UCSF

Topics and Expertise: HIV/AIDS

Pathogenic Landscape of HIV

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.

Betty Dong, PharmD

Professor

My primary area is the clinical care of patients with hepatitis C infection, HIV, and chronic illnesses, including high blood pressure, diabetes, thyroid issues, patients on blood thinners and those who have difficulty with medication side effects or medication adherence (taking their medications...

Jennifer Cocohoba, PharmD, MAS

Professor

I serve as Vice Chair of Faculty Development where I share opportunities for career development, promote wellness, recruitment and retention, and provide mentorship around research. I am a clinical pharmacist for the UCSF Womens HIV Program. I educate UCSF students on HIV/AIDS, patient-provider...

The HIV pharmacist: helping patients pick and stick with lifesaving drugs

How do you convince patients who feel fine to take medicines that can have major side effects?

How can you help them stay on their lifesaving daily medications for years to come despite the obstacle course of everyday life?