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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, Oct 25

CFAR Symposium 2013
8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, Robert W. Mahley Auditorium, Gladstone Institutes
" Implementation Sciences and the Global Response to HIV/AIDS"
The 2013 Scientific Symposium is designed to promote the advancement of implementation science at UCSF for more effective response to the local, national, and international epidemic.

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
"Anticipatory grief in caregivers with brain tumors"
Laura Koehn MD, Fellow in UCSF Palliative Care and SMS

UCSF's Open Access Innovators
12:30-2:00 pm, Mission Bay, BH-212
Florie Charles, creator of Youreka Science; Robert Judson, co-founder at Journal Lab; and Alex Pico, creator of WikiPathways

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium (HD-160); contact; Live stream at 4pm for UCSF viewers
"Mechanistic dissection and therapeutic targeting of mTOR regulated translation in cancer"
Andrew Hsieh, UC San Francisco

Bay Area Science Festival (Festival runs 10/24-11/2)
11:00 am - 4:00 pm, AT&T Park
Last year, more than 21,000 people enjoyed a non-stop program chock-full of interactive exhibits, experiments, games, and shows, all meant to entertain and inspire. With more than 150 exhibits, there is something for everyone to unleash their inner scientist.

SATURDAY, Oct 26

Fall Fashion Frenzy
11:00 am, Lake Merced Golf Club, 2300 Junipero Serra Blvd, Daly City.
Come honor UCSF Radiation Oncologist, Dr. Barbara Fowble, while supporting underserved women and adolescent girls undergoing cancer treatment, at (MtZion gift shop neighbor) Friend to Friend's 4th annual fundraiser Fall Fashion Frenzy! Dr. Mack Roach III, Chairman of UCSF Radiation Oncology will introduce Dr. Fowble and Dr. Laura Esserman, Director of the UCSF Carol Franc Buck Breast Care Center, will also speak.
Tickets $125/$75 for age 35 and under. Register by calling 415.353.7776 or visit website.

Marin General Hospital's 15th Annual Wine Women & Song Rock-N-Roll Breastival
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm, Osher Jewish Community Center, San Rafael
Benefitting Zero Breast Cancer and To Celebrate Life Breast Cancer Foundation

SUNDAY, Oct 27

PurpleLight San Francisco
5:30 pm Registration; Event begins: 6:00 pm
UC Hastings School of Law, Louis B. Mayer Lounge (main floor), 198 McAllister Street, SF
PurpleLight National Vigil for Hope is an opportunity for friends and family of those touched by pancreatic cancer to gain both comfort and support.

MONDAY, Oct 28

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

Immunology Seminar
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-225, simulcast to Mission Bay, in Genentech Hall, S-271
Matthew Krummel, PhD, UCSF

OHNS Grand Rounds Lecture
5:00 - 7:00 pm, Mount Zion, 2233 Post Street, 3rd floor, Boles Library; contact
"Morbidity and Mortality Conference"
Drs. Goepfert, Heaton, Likhterov and Prendes, UCSF OHNS Residents

TUESDAY, Oct 29

Diller Building Research-in-Progress Seminar - Canceled
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)

Medicine Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, SFGH: Carr Auditorium
"Cardiac Imaging"
Ann Bolger, MD; Steven Gaeta

Library Open Access Event
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm, Parnassus, N-217
"Shades of Open Access"
Find out about what the new UC Open Access policy means to UCSF researchers, how it intersects with the NIH Public Access Policy, and what's in store for helping you manage your article deposits and for making your data open via DataShare.
Featuring speakers: Karen Butter, University Librarian and AVC; Rich Schneider, PhD; Megan Laurance, PhD

Tenth Annual Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Research Symposium
1:00 pm, Parnassus, Cole Hall; contact
The Tenth Annual Imaging Research Symposium will provides an overview of current research in the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging. A variety of topics are covered including cancer, neurodegenerative disease, musculoskeletal disease and cardiovascular disease.
Sign in 12:30 pm Cole Hall
Speaker presentations 1:00-4:30pm Cole Hall
Posters, awards, reception 4:30-6:00pm Millberry Union

