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Department of Anatomy Congratulates Dr. Madeleine Norris on being a recipient of the Dean’s Apple Award

30 Nov 2020

Department of Anatomy congratulates Dr. Madeleine Norris on being a recipient of the Dean’s Apple Award...

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Anatomy Department Faculty Zena Werb Interviewed

09 Jan 2020

Anatomy Department’s own Zena Werb featured in Several Publications...

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UCSF Launches Benioff Initiative for Prostate Cancer Research

19 Sep 2019

$35 Million Gift From Marc and Lynne Benioff Will Accelerate Research to Transform Prostate Cancer Treatment...

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Stories from the Makers Lab: Designing for Surgical Biopsy in the Library

10 Sep 2019

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Allan Basbaum Elected to National Academy of Sciences

02 May 2019

UCSF News Center…
Congratulations to our own Allan Basbaum who just got elected to the National Academy of Sciences...

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Anatomy Department welcomes Qili Liu, PhD as new Faculty Member

15 Apr 2019

Qili Liu PhD is an assistant professor in the Department of Anatomy, she will be affiliated with ...

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Cancer-Killing Combination Therapies Unveiled with New Drug-Screening Tool

09 Apr 2019

UCSF News Center…
“Many cancers either fail to respond to a single targeted therapy or acquire resistance after initially responding. The notion that combining targeted therapies is a far more effective way to treat cancer than a single-drug approach has long existed. We wanted to perform screens with saturating coverage to understand exactly what combinations should be explored,”

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Zena Werb elected to the Fellows of the AACR Academy Class of 2019

13 Feb 2019

Congradulations to our own Zena Werb for her being elected to the Fellows of the AACR Academy Class of 2019.

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Jeroen Roose co-launches UCSF Bakar ImmunoX Initiative

14 Sep 2018

Anatomy Department Faculty Member Jeroen Roose in the UCSF news…

UCSF News ImmounoX Homepage

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Anatomy Department welcomes Barbie Klein PhD as new Faculty Member

15 Aug 2018

Barbie Klein PhD is an assistant professor in the Department of Anatomy. She received her doctoral degree in Human Anatomy from Indiana University where she...

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Anatomy Department welcomes Rohit Bose MD PhD as new Faculty Member

15 Jul 2018

Rohit Bose MD PhD is an assistant professor and practicing genitourinary medical oncologist in the Department of Anatomy, co-appointed in the Departments of Medicine (Division of Hematology & Medical Oncology) and Urology....

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Amber Fitzsimmons, PT, MS, DPTSc, Appointed Chair of UCSF Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science

06 Jun 2018

Congratulations to our Teaching Faculty Amber Fitzsimmons, PT, MS, DPTSc, Appointed Chair of UCSF Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science..

Saul Villeda interviewed on CNBC

01 Feb 2018

Saul Villeda, U.C. San Francisco assistant anatomy professor, talks about his study of reversing the aging process and maintaining a young brain...

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Zena Werb elected to the Council of the National Academy of Sciences

01 Feb 2018

The Anatomy Department’s own Zena Werb has been elected to the Council of the National Academy of Sciences, effective 7/1/18.

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Carolyn Larabell to Receive Shirley Award at Advanced Light Source (ALS) User Meeting

01 Nov 2017

Congratulations to our own Carolyn Larabell for receiving the Shirley Award at the Advanced Light Source (ALS) User Meeting...

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Keith Mostov elected as an 2017 ASCB Inaugural Fellow

15 Oct 2017

Congratulations to our own Keith Mostov for becoming a 2017 ACSB Inaugural Fellow...

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Allan Basbaum co-recipient of the Reeve-Irvine Research Medal for 2016.

21 Apr 2017

Congratulations to our Chair Allan Basbaum on being the co-recipient, along with Cliff Woolf and Claire Hulsebosch....

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Rushika Perera recieves Damon Runyan-Rachleff Innovator Award.

14 Feb 2017

2017 The Department of Anatomy’s own Rushika Perera has been awarded as one of nine recipients of the Damon Runyan-Rachleff Innovator Award...

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Zena Werb Awarded 2016 Inaugural Fellow of the American Society for Cell Biology

10 Aug 2016

Congratulations to our own Zena Werb, PhD for being awarded 2016 Inaugural Fellow of the American Society for Cell Biology...

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Nripendra Dhillon awarded 2016 Essential Core Teaching Award for Commitment to Teaching

10 Aug 2016

Congratulations to our own Nripendra Dhillon, MBBS, MS for being awarded 2016 Essential Core Teaching Award for Commitment to Teaching...

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Derek Harmon awarded 2016 Excellence in Teaching Award from the Academy of Medical Educators

10 Aug 2016

Congratulations to our own Derek Harmon, PhD for being awarded 22016 Excellence in Teaching Award from the Academy of Medical Educators.

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Rushika Perera awarded 2016 Recipient of an NIH New Innovator Award as well as a special grant from the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

10 Aug 2016

Congratulations to our own Rushika Perera, PhD for being awarded 2016 Inaugural Fellow of the American Society for Cell Biology.

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Anatomy Department donates Histology slides

14 Apr 2016

The Department of Anatomy has been responsible for teaching histology to medical students since the inception of the UCSF School of Medicine. Over the years, we have prepared a very large collection of ...

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Evan Feinberg awarded 2016 Recipient of grants from the Ziegler Foundation for the Blind as well a Klingenstein-Simons Fellowship Award in the Neurosciences and received a NARSAD Young Investigator Award

01 Jan 2016

Congratulations to our own Evan Feinberg, PhD for being awarded 2016 Recipient of ...

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Allan Basbaum chosen 2016 Honorary Member of the International Association for the Study of Pain.

01 Jan 2016

Congratulations to our own Allan Basbaum, PhD Professor and Chair for becoming a 2016 Honorary Member of the International Association for the Study of Pain.

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Gail Martin inducted into the Royal Society

14 Jul 2015

We are delighted to announce that Gail Martin, Professor Emerita in the Department of Anatomy, was inducted as a foreign member of the Royal Society. The Royal Society, based in London...

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Anatomy Teachers win UCSF Teaching Awards

06 May 2015

Congratulations to our own Teaching Faculty Dana Rohde and Audra Schutte for receiving UCSF’s Winter 2015 Apple Teaching award.

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Zena Werb receives UCSF 2015 Mentoring Award

10 Apr 2015

The Anatomy Department at UCSF has a new website!Our most heartfelt congratulations go to Zena Werb, on her selection as the recipient of the UCSF 2015 Lifetime Achievement in Mentoring Award...

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Christopher Allen Was named a Pew scholar in the biomedical sciences. He will receive four years of flexible funding to pursue foundational, innovative research.

01 Jan 2015

Congratulations to our own Christopher Allen, PhD Was named a Pew scholar in the biomedical sciences. He will receive four years of flexible funding to pursue foundational, innovative research...

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Kimberly Topp receives Teaching Honors

01 Jan 2015

Congratulations to our own Kimberly Topp, PhD...

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Jeroen Roose receives Teaching Honors

01 Jun 2014

Congratulations to our own Jeroen Roose, PhD...

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Amber Fitzsimmons receives Teaching Honors

01 Jan 2013

Congratulations to our own Amber Fitzsimmons, PhD...

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