External Education Resources

Recommended external education resources free to UCSF


Advisory Board

Helps health care leaders across the health care ecosystem work smarter and faster through provocative insights, actionable strategies, and practical tools to support execution. Areas of focus include Clinical Quality, Health Care Workforce, Patient and Consumer Experience, Philanthropy, Cost of Care, and more.

If you are new to the Advisory Board toolbox, register to access materials for free via:

  1. Visit https://www.advisory.com/
  2. Click "Create an account" at the top right of the webpage
  3. Enter your name and UCSF email address to confirm your free subscription
  4. Create a password
  5. Follow the instructions sent to your email

Gallup Access

Employee Engagement resource for the UCSF Gallup Staff Employee Engagement Survey and Clifton Strengths articles, learning modules, and tools. For helpful guides, recommended learning, and action plan updates at UCSF, visit DevLearning.ucsf.edu/gallup. UCSF also offers Strengths discovery workshop for teams.

Gartner's Manager and Employee Development Toolbox

e-Courses, articles, and webinars accessible to UCSF staff.

If you are new to the Gartner toolbox, register to access materials for free via:

  1. Visit https://www.gartner.com/account/register 
  2. Enter your UCSF email address to confirm your subscription
  3. Complete requested information
  4. Follow the instructions sent to your email

Journal Articles - EBSCO Business

Take advantage of UCSF Library's subscription to EBSCO Business via search page at:

  1. Visit the EBSCO website
  2. In the opened page, select and click on the service: Business Searching Interface
  3. Enter your search criteria

Online learning modules on patient care regarding sexual orientation and gender identity. Includes intersex and transgender -inclusive healthcare, and covers topics of behavioral health, HIV/STI treatment and prevention, PrEP, reproductive health, and more. By the Fenway Institute.

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Patient and Family Experience: Communications Skills Offerings

UCSF Health is committed to an environment of excellence where all employees feel valued and inspired, physicians believe that their patients are receiving the best care available, and patients feel the quality of their care and service is excellent. How we communicate with our patients and each other is vital to a successful experience. UCSF Health Experience offers and supports various communication skill development opportunities throughout the organization to help us achieve excellence.

UCSF Living Well

Web portal dedicated to stimulating and supporting comprehensive wellness programs and resources designed to promote Career, Emotional, Physical, Social, Environmental, and Financial well-being.