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


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...]

Osher Center Receives Grant from UCSF Partners in Care


Through a new grant from UCSF Partners in Care, we will be begin a pilot program in which we offer UCSF cancer patients foot massage (Reflexology) treatments … [Read more...]

Osher Center Part of AMA Grant to UCSF

UCSF is one of 11 medical schools that the American Medical Association recently awarded a total of $11 million in grants through their "Accelerating Change in … [Read more...]

Nancy Bardacke’s “Mindful Birthing” Wins Book Award

Congratulations to our Mindfulness Based Childbirth and Parenting and Mind in Labor instructor Nancy Bardacke, CNM, MA, on winning a National Parenting … [Read more...]

UCSF 15th Annual Integrative Medicine Forum, June 1


This year’s UCSF Integrative Medicine Forum, entitled “Rx CAM: Integrating Complementary and Alternative Medicines into Healthcare Practice” will be held on … [Read more...]

Osher Center in the News!


We have recently been receiving a fair amount of press! Feel free to check these four out: Osher Center Director Margaret Chesney, PhD interviewed on the … [Read more...]

Free “Laughter Infusion” for Cancer Patients

Starting next week, Osher Center will offer free "Laughter Infusion" classes for cancer patients. Classes will be held on Mondays from 3:00 – 5:00 pm and … [Read more...]

Dr. Donald Abrams to Speak at “Art of Aging Gracefully” Resource Fair 4/25

Dr. Donald Abrams, integrative oncologist at the UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, will be one of the presenters at the Art of Aging Gracefully … [Read more...]

4/26: Foundations of Integrative Medicine Mini Med at Mission Bay

Several Osher Center clinicians and researchers will be presenting workshops at the "Foundations of Integrative Medicine" half-day event at UCSF's Mission Bay … [Read more...]