MRI Machines Get A Makeover In New UCSF Medical Scanning Center Designed To Calm KidsUCSF Mission Bay hospital staff are polishing their skills on the newest and most attractive magnetic resonance imaging machines (MRI) in the country in an effort to make it easier for young patients to stay still during an intimidating procedure.
San Francisco Mission Bay Construction Worker Watches Work Go Up In FlamesA carpenter watched six-months worth of work go up in flames during Tuesday's Mission Bay fire. The apartment complex under construction is now considered a total loss.
KCBS Cover Story: Previewing UCSF’s New State Of The Art Children’s HospitalIn just over a year, the most state of the art Children's Hospital on the west coast will open in San Francisco, according the UCSF officials. The UCSF facility will replace an old, cramped out-dated space in Parnassus Heights.
Napolitano Proposes Tuition Freeze At 1st UC Regents MeetingAt her first University of California Board of Regents meeting as UC president, Janet Napolitano on Wednesday proposed a tuition freeze and announced several new initiatives.
Construction Workers At New UCSF Hospital Upset Over Non-Union HiresMore than 1,000 unionized construction workers walked off the job Thursday at the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital in Mission Bay. The workers are upset after six non-union construction workers were brought on the job on Wednesday.
San Francisco Sees Growth In Internet, Biotech JobsWhile much of the state and the country grapples with joblessness, San Francisco is seeing growth in Internet and biotech jobs, according to new data released by San Francisco County Assessor-Recorder Phil Ting.
3 Arrested During Protest At UC Regents Meeting In San FranciscoThree people were arrested at a University of California Regents meeting Thursday after a demonstration denouncing a possible state funding deal that protesters said would raise tuition and cut employee benefits.
Construction Workers Picket UCSF Mission Bay Project For JobsUnemployed tradesman picketed a hospital construction project at UCSF Mission Bay on Thursday to demand that more local workers be hired for jobs on the site.