponis, MD, MSci, has graduated from the 2014 UCSF Teaching Scholars Program. The Teaching Scholars program develops educational leaders and scholars through an intensive seminar series, mentored projects, a network of educational colleagues, and collaborative learning. To read more about the UCSF Teaching Scholars Program, please visit http://meded.ucsf.edu/radme/teaching-scholars-program
The application deadline for the 2015-16 academic year for the SFGH and UC Primary Care Internal Medicine programs is November 15, 2014.
Please refer to each program's section for details and contact information.
Twitter to Tenure: Using Social Media to Enhance your Career
Alex Smith, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
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