UCSF Research at ZSFG during COVID-19



Selected Announcements and Guidance from DPH and the UCSF Office of Research

A full list of communications from the UCSF Office of Research regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) Related Guidance to Researchers can be found at https://research.ucsf.edu/.


June 22, 2021 - Staff no longer need to show verification of completed screening and screening stickers will no longer be required. Staff are now able to enter through the Building 5 South Lobby. Your ID Badge must be visible to enter. For more information, please read the Staff Screening Changes.

June 14, 2021 - Universal Masking Continuation Guidelines for ZSFG

June 2, 2021 - Updated Meeting Guidelines for ZSFG

May 3, 2021 - Updated Visitation Guidelines for ZSFG

April 28, 2021 - UCSF has removed specific density restrictions on research activities and is now linking UCSF research guidelines directly to compliance with Cal/OSHA COVID-19 policy (https://www.dir.ca.gov/title8/3205.html).

April 23, 2021 - All UCSF employees are now required to receive or decline the COVID-19 vaccination by June 30, 2021, in accordance with an interim policy issued by the University of California Office of the President. Submit/Complete on the New OHS portal: ohsportal.ucsfmedicalcenter.org (MyAccess/VPN required).




      ZSFG-Specific FAQ for the Gradual Increase of UCSF Research Activity

      This FAQ addresses aspects of this initiative that are unique and specific to ZSFG and is not intended to reiterate information provided in the UCSF guidance. It represents the best current knowledge and will be continually updated as new information becomes available.

      If you have questions about the ZSFG-specific policy, please email [email protected].
      For questions about the UCSF policy, please email [email protected].



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