UCSF Wayne and Gladys Valley Center for Vision

Building Dedication

Thursday, February 18, 2021
6:00 p.m. PST

Celebrating the future of vision with the dedication of our new state-of-the-art home for patient-centered care, research, and teaching.

Featuring

Michael V. Drake, MD

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President, University of California
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Sam Hawgood Portrait

Sam Hawgood, MBBS

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Chancellor, UCSF
Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock Distinguished Professor

Sam Hawgood, MBBS, became UCSF’s 10th chancellor in July 2014. He had served as dean of the UCSF School of Medicine and vice chancellor for medical affairs since September 2009 after serving as interim dean beginning in December 2007. In addition to his four-decade distinguished career at UCSF, he is renowned internationally for neonatology research. A native of Australia, Chancellor Hawgood earned his medical degree with first-class honors from the University of Queensland in Brisbane. He trained in pediatrics as a resident and specialized in neonatology as a fellow. 
 

Talmadge E. King, Jr., MD

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Dean, UCSF School of Medicine
Vice Chancellor, Medical Affairs

Dr. King was named dean of the UCSF School of Medicine and vice chancellor for Medical Affairs in 2015. He began his career at UCSF in 1997 as chief of Medical Services at San Francisco General Hospital. Since 2006, he has served as chair of the UCSF Department of Medicine, the largest department in the school, with approximately 29 percent of the school's full-time faculty.
 

Stephen McLeod, MD

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Chair, UCSF Department of Ophthalmology
Vice Chair, That Man May See
Theresa M. and Wayne M. Caygill, MD Distinguished Professor in Ophthalmology

Kathleen Rydar

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President Emerita, That Man May See

Deborah Chesky

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President, That Man May See

John de Benedetti

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Board Chair, That Man May See