University of California, San Francisco Precision Medicine collection
Title: University of California, San Francisco Precision Medicine collection
Collection Number: AR 2012-23
Creator/Collector: University of California, San Francisco
Extent: 0.25 linear ft. (1 box).
Repository: UC San Francisco. University Archives
Abstract: Collection includes materials that document the field of Precision Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco.
Language of Material: English
Collection is open for research.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Library & Center for Knowledge Management. All requests for permission to publish or quote from material must be submitted in writing to the UCSF Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Library & Center for Knowledge Management as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
University of California, San Francisco Precision Medicine collection. UC San Francisco. University Archives
Donated by Karen Butter in 2013.
Precision medicine is a new approach to medical care, characterized by utilizing data from the human genome and the molecular basis of disease, environmental factors, and patient electronic medical records. This model aims to make medical care predictive, preventative and precise.
Includes Keith Yamamoto's presentation at the Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost Direct Reports meeting on March 18, 2013, as well as a document that he put together which provides more detail on the various components of Precision Medicine at UCSF. Also includes a transcript and DVD recording of the "Health Care Leaders Push for 'Precision Medicine,'" KQED Forum program aired on April 30, 2013. MeForYou.org (http://www.meforyou.org/) website is archived through Web Archiving Service.
Information storage and retrieval systems--Medicine
University of California, San Francisco