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...]

“Escape Fire” Free Documentary Screening 1/23/13


Thank you to everyone who joined us for the screening and the panel discussion that followed! Please join us for a free screening of the award-winning … [Read more...]

Mindful Birthing by Nancy Bardacke Translated into 4 Languages


Nancy Bardacke's groundbreaking book, Mindful Birthing: Training the Mind, Body, and Heart for Childbirth and Beyond will be translated into  French, … [Read more...]

Huffington Post Article Cites Judy Moskowitz’s Research

Osher Center researcher Judy Moskowitz, PhD, conducts research on positive affect for people with serious medical conditions, including HIV. Her research was … [Read more...]