UCSF Seeks Public Input About Future of UCSF Medical Center

April 22, 2003
News Office: Maureen McInaney (415) 502-6397

UCSF is planning a series of public meetings to discuss the future of UCSF Medical Center.

New facilities are needed in order to meet the growing demand for specialized care and upcoming deadlines for new state-mandated seismic safety standards. The meeting agenda will cover the planning efforts to date, and the public is invited to provide feedback about potential sites and alternatives.

Meetings will be held at the following locations:

Tuesday, May 6, 2003
7 p.m.
UCSF Millberry Conference Center
500 Parnassus Ave.
San Francisco
Accessible via Muni lines 6, 43, 66, and N-Judah.
The UCSF public parking garage (also located at 500 Parnassus)will offer a $3 rate for this meeting.

Wednesday, May 14, 2003
7 p.m.
UCSF Mission Bay Campus
Genentech Hall
600 16th St.
San Francisco
Accessible via Muni line 15 to 16th and Mississippi Streets.
Special UCSF shuttles will leave 401 Parnassus at 6:25 p.m., 4th Street and Market next to Old Navy at 6:30 p.m., and 16th and Mission next to Payless Shoes at 6:35 p.m.
For parking, enter off 16th Street, east of Genentech Hall.

Tuesday, May 20, 2003
7 p.m.
UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion
Lurie Conference Room
2356 Sutter St. (at Divisadero)
San Francisco
Accessible via Muni lines 2, 4 and 24.

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