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Dec 12, 2014 New blog post from CVP Core Faculty Margot Kushel, MD.
The Center of the Storm: Homelessness and Health
As the Bay Area is deluged with the biggest rainstorm in a decade, most of the region’s schools were cancelled and many workplaces allowed for flexibility, so that people could stay safe and dry in their homes. Churches and homeless service agencies opened their doors to provide temporary shelter for members of our community who are homeless. But the storm of the decade was another blow to those who have already been struck by the perfect storm of rising housing prices, loss of support for affordable housing, and lack of availability of living wage jobs for those without specialized skills. Read the whole post on the Mission: Health Equity blog
 


 
Dec 16, 2014 CVP Director Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, PhD, MD, MAS will be presenting, along with Nancy Adler, PhD Director of the Center for Health and Community on the newly released IOM report Capturing Social and Behavioral Domains and Measures in Electronic Health Records.
Date: Thursday, January 29, 2015
Time: 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Location: Laurel Heights Room 474
RSVP at CHC@chc.ucsf.edu
 


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