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Seminars, Grand Rounds, & Other Presentations of interest to the UCSF Cancer community*
(Campus building abbreviations and addresses at bottom)

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FRIDAY, April 19

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00am - 9:00am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, #M1296; contact.
Ross Okimoto, MD: "Circulating Breast Tumor Cells Exhibit Dynamic Changes in Epithelial and Mesenchymal Composition."
Lawrence Kaplan, MD: "Dose-Adjusted EPOCH-Rituximab Therapy in Primary Mediastinal B-Cell Lymphoma."

Radiation Oncology Grand Rounds
8:00am - 9:00am, Mt Zion, H1031; simulcast to Parnassus, L-34; contact.
"Brachytherapy Salvage for Local Recurrence After Prostate Radiation Treatment"
Charles Hsu, M.D., Ph.D., Resident Physician, Department of Radiation Oncology, UCSF

Methods Core Seminar
10:00 - 11:30 am, McKusick Conference room, 50 Beale Street, 13th floor; contact
"Models of binary outcomes with 3-level data: A comparison of some options within SAS"
Steve Gregorich, PhD, Adjunct Professor of Medicine, UCSF / CAPS

UCB Molecular & Cell Biology Seminar
12:30-1:30 pm, UCB Campus, 101 Life Sciences Addition
"Scalable Neuroscience and the Brain Activity Mapping Project"
Tom Dean, Google

Cancer Center Seminar - CANCELED
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium (HD-160); contact; >> Today's seminar with Howard Chang has been canceled.

MONDAY, April 22

12th Annual UCSF Education Symposium April 22 and April 23
8:00 am - 3:45pm, Parnassus, Library, Lange Room; afternoon poster sessions in Library TLC
A showcase of innovation and scholarship in teaching and learning at UCSF
click to register

Hematology/Oncology Clinical Case Conference
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00am - 9:00am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, #M1296; contact
Morbidity & Mortality Phase I

Immunology Seminar
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-225, simulcast to Mission Bay (GH-S271); live stream
Judith Hellman, MD - UCSF Internal Speaker

GICD/CVRI Seminar
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, Smith Cardiovascular Research Building, SC-159; contact
H. Tom Soh, PhD, UC Santa Barbar

MetaboRIPS Seminar
4:00pm, Mission Bay, Smith Cardiovascular Research Building (CVRI) SC159; contact
Masako Asahina, Ashrafi/Yamamoto Lab: "Environmentally pervasive compounds that act as obesity drugs"
Ari Molofsky, Locksley Lab: "An enigma revealed: Regulation of eosinophils and alternatively activated macrophages in visceral adipose tissue"

OHNS Grand Rounds Lecture
5:00 - 6:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero St, Herbst Hall 2nd floor; contact
"Multidisciplinary Management of the Unexpected Post - Operative Course" Brandon Prendes, MD, UCSF OHNS Resident
"Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, Radiation Considerations" Sue Yom, MD, PhD, Assistant Prof, UCSF Dept of Radiation Oncology & Otolaryngology-HNS
"Diagnosis & Treatment of Osteomyelitis as a Complication of Skull Base Osteoradionecrosis" Bennett Penn, MD, PhD, Clinical Fellow, Division of Infectious Disease, UCSF

Entrepeneurship Center Seminar
5:30 - 7:30 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech N-114; RSVP
"Post-Doc to CEO"
Shawn Carbonell, MD PhD, Founder and CEO of Oncosynergy, was a postdoc in the UCSF Brain Tumor Research Center before he started this funded, preclinical company.

TUESDAY, April 23

12th Annual UCSF Education Symposium April 22 and April 23
9:00 - 11:00 am, Parnassus, Library, TLC
A showcase of innovation and scholarship in teaching and learning at UCSF
"Teaching Faculty to Decode the Hidden Curriculum (of Faculty Life)": Janet Hafler, EdD
"Engaging your "Digital Native" Learners: Strategies for Educators": Sandrijn Van Schaik, MD, PhD; Gail Persily, MLIS; Michelle Lin, MD; Evans Whitaker, MD, MLIS.
click for more info

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, Toland Hall
Robert Blelloch, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Departments of Urology, Ob/Gyn & RS, and Pathology, UCSF

Diller Building Research-in-Progress Seminar
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
10:00-11:15 am, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Guido von Figura, Hebrok Lab

Medicine Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, SFGH: Carr Auditorium
Dr. Nussbaum

CHORI Seminar
12:00 pm, 5700 Martin Luther King Jr Way,
"Developing a mouse model of HIV elite controllers"
Shomyseh Sanjabi, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, UCSF

Tobacco Control Seminar
3:00 - 4:30 pm, Parnassus, Library 366
"Tweeting to Treat Tobacco Dependence: Harnessing Twitter Technology for Relapse Prevention"
Jodi Prochaska, PhD, MPH, UCSF

Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Auditorium (Genentech Hall 106); Simulcast to Parnsassus S161.
"Life style decisions in an adult stem cell lineage"
Margaret Fuller, Stanford University

LBNL Life Sciences Division Seminar
4:00-5:00 pm, Potter St, Bldg 977, Rm 141, Berkeley
"Radiotracer Imaging of Microbial Systems"
William W. Moses, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Auditorium (Genentech Hall 106); Simulcast to Parnsassus S161.
Nahum Sonenberg, McGill U

WEDNESDAY, April 24

Head & Neck Tumor Conference
7:30 - 9:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3805
Contact: 885-7879.

Dermatology Grand Rounds
Grand Rounds and Patient Viewing Cancelled for Mentoring

Endocrine Grand Rounds
8:30-9:30 am, Parnassus, Langley Porter Auditorium, Room LP-190; contact
Brian McNabb, MD, Endocrine Fellow, UCSF

Breast Oncology Program Weekly Seminar
8:30 - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, Lurie Conference Room, 2340 Sutter Street; contact
"Building a Human Biomedical Knowledgebase for Precision Medicine"
Katherine Rankin, PhD, Associate Professor in Residence Memory and Aging Center, UCSF

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 noon, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact; view paper
"Clone Wars: A case for subclonal mutations in cancer progression and outcome"
Barry Taylor, PhD, Assistant Professor, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center; Division of Bioinformatics, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics; Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, UCSF

Neuroscience Journal Club
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall, N114; lunch will be served
Sarah Robinson

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; simulcast to MBay Gen-271; live stream
"Membrane Dynamics and Phosphoinositide Signaling in the Endocytic Pathway: Insights from the Neuronal Synapse"
Pietro De Camilli, Yale University; Host: Robert Nussbaum, MD

Bay Area Breast Cancer Forum
6:00 - 7:30 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3805; contact
"Imaging for Breast Cancer: Imaging after diagnosis, Who needs an MRI?, What do I need to know about breast density?"
Moderated by Hope Rugo, MD. with Laura Esserman, MD and Elissa Price, MD

THURSDAY, April 25

Pediatric Grand Rounds
8:00 - 9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217
"Hematologic and Oncologic Issues in Children with Down Syndrome"
Robert Goldsby MD, Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217, simulcast to Mission Bay (GH-S261); live stream
Robyn Mills, Hermiston Lab; Bevin English, Sil Lab

UC Davis Cancer Biology Research Seminar
9:00 - 10:00 am, UC Davis, UCDMC Comprehensive Cancer Center auditorium, 2279 45th Street
"Understanding the role of stromal fibroblasts in cancer progression"
Dr. Neil Bhowmick, City of Hope

The Art of Aging Gracefully
9:45 am - 2:45 pm, Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, 3200 California St; more information
HDFCCC Drs. Adil Daud and Donald Abrams will present at this free resource fair sponsored by UCSF Medical Center.

BBC Seminar
12:00 - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Byers Auditorium; Simulcast to Parnassus S-161
"Visualizing and harnessing polyketide assembly lines"
Adrian Keatinge-Clay, University of Texas

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225 & videoconferenced to Room GH-S271, Mission Bay; live stream
Kurt Weiberth (student): "The New Gene on the Block: Hexanucleotide expansion within C9ORF72 mRNA is sufficient for neurodegeneration"
Kamena Kostova (student): "If you're happy and you know it, CLP your t: CLP1 links tRNA metabolism to progressive motor-neuron loss"

Medicine Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
"Amputation Prevention: Evaluation and Management of the Neuro-Ischemic Foot"
Michael Conte, MD, Professor and Chief, Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery, UCSF
Alexander M. Reyzelman, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S., Senior Physician Diplomate, UCSF Division of Vascular Surgery

FRIDAY, April 26

Foundations of Integrative Medicine Mini Med School
8:00 am - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Auditorium, Genentech Hall
Scientific Strategies For: Disease Prevention, Stress Reduction, Mindfulness, Resilience, Flexibility, Wellness
$85 Includes a half-day of education, breakfast, lunch, and fitness center day pass

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00am - 9:00am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, #M1296; contact
Research in Progress

Psycho-Oncology Journal Club
12:00 - 1:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3906; contact
"ACT intervention for breast cancer survivors"
Jennifer Gregg PhD, San Jose State University

CAPS Town Hall
12:00 pm, 50 Beale St., 13th floor McKusick Conference Room
CAPS Town Hall presents: 2013 CROI Report Back - 20th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections

Cancer Center Special Seminar
1:00 - 2:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall 102; contact
"Integrating Predictive Biomarkers and Classifiers into Oncology Clinical Development Programs"
Robert Beckman, MD, Executive Director, Clinical Research Oncology, Daiichi Sankyo Pharmaceutical Development

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium (HD-160); contact; >> Live stream at 4pm for UCSF viewers <<
"Asymmetric Cell Division in Glioma"
Claudia Petritsch, UCSF

MONDAY, April 29

Hematology/Oncology Clinical Case Conference
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00am - 9:00am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, #M1296; contact
Paulson; Park

Pathway Analysis Training Workshop
9:00 am-12:00 pm IPA Workshop; Mission Bay, Bakar Conference Room, HD-160; contact
"Interactive Pathway Analysis of Complex 'Omics Data"
Register

Immunology Seminar
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-225, simulcast to Mission Bay (GH-S271); live stream
John O'Shea, MD, Chief, Molecular Immunology and Inflammation Branch, NIH

Public Forum on Breast Cancer Risk
3:30 - 5:30 pm, Parnassus, 513 Parnassus; contact
Panel of UCSF expers will discuss: How DCIS is diagnosed & treated, What risks are related to DCIS & breast cancer, What research is doing to improve patient care
click here to register | download flyer

OHNS Grand Rounds Lecture
5:00 - 6:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero St, Herbst Hall 2nd floor; contact
"What to Say to a Tinnitus Patient"
Robert Sweetow, PhD UCSF Professor of Otolaryngology

TUESDAY, April 30

Diller Building Research-in-Progress Seminar
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
10:00-11:15 am, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Jian Qu, Bishop Lab

Medicine Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, SFGH: Carr Auditorium
Urmimala Sarkar, MD

2013 Fellowship of Fellows Special Seminar
12:00 - 1:30 pm, Laurel Heights, CHC Conference Room 474; RSVP
"The World of Digital Health: From NIH to UCSF to Silicon Valley"
Dr. Ida Sim: The Emerging Map of Digital Health: Trends and Pitfalls
Dr. Aenor Sawyer: So you have an idea about how mhealth will help your research? The Developmental Arc from concept to product

Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Auditorium (Genentech Hall 106); Simulcast to Parnsassus S161.
"Giving chromatin a good wrap: Motors and switches that open and close packaged DNA"
Geeta Narlikar, UCSF

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; simulcast to MBay Gen-271; live stream
BMS/MSTP/Trefethen Speaker

WEDNESDAY, May 1

Head & Neck Tumor Conference
7:30 - 9:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3805
Contact: 885-7879.

Breast Oncology Program Weekly Seminar
8:30 - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, Lurie Conference Room, 2340 Sutter Street; contact
"Screening Mammography: Value vs. Jeopardy"
Archie Bleyer, MD, Clinical Research Professor, Radiation Medicine, Knight Cancer Institute, OHSU; Chair, Institutional Review Board, St. Charles Health System, Central & Easter Oregon

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 noon, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Bell, Rob

Thoracic Oncogenome Group
1:30 - 2:30pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3805; contact
"Chemical-genetic interaction maps for personalized cancer therapy"
Sourav Bandyopadhyay, Ph.D.. Assistant Professional Researcher

THURSDAY, May 2

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217, simulcast to Mission Bay (GH-S261); live stream
Jeroen Roose

BBC Seminar
12:00-1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium; simulcast to Parnassus, Medical Sciences, S-161
"Probing and Perturbing the Cell's Glycan Coat"
Laura Kiessling, University of Wisconsin-Madison

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225 & videoconferenced to Room GH-S271, Mission Bay; live stream
"One fate NOT to rule them all: Individual CD8 T cell undergo heterogeneous differentiation"
Evan Markegard (student), Kelly Remedios (student)

FRIDAY, May 3

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00am - 9:00am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, #M1296; contact.
Pourdehnad; Passegue

Psycho-Oncology Journal Club
12:00 - 1:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3906; contact
TBD

Cancer Genetics Program Meeting
12:00 - 3:00 pm, Mission Bay, HD-160; contact
"Exome Sequencing"

Thyroid Cancer Tumor Board
2:00-4:30 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3805; contact: 885-7879.

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium (HD-160); contact; >> Live stream at 4pm for UCSF viewers <<
"mTOR Pathways, Cancer Metabolism"
Brendan Manning, Harvard

SATURDAY, May 4

2nd Annual Conference: Breast Cancer & African Americans
8:00 am - 3:30 pm, South San Francisco
Registration | Conference details


* Unless noted otherwise, events are free and open to all interested researchers both within and outside UCSF.


UCSF/Mission Bay
GH - Genentech Hall, 600 16th St.
BH - Byers Hall, 1700 4th St.
RH - Rock Hall, 1550 4th St.
HD - Helen Diller Family Cancer Research Bldg, 1450 3rd St.
SC - Smith Cardiovascular Research Bldg., 555 Mission Bay Blvd. South
GI - J. David Gladstone Institutes, 1650 Owens St.

UCSF/Mt. Zion
CRB - cancer research building, 2340 Sutter St.
H - cancer outpatient building, 1600 Divisadero St.

UCSF/Parnassus
HSW - Health Sciences West, 513 Parnassus Ave.
HSE - Health Sciences East, 513 Parnassus Ave.
CL - Kalmanovitz Library, 530 Parnassus Ave.
LP - Langley Porter, 401 Parnassus Ave.
L - Long Bldg, 505 Parnassus Ave.
M - Moffitt Bldg, 505 Parnassus Ave.
N - School of Nursing, 2 Koret Way

UCSF/Laurel Heights
3333 California St.

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