Alicia Fernandez, MD, was appointed to the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors.
Alan Gelb, MD, is the recipient of the 2014 Academic Senate Distinction in Teaching Award for faculty at UCSF five years or more.
Harry Hollander, MD, was featured in US News & World Report's survey results of top internal medicine residency programs. UCSF's program placed fourth nationwide. The survey was the first large scale attempt at assessing physicians on the quality of postgraduate training programs.
Cadogan M, Thoma B, Chan TM, Lin M. Free Open Access Meducation (FOAM): the rise of emergency medicine and critical care blogs and podcasts (2002-2013). Emerg Med J. 2014 Feb 19. doi: 10.1136/emermed-2013-203502.
Announcements & Events
Education Symposium 2014: Abstract Selections for Digital Poster and Oral Presentations Announced by March 10
The ADVANCE project teams are presenting a webinar for faculty about management of CVs in ADVANCE. Register online for the March 13 session.
School of Medicine Technology Transformation Grants: Call for Letters of Intent
The SOM seeks to encourage faculty, staff, trainees, and post-docs to use technology in transformative ways; and will award up $100,000 for ideas that use technology to make significant contributions to research, clinical, administrative, and educational excellence. Applicants must submit letters online by March 14.
Members: drop by to use the hotel workstations in Room LR-102; click here for guidelines.
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