UC Davis College of Biological Science Seminar
4:00-5:00 pm, UC Davis, AGR room, Buehler Alumni/Visitors Center
"Genetics and biology of colorectal cancer: Drug responses, cell lines, stem cells and differentiation"
SIR WALTER F. BODMER, University of Oxford

Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Auditorium (GH 106), simulcast to Parnassus S161
"Genome-wide interplay of chromatin and the transcription machinery at very high resolution"
Benjamin (Frank) Pugh, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Penn State University
> view flyer

LBNL Life Sciences Division Seminar - postponed
4:00-5:00 pm, 717 Potter Street, Berkeley
the previously announced event has been postponed to May

Nutrition and Prostate Cancer
5:00-7:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero St; contact
Register with the Cancer Resource Center at 415.885.3693.

WEDNESDAY, Oct 30

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

Dermatology Grand Rounds
8:00 - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero St., Herbst Hall; contact
"Adventures in Occupational Dermatology"
Gerald Gellin, Clinical Professor of Dermatology-Volunteer, UCSF

Endocrine Grand Rounds
8:30-9:30 am, Parnassus, Langley Porter Auditorium, Room LP-190; contact
"Surgical Management of Thyroid Cancer"
Quan-Yang Duh, MD, Professor of Surgery, Chief, Section of Endocrine Surgery, UCSF

Breast Oncology Program Seminar
8:30-10:00 am, Mount Zion, 2340 Sutter St., Lurie Seminar Room
"Hedgehog signaling in mammary gland development and disease"
Mike Lewis, PhD, Associate Professor, Baylor College of Medicine

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 noon, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Long-Cheng Li

Neuroscience Journal Club
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, GH-114
Joe Boivin; Flip Sabes

Mission Bay Block Party 7
12:00 - 2:00 pm, Mission Bay, Gene Friend Way
10th Anniversary Celebration of Mission Bay Campus. Farmer's Market, Chalk Art content, chair massage, music, lunch specials and more. Featuring special remarks by Chancellor Susan Desmond-Hellmann at 12:30 pm.

California HealthCare Foundation Sacramento Briefing
12:00 - 1:30 pm (CSAC) Conference Center, 1020 11th Street, 2nd Floor, Sacramento
"Bringing Greater Transparency to Cancer Care in California"
The California HealthCare Foundation (CHCF) announces a Sacramento briefing that will review the state of information about cancer care quality in California, and propose possible paths to improve the status quo.
Presenters include Robert Hiatt (UCSF), Patricia Ganz (UCLA), Roni Zeiger, MD (SmartPatients), Susan Foley (Survivor and Advocate)

Discovery Talks
3:00 - 4:30 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Auditorium
Lisa Thompson, Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing
Seating is limited. click to register

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; view online
"Known and Unknown Confounding in Genetic Studies"
Eleazar Eskin, UCLA

THURSDAY, Oct 31

Pediatric Grand Rounds
8:00 - 9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217
"Use of Daily versus Intermittent Inhaled Corticosteroids in Asthma Therapy"
Ngoc Ly, MD, Kensho Iwanaga, MD, MS

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217, simulcast to Mission Bay (GH-S271); view online
Xin-Zi Tang, Nicole Galloway - Greene Lab

Medicine Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW 300 noon
"Is Diabesity Due to a Poison?"
Robert H Lustig, MD, MSL

QB3 Entrepreneurship Seminar
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, 212 Byers Hall
"Got drugs? A primer on drug discovery and R&D operations for novice biotech entrepreneurs and academic researchers"
Tilmann Brotz, Konzept

BBC Seminar
12:00-1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium; simulcast to Parnassus, Medical Sciences, S-161
"Chemical Probes to Explore and Inhibit Bacterial Pathogenesis"
Erin Carlson, Indiana University

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225 & videoconferenced to Room GH-S271, Mission Bay; view online
Kamena Kostova (student); Manish Aghi

Neuroscience Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall; view online
"Using adult-generated newborn neurons to probe microcircuits in the hippocampus"
Gary Westbrook, Oregon Health & Science University

FRIDAY, Nov 1

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

Multicellularity Discussion Group
1:00 - 2:00 pm, Mission Bay, BH-215; contact/rsvp for lunch
"Choanoflagellate colonies, bacterial signals, and animal origins"
Nicole King from UC Berkeley

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
"From stem cells to behavior: Genome organizers link chromatin architecture to gene reprogramming"
Terumi Kohwi-Shigematsu, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab-University of California

SATURDAY, Nov 2

PanCAN PurpleStride
9:00 am, Discovery Meadow, San Jose
Walk or run a 5K course at Discovery Meadow in Downtown San Jose! Enjoy music, food, kids' activities, our ShopPurple store and awards, all while raising awareness of pancreatic cancer.

