Chair's Corner

Dean Sheppard

Dean Sheppard to step down as chief of UCSF Health Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy, and Sleep Medicine

Dear Colleagues:  Dean Sheppard, who has served as chief of the UCSF Health Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy, and Sleep Medicine for the past 12 years, as well as chief of the Lung Biology Center at ZSFG since 1986, has informed me of his intent to step down from his administrative roles one year from now. I’m pleased that Dean will remain an active member of our faculty after he relinquishes his leadership positions.
June 09, 2021

Announcing the Appointment of Eleanor Bimla Schwarz, MD, MS as Chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine at ZSFG

Dear Colleagues: We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Eleanor Bimla Schwarz, MD, MS as the Chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (ZSFG).
June 01, 2021
Dick Weisiger

In Memoriam: Announcing the Death of Emeritus Professor Dick Weisiger

Dear Colleagues: It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our esteemed colleague Richard (Dick) Weisiger, Emeritus Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology at UCSF Health. Dick passed away on April 24 from Multiple System Atrophy. He was 75 years old.
May 03, 2021