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ACS and NCI Honor Ruggero for Bold Work in Cancer Research

ACS and NCI Honor Ruggero for Bold Work in Cancer Research

November 14, 2019

In the past 90 days, Davide Ruggero, PhD, Professor of Urology and cancer center member, has accomplished the rare feat of receiving two of the most competitive awards available to cancer scientists. In September, the American Cancer Society awarded Ruggero a prestigious ACS Professorship ...
Innovating for Cancer Care in Africa: Global Cancer Program at the AORTIC Cancer Research Conference in Mozambique

Innovating for Cancer Care in Africa: Global Cancer Program at the AORTIC Cancer Research Conference in Mozambique

November 13, 2019

Members of UCSF's Global Cancer Program attended the 12th International Conference on Cancer in Africa November 5-8, 2019 in Maputo, Mozambique. More than two thousand participants from all over the world attended the 2019 African Organisation for Research and Training in Cancer (AORTIC) conference with the theme ...
Two from UCSF Recognized as 2019 STAT Wunderkinds

Two from UCSF Recognized as 2019 STAT Wunderkinds

November 12, 2019

Two UCSF clinicians were recognized on STAT's 2019 Wonderkind list, which includes the most impressive doctors and researchers early in their careers. Over the past several months, a team of STAT editors and reporters pored through hundreds of nominations from across North America, on ...
HDFCCC Receives U54 Award from National Cancer Institute to Reduce HPV-Associated Cancers in Latin America

HDFCCC Receives U54 Award from National Cancer Institute to Reduce HPV-Associated Cancers in Latin America

October 16, 2019

The Global Cancer Program at HDFCCC received a U54 award for a partnership with Mexico and Puerto Rico to reduce the risk of HPV-associated cancers in HIV-infected individuals in Latin America. The Global Cancer Program will partner with the National Cancer Institute and National ...
UCSF Launches Artificial Intelligence Center to Advance Medical Imaging

UCSF Launches Artificial Intelligence Center to Advance Medical Imaging

October 11, 2019

UC San Francisco is launching a new center to accelerate the application of artificial intelligence (AI) technology to radiology, leveraging advanced computational techniques and industry collaborations to improve patient diagnoses and care. The Center for Intelligent Imaging, or ci2, will develop and apply AI to devise ...