August 31, 2016

The CEPC recently facilitated its fifth annual health coaching training for first year students in the UCSF School of Medicine. On August 26 and 29, as part of the UCSF Bridges Curriculum, 155 students were introduced to the core health coaching skills that comprise the CEPC health coaching curriculum. To learn more about the CEPC health coaching curriculum, please click here.

August 17, 2016

The Center for Excellence in Primary Care is facilitating our first-ever open enrollment health coach training from August 16-17, featuring participants from various organizations around the country. The training, based in San Francisco, CA, addresses a patient-centered process that promotes longitudinal, relationship-based interactions with patients to engage them in their own care. Health coaching helps patients build the knowledge, skills, and confidence required to manage their chronic conditions and improve their health.

August 15, 2016

The CEPC is pleased to announce that our clinical research coordinator, Denise De Vore, is a recipient of the quarterly UCSF Great People Award! Great People awards are designed to acknowledge excellence by recognizing the dedication and commitment of both SOM staff and non-faculty academic staff. Awardees are characterized by the following attributes: 

August 09, 2016

CEPC practice coaching and training team manager, Candy Magaña, and CEPC trainer, Victoria Chen, facilitate the first of a two-part health coaching and panel management train-the-trainer for the Hawai'i Primary Care Association (HPCA) and representatives from the HPCA's health center members. The HPCA improves the health of communities in need by advocating for, expanding access to, and sustaining high quality health care through its statewide network of Community Health Centers.