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  Brie Williams Featured in USA Today Article on Criminal Justice Innovation
Apr 03, 2017 Brie Williams, MD, MS and her research team were featured in a USA Today article on 3/31/17 about the European American Criminal Justice Innovation Program, which Brie leads. The program introduces government officials and criminal justice leaders to health-centered criminal justice reform. Here is the link to read more.
 


  Daphne Lo, MD Receives her Masters of Arts in Education Degree from UC Berkeley
Apr 03, 2017 Daphne Lo, MD received her Masters of Arts in Education degree from UC Berkeley. Dr. Lo completed her coursework during her advanced fellowship year and completed her thesis in December, 2016. For her thesis, Dr. Lo conducted a qualitative case study on psychological safety on the interprofessional inpatient patient aligned care team (iPACT) at the San Francisco VA.
 


  Lynn A. Flint, MD Promoted to Associate Professor and Awarded Chancellor's Funding
Apr 27, 2017 Congratulations Lynn Flint, MD who has been promoted from Assistant Clinical Professor to Associate Professor in the Division of Geriatrics. Dr. Flint has also been awarded the Chancellor's fund for faculty learning and development to participate in the AAMC LEAD program this year!
 


  Drs. Lee and Rogers Publish An Article in JAGS
Apr 27, 2017 Sei Lee, MD, MAS and Stephanie Rogers, MD publish an article in JAGS entitled, "Aging, the Medical Subspecialties, and Career Development: Where We Were, Where We Are Going (pages 680-687).
 


  Carla Perissinotto, MD, MHS Will Speak at the Creatively Connected Online Film Festival Conference
Apr 27, 2017 Carla Perissinotto, MD, MHS will speak on the Older Adult and Caregiver Health Oriented Panel at the Creatively Connected Online Film Festival Conference, to be held at the NYU Law School, #40 Washington Square South, in New York City, on May 9th, 2017 from 1:30pm to 5pm. Please see conference agenda here.
 


  Join Us for a Special Series on Healthy Aging
Apr 27, 2017 Please see below for schedule of presentations that will take place at Aegis, 5555 Paradise Drive, Corte Madera, CA 94925

April 27, 6:00 pm - "The Health Effects of Loneliness and Social Isolation"
Carla Perissinotto, MD, MHS, Associate Professor of Medicine, UCSF - Director of Outpatient Geriatrics

May 12, 6:00 pm - "The Importance of Mobility and Activity for Optimizing Aging"
Anna Chodos, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, UCSF - Director, Geriatrics Outpatient Consult Service, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital

May 25, 6:00 pm - "What's my prognosis? Using information on life expectancy to make important decisions"
Alex Smith, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine, UCSF - Hospice and Palliative Care service at the SF VAMC
 


  Stephanie Cheng, MD Receives Mount Zion Health Fund Grant
Apr 28, 2017 Stephanie Cheng, MD received a grant from the Board of Directors of Mount Zion Health Fund, a supporting foundation of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund. MZHF funding is to support the project titled, "Expanding Access to Integrative Symptom Management for Cancer Patients". The purpose of this project is to develop integrative approaches and services for symptom management for cancer patients seen at the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center as well as at home through Bridges.
 


  Theresa Allison, MD, PhD Guest-Edited A Double Issue of the Journal of Folklore Research
Apr 28, 2017 Theresa Allison, MD, PhD, Daniel Reed and Judah Cohen guest-edited a double issue of the Journal of Folklore Research dedicated to the role of music in global health initiatives. It includes their article, "Toward common cause: Music, team science and global health."
 


  Theresa Allison, MD, PhD Invited to Speak at the Society of Ethnomusicology in the 21st Century
Apr 28, 2017 Theresa Allison, MD, PhD was invited to speak at the Society for Ethnomusicology pre-conference "Soundings: Public sector ethnomusicology in the 21st Century," held at the Library of Congress.
 


  Theresa Allison, MD, PhD Publish an Article in the Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging
Apr 28, 2017 Aung Zaw Win, Carole Ceresa, Karen Arnold and Theresa Allison, MD, PhD, published an article in the Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging entitled "High prevalence of malnutrition among elderly veterans in Home Based Primary Care."
 


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