University of California San Francisco

Winter 2022

Cover of UCSF Magazine: top reads “UCSF Magazine, Winter 2022”. Text below reads “Shelter from the Storm: Helping asylum-seekers escape persecution”. Illustration of a woman hugging a man; the man’s back has a face with a frown and closed eyes; barbed wire come from the sides and wrap around the man’s arms.

Physicians and students in UCSF’s Human Rights Collaborative clinic tell the stories behind the scars of asylum-seekers, helping them secure new lives in the U.S. PLUS: An all-hands-on-deck research effort to understand long COVID; sexual health tips from UCSF experts; and how neuroscientists harnessed the power of AI to give a paralyzed man back his voice.

About this Issue:

Vol. 10, No. 2
Editorial Team

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Rapidly Responding to Long COVID

Since the early months of the pandemic, physicians throughout UCSF have pitched in to help support hundreds of long COVID patients.

4 micron photographs of the SARS-CoV-2, woven together in a triangle pattern.

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