Summer 2007

CME Courses

Title:   Pangea 2007 Conference on Pediatric Wellness
Date:   Oct. 25 and 26, 2007  
Location:   Parc 55 Hotel  
City:   San Francisco  
Title:   Risk and Resilience in Child Development: Perspectives from Attachment and Trauma Research in Regional Community and
Family Settings
Date:   Feb. 2, 2008  
Location:   UCSF Laurel Heights  
City:   San Francisco  

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UCSF Medical Center Ranked No. 7
For the seventh consecutive year, UCSF Medical Center ranks among the nation's top 10 premier hospitals, according to the new 2007 "America's Best Hospitals" survey by U.S. News & World Report. This year the survey ranked the medical center No. 7.

UCSF, ValleyCare Sign Letter
of Intent

ValleyCare Health System and UCSF have signed a letter of intent to enhance health care services for women and children in the Tri-Valley region of the East Bay. The goal of the collaboration is to expand regional access to high-quality perinatal and pediatric care and broaden the availability of specialty services.

Pre-kindergarten TB Test Not
Cost Effective

The health care system in California could save nearly $1.3 million a year with few adverse public health effects if it discontinued universal tuberculosis skin testing of children entering kindergarten, according to a new study by UCSF researchers.