Dr. Sanford Newmark’s Public Lectures in March

Our neurodevelopmental pediatrician, Dr. Sanford Newmark, will be giving two public lectures during the month of March. Dr. Newmark is the author of the … [Read more...]

Osher Center Provides Reflexology Treatments During Chemotherapy

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The Osher Center is partnering with the the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center to provide Reflexology foot massage treatments to patients … [Read more...]

Osher Center Education Department Co-Hosts “Death Cafe” with Zen Hospice Project

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      Since the topic of death is typically considered a taboo subject in our culture, a "Death Cafe" movement has started to gain … [Read more...]

Osher Center Featured in new NPR Humankind Program

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Our integrative medicine physician, Dr. Rick McKinney and his patient Deb Graceffa are interviewed in a two-hour National Public Radio program, Humankind, … [Read more...]

Nancy Bardacke to Teach 6-Day Introduction to MBCP Professional Training Retreat

Our Mindfulness-Based Childbirth and Parenting (MBCP) instructor and founder, nurse-midwife Nancy Bardacke, CNM, MA, will lead a 6-day "Introduction to MBCP … [Read more...]

Workshop for Ayurvedic Practitioners on 11/9

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Ayurvedic Approach to Treating Pain using Herbs, Nutrition, Pancha Karma & Yoga Saturday, 11/9/13 8:00 am to 5:00 pm UCSF Osher Center for … [Read more...]

Marguerite Manteau-Rao to Publish Book for Dementia Caregivers

Marguerite Manteau-Rao, MSW, LCSW, co-founder and instructor of our Mindfulness-Based Dementia Care class, has just signed a book contract with New Harbinger … [Read more...]

“Mindful Birthing” by Nancy Bardacke, CNM, MA Wins Mom’s Choice Award

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"Mindful Birthing," the book written by Nancy Bardacke, CNM, MA (founder and instructor of our Mindfulness-Based Childbirth and Parenting classes) has been … [Read more...]

Judy Moskowitz Receives 5-Year NIH Grant to Study Dementia Caregivers

Osher Center researcher Judy Moskowitz, PhD, is a co-PI along with Glenna Dowling, PhD, of UCSF School of Nursing of a new five-year grant from the National … [Read more...]

Public Programs: Healthy Living

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The Osher Center for Integrative Medicine offers a variety of groundbreaking lectures, classes, workshops, and therapeutic programs for the public. Our programs … [Read more...]