Brian Cason leading his lab group in a discussion

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Professor Brian Cason, MD, who was Chief of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care at the SF Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center from 1989 until 2004. A huge loss for the department and specialty, Dr.

Interior and exterior of UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco

The innovative use of inpatient acupressure for intractable pediatric pain by the UCSF Integrated Pediatric Pain and Palliative Care Program (IP3) has been featured

Doximity Ranking Graphic

Thanks to our amazing faculty, staff, residents, and partners, we have again been ranked as the top anesthesiology residency program in the US, by Doximity! We’ve held this ranking for the last three years, and were also ranked number one in 2014.

Global anesthesia, global health and anesthesia, global anesthesia fellowship, health equity, global surgery, surgical disease burden, public health

This summer, the UCSF Anesthesia Division of Global Health Equity (ADGHE) is conducting a quality improvement project to enhance the patient consent process and improve access to information, es