School leaders, staff, students step out in support of AIDS Walk San Francisco

The entire UCSF enterprise—including the School of Pharmacy—is gearing up for AIDS Walk San Francisco. This year’s walk will take place on Sunday, July 20 in Golden Gate Park.

Michael Nordberg, associate dean of finance and administration, is the leader of the 2014 School of Pharmacy Team. Nordberg encourages everyone in the School to join in—administrators, leaders, faculty, staff, and students.

“Join our team, and get the word out,” said Nordberg. “Sign up to walk and set your fundraising goal. We’ll have a blast in Golden Gate Park, while raising money for local organizations that deliver much-needed services to people living with HIV/AIDS.”

Frequently asked questions about AIDS Walk SF

When and where is the 2014 AIDS Walk?

Mark your calendar for Sunday, July 20, 2014. Sign in at 9:00 am at Sharon Meadow, Golden Gate Park.

How do I join the School of Pharmacy Team or make a donation?

Join or donate here: Team name and number: [UCSF School of Pharmacy – 0093][link defunct].

What if can’t attend the AIDS Walk on July 20, or I’m going to be out of town?

You can sign up as a Virtual Walker and raise funds for AIDS Walk SF: Simply register for our team and answer yes to the Virtual Walker option.

Where does the money go?

In 2014, AIDS Walk San Francisco will benefit Project Inform and dozens of other Bay Area AIDS service organizations that work to stop new infections and to support people living with HIV/AIDS. Since the first event in 1987, AIDS Walk San Francisco has raised nearly $82 million to fight HIV/AIDS.

Can I just write a check?

Yes. Make checks payable to AIDS WALK SF, and please write our team name and number on your check: UCSF School of Pharmacy Team – 093. Mail donation checks to:

AIDS Walk San Francisco
PO Box 193920
​San Francisco, CA 94119



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About the School: The UCSF School of Pharmacy aims to solve the most pressing health care problems and strives to ensure that each patient receives the safest, most effective treatments. Our discoveries seed the development of novel therapies, and our researchers consistently lead the nation in NIH funding. The School’s doctor of pharmacy (PharmD) degree program, with its unique emphasis on scientific thinking, prepares students to be critical thinkers and leaders in their field.