Global Health Sciences Affiliate Faculty

Description

The UCSF GHS Faculty Affiliate Program supports UCSF faculty engaged in global health activities. The program provides resources and organizes events to support global health efforts of faculty across campus and fosters a community of collaboration among global health professionals at UCSF.

Global Health Sciences seeks to build a global health community, provide a home to faculty with similar research interests, foster collaboration and increase collective impact of global health research within the university. The program facilitates tracking global health research across campus and building expert multidisciplinary teams from faculty with overlapping or complementary skills and interests.

All UCSF faculty members with demonstrated commitment to global health issues are eligible.

Active Projects: 11

Project Investigator Topics Location Start End
A Novel Cognitive Brain Computer Interface (cBCI) for Attention Deficit Disorder Jyoti Mishra, PhD Neurology and Mental Health United States
Evaluation of technetium Tc 99m tilmanocept (Lymphoseek) Localization, Retention, and Distribution in Primary Cutaneous Kaposi's Sarcoma (KS) and Lymphatic Drainage from KS Lesions by SPECT and SPECT/CT Imaging Toby A. Maurer, MD HIV/AIDS, Cancer/Oncology, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment United States
IPP Mission Neighborhood Promise Alicia F. Lieberman, PhD Trauma and PTSD, Pediatrics United States
Song-Brown capitation funding for OB/GYN residency program Amy M. Autry, MD Women's Health United States
Identifying Human Breast Carcinogens Using Exposomics Laura Fejerman, PhD Occupational and Environmental Disease, Drug and Diagnostics Development United States
Cardiovascular, Pulmonary & Hematological Disease in HIV: Prevention & Treatment Peter W. Hunt, MD HIV/AIDS, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Aging United States
Intervascular Capsule for Islet Transplantation in Type I Diabetic Patients Shuvo Roy, PhD Diabetes, Drug and Diagnostics Development United States
Timing of ART and homeostasis of the persistent HIV reservoir in the adult J. Michael McCune, MD, PhD HIV/AIDS, Immunology United States
ACC: Callosal Agenesis as a Window into Common Neurodevelopment Disorders Elliott H. Sherr, MD, PhD Genetics, Neurology and Mental Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment United States
A Phase I, Dose Escalation Study To Establish Safety of Leukocyte Interleukin, Injection [Multikine] for Treatment of Perianal Condylomata In Adult Men and Women Who Are HIV/HPV Co-infected Joel Palefsky, MD HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Cancer/Oncology United States
A Phase Ib Dose Escalation Trial of Carfilzomib plus Bendamustine and Rituximab in Patients with Relapsed/Refractory Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Charalambos (Babis) Andreadis, MD Cancer/Oncology, Drug and Diagnostics Development United States

Archived Projects: 21

Project Investigator Topics Location Start End
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Family PACT Evaluation Claire Brindis, DrPH Family Planning United States
Admixture Mapping for Breast Cancer Subtypes Among African American Women Laura Fejerman, PhD Cancer/Oncology, Women's Health United States
Family PACT Evaluation Project Philip D. Darney, MD, MS United States
AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG), TSG Committee Chair funding Marion G. Peters, MD HIV/AIDS United States
CCD Study- RNA Sequencing Charles Y. Chiu, MD, PhD Infectious Disease, Drug and Diagnostics Development
The Major Extremity Trauma Research Consortium Theodore Miclau, MD Surgery and Anesthesia United States
A Multicenter Prospective Cohort Study of Sacral Fractures Using Patient Based and Objective Outcomes Saam Morshed, MD, MPH, PhD Surgery and Anesthesia United States
Disseminating Best Practices in Medical Neighborhood Integration for Community Health Centers and other Safety Net Settings Based on a Newly Derived Conceptual Model Jacqueline N. Olayiwola, MD, MPH Implementation and Behavioral Science, Patient and Peer Education United States
Financial Impact of the Current and Alternative Pricing Practices for Compounded, Co-packaged, and Over-the-Counter drugs and Medical Foods within the California Workers' Compensation System: Non-Formulary Impact if Pharmacy or Physician Dispensed Leslie Wilson, PhD, MS Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Health Economics and Policy, Access or Barriers to Care United States
Neurological predictors of spoken and written language learning Fumiko Hoeft, MD, PhD Neurology and Mental Health United States
Hologic - Analytical sensitivity comparison of a new molecular assay for Plasmodium detection with a qualitative nested PCR assay and a quantitative PCR assay 20150330 Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development Uganda
The nature and acquisition of the speech code and reading Fumiko Hoeft, MD, PhD Neurology and Mental Health, Pediatrics United States
The Cost of Smoking for CA's Racial/Ethnic Communities Wendy Max, PhD Smoking and Tobacco United States
Infant Mental Health Training: The Harris Professional Development Network Alicia F. Lieberman, PhD Neurology and Mental Health, Trauma and PTSD, Newborn and Infant Health United States
StarVista Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation Alicia F. Lieberman, PhD Neurology and Mental Health, Trauma and PTSD, Pediatrics United States
HPV Testing Contract for UPR NIDCR-funded R21, "Detection of HPV infection in the oral cavity of Hispanics with and without periodontal disease" Joel Palefsky, MD Infectious Disease, Oral Health Puerto Rico
The Major Extremity Trauma Research Consortium Theodore Miclau, MD Surgery and Anesthesia United States
METRC 2 Theodore Miclau, MD Surgery and Anesthesia United States
The Early Trauma Treatment Network Alicia F. Lieberman, PhD Trauma and PTSD, Pediatrics United States
A Murine Model of Polytrauma: Understanding the molecular basis of accelerated bone repair with concomitant traumatic brain injury Theodore Miclau, MD Surgery and Anesthesia United States
Fixation using Alternative Implants for the Treatment of Hip Fractures (FAITH-2) Saam Morshed, MD, MPH, PhD Surgery and Anesthesia United States