MONDAY, Nov 4

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

Immunology Seminar
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-225, simulcast to Mission Bay, in Genentech Hall, S-271
Wenjun Ouyang, PhD, Genentech

OHNS Grand Rounds Lecture
5:00 - 7:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, Room H3805; contact
"Neuroradiology"
Christine Glastonbury, MD, Professor of Radiology & Biomedical Imaging, UCSF

TUESDAY, Nov 5

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

Medicine Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, SFGH: Carr Auditorium
"Eradicating the Malaria Map"
Sir Richard Feachem

Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Auditorium (GH 106), simulcast to Parnassus S161
William Catterall, University of Washington

WEDNESDAY, Nov 6

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

Endocrine Grand Rounds
8:30-9:30 am, Parnassus, Langley Porter Auditorium, Room LP-190; contact
"Preserving Fertility in Boys after Cancer Treatment"
James Smith, MD, MS, Assistant Professor in Residence, Departments of Urology, Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences UCSF

Breast Oncology Program Seminar
8:30-10:00 am, Mount Zion, 2340 Sutter St., Lurie Seminar Room
"PIM1 is essential for the growth of MYC-overexpressing triple-negative breast tumors and is an efficacious therapeutic target"
Dai Horiachi, PhD, Department of Cell & Tissue Biology, UCSF

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

Neuroscience Journal Club
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, GH-114
Bridget Lamonica, David Copenhagen

Thoracic Oncogenome Group
1:00-2:00pm, Location: Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3805
Barry Taylor, PhD., Assistant Professor in Residence

Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Seminar
3:00 pm, followed by social hour at 4; China Basin, Lobby 3, Room 6704
Alan Hubbard (Berkeley)

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; view online
"Chemical Ecology of Microbial Interpsecies Interactions"
Roberto Kolter, Harvard

THURSDAY, Nov 7

Pediatric Grand Rounds
8:00 - 9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217
"The "NEAT O" Trial- Can Erythropoietin Reduce Neonatal Brain Injury?"
Yvonne Wu MD, MPH Prof. of Clinical Neurology and Pediatrics

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217, simulcast to Mission Bay (GH-S271); view online
Avantika Chitre, McCune Lab
Samira Khakpour, Hellman Lab

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225 & videoconferenced to Room GH-S271, Mission Bay; view online
TJ Hu (student); Michael Rosenblum (faculty)

Medicine Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, Parnassus: HSW 300
"State of the Department of Medicine"
Talmadge E. King, Jr., MD, Julius R. Krevans Distinguished Professorship in Internal Medicine Chair, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Cancer Breakthroughs
6:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street; contact
"Today's Life-Saving Advances in Cancer Research and Patient Care"
Join us as we highlight UCSF's latest findings in the areas of cancer research, prevention and treatment. Reception with light refreshments, followed by an informational presentation.
Seating is limited - RSVP to Melissa Cohea at (415) 476-0884 or mcohea@support.ucsf.edu.

FRIDAY, Nov 8

Sharecase 2013
8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay Conference Center
A free, one-day event at the Mission Bay Conference Center showcasing the best of IT at UCSF. Now in its second year, Sharecase 2013 will build on the wide range of offerings presented in 2012.

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

Psycho-Oncology Journal Club
12:00-1:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3906; contact
"Meaning and positive affect in cancer research"
Stefana Borovska MD, UCSF TRIM Fellow

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium (HD-160); contact; Live stream at 4pm for UCSF viewers
"Mapping synthetic lethal networks in cancer"
Jonathan Weissman, UC San Francisco


* 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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