Teaching Scholars Program

August 13, 2014
Christopher Fee, MD is a 2014 graduate of the Teaching Scholars Program. Vice Dean Catherine Lucey will present Dr. Fee with a certificate at an informal ceremony and reception for 13 graduates of the program.

Jaclyne Witte Boyden Award

August 12, 2014
Eve Dinh, MEd,Educational Programs Administrator, is the recipient of the Jaclyne Witte Boyden Award from The Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators.

Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

August 8, 2014

The Department of Emergency Medicine welcomes the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine (the Department’s first official division) as of July 1, 2014, and Dr. Christine Cho, Interim Division Chief. 

Quarterly Bedside Teaching Award

May 8, 2014
Dr. Bill Whetstone for UCSF (pictured at left) and Dr. Viraj Lakdawala for SFGH are the 3rd Quarter Bedside Teaching Award winners for 2013-14.

EM Residency Class of 2018 and Chief Residents Announced

March 21, 2014
Announcing the UCSF-SFGH Emergency Medicine Residency Class of 2018 and our Chief Residents for 2014-2015, Dr. Sean Kivlehan and Dr. Julian Villar.  See the list of our new interns.

SFGH Responds to the Asiana Plane Crash

March 10, 2014

Click below to see the video about our department's instant response to the disaster.

Dr. Alan Gelb Receives Distinction in Teaching Award

February 27, 2014

Dr. Alan Gelb, Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine, is the recipient of the 2014 Academic Senate Distinction in Teaching Award for faculty at UCSF five years or more.

Global Surgery Efforts in East Africa Workshop

February 12, 2014
On February 14, 2014, the UCSF East Africa Interest Group (EAIG) will kick off its second year with a workshop featuring Dr. Teri Reynolds, Assistant Clinical Professor and Director of Global Health in Emergency Medicine, along with other faculty.

Congratulations to Dr. Lori Weichenthal

January 9, 2014
Dr. Lori Weichenthal, Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, who has been selected for membership in The Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators.