Contact: Lynn Luckow
Online Registration
 
13
Jun
2017
San Francisco
Sir Francis Drake Hotel
450 Powell Street
San Francisco, CA  94102
United States

Dr. Paul A. Volberding, M.D., is a Professor of Medicine at UCSF, Director of the AIDS Research Institute, Director of Research for UCSF Global Health Sciences, and Co-Director of the UCSF-GIVI Center for AIDS Research.

He received his undergraduate and medical degrees at the University of Chicago and the University of Minnesota, respectively, and finished training at the University of Utah and completed his Fellowship in Medical Oncology at UCSF.

For 20 years, Dr. Volberding's professional activities centered at San Francisco General Hospital, where he established a model program of AIDS patient care, research, and professional education. From 2001-2012, Dr. Volberding served as the Chief of Medicine at the San Francisco VA Medical Center and as Vice Chair, UCSF Department of Medicine.

Dr. Volberding has written many research and review articles. He is the clinical editor-in-chief of the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (JAIDS) and a founder of HIV InSite, a comprehensive source of HIV information. He has written several textbooks including Sande’s HIV/AIDS Medicine and the companion text, Global Care, specifically for use in resource limited settings.

Dr. Volberding’s presentation today will be on the Global Health Threats in 2017.

Meeting Schedule:
12:00 noon Registration & Networking
12:15p.m. (sharp!) Meeting begins (club business first, followed by keynote speaker)
1:30p.m. Meeting adjourns (may adjourn earlier, depending on club business items)

This is a weekly membership meeting for The Rotary Club of San Francisco, open to all Rotarians, visiting Rotarians, prospective members and guests.

Each luncheon meeting includes three-course lunch from Scala's Bistro. Individual lunch tickets are $40, or purchase a book of four tickets for the discounted price of $145. Cash, check and credit card payment options available. Tickets available for purchase at the door.