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Happy Holidays from HDFCCC Communications

Special announcement! Holiday Gift Drive - for Parnassus Peds Transfusion Center
donate by Dec 4th: >read more

HDFCCC in the News

On UCSF.edu
In the Media
  • 11/26: Trial model could fast track cancer drugs
  • 11/25: Cancer Protein Meets Its Match
  • 11/20: Anal cancer study offers hope of treatment
  • 11/16: VIDEO: Head-shaving event raises money for cancer research
  • 11/15: UCSF Child Oncologists to Participate in Head-Shaving Fundraiser
  • 11/8: Deborah Cohan, UCSF Doctor, Shakes Booty on YouTube Before Mastectomy
  • 10/28: Oregon-based prostate cancer pill study is generating excitement, few side effects
On Twitter
  • 11/25: Why donate to #lungcancer #crowdfunding campaign? @JanineCataldo @UCSF breaks it down! @mHealthTLC
  • 11/22: More on Dr. Palefsky's $89 million award to study #anal #cancer in those with #HIV @UCSF
  • 11/21: Look out Ras! New drug strategy @UCSF blocks leading driver of #cancer
  • 11/21: Today @UCSF- #HIV Malignancies Symposium: talking HPV-related tumors, KS, lymphoma and more 1-5pm
  • 11/20: Dr. Palefsky @UCSF nets @NCI grant to screen for "preventable" anal #cancer. More on @SFGate
  • 11/20: Rain can't dampen great conversation on advocates, research, funding. Thanks for following online #bopseminar @UCSF



Dec 2: World AIDS Day commemorated at UCSF
Dec 4: Bay Area Breast Cancer Forum
Dec 11 : Pediatric Malignancies Program Retreat
Dec 14: Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy
Dec 19: Special Joint UCSF Pancreas & Diabetes Center Seminar
Jan 27: UCSF Global Health Research Symposium
Jan 15,16: Sokolow Lecture: Dr. James P. Allison, Chair, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Immunology
Mar 5-7: TAT 2014
Mar 8-11: ASPO 2014
June 23-24: WIN 2014 Symposium


from Stan Glantz
San Francisco launch of Global Health 2035 with Lawrence H. Summers
Join global health leaders from UCSF and The Lancet Commission on Investing in Health to learn about a major new report: Global Health 2035: A World Converging within a Generation. The report proposes a bold new strategy to achieve dramatic health gains by 2035.
Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (reception to follow)
Health Sciences West, Room 300



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UCSF-HDFCCC Karen Gehrman, Communications Manager
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