Scholar Resources

MyAccess and Single Sign-On Overview

MyAccess is UCSF's single-sign on (SSO) service which enables you to access a variety of applications via a common user id and password.

How to Shop for Items Online

*Once you are done shopping, assign the cart to the Requester.
Requester: Stephanie Chernitskiy,

Easy Errands Shop Online Orders formerly Bear Hugs
Discount Ticket and Gift Card Services by Everyday Errands Form [pdf]

Purchasing forms
research subject certification [pdf]
sample-quote [MS Word doc]
statement of work [MS Word doc]

Book Orders

Option to purchase books from the UCSF Online Bookstore

Contact Stephanie to purchase. Send her the link to the Amazon or other online store.

Online Shipping Procedures [pdf]
FedEx Shipping Guidelines [pdf]


Domestic Travel Policy [pdf]
Foreign Travel Policy [pdf]

MyAccess (Single Sign-On Log in)

~ Connexxus (The University of California Travel Program)

~ MyExpense (UCSF Expense Reimbursement Solution)

CONNEXXUS - 3 Steps to Making Travel Arrangements [pdf]
CONNEXXUS - Quick Reference Guide

MyExpense - Quick Reference Guide [pdf]
MyExpense - Request for Cash Advance Process [pdf]

Destination Info Your guide to what's happening in the most exciting cities on the planet
Seat Guru

Before you travel, please be informed of the most recent Transportation Security Administration (TSA) guidelines

Travel forms
travel approval and advance [MS Word doc]
declaration of missing receipt [pdf]

Other Resources

HSS - Acknowledgement Guidance
UCSF Campus Life Services

HSSP Letterhead Template

Population Health: the Classics

Antonovsky, A. (1979). Health, stress, and coping. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass Publishers. [book]

Banks, J., Marmot, M., Oldfield, Z., & Smith, J. P. (2006). Disease and disadvantage in the United States and in England. JAMA, 295(17), 2037-2045. [pdf]

Bosma, H., Marmot, M. G., Hemingway, H., Nicholson, A. C., Brunner, E., & Stansfeld, S. A. (1997). Low job control and risk of coronary heart disease in Whitehall II (prospective cohort) study. BMJ, 314(7080), 558-565. [pdf]

Cassel, J. (1976). The contribution of the social environment to host resistance: the Fourth Wade Hampton Frost Lecture. Am J Epidemiol, 104(2), 107-123. [pdf]

Dubos, R. (1955). Second thoughts on germ theory. Scientific American, 192(5). [pdf]

Forbes, L. S. (1997). The evolutionary biology of spontaneous abortion in humans. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 12(11), 446-450. [pdf]

Francis, D., Diorio, J., Liu, D., & Meaney, M. J. (1999). Nongenomic transmission across generations of maternal behavior and stress responses in the rat. Science, 286(5442), 1155-1158. [pdf]

Jones, C. P. (2000). Levels of racism: a theoretic framework and a gardener's tale. Am J Public Health, 90(8), 1212-1215. [pdf]

Krieger, N. (1994). Epidemiology and the web of causation: has anyone seen the spider? Soc Sci Med, 39(7), 887-903. [pdf]

Link, B. G., & Phelan, J. (1995). Social conditions as fundamental causes of disease. J Health Soc Behav, Spec No, 80-94. [pdf]

Marmot, M. G., Smith, G. D., Stansfeld, S., Patel, C., North, F., Head, J., et al. (1991). Health inequalities among British civil servants: the Whitehall II study. Lancet, 337(8754), 1387-1393. [pdf]

McEwen, B. S. (1998). Protective and damaging effects of stress mediators. N Engl J Med, 338(3), 171-179. [pdf]

McGinnis, J. M., & Foege, W. H. (1993). Actual causes of death in the United States. JAMA, 270(18), 2207-2212. [pdf]

Moller, A. P. (1997). Developmental selection against developmentally unstable offspring and sexual selection. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 185(4), 415-422. [pdf]

Robinson, W. S. (2009). Ecological correlations and the behavior of individuals. Int J Epidemiol, 38(2), 337-341. [pdf]

Rose, G. (2001). Sick individuals and sick populations. Int J Epidemiol, 30(3), 427-432; discussion 433-424. [pdf]

Sterns, S. C. (1987). The selection-arena hypothesis. In S. C. Sterns (Ed.), The evolution of sex and its consequences. Basel, Boston: Birkhauser Verlag. [pdf]

Subramanian, S. V., Jones, K., Kaddour, A., & Krieger, N. (2009). Revisiting Robinson: the perils of individualistic and ecologic fallacy. Int J Epidemiol, 38(2), 342-360; author reply 370-343. [pdf]

Trivers, R. L., & Willard, D. E. (1973). Natural selection of parental ability to vary the sex ratio of offspring. Science, 179(68), 90-92. [pdf]

Wilkinson, R. G. (1997). Socioeconomic determinants of health. Health inequalities: relative or absolute material standards? BMJ, 314(7080), 591-595. [pdf]



For further information

Edgar Micua, Health & Society Scholars Program