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The BiggerPicture's short film “Home Flavored” aka “A Taste of Home” starring Monica Mendoza and directed by Jamie DeWolf won the Real Food Media Grand Prize! Read more »
CVP Affiliate Faculty Brie Williams recently had her perspective piece published in the New England Journal of Medicine, "Reforming Solitary-Confinement Policy — Heeding a Presidential Call to Action". Read more »
CVP Faculty member Christina Mangurian recently had an article published in JAMA, Smartphone-Based Conversational Agents and Responses to Questions About Mental Health, Interpersonal Violence, and Physical Health. This article has been featured in popular news sites including KQED Science and CNN. Read more »
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CVP Core Faculty Margot Kushel, MD recently had her article "How the homeless population is changing: it's older and sicker" published in the online magazine The Conversation. Margot Kushel is an expert on healthcare utilization by the homeless and a primary care physician at San Francisco General Hospital.
From the article:What policymakers and the general public need to recognize is that the homeless are aging faster than the general population in the U.S. This shift in the demographics has major implications for how municipalities and health care providers deal with homeless populations. Read more »