Researchers Investigate Cannabis Compounds to Treat DementiaThe number of people living with dementia worldwide is expected to triple in the next 50 years. Scientists are intrigued by the possibility that marijuana derivatives may slow dementia's advance.
Study: Stressed Out Surgical Residents At High Risk For Substance AbuseBurnout among surgical residents greatly increases the risk of high anxiety, depression, substance abuse and thoughts of suicide, according to a UCSF study released Thursday.
UCSF Study: Primary Care Doctor Shortage Looms In CaliforniaCalifornia could soon be dealing with a severe shortage of primary care doctors, according to a new report from UCSF.
UCSF Pushes Forward With Sutro Forest Tree Removal PlanThe long-running debate over the dead and dying trees of Sutro Forest in San Francisco has taken a new turn.
MammaPrint Identifies Breast Cancer Patients Who Can Skip ChemotherapyNew guidelines say all women with early-stage breast cancer should take the MammaPrint test, which identifies who can safely skip chemotherapy.
UCSF Psychiatrist Pleads Not Guilty To Child Porn ChargesA University of California at San Francisco psychiatrist who was arrested last week pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of possessing and distributing child pornography.
UCSF Study: Nearly 4 Out Of 5 Physician Moms Experience Discrimination It's common for doctors who are moms to experience discrimination at work, according to a new study.
A Video Game May Help Children With ADDA pioneering study at UCSF is testing to see if playing a video game they designed could help children with ADD and similar disorders.
UCSF Tech Workers Have Last Day On Job After OutsourcingDozens of UCSF IT workers left their job for the last time Tuesday night, walking out of their office with boxes packed after being replaced by cheaper labor overseas.
Gov. Brown To Undergo Cancer Treatment At UCSFGov. Brown's office says he will continue his full work schedule through treatment, which is planned to occur between late February and early March.
UCSF Receiving $500M Donation From Diller Family FoundationThe University of California, San Francisco has received the single largest gift in UC history.
Dozens Of UCSF Tech Jobs Being Outsourced To IndiaIn early 2017, 49 tech positions at UCSF will be outsourced to India. And the San Francisco workers aren't happy.