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...]

Dr. Sanford Newmark Interviewed on Patient Power


Our neurodevelopmental pediatrician, Dr. Sanford Newmark, as well as Kaitlin Fox, the mother of one of his patients, Dasha, were interviewed on Patient Power, … [Read more...]

Nancy Bardacke to Speak at “Practicing Mindfulness & Compassion” Conference

Greater Good Science Center will be holding a daylong "Practicing Mindfulness & Compassion" conference on Friday, March 8 at the Craneway Pavilion … [Read more...]

Dr. Sanford Newmark to Speak at Learning Disabilities Association of America Conference

Osher Center neurodevelopmental pediatrician Dr. Sanford Newmark will be giving a presentation on his approach to treating ADHD at the Learning Disabilities … [Read more...]