University of California San Francisco

Fall 2015

Cover of UCSF Magazine: left corner reads “UCSF Magazine, Fall 2015”. Illustration of the silhouette of a man; behind him is a beautiful blue sky with fluffy clouds; inside his head is a stormy scene where the brain would be with a tree branching out from the brain area; white birds fly in to the storm. Text next to photo reads: “A New Way Out of Depression”. Text below photo reads: “Poverty’s Vexing Cycle; Kid-Size Dosing; When Disaster Strikes”

Read about a dramatic new approach to treating depression, learn about the vicious cycle of poverty and disease, explore how UCSF pharmacists are making cancer drugs safer for kids, and come along as UCSF tackles disasters the world over.

About this Issue:

Vol. 4, No. 2
Editorial Team

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Remembering Nilani

UCSF’s beloved service dog was a miracle worker, a sweetheart, a healer, a friend.

Nilani the Labrador lays on the bed of a young patient in the hospital.

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