The LGBTQIA+ community is one with distinct needs, risks, and disparities in healthcare, but what can we do to address these issues?

[Originally published in Synapse - The UCSF student newspaper, March 13, 2008]

A celebrated UCSF researcher can add one more accolade to her list as an inductee into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Hall of Fame.

Universities may only make up three percent of the nation’s energy usage, but their influential position in society could make a major difference when it comes to climate change.

[Originally Published in Synapse - The UCSF student newspaper, March 9, 1978] UCSF is one of the largest employers in San Francisco.

Advocacy and leadership are core principles of the nursing profession.

For the seventh year in a row, UCSF students have chosen the faculty member they most want to hear deliver an inspiring lecture.

A word on science, art-making, and Trump’s wall: The metaphor most commonly used by educators to describe the selective permeability of the cell membrane is that of border control.

Predicting how cancer patients will respond to treatments has been a major challenge in the field of oncology, but a new preclinical laboratory model may help to more accurately predict treatment outcomes.

[Originally published in Synapse - The UCSF student newspaper, Feb. 28, 2008] The storm of the state’s budget crisis is looming over students’ heads.