Fall colors and holiday spirit celebrate the Season of Bliss, the new art show curated by McKinley Art Solutions of San Francisco at the UCSF Women's Health Building on the Mt. Zion campus. The five artists represented are Arlynn Bloom – floor 3, Judy Shintani – floor 4, Heather Hanan – floor 5, Carole Fitzgerald – floor 6, and Alex Santurio – floor 7. Meet the artists at a reception at the UCSF Women's Health Building on Wednesday, October 29th from 5:30–7:30PM. All are welcome.
Utilizing art’s proven ability to affect the psychological state of clients, staff and practitioners in medical facilities this exhibit, in keeping with the over-arching theme of the ‘Serenity’ series, is a key contributor to creating a welcoming environment. The exhibit covers 5 floors of the Women's Health Center: 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7, which each artist displaying a complete body of work on their respective floor.
UCSF Women's Health Center
2356 Sutter St. (x. Divisadero)
Floors 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 (all floors open for viewing during the event)
This program is an invitation to begin or deepen the practice of mindfulness for meeting the profound changes in our bodies and minds during pregnancy, childbirth and parenting.
Through mindfulness meditation, yoga, and group dialogue we will learn a way to fully live the joys and challenges of this transformative time and cultivate lifelong skills for healthy living and wise parenting.
In this course, you will:
Dates: Wednesdays, September 10 – November 5, 2014
Time: 6:45–9:45 pm
Instructor: Judy Cuneo, MD, OB/GYN
When: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 | 11:00am-12:30pm
Where: UCSF Parnassus campus, Cole Hall | 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA
Hosted by: UCGHI Center of Expertise on Women's Health and Empowerment, the World Bank Group and PCI (Project Concern International)
(From L-to-R: Dr. Jeni Klugman, Erin Ganju, Dr. Musimbi Kanyoro, Dr. Judith Auerbach)
This event is a platform for a wide-ranging discussion of the challenges and strategies around the empowerment of women and girls. A distinguished panel will discuss the World Bank's ground-breaking book, Voice and Agency: Empowering Women and Girls for Shared Prosperity, in the context of their own experiences. Follow this link for full details on this important event!
This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. Please register today to ensure a seat. Questions? Mariko.Rasmussen@ucsf.edu