DOM is launching a new series — Fireside Chats. These events will consist of DOM Chair Bob Wachter interviewing a prominent UCSF faculty member (or visiting professor) about her/his life in medicine. All chats will be videotaped and shown later on UCTV.
The next chat will be held Friday, August 11, from noon to 1 pm, in room M989 at the UCSF Parnassus campus. Bob will be interviewing Holly Smith.
Upcoming Fireside Chats (date tbd) will include:
- Pat Cornett — October 24, 2017
- Paul Volberding — January 5, 2018
- Talmadge King — February 9, 2018
- Gurpreet Dhaliwal — April 30, 2018
- The first chat was held on Friday, July 7, from noon to 1 pm, in room M989 at the UCSF Parnassus campus. Bob interviewed Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo.
Download: Fireside Chat with Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo.
Fireside Chats with moderator Bob Wachter. (July 7, 2017)
Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, PhD, MD, MAS is the Chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Vice Dean for Population Health and Health Equity. Dr. Bibbins-Domingo is the Lee Goldman, MD Endowed Chair in Medicine, a professor of medicine, and a professor of epidemiology and biostatistic. She is the immediate past chair of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force and the director of the UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations at ZSFG. Her work focuses on racial, ethnic, and income differences in manifestations of chronic disease, and effective clinical, public health, and policy interventions aimed at prevention.