New Benioff Homelessness and Housing Initiative

May 02, 2019
Made possible by a $30 million gift from Marc and Lynne Benioff, UC San Francisco on Wednesday announced the launch of the UCSF Benioff Homelessness and Housing Initiative, a new center in San Francisco that will conduct groundbreaking research on the root causes of homelessness and identify...

Phil Lee Celebrates his 95th Birthday!

April 29, 2019
Philip R. Lee celebrated his birthday on April 14 in New York City with Dr. Gene Washingon and friends. IHPS wishes Phil a very happy celebration on his 95th birthday!

The Case for Medicare for All

April 29, 2019
James G. KahnNew Labor Forum, April 22, 2019 Public support for single-payer insurance is astoundingly high, with 68 percent in a recent poll placing high importance on achieving it. The most vociferous supporters are progressives and minorities, but single payer garners support from across the...

Writing for Policymakers Series

April 22, 2019
Writing for Policymakers Series Watch this panel discussion on writing for grant-funding agencies and policymakers. With experts from academia, industry, and government, this seminar will dive into white papers, policy memos, and more, outlining how to concisely convey complex issues and why this...

Medical societies endorse tiered certification for U.S. heart-valve care

April 22, 2019
  Medical societies endorse tiered certification for U.S. heart-valve care. New publication in @JACCJournals by Rick A. Nishimura, Patrick T. O’Gara, Joseph E. Bavaria, Ralph G....