Chancellor’s 2019 State of the University Address

and welcome to all those watching the live stream at Mission Bay, Mount Zion, Zuckerberg San Francisco General, Oakland, Fresno, and elsewhere. Please join the conversation using #UCSFSOTU, and please join us for lunch immediately following the address here in Cole Hall, and at other campus locations. Lastly, please silent your cell phones, and now it’s my great […]

Can We Cure MS?

Every morning when I get up, I think about what I have to do during the whole day and the thought of going and tackling a really really complex disease like multiple sclerosis which has so many components to it gets me excited. More than 2.3 million people worldwide are suffering from multiple sclerosis. This is a complex […]

Reversing antibiotic resistance

Many of you may wonder why antibiotic resistance is something you should worry about. I’ll give you four reasons why you should. First, antibiotic resistance is a worldwide problem. Currently twice as many people die from antibiotic resistant infections as HIV. And if this continues more people will die from antibiotic resistant infections than from cancer by the […]

UC Davis School of Medicine: Building Community Leaders

(upbeat music) – [Female Speaker] Here at UC Davis, we have this incredible social mission. We create the physicians that California needs. – We have accelerated programs that are designed to produce exceedingly well-trained primary care physicians who have a commitment to the communities from whence they came. – The track programs create a place where the students […]

“Clinical Finesse” Med School Parody – David Geffen School of Medicine Class of 2021

Guillain-Barre?? Right?! I know… Oh my… I thought it was LEMS! I can’t believe it. Let’s get out of here. You coming KJ? Now this is a story all about how my life got flipped turned upside-down. If you’d like to take a minute just sit right thurr. I’ll tell you how med school became a caffeinated blur. […]

New test detects antibiotic resistance in minutes

– Say, here they are! – [Male Narrator] Ted has just seen one of the many kinds of bacteria. Bacteria are found almost everywhere in our environment. – [Roxanne Makasdjian] Bacteria is everywhere. The tiny organisms come in many forms: Some that keep us healthy, and others that infect us with all kinds of diseases. We use antibiotics […]