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San Francisco State University (Yesica Prado/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF’s universities envision new solutions for student housing

Three San Francisco public universities plan to expand student housing over the…

 

UCSF Medical Center in Mission Bay. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo)

UCSF suspends living donor program for kidney transplants after patient death

UC San Francisco, which offers one of the largest kidney transplant programs…

 

The proposed Warriors arena in Mission Bay is located at Third and 16th streets. Courtesy rendering

Mission Bay Alliance files complaint against UCSF for agreement over Warriors arena

A group of former UC San Francisco leaders have filed a legal…

 

Dr. Bruce Gaynor, an ophthalmologist and associate professor at UC San Francisco, will travel to Sierra Leone this month to treat survivors of Ebola who continue to experience symptoms even after defeating the virus. (Kevin Kelleher/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF doctor heads to Sierra Leone to treat Ebola survivors

The world’s worst Ebola epidemic that erupted last year, killing more than…

Dr. Bruce Gaynor, an ophthalmologist and associate professor at UC San Francisco, will travel to Sierra Leone this month to treat survivors of Ebola who continue to experience symptoms even after defeating the virus. (Kevin Kelleher/Special to S.F. Examiner)
UCSF on Monday announced its support for a proposed Warriors arena in Mission Bay, contingent on the creation of a traffic management agreement. Courtesy rendering

UCSF courts traffic relief from Warriors around proposed arena

UC San Francisco will support a proposed Golden State Warriors basketball arena…

UCSF on Monday announced its support for a proposed Warriors arena in Mission Bay, contingent on the creation of a traffic management agreement. Courtesy rendering
Dr. Mimi Lee. (Courtesy photo)

Ex-husband testifies in first day of SF court battle over frozen embryos

A trial that will likely set a precedent on cases involving divorcees…

Dr. Mimi Lee. (Courtesy photo)
San Francisco resident Randy Silva, 51, is one of many people in The City who has maintained an active lifestyle after being diagnosed with HIV. (Special to S.F. Examiner/Natasha Dangond)

SF records all-time low in HIV infections, deaths

Fourteen years after his death sentence, Randy Silva is in the best…

San Francisco resident Randy Silva, 51, is one of many people in The City who has maintained an active lifestyle after being diagnosed with HIV. (Special to S.F. Examiner/Natasha Dangond)
Eggbanxx Ambassador Jennifer Frappier speaking to the women in the audience at the #LetsChill Egg Freezing Party event in the Westin St. Francis. 335 Powell St, San Francisco on Tuesday June 23, 2015. (NATASHA DANGOND/SPECIAL TO THE S.F. EXAMINER)

Egg-freezing growing in popularity among young professional women in The City

Glasses filled with champagne and other spirits in hand, around 85 women…

Eggbanxx Ambassador Jennifer Frappier speaking to the women in the audience at the #LetsChill Egg Freezing Party event in the Westin St. Francis. 335 Powell St, San Francisco on Tuesday June 23, 2015. (NATASHA DANGOND/SPECIAL TO THE S.F. EXAMINER)
The Warriors have proposed a 18,064-seat arena across from the UCSF hospitals at Third and 16th streets in Mission Bay. Courtesy Rendering

UCSF nurses express concerns over proposed Warriors arena in Mission Bay

Nurses in San Francisco on Monday voiced concerns over the proposed Warriors…

The Warriors have proposed a 18,064-seat arena across from the UCSF hospitals at Third and 16th streets in Mission Bay. Courtesy Rendering
Oliver Gray, Food Service Manager Administrator at the San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center stocks the refrigerator in the cafeteria with healthy beverages. (Special to S.F. Examiner/Natasha Dangond)

SF hospitals taking soda measures, amid new beverage law

As San Francisco implements increased controls on sugary beverages — including the…

Oliver Gray, Food Service Manager Administrator at the San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center stocks the refrigerator in the cafeteria with healthy beverages. (Special to S.F. Examiner/Natasha Dangond)

Petition by community groups favoring Warriors arena in Mission Bay reaches 3,000 signatures

Community activists in favor of the proposed Golden State Warriors arena in…

Courtesy UC San FranciscoThis rendering shows the proposed UCSF research facility at S.F. General Hospital.

New UCSF research facility navigating red tape

Two decades in the making, a new $160 million UC San Francisco…

Courtesy UC San FranciscoThis rendering shows the proposed UCSF research facility at S.F. General Hospital.
Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerSergio Aaron Manriquez

The future of medicine: Telehealth visits allow UCSF patients to continue care from home

Swaddled in an orange-and-black Giants blanket, 13-year-old Sergio Aaron Manriquez propped open…

Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerSergio Aaron Manriquez

UCSF researchers uncover tainted decades-old studies on tooth decay

Researchers at UC San Francisco recently exposed a conflict of interest between…

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UCSF doctors helping to develop Ebola test to speed up diagnosis

Two UC San Francisco doctors are helping to develop a diagnostic test…

Courtesy UC San FranciscoFrom left

UCSF receives $100 million gift from largest contributor to UC system

A $100 million gift from Charles F. "Chuck" Feeney to UC San…

Courtesy Noah Berger/UCSFUC San Francisco moved 131 patients from its Parnassus and Mount Zion facilities Sunday.

Transfer of patients to new Mission Bay medical center goes smoothly for UCSF

UC San Francisco completed its move of 131 patients from the Parnassus…

Courtesy Noah Berger/UCSFUC San Francisco moved 131 patients from its Parnassus and Mount Zion facilities Sunday.
Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File PhotoMission Bay residents are worried that proposed boundaries of the Southern District could divide police services for the neighborhood's key institution: UC San Francisco.

UCSF plans multiple routes to transfer patients to new hospitals Sunday

Those out and about in San Francisco on Sunday morning are being…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File PhotoMission Bay residents are worried that proposed boundaries of the Southern District could divide police services for the neighborhood's key institution: UC San Francisco.

Northern California hospital evaluating suspected Ebola patient

The UC Davis Medical Center is monitoring a possible Ebola patient Thursday,…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerOpening Sunday

SF’s first stand-alone children’s hospital set to open

Step inside the new children's hospital in San Francisco and it might…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerOpening Sunday