Center for Vulnerable Populations
Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, PhD, MD, MAS has been selected as this year's recipient of the Harold S. Luft Award for Mentoring in Health Services and Health Policy Research, awarded by the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies.
Dr. Margot Kushel will discuss results from her study of older homeless adults in Oakland, the HOPE HOME Study, and discuss implications for research, clinical care, and social and health policy.
Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, PhD, MD, MAS honored as the 2019 Distinguished Professors of Women and Medicine at SGIM
Distinguished Professors of Women and Medicine
Each year during the SGIM annual meetings, the WAMC has sponsored the Distinguished Professor of Women and Medicine (formerly Distinguished Professor in Women’s Health). The Distinguished Professorship includes a plenary address from a national leader in women’s health and a moderated women’s health abstract session.
Congratulations to Dr. Urmimala Sarkar!
Dr. Urmimala Sarkar is the 2019 recipient of the ZSFG Mentoring Award!
This award is given to a Medicine faculty member in recognition of his/her exemplary contributions in mentoring students, postgraduate trainees or faculty members. Mentoring achievements may pertain to clinical, educational or research activities or a combination of these areas.
Herbert W. Nickens Minority Health and Representation in Medicine Award
The Herbert W. Nickens Award recognizes exceptional commitment to cultural diversity in medicine. The award will honor an individual or representative of an organization who has demonstrated exceptional commitment to cultural diversity in medicine or to improving minority health.
The first-of-its-kind initiative, which will be part of the CVP, will convene experts from various fields to conduct rigorous academic research on homelessness and housing issues, identify evidence-based solutions and train the next generation of homelessness researchers. The initiative will complement and integrate research being conducted by faculty and researchers across the university.
Data Science for Advancing Population Health
Monday, April 22 | 8:30am-12pm
David Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley
(near Downtown Berkeley BART Station)
Networking lunch to follow
Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, PhD, MD, MAS is the Lee Goldman, MD Endowed Chair in Medicine, Professor and Chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco.
UCSF Training Opportunity: Research in Implementation Science for Equity (RISE)