When the virus began its spread in March 2020, the city’s Latinx communities became Ground Zero for The Pandemic. Click here to re-live the year in headlines. Latest on the pandemic UCSF Grand Rounds: A Conversation with Ashish Jha, the Covid-19 Cronkite by Madison Alvarado October 14, 2021October 15, 2021 UCSF Grand Rounds: Exploring the coronavirus’ evolutionary biology and the future of rapid testing by Madison Alvarado October 7, 2021October 8, 2021 Vaccine card mandate pushes local businesses to ‘breaking point’ by Anlan Cheney September 21, 2021September 22, 2021 Low vaccination rates in parts of Bayview could be driving high Covid-19 infections (SF Public Press) by Noah Arroyo September 19, 2021September 20, 2021 UCSF Grand Rounds: The fourth surge, delta variant, boosters and more by Madison Alvarado September 9, 2021September 14, 2021 UCSF Grand Rounds: The Delta variant and vaccine efficacy, durability and boosters by Madison Alvarado August 12, 2021August 13, 2021 Investigations It’s ‘service and science’ at the community research hub in San Francisco’s Mission District by Lydia Chávez and Annika Hom February 23, 2021February 24, 2021 Analysis at the research hub in SF’s Mission District reveals a Covid-19 variant is on the rise by Lydia Chávez February 22, 2021February 24, 2021 UCSF/Latino Task Force BART Covid-19 testing site appears to be the most effective in San Francisco by Lydia Chávez February 15, 2021February 16, 2021 Coping A UCSF medical assistant manages life and working through Covid-19 by Naomi Marcus April 14, 2021April 14, 2021 Waiting out the pandemic at ZSFGH Adult Residential Facility by Naomi Marcus February 21, 2021February 22, 2021 People We Meet: Joe Guerra, owner of The Mission’s Barbershop, blessed to be cutting hair, even during tough times. by Clara-Sophia Daly December 9, 2020December 11, 2020 Load more posts Loading… Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again. The Lines Chinese elders in Mission food lines brave threat of anti-Asian violence by Kate Selig April 1, 2021April 2, 2021 A year in: As Covid-19 food insecurity soared, the Mission fed thousands by Annika Hom March 23, 2021April 14, 2021 A year into the pandemic, residents rely on faith and family to manage ongoing instability by Juan Carlos Lara and Clara-Sophia Daly March 18, 2021March 19, 2021 Grand Rounds UCSF Grand Rounds: The delta variant and Andy Slavitt’s reflections on the pandemic by Madison Alvarado June 17, 2021June 18, 2021 UCSF Grand Rounds: Status updates and addressing vaccine hesitancy, passports and incentives by Madison Alvarado June 3, 2021June 4, 2021 UCSF Grand Medical Rounds: New CDC guidelines, vaccines in schools, boosters and uptake by Madison Alvarado May 20, 2021May 21, 2021 Load more posts Loading… Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again. Video and Graphic Stories Julien’s Story: A Year of Emotions by Community Contributor June 15, 2021June 15, 2021 Gen’s Story: My Life During the Pandemic by Community Contributor June 10, 2021June 11, 2021 Lily’s Story: Moving Forward by Lily Larsen April 19, 2021June 9, 2021 Long reads The Covid-19 warriors at UCSF are often female, always fierce and unusually diverse by Lydia Chávez March 11, 2021March 13, 2021 United in health: the quest to test Black residents for Covid-19 by Annika Hom November 24, 2020November 25, 2020 Dr. Diane Havlir challenged the dogma on HIV, now she’s taking on Covid-19 by Lydia Chávez October 27, 2020December 7, 2020 Load more posts Loading… Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.