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MONDAY, April 24

Program in Craniofacial Biology Seminar Series
4:00 - 5:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-301; contact
"Long-range transcription control of Hox genes during development and evolution"
Denis Duboule, PhD, University of Geneva, Switzerland

TRIO (Translational Research in Hematology/Oncology)
5:30 pm, Parnassus, M-1296; videoconference to Mission Bay, MH-6800; contact
Dr. Amar Patel: "Evaluation of Immunologic Effects of Denosumab in Patients with Bone Metastases"
Dr. Marc Shuman: "Transition from fellowship to faculty: My experience and advice for critical decisions"

TUESDAY, April 25

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium; contact
"Those Blood Hematology Consults"
Andrew Leavitt, MD, Professor, Departments of Laboratory Medicine and Medicine, UCSF

Diller Building Research-in-Progress Seminar
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
10:00 - 11:15 am, Mission Bay, HD-160; contact
"A novel mechanism of MAPK pathway activation in Mucosal melanomas via loss of RAS suppressor, SPRED1"
Mengshu Xu, Yeh Lab

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Carr Auditorium
"What Trumpcare Could Mean for the Safety Net"
Susan Ehrlich, MD and Andy Bindman, ND

PSPG/CERSI joint seminar series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall 102, Simulcast to Parnassus, N-225
"Antibody-Drug Conjugates for Cancer Therapy"
Peter Senter, PhD, Seattle Genetics

Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board
12:00-1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, 4th floor, Room A4527

CAPS Town Hall
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-3500
"New Developments in IRB Policies"
Bill Woods, PhD

ABOG "Science for the Rest of Us" Series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, S-214
Andrei Goga, MD, PhD, Medical oncologist and Professor of Cell and Tissue Biology, UCSF
Larisa Kure, MPA, Associate Dean for Administration & Finance, UCSF School of Dentistry

GIVI and amfAR Institute for HIV Cure Research Seminar
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1650 Owens Street, Mahley Auditorium
"Finding, Understanding, and Eliminating the HIV Reservoir"
Monsef Benkirane, PhD, Université de Montpellier

HDFCCC PI Talk featuring Dr. Scott VandenBerg
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, 2nd Floor, Herbst Hall; RSVP
Scott R. VandenBerg, MD, PhD, Director of UCSF BIOS Program; Director of Biorepository and Tissue Technology Laboratory, HDFCCC

Tobacco Control Program Seminar
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Avenue, CL-366
Peter Ganz, MD, Professor in Residence, Cardiology, San Francisco General Hospital
Neal Benowitz, MD, Professor, Departments of Medicine, Biopharmaceutical Sciences, Psychiatry, and Clinical Pharmacy, UCSF

Multiethnic Health Equity Research Center (MERC) Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Laurel Heights, 3333 California Street, Room 474
"Community-based Interventions for Promoting Health in Diverse Populations: Community of Voices Study"
Dr. Julene K. Johnson, PhD, Professor, UCSF School of Nursing

Neuroscience Research-in-Progress Seminar
5:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium
Stefan Lemke, Perry Spratt

WEDNESDAY, April 26

April 26-27: BioData World West 2017
Hotel Kabuki, 1625 Post St, San Francisco

OHNS Grand Rounds
6:30 am - 7:30 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, Rm A1602B
"Empty Nose Syndrome- Iatrogenic or Premorbid"
Raymond Sacks, Professor of Surgery - Macquarie University, Clinical Professor of Surgery - University of Sydney
"Phenotypes and Decision Making in CRS Management"
Richard Harvey, MD PhD, Program Head of Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery, UNSW and Macquarie University

Head & Neck Tumor Board/Conference
7:30 am - 9:00 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, A1602B
7:30 am - 9:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3805
Contact: 514-6555

Dermatology Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, Herbst Hall, 1600 Divisadero, 2nd floor
"Managing Skin Disease in People of Indian Origin: Medical and Cultural Issues"
M. Ramam, MD, Professor, Department of Dermatology and Venereology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Breast Oncology Program Seminar
8:30 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, 2340 Sutter St., Lurie Seminar Room; contact
"Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition in Tissue Homeostasis and Cancer Progression"
Xin Ye, PhD

Endocrine Grand Rounds
8:30 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, Langley Porter Auditorium, 401 Parnassus, LP-190; contact
"Pancreatic Islet Pathology in Cystic Fibrosis Related Diabetes"
Srinath Sanda, MD

Departments of Medicine & Anatomy Guest Lecture
10:00 am - 11:00 am, Parnassus, N-225; contact
"ERF Mutations Reveal a Balance of Positive and Negative ETS Factors Controlling Prostate Cancer"
Rohit Bose, MD, PhD, Memorial Sloan Kettering

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Eswari Dodagatta, PhD, Akhurst Lab

RNA Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-1057; contact
Roman Camarda

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225
"Trisomy 21: Causes and Consequences"
Stephanie Sherman, PhD, Emory

Smoking Facts and Smoking Cessation: Bilingual Chinese and English
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm, Mount Zion, Herbst Hall, 1600 Divisadero Street, 2nd floor
Suzanne Harris, RN, CTTS-Co-Director of the UCSF Fontaine Tobacco Treatment Center; Lisa Kroon, Pharm D, CDE, FAPhA, Professor and T.A. Oliver Chair in Clinical Pharmacy

THURSDAY, April 27

Sarcoma Tumor Board
7:00 am - 8:00 am, Mission Bay, 1825 4th Street, A1617-A/B; contact

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217; view online
Carlos Castellanos, Shin Lab; Dimitre Simeovno, Marson Lab

Hereditary Cancer Tumor Board / Cancer Risk Tumor Board
10:00 am - 11:30 am, Mount Zion, H-3906; contact

Pediatric Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street Room A1602 A/B; contact
"Addressing Food Insecurity in the Clinical Setting"
Eric Handler, MD, MPH, Health Officer for the County of Orange, Waste