GI Oncology Survivorship Program

Gastrointestinal Oncology UCSF

The mission of the UCSF GI Oncology Survivorship Clinic is to maximize quality-of-life and minimize risk of cancer recurrence for survivors of gastrointestinal cancers.


This work is only possible with the enthusiastic support of individuals dedicated to improving the lives of gastrointestinal cancer patients and survivors. For information on how you can support the important work of the GI Oncology Survivorship Research Team, please contact Sarah Krumholz at the UCSF Foundation at (415) 502-1899 or

In the News

ASCO interview

Fish Consumption Linked With Better Survival Outcomes in Colon Cancer

February 6, 2017 - Cancer Network

In this video, Erin Van Blarigan, ScD, discusses the results of a prospective study that looked at associations between survival outcomes and fish and long-chain omega-3 fatty acid intake after a colon cancer diagnosis.

activity tracker

How Fitbit and others have the pulse of health research

August 21, 2016 - San Francisco Chronicle

Consumer activity trackers like Fitbit are increasing becoming a tool used by researchers in clinical trials.


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