Honoring the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr: Leading Health Care Change Through Activism

Over time, UCSF has been a local and national leader in leading health care change through activism during their time as students, faculty, and staff. Please join for a moderated panel discussion of how these UCSF pioneers have advocated for and effected change in society.



Pamela Alston, DDS ’82, Oakland Pediatric Dentist

Gene O'Connell, RN, MS '89, Former CEO of ZSFGH

Andrea Quiñones-Rivera, SOM, Class of 2018, White Coats for Black Lives

David Smith, MD ’64, Founder of the Haight-Ashbury Free Clinic



Sharon Youmans, PharmD ’85, Vice Dean UCSF School of Pharmacy 


Event is sponsored by Office of Diversity and Outreach, Alumni Relations, and Black Caucus.


Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Millberry Union City Lights Room 500 Parnassus Avenue

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Panel Discussion


Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff, Local Community, Alumni, Patients



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