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

October 23, 2015

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

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Pilot Grant Awardees Announced

September 9, 2015

Tideswell at UCSF is excited to announce the recipients of two pilot awards to advance the care of older adults

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Drs. Anna Chodos, Jessica Eng, and Emily Finlayson Received Excellence in Teaching Awards!

September 4, 2015

Anna Chodos, M.D. , Jessica Eng, M.D. , and Emily Finlayson, M.D were selected for the prestigious Academy of Medical

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Marielle Bolano, Brie Williams and Cyrus Ahalt Receive Grant to Teach Geriatrics to Medical Students

September 3, 2015

Marielle Bolano, a medical student at the University of California Davis School of Medicine (UCDSOM) and a former Research Assistant

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A Feature on UCSF’s Care at Home Program

July 31, 2015

Tideswell at UCSF has collaborated with Dr. Helen Kao to share a day in the life as a Housecalls doctor.  Dr.

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Patient-Centered Models of Care: Closing the Gaps in Physician Readiness

June 25, 2015

  Drs. Anna Chang and Christine Ritchie published an article: “Patient-Centered Models of Care: Closing the Gaps in Physician Readiness”

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Tideswell Geriatrics Scholarship Award Summit Winners

June 12, 2015

Tideswell and the UCSF Division of Geriatrics are excited to announce the fifth annual Geriatrics Scholarship Award Summit open to

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Program for the Aging Century, UCSF Geriatrics Division

More Seniors, Fewer Geriatricians: Shifting Demographics Pose Challenges for Medical Education

May 7, 2015

With geriatrics already one of medicine’s underrepresented subspecialties, the coming demographic shift poses enormous challenges for the future of medical

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Deb Barnes to Give Keynote at Alzheimer’s Association Retreat

May 6, 2015

On Thursday, May 14th Deb Barnes, Senior Investigator of Tideswell at UCSF, will deliver the Opening Keynote on PLIE: Preventing Loss

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Research Pilot Grant Awardees Announced

April 24, 2015

Tideswell at UCSF is excited to announce the recipients of three pilot funding awards to improve care for vulnerable older adults:

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Design Challenge Winners Announced!

April 14, 2015

The finals for the Stanford Center on Longevity’s Design Challenge took place on Thursday April 9th, 2015, hosted in collaboration with

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Education Innovations Grants Awardees

March 23, 2015

The Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators and Tideswell at UCSF are proud to announce three Education Innovations Funding awards for the

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Ageism in Healthcare Hurts Our Patients

March 18, 2015

Historically, scientific research has not focused on the needs and concerns of older adults or their caregivers. Older adults are

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The Impact of Intramural Grants on Educators’ Careers and on Medical Education Innovation

March 17, 2015

The UCSF Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators has published a study on the impact of intramural education grants.

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2014-2015 Design Challenge Finalists

February 10, 2015

Eight finalists for the 2014 – 2015 Design Challenge to “Enable Personal Mobility across the Lifespan” have been announced! Tideswell

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The Invisible Homebound: Setting Quality-Of-Care Standards for Home-Based Primary and Palliative Care

January 8, 2015

The National Home-Based Primary and Palliative Care Network, created by Christine Ritchie, MD with Dr. Bruce Leff from Johns Hopkins

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Dr. Williams receives UC President’s Research Catalyst Award

December 15, 2014

Brie Williams, MD has received a University of California President’s Research Catalyst Award that will fund $300,000 for her project

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Measuring the Quality of Palliative Care

October 13, 2014

There is a growing focus, nationally, on measuring the quality of palliative and end-of-life care.  In an article published in Medical Ethics

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UCSF Bridges Curriculum Redesign in the School of Medicine

September 23, 2014

  UCSF School of Medicine’s new Bridges Curriculum redesign is transforming medical education to better prepare the 21st Century Physician

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Caring for an Aging Population – Innovations in Geriatrics

June 21, 2014

About 10,000 Baby Boomers turn 65 every day, and the number of seniors is expected to top 70 million by

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Loneliness in Older Adults

March 11, 2012

Loneliness has been found to cause serious health problems and even death, according to new research findings by Drs. Carla Perissinotto

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