University of San Francisco Dean Becomes New Member of the San Francisco Health Commission | USF in the News |

Judith Karshmer (far right; in blue), dean of the University of San Francisco (USF) School of Nursing and Health Professions, has been appointed to serve on the San Francisco Health Commission, the governing and policy-making body of the Department of Public Health. San Francisco Mayor Edwin M. Lee led a swearing in ceremony for new appointees from the city's various commissions on Wednesday, June 12 at 11:00 a.m., on the Mayor's balcony inside City Hall.

Selected by Mayor Lee, Karshmer now joins the seven person commission to assist with its mandate to manage and control the City and County hospitals, monitor and regulate emergency medical services, and all health-related matters pertaining to the preservation, promotion, and protection of San Francisco residents.