Well-Being, Interest Groups, & Community Service

Community Mural Project: How We Care Shapes Who We Are
DEM faculty, residents, and nurses came together to paint a community mural in collaboration with Paint the Void, Radici Studios, Zuni Cafe, & the SFGH Foundation.
Community Mural Project: How We Care Shapes Who We Are
DEM faculty, residents, and nurses came together to paint a community mural in collaboration with Paint the Void, Radici Studios, Zuni Cafe, & the SFGH Foundation.
2019 EM Day of Service
Surfrider Foundation - Baker Beach Cleanup
2019 EM Day of Service
Surfrider Foundation - Baker Beach Cleanup
2019 Holiday SBP
2019 Residency Graduation
Advisor Family Dinner
2019 Spokes for Folks
Annual bike tour of SF healthcare and social services locations
2019 SAEM MedWAR
Congrats to our UCSF team (Drs. Tomas Diaz, Lily Muldoon, & Kevin Padrez) who took 3rd place in the 2019 SAEM MedWAR (Medical Wilderness Adventure Race)!
2019 Spokes for Folks
Annual bike tour of SF healthcare and social services locations
2019 Intern Dinner
2019 Intern Class Day
2019 UCSF Emergency Medicine Alumni Reunion
2019 Resident Retreat
Pajaro Dunes, CA
2019 Resident Retreat
Pajaro Dunes, CA
2018 Holiday SBP
UCSF-ZSFG EM Team Wins 2018 Ragnar Napa Valley Relay Race!
2018 EMRA MedWAR
Our amazing UCSF team of Drs. Tomas Diaz, Lily Muldoon, & Kevin Padrez competed in the 2018 EMRA MedWAR (Medical Wilderness Adventure Race) in San Diego, CA
2018 Camping SBP
2018 EM Day of Service
Surfrider Foundation - SF Ocean Beach Cleanup
2018 EM Day of Service
Surfrider Foundation - SF Ocean Beach Cleanup
2018 Advisor Family Dinner
2018 Senior Resident Retreat
Santa Cruz, CA
Movie Night
2018 R3 Class Outing
Angel Island Hike
Intern Group Dinner
2018 Residency Graduates
2018 Residency Graduation
2018 Graduating R4 Brunch
2018 Resident Retreat
Pajaro Dunes, CA
2018 Resident Retreat
Pajaro Dunes, CA
2018 SAEM Gender Jeopardy Champions!
2018 SAEM Annual Meeting
Group Dinner
2018 SAEM Sonogames Champions!
2018 ER Talks
Day Off Adventures - Escape Room
Day Off Adventures
Day at the Beach
Day at the Beach
Advisor Family Outing
Advisor Family Dinner
2018 Faculty vs Residents Basketball Game
Treasure Island YMCA
2017 Residency Directors & Graduates
2017 Residency Graduates
2017 EM Day of Service
Canon Kip Senior Center
2017 EM Day of Service
Canon Kip Senior Center
2017 EM Day of Service
Canon Kip Senior Center
2017 EM Day of Service
Canon Kip Senior Center
2017 Resident Retreat
Pajaro Dunes, CA
2017 Resident Retreat
Pajaro Dunes, CA
2017 Resident Retreat
Pajaro Dunes, CA
2017 Resident Retreat
Enjoying the beach
2017 UCSF Emergency Medicine Alumni Reunion
2017 SAEM Gender Geopardy victors!
San Francisco International High School
2017 Career Day
Celebrating 2017 San Francisco Pride weekend
2017 Spokes for Folks
Annual bike tour of SF healthcare and social services locations
2017 Spokes for Folks
Annual bike tour of SF healthcare and social services locations
2017 Spokes for Folks
Annual bike tour of SF healthcare and social services locations
Day off San Francisco adventures
Sports physical exams for local high school athletes
Underrepresented in Medicine focus group
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Interest Group
PEM fellows at PEM Interest Group dinner
Post conference track workouts at Kezar Stadium
Emergency Medicine residents, nurses, and pharmacists join forces in a Northern California relay race
Jog to Ocean Beach from UCSF Medical Center
2016 Giants Game Outing
2015 Cal ACEP Sim Wars
2016 EM Day of Service
SF-Marin Food Bank
2016 Western Regional SAEM Sim Wars
2015 EM Day of Service
San Francisco Project Homeless Connect
2015 Resident Retreat
Lake Tahoe, CA
2015 Resident Retreat
Lake Tahoe, CA
Bay Area Emergency Medicine Wellness Event
Bay Area Emergency Medicine Wellness Event
Bay Area Emergency Medicine Wellness Event
Bay Area Emergency Medicine Wellness Event

 

We support our residents in a number of ways including but not limited to the following residency funded events:

  1. Advisor Families
    1. Each family consists of one member of each residency class and 2-3 faculty advisors
    2. Families meet for dinner 3 times per year to check in with one another, provide peer-to-peer mentorship, and faculty support
  2. Areas of Distinction (faculty and peer mentorship culminating in an area of expertise and an associated scholarly project)
  3. Interest Groups
    1. EM Diversity Committee
    2. Global Health
    3. Pediatric Emergency Medicine
    4. Women in Emergency Medicine
  4. Annual Senior Resident (R4) Retreat (Fall)
    1. Preparation for job/fellowship searches
    2. CV & coverletter review
    3. Networking
  5. Annual Resident (R1-R3) Retreat (Spring)
    1. Holistic review of residency didactics, clinical rotations, faculty
    2. Team building
  6. Systems Based Practice
    1. Monthly sessions during weekly didactics to address programmatic needs
    2. Monthly evening events arranged by Chief Residents specifically to address resident wellness
    3. Annual Bay Area Emergency Medicine joint residency wellness events with Highland and Stanford EM Programs
  7. Department of Emergency Medicine Circle of Respect (Caring for the Caregivers) Dinners
  8. Service to Our Community
    1. ER Talks (Every year our residents go into local high schools to present an honest picture of what they see daily, providing the tools and information for teens to make informed decisions about drugs and alcohol. This is the legacy of an AOD project [Freeman, Health & Society 2013].)
    2. National EM Day of Service
    3. Zuckerberg San Francisco General Training and Education Programs for Underserved Populations (STEP UP)
    4. Event management preparation/mass casualty staging (with EMS & Disaster Medicine Fellowship personnel)
    5. Sports physical exams for local high school athletes
  9. Participation in regional and national competitions (Sim Wars, Sonogames)
  10. UCSF Emergency Medicine Alumni Reunion (proceeds support resident travel awards for domestic and international training opportunities - Make a Gift Here)
  11. UCSF offers a multitude of support services including (but not limited to):
    1. UCSF School of Medicine Supporting a Fair Environment (SAFE - reporting system)
    2. Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP)
    3. UCSF Office of the Ombuds
    4. Office for the Prevention of Harrassment and Discrimination (OPHD)
    5. UCSF Health Caring for the Caregiver Program Peer Support Program 
  12. UCSF GME Well-Being & Mental Health Resources for Residents & Clinical Fellows