Community Engagement

Awards Highlight Partnerships Between UCSF, Community That Promote Health Equity

Note: CTSI is the administrative home of Center for Community Engagement.

Chancellor Sam Hawgood
Chancellor Sam Hawgood, MBBS, gives the welcoming remarks at the awards ceremony.


By Kate Vidinsk via UCSF.edu

San Francisco Bay Collaborative Research Network: Building Partnerships for Research In Practice Improvement and Population Health

More than 125 researchers and healthcare leaders gathered at UC San Francisco’s Mission Bay Campus on May 11 to network and share opportunities to build research partnerships that can transform health care outcomes in our diverse Bay Area communities. The occasion marked the third annual stakeholder meeting of the San Francisco Bay Area Collaborative Research Network.

Partnership Develops Ambitious Public Health Policies on Sugar, Alcohol and Children’s Dental Health

By Laura Kurtzman via UCSF.edu

UC San Francisco has worked strategically with community partners in the San Francisco Health Improvement Partnership (SFHIP) to enact high-impact policies, such as banning sugar-sweetened beverages from hospitals, to improve public health and reduce health inequities in the city, according to a new article published by the organization.

Access to Free Drinking Water in SF Neighborhoods Driven by New Partnership

Dave Lieberman fills his water bottle at a water bottle filling station in Millberry Union at UCSF's Parnassus campus
Dave Lieberman, a field mechanic at Scoot Networks, fills his water bottle at a water bottle r

San Francisco Health Improvement Partnership Unveils Results of Community Needs Assessment

The Honorable Edwin Lee (right), mayor of the City and County of San Francisco, introduces Warren Browner, MD, MPH, chair of the San Francisco section of the Hospital Council of Northern and Central California, at the 2016 SFHIP Community Health Needs Assessment breakfast on September 27, 2016.
The Honorable Edwin Lee (right), mayor of the City and County of San Francisco, introduces Warren Browner, MD, MPH, chair of the San Francisco section of the Hospital Counc

CTSI Spotlight: Wylie Liu

Spotlight series highlights the faculty and staff who make CTSI's work possible.

Starbucks’ plan to sell alcohol grinds to a halt in SF

Starbucks pulls SF application to sell beer, wine

CTSI Spotlight: James Rouse

Spotlight series highlights the faculty and staff who make CTSI's work possible.

UCSF-Led Children's Oral Health Initiative Receives Major Funding

Hellman Foundation announces funding to help advance meaningful solutions to local health issues in SF.

UCSF Helps Drive National Clinical Data Network Development Through PCORI

CTSI Involved in Three Awards to Shape National Clinical Research Data Network

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