University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Campus Resources

 Across UCSF there are many resources that can be leveraged for professional development and career advancement.


  1. UCSF Library – Offers free workshops and special events taught by UCSF Library staff.
  2. Data Science Training
  3. HDFCCC Training Programs and Medical Education
  4. UCSF Continuing Medical Education
  5. Clinical & Translational Science Institute - CTSI facilitates clinical and translational research and offers multiple training programs:
    1. K Scholars Program
    2. KL2 Scholars Program
    3. TL1 Postdoctoral Fellowship Training Program
    4. Resident Research Training Program (RRTP)
    5. Stimulating Access to Research in Residency (StARR) Program
    6. Mentor Training Program
    7. Yearlong Inquiry Program (YIP)
    8. Pre-Health Undergraduate Program
    9. Learning Health Systems K12 Career Development Program
  6. Campus Council on Faculty Life
  7. Office of Career & Professional Development (OCPD)
    1. Postdocs
    2. Medical Students
  8. UCSF Office for Postdoctoral Scholars
  9. Scientific Leadership Program
  10. Gladstone Institutes - Is an independent research institution that offers science talks, industry research seminars and a trainee to tenure track program.
  11. Office of Diversity and Outreach – Offers education and training around diversity and inclusion
  12. Training In Clinical Research (TICR) – Offers a broad array of educational opportunities in clinical research:
    1. Designing Clinical Research
    2. Implementation Science Certificate Program
    3. Advanced Training in Clinical Research (ATCR) Certificate Program
    4. Master’s Degree Program in Clinical Research
  13. The Graduate Medical Education College - is a forum for residents, fellows, health professions learners, and faculty to learn core topics in graduate medical education.
  14. UC President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program - This program offers fellowships to outstanding scholars in all fields whose research, teaching, and service will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity at UC.
  15. B2I – Bridge 2 Industry - Connects academic trainees to leading companies in the Bay Area. 
  16. UCSF HR Professional Development Guide – Created by the UCSF Learning & Organization Development Office, it offers guidance on how to manage your own professional development.
  17. Center for Enhancement for Communication in Healthcare