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...]

UCSF Osher Center Rockers at Walk to End Alzheimer’s

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For the second consecutive year, UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine participated in the Alzheimer's Association's annual Walk to End Alzheimer's. The … [Read more...]

Two New Classes: For Low Back Pain and Pelvic Pain

We are offering two new classes this fall: Yoga for Low Back Pain and Centering Chronic Pelvic Pain. Therapeutic Yoga for Low Back Pain is a free 5-week … [Read more...]

Osher Center Participating in UCSF PITCH Program

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The Osher Center will be one of the UCSF departments visited by  a group of 30 San Francisco high school students selected to participate in the 2013 Program … [Read more...]