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Jeff Mandel on ITAPS: Mission in a Minute

Jeff Mandel was selected by the School of Medicine and UCSF University Relations to appear in its Mission in a Minute programMore

Access to Guns Increases Risk of Suicide, Homicide

Someone with access to firearms is three times more likely to commit suicide and nearly twice as likely to be the victim of a homicide as someone who does not have access, according to a comprehensive review of the scientific literature conducted by researchers at UC San Francisco Global Health...More

GSI Leads HIV Biological and Behavioral Surveys in Mozambique

UCSF’s Global Strategic Information (GSI) group, a part of Global Health Sciences, has reported the results of first-of-their-kind surveys in Mozambique among populations considered higher risk for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections.More

Data Use Workshop in Lviv, Ukraine

Nate Smith co-led a Training of Trainers workshop in Lviv, UkraineMore

HTC Data Use Tool Workshop in Pretoria, South Africa

HTC Data Use Tool Workshop in Pretoria, South Africa (July 31-August 2)More

GHS’s Kim Page Publishes Study on Hepatitis C Prevention among Injection-drug Users

Kimberly Page, PhD, MPH has published a study recommending a combination of six comprehensive measures to prevent the spread of hepatitis CMore

GHS's Cochrane Group a Key Player in the New WHO HIV Recommendations

Global Health Sciences played a major role in producing the new HIV prevention, treatment and organization of care guidelines that the World Health Organization (WHO) presented on June 30th at the International AIDS Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.More

GSI at the International AIDS Society Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (30 June – 3 July 2013)

7TH IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention 30 June – 3 July 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaMore

Rutherford Chairs IOM Committee on Readjustment to Post-Deployment Life

Today (March 26, 2013) the Institute of Medicine released a report outlining ways in which the government could improve how soldiers readjust to civilian life after being deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan.More

Alumni Profile: Angelica Espinosa Miranda, MD, PhD, I-TAPS

GHS Alumni Profile: International Traineeships in AIDS Prevention Studies (I-TAPS) programMore