Upcoming Events:

Sunday June 3 - Monday June 4, 2018: SF BUILD Summer Writing Retreat

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Past Events                

Wednesday March 28, 2018: HerStories In Science

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Wednesday January 18, 2018: SF BUILD Winter Writing Retreat

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Saturday, August 5, 2017: SFSU Undergrad Summer Research Symposium

Support the SF BUILD Scholars as they, and other SFSU student scholars, present their research at the SFSU Undergraduate Summer Research Symposium.

Date: Saturday, August 5, 2017

Location: Seven Hills Conference Center, SFSU Campus

Time: 8AM - 5PM

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Medicine and the Racial Divide


Date: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
Time: 3:30-5:00pm
Location: Gay Becker Conference Room, Suite 340
UCSF Laurel Heights Campus 
3333 California St, Suite 340 
San Francisco, CA 94118 

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Presented by:

Esteban González Burchard, M.D., M.P.H. is a Professor of Medicine and Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco.  Dr. Burchard received his M.D. degree and genetic training from Stanford University School of Medicine in 1995. He completed clinical training in Internal Medicine at Harvard’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine training at UCSF. Dr. Burchard also completed clinical research training at the Harvard School of Public Health. He joined the UCSF faculty in 2001. Dr. Burchard completed additional training in genetic epidemiology with Dr. Neil Risch of Stanford University. In 2006 he received his Master’s in Public Health in Epidemiology from UC Berkeley. Dr. Burchard’s major academic interest centers on identifying genetic, social and environmental risk factors for asthma and drug response in children.


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