Social and Behavioral Sciences

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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We prepare students from culturally diverse backgrounds to become successful and engaged scholars and policy-makers in the areas of nursing and sociology that emphasize health, illness, and medical issues. Our research is informed by social science theories and methodologies with a strong social justice orientation.

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Dissertation Defense - Reform by Numbers: Accountability and the Sociotechnical Transformation of American Medicine

A Dissertation Defense for Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology Reform by Numbers: Accountability and the Sociotechnical Transformation of American...

5/18 1pm
Providing Integrative Medicine to Low-income Patients through Group Visits

A Dissertation Defense for Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology

5/30 1:30pm
Dissertation Defense - Translating Where There Is No Doctor: How the production of local knowledges propels global travels

A Dissertation Defense for Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology Translating Where There Is No Doctor: How the Production of Local Knowledges Propels Global...

6/6 2pm
Celebrating the UCSF Doctoral Sociology Program at 50 & Anselm Strauss at 100

Program Overview DISTINCTIVE CONTRIBUTIONS AND LEGACIES IN SOCIOLOGY AND BEYOND 9:30 Coffee and Greetings 10:00 Welcoming Remarks 10:15 The UCSF...

6/8 9:30am

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