University of California San Francisco

Summer 2019

Cover of the Summer 2019 edition of UCSF Magazine: reads “Poison Control...the the rescue!”; comic book-style illustration of three people running through San Francisco; man in the is on the phone; there is a puddles, pills and pill bottle on the ground; Sutro tower shines in the background.

The UCSF guide to healthy and happy eating; California Poison Control to the rescue; a San Francisco public psychiatrist shares his story.

About this Issue:

Vol. 8, No. 1
Editorial Team

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Haircuts Plus Health Care

UCSF doctors are training barbers in Oakland and San Francisco to aid in the fight against heart disease, especially among African American men.

Photo of barbers Joseph Peters, seated in a barber’s chair, and Terell Kennedy standing behind the chair, with two women standing in a barber shop.

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