New Research Center: Mayor Announces New Veterans Medical Center Opening
Mayor Edwin M. Lee today announced that the San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center will open a 42,000 square foot research center in Mission Bay. The new Medical Center will locate at 1700 Owens across from UCSF's Mission Bay Campus close to UCSF and the Mission Bay life sciences community.
"Mission Bay offers the VA an unrivaled location for science, collaboration and the discovery of improved treatments for our nation’s veterans," said Mayor Lee. "The relocation of these VA research programs to Mission Bay brings cutting edge research in HIV/AIDS, health services, neurosciences and bone disease to the center of the Mission Bay science and innovation cluster. I am incredibly proud to welcome the VA to Mission Bay." Read more.