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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, Jan 31

2014 It's About a Billion Lives Symposium
8:00 am - 12:30 pm, Parnassus, 513 Parnassus Ave, Cole Hall
KEYNOTE: "The FDA and Tobacco Product Regulation in the 21st Century"
Mitch Zeller, JD, Director, FDA Center for Tobacco Products
Symposium also includes poster display on the breadth of tobacco research at UCSF

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
"A Patient's Journey for Better Outcomes for Himself and Others..."
Josh Mailman MBA, Patient Advocate, President of NorCal CarciNET Community, and Patient Advisory Board Chairperson

Cancer Center Seminar - No seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium (HD-160); contact
seminar resumes in February

MONDAY, Feb 3

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

Cancer Control Program Meeting
9:00 - 11:00 am, Mount Zion, 2340 Sutter St., Lurie Seminar Room
Lung Cancer Control
Featuring Sunny Wang, Janine Cataldo, and keynote from Christine Berg.

CTCRE Special Seminar
10:00 - 11:30 am, Parnassus, Library 366
"Extended Producer Responsibility for Cigarette Butt Waste: A Modest Proposal"
Thomas Novotny, MD, MPH, Professor of Global Health at San Diego State University (SDSU) and the University of California San Diego (UCSD)

Mission Bay Lunch Talk
12:30 - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, N-114
"Linking Basic Immunology to Human Disease"
Dan Littman, MD, PhD, Prof of Molecular Immunology, HHMI & Skirball Institute

OHNS Grand Rounds Lecture
5:00 - 6:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, Room H3805; contact
"Neuroradiology"
Christine Glastonbury, MD, Professor of Radiology & Biomedical Imaging, UCSF

TUESDAY, Feb 4

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

Medicine Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
"Drug Eruptions in the Hospitalized Patient: When to Worry"
Kanade Shinkai, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Dermatology

QED/QB3 Entrepreneurs' Seminar
12:00 - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, HD-160
"Practical Tax Filing Tips for Startups"
Larry Kammerer, Moss Adams
[ register ]

Mission Bay Lecture
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Auditorium
"Interactions of the Commensal Microbiota and the Hose Immune System in Health and Disease"
Dan Littman, MD, PhD, Prof of Molecular Immunology, HHMI & Skirball Institute

BMS Informal Seminar
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; view online
"Blood, Brains, and Lasers: Using in vivo imaging to uncover the mechanisms of brain blood flow decrease in Alzheimer's disease"
Chris Schaffer, PhD, Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University

LBNL Life Sciences Division Seminar
4:00-5:00 pm, 717 Potter Street, Berkeley
"Evolutionary Contribution of Histones to Genome Condensation"
Siavash Kurdistani, Los Angeles

WEDNESDAY, Feb 5

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

Breast Oncology Program Seminar Canceled
8:30-10:00 am, Mount Zion, 2340 Sutter St., Lurie Seminar Room
no seminar due to BOP retreat 2/6 and 2/7

Endocrine Grand Rounds
8:30-9:30 am, Parnassus, Langley Porter Auditorium, Room LP-190; contact
Robert Nussbaum, MD, Professor, Dept of Medicine, and Chief, Division of Medical Genetics, UCSF

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 noon, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Miller Huang, Weiss Lab

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

Radiation Oncology Grand Rounds
12:00 - 1:00 pm, Mt Zion, H1031; simulcast to Parnassus, L-34; contact.
"Unlocking Combination Therapies for Cancer: Exploiting Immunogenic Modulation of Tumor Cells to Enhance Immunotherapy"
James W. Hodge, MD, Head, Recombinant Vaccine Group, Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Biology, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; view online
"Discovery and preclinical development of the next generation of antibody and enzyme therapeutics"
George Georgiou, University of Texas at Austin

THURSDAY, Feb 6

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217, simulcast to Mission Bay (GH-S271); view online
Robin Kageyama, Marta Wegorzewska

Breast Oncology Program Annual Retreat
12:30 - 6:30 pm, Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, 3200 California Street
The 2014 two-day conference will include four sessions with scientific themes focused on: adaptive patient management, including risk based screening; targeted treatment to anticipate resistance; imaging responses; and the tailoring of survivorship care.
[ Register ]

BMS Journal Club
note special time: 5:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225 & videoconferenced to Room GH-S271, Mission Bay; view online
Samira Khakpour (student): "cGAMP too shall pass: Cell intrinsic immunity spreads via intercellular transfer of cGAMP"
Max Krummel (faculty): TBD

Entrepreneurship Center Seminar
5:30 - 8:30 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall N-114; register
Digital Health Workshop
Malay Gandhi, Chief Strategy Officer, Rock Health and Jason Oberfest, CEO & CoFounder, Mango Health. The workshop is part of our Idea to IPO course and is being opened to a limited number of spots to the UCSF community. Sponsored by Goodwin Procter.

FRIDAY, Feb 7

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00am - 9:00am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, #M1296; contact.
Guest speaker: Bradley Sharpe on "Presentation Skills"

Breast Oncology Program Annual Retreat
8:30 am - 4:00 pm, Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, 3200 California Street
The 2014 two-day conference will include four sessions with scientific themes focused on: adaptive patient management, including risk based screening; targeted treatment to anticipate resistance; imaging responses; and the tailoring of survivorship care.
[ Register ]

CPMCRI Seminar
12:00 pm, CPMCRI, 475 Brannan Street Conference Room 214; contact
"Prognosis of Hyponatremia in Acutely Admitted Internal Medicine Patients – An example of Danish population-based research"
Louise Bill, MD, Dept of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark. CPMC, San Francisco

Osher Research Lecture
12:00 noon, Osher Center, 1545 Divisadero St, 5th Floor, Room 523
"Positive Emotion in the Midst of Stress: It's not Crazy, It's Adaptive"
Judith Moskowitz, PhD, MPH

Tobacco Control Special Seminar
1:00 pm, Parnassus, Library 366
"The evolution of smoke free policies across the globe"
visiting scholar Heikki Hiilamo, PhD

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
"Under Pressure: The evolution of brain tumors after surgical resection and chemotherapy"
Joseph Costello

MONDAY, Feb 10

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

Immunology Seminar
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-225, simulcast to Mission Bay, in Genentech Hall, S-271
Richard Flavell, PhD, Yale University

GICD/CVRI Seminar
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, Smith Cardiovascular Research Building, SC-159; contact
"Hippo Signaling in Heart Regeneration"
James F. Martin, MD,PhD, Vivian L. Smith Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, Director, Cardiomyocyte Renewal Lab, Texas Heart Institute

OHNS Grand Rounds Lecture
5:00 - 6:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, Herbst Hall; contact
"Multidisciplinary Case Conference"
Ruwan Kiringoda, MD, UCSF OHNS Resident

TUESDAY, Feb 11

Diller Building Research-in-Progress Seminar
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
10:00-11:15 am, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
"Modeling Recurrent Hemizygous Deletions in Leukemia"
Jasmine Wong, Shannon Lab

PSPG Seminar
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall, RH-102; Simulcast to Parnassus, N-217
Nicholas Tatonetti, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Director, Clinical Informatics, Herbert Irving Cancer Center, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia Initiative for Systems Biology, & Department of Medicine, Columbia University

WEDNESDAY, Feb 12

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
"Infantile Hemangiomas: Better Treatments, More Difficult Decisions"
Ilona Frieden, MD, Professor, Departments of Dermatology and Pediatrics, UCSF

Breast Oncology Program Seminar Canceled
8:30-10:00 am, Mount Zion, 2340 Sutter St., Lurie Seminar Room
no seminar due to BOP retreat 2/6 and 2/7

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 noon, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Jessica Lao, Toczyski Lab

Neuroscience Journal Club
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall
Karuna Meda; Vikaas Sohal

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; view online
"C. elegans Germline Stem Cells and their Regulation"
Judith Kimble, U. Wisconsin

THURSDAY, Feb 13

Pediatric Grand Rounds
8:00 - 9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217
"Hunger and Food Insecurity Among Children in the US"
Hilary Seligman, MD Assistant Professor in Residence

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217, simulcast to Mission Bay (GH-S271); view online
Chris Allen

BBC Seminar
12:00-1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium; simulcast to Parnassus, Medical Sciences, S-161
"Activity-based proteomics - applications for enzyme and inhibitor discovery"
Benjamin Cravatt, Scripps

Medicine Grand Rounds
12:00 - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW 300
"Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Challenges and Opportunities on the Road to Effective Therapies"
Hal Collard, MD, Director of the Interstitial Lung Disease Program, UCSF
Dean Sheppard, MD, Chief, Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy and Sleep Director, Lung Biology Center, UCSF

CPMCRI Seminar
12:00 pm, CPMCRI, 475 Brannan Street Conference Room 214; contact
"Targeted Therapy in thyroid cancer" Paul Menzel, MD, Chief Resident, Radiation Oncology Residency Program, CPMC, San Francisco

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225 & videoconferenced to Room GH-S271, Mission Bay; view online
Jerome Kahiapo (student); Sarah Knox (faculty)

Craniofacial & Mesenchymal Biology (CMB) Seminar
4:00 - 5:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-301
"Hedgehog signaling and holoprosencephaly: Modeling a complex developmental defect in the mouse"
Robert Krausse Mount Sinai School of Medicine

FRIDAY, Feb 14

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

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium (HD-160); contact; Live stream at 4pm for UCSF viewers
"Metastatic spread of pancreatic cancer: When and how?"
Ben Z. Stanger, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Pennsylvania


* 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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