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2021 Last Lecture with Dr. Peter Chin-Hong

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 5:30pm

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The students have spoken, and hundreds voted for Dr. Peter Chin-Hong to deliver the Last Lecture.

Dr. Chin-Hong is Associate Dean of Regional Campuses. He specializes in treating infectious diseases, particularly infections that develop in patients who have suppressed immune systems, such as solid organ and hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients and HIV+ organ transplant recipients. Born in Trinidad and Tobago, he earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from Brown University, before completing an internal medicine residency and infectious diseases fellowship at UCSF. where he is Professor of Medicine.  He was the inaugural holder of the Academy Endowed Chair for Innovation in Teaching. He is a member of the UCSF Academy of Medical Educators and is course director of the Pathogen and Host Defense course in the School of Medicine. He is passionate about social justice, workforce development, pipeline programs and mentoring across differences.

Dr. Chin-Hong will deliver a lecture on the prompt, "If you had but one lecture to give, what would you say?” This interprofessional event will bring out stories intertwining various dimensions of Dr. Chin-Hong’s professional, personal, spiritual, and cultural experiences that have brought him to UCSF today.

To request an accommodation for this event, please contact gpsa@ucsf.edu by April 1.

UCSF Connect members! After the lecture, share your favorite takeaway, quote, or screenshot from Dr. Chin-Hong’s lecture on the community feed by April 11, to receive a special gift from UCSF Connect! Join or login today.

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