UCSF High Risk Hawaii Emergency Medicine Conference, April 8-12, 2018
caring for patients, training physicians, and advancing emergency research
caring for patients, training physicians, and advancing emergency research

UCSF Health has signed an affiliation agreement with Golden Gate Urgent Care (GGUC) to collaborate in providing top-quality urgent care in the GGUC’s six Bay Area locations. Through the agreement, the co-medical directors at UCSF Health’s Department of Emergency Medicine and GGUC will work together to provide convenient, local access to the latest technology and treatment options for a variety of urgent health concerns.

Dr. Jacqueline Nemer has been selected to serve as Medical Director for Clinical Documentation Integrity for UCSF Health, starting July 1st. In her new leadership role, she will work in the UCSF Department of Quality to lead and oversee a multidisciplinary team engaged in clinical documentation improvement. Dr. Nemer will serve as the prime liaison to the UCSF medical staff in this important effort. 

Dr. Steven Bin, Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, graduated from the UCSF CORO Faculty Leadership Collaborative 2017.

Dr. Sonny Tat received the Faculty Teaching Award from the UCSF Department of Pediatrics at their recent residency graduation.The award recognizes excellence in house staff education and was voted on by the pediatrics residents.

At the 2017 Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) Annual Meeting, Dr. Taylor Nichols, PGY4, received the Resident of the Year award from the Emergency Medicine Residents' Association (EMRA). EMRA is the largest and oldest independent resident organization in the world. It was founded in 1974 and today has a membership of nearly 12,000 residents, medical students, and alumni. 


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The Emergency Medicine program sponsors several courses each year designed to meet the needs of practicing physicians.