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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 ...

 


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 ...
CAR-T Pioneer and Noted Mentor Art Weiss, MD, PhD

CAR-T Pioneer and Noted Mentor Art Weiss, MD, PhD

October 15, 2019

In his 30 years at UCSF, Arthur "Art" Weiss, MD, PhD, has received numerous awards and distinctions for his work in immunology and rheumatology. And if you ask other researchers at UCSF and beyond, he is a mentor par excellence. What many don’t know is ...