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Tideswell at UCSF focuses on one of the greatest needs in healthcare today – improving the quality of care for older adults at home with multiple illnesses and functional limitations. By focusing the most actionable research, care models, and training programs of our aging population, we will make a disproportionate and positive impact on the cost and quality of healthcare.

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As a healthcare provider

Physicians, trainees, nurses, social workers, and other healthcare professionals

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Criminal justice and law enforcement professionals, banking and legal professionals

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As a Caregiver

Family members, friends, neighbors, and loved ones

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News & Announcements

Portola & Excelsior Family Connections: Pedestrian Safety Project

Family Connections, with support from Tideswell at UCSF, created a video to demonstrate pedestrian safety methods. The video aims to improve

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Tideswell’s Brie Williams Quoted in the New York Times

Dr. Williams is an expert in correctional health and has called for a national commission to address the compassionate release

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Tideswell’s Deborah Barnes to Present at the Alzheimer’s Association Annual Conference

Senior Investigator Dr. Deborah Barnes will present her work on PLIÉ: Preventing Loss of Independence through Exercise at the 2015

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Why it Matters?


of Medicare beneficiaries have 2 or more chronic medical conditions

4 million

seniors living in the U.S. are homebound

44 million

family caregivers in the U.S. provide care for an adult over age 50

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