2020-2021 Chief Residents

March 20, 2020

Congratulations to our 2020-2021 chief residents Drs. David Dillon, Kevin Hanley, & Emily Neill!


UCSF Veterans and Military-Affiliated Community

June 23, 2019

Members of the UCSF veteran and military-affiliated community, including Dr. John Brown, Associate Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine, share their experiences and perspectives in this video.


2019-2020 Chief Residents

March 9, 2019

Congratulations to our 2019-2020 chief residents Drs. Cortlyn Brown, Winnie Chan, & Jessica Chow!

Dr. William Whetstone discusses Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Research Priorities

February 25, 2019

Dr. William Whetstone, Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, represented Emergency Medicine at the "SCI 2020: Planning for a Decade for Disruption in Spinal Cord Injury Research" conference held February 12 at the National Institutes of Health campus in Bethesda, Maryland. He was on a panel that will help determine the spinal cord injury research priorities for the next five to ten years. 

UCSF Fresno’s Dr. Gene W. Kallsen, an EM trailblazer, says goodbye

February 24, 2019

Dr. Gene Kallsen, former Chief of Emergency Medicine at UCSF Fresno, retired from UCSF in December 2018. Dr. Kallsen wore numerous hats during his 40 years with UCSF, starting as a resident in the UCSF Fresno EM program in 1977. His legacy will continue through the Gene W. Kallsen, MD, Endowed Chair in Emergency Medicine. 

Dr. Kenny Banh Launches HEal Mobile Clinic

February 22, 2019

Dr. Kenny Banh, Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine and Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Medical Education, launched the UCSF-Fresno Health Education and Learning (HEal) mobile clinic which has the three-part mission of improving access to care in the San Joaquin Valley, training the next generation of physicians and increasing diversity in the medical profession. Dr. Bahn received the California Medical Association's (CMA) Compassionate Service Award for 2018.


Quarterly Bedside Teaching Award

January 25, 2019

Congratulations to our 2018-2019 2nd Quarter Bedside Teaching Award winners, Dr. Susan Lambe (pictured) at UCSF Parnassus and Dr. Michelle Lin at ZSFG. At our Mission Bay campus, the semi-annual bedside teaching award is presented to Dr. Sonny Tat.

ZSFG ED Social Medicine Team receives CAPH/SNI Quality Leaders Award

December 6, 2018

Dr. Hemal Kanzaria, Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, leads a multidisciplinary Social Medicine team from ZSFG and San Francisco Health Network (SFHN) that was awarded the prestigious statewide 2018 CAPH/SNI Quality Leaders Award for their work to meet social needs of ZSFG ED patients. The California Health Care Safety Net Institute (SNI) is the 501c3 affiliate of the California Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems (CAPH) and supports California’s public health care systems in their efforts to improve care delivery. The award, and a video celebrating the team, were presented at the CAPH/SNI Annual Conference on December 6. Their work was showcased in the 2018 UCSF Chancellor's State of the University Address on October 30.