CZ Biohub Announces Inaugural Cohort for Physician-Scientist Fellowship Program and Call For Applications For the Next Annual Competition

SAN FRANCISCO — Sept. 15, 2020 — The Chan Zuckerberg Biohub has selected eleven early-career physicians at Stanford University and the University of California, San Francisco to pursue their interests in biomedical research through the newly launched CZ Biohub Physician-Scientist Fellowship Program. This new program reflects the CZ Biohub’s approach as a nonprofit research organization which brings together leaders in science and technology to drive discovery and support the bold vision to cure, prevent or …

CZ Biohub Announces First Chief Scientific Officer

Dr. Sandra Schmid, Newly Elected To The National Academy Of Sciences, To Guide Cell Biology, Infectious Disease Initiatives SAN FRANCISCO — APRIL 28, 2020 — Dr. Sandra Schmid has been named as the first Chief Scientific Officer at the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub, a nonprofit research organization setting the standard for collaborative science, where leaders in science and technology come together to drive discovery and support the bold vision, to cure, prevent or manage disease in …

UCSF, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub, and the State of California Partner to Expand and Utilize Clinical Testing Capacity for COVID-19

UCSF to Expand COVID-19 Clinical Laboratory Facilities With the Collaboration of the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub Supported by an executive order from California Governor Gavin Newsom, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI), the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub (CZ Biohub), and UC San Francisco (UCSF) are helping frontline healthcare facilities and local authorities better fight the COVID-19 pandemic, using their capabilities to increase the volume of local clinical testing. UCSF’s goal is to achieve at least 1,000 tests per …