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In the Media
Our new HDFCCC Director Alan Ashworth, PhD, FRS has begun his tenure at UCSF this month. Welcome!
Special HDFCCC Events
Breast Oncology Program Retreat - Feb 5, 6 [register]
JCCSF. Four sessions with scientific themes focused on: genome integrity and DNA repair, imaging for therapeutic effect, novel approaches to cancer therapeutic, risk stratification.
HDFCCC Off-site Scientific Retreat, Mar 13 - 14 [register]
Held at Chaminade Resort & Spa, Santa Cruz.
All HDFCCC faculty and lab staff are encouraged to attend.
$60 registration fee covers food and accommodation.
PI's please download the poster for your lab and encourage your junior faculty to participate.
Cancer Center Symposium 2015, March 19 [register]
"Breakthroughs in Cancer Immunotherapy"
The 2015 HDFCCC Symposium will focus on both the basic and translational advances in arming the immune system against cancer. The event will feature 12 presentations by internationally recognized leaders in the field of tumor immunology and immunotherapy, including keynote addresses by Glenn Dranoff, MD (Harvard) and Carl June, MD (University of Pennsylvania).
HDFCCC In the MEDIA
The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network And The National Cancer Institute's Frederick National Laboratory For Cancer Research Join Forces For Research Initiative
[Frank McCormick, Lynn McGregor]
January 9, 2015 source: prnewswire.com
Warning: That Tan Could Be Hazardous [Eleni Linos]
January 11, 2015 source: NY Times
Why is it easier to study heroin than marijuana?
January 9, 2015 source: AlJezeera America
Major cancer groups call for e-cigarette research, regulation
January 8, 2015 source: Science
UCSF Experts Pick Hottest Science and Medicine Trends for 2015
January 7, 2015 source: Business Wire
Combined therapy can reduce chance of recurrence in women with small, HER2+ breast tumors
January 7, 2015 source: EurekAlert.org
Temporary new Muni line to serve growing SF neighborhood
January 7, 2015 source: SFGate
Cancer paradox: Testosterone injections combat lethal prostate tumors
[Comment from Charles Ryan]
January 7, 2015 source: Science
- 1/13: #CancerResearch seminar: 1/16 - Lasker Prize winner Peter Walter "Unfolded Protein Response in Health and Disease"
1/13: UCSF Digital Health / Informatics Day #UCSF #InformedHealth2015 Join us on 1/15 Details: MT @CTSIatUCSF
1/13: Kudos to #UCSF postdoc Lynn McGregor on receiving @NCI and @PanCAN Joint Fellowship to study KRAS mutations
1/12: Research highlights from San Antonio: Bay Area #BreastCancer Forum w/ Dr. Hope Rugo on 1/21 #SABCS
1/12: #BreastCancer seminar 1/14: "A multilevel model of post-menopausal breast cancer incidence" #UCSF Mount Zion
1/12: Many thanks to @RonConway - gift of $40 million to @UCSFHospitals is an auspicious start to 2015!
- 1/10: Patient-centered forum on living w/gynecological cancer (podcast) from @UCSFCancer #gyncsm via @fertilefutureMD
HDFCCC Speakers/Programmatic Events
Conferences, Symposia, Retreats
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