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Lee-may Chen, MD, has been appointed Division Chief for the Gynecology Oncology Division, in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences. Dr. Chen emerged as the most highly qualified candidate and best fit to build the division clinically, in clinical/translational research, and long term to build a robust basic research program in women's reproductive cancers working with the department and the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center leadership.

Publication highlights:

Sokal-Gutierrez K, Ivey SL, Garcia RM, Azzam A. Evaluation of the Program in Medical Education for the Urban Underserved (PRIME-US) at the UC Berkeley-UCSF Joint Medical Program (JMP): The First 4 Years. Teach Learn Med. 2015 Apr-Jun;27(2):189-96. doi: 10.1080/10401334.2015.1011650.
PMID: 25893941 [PubMed - in process]

Announcements & Events

Call for Boyden Staff Award Nominations

Recognize outstanding UCSF medical education staff! Nominate them for the 2015 Boyden Staff Award, which recognizes front-line staffers at all levels of medical education who directly impact the SOM's medical education mission. Nomination deadline is May 29 and you can submit nominations online.

AME Summer Meeting and Reception
June 17, 2015
Lange Room, Campus Library
3:00-5:30 pm

Upcoming UCSF Educational Skills Workshops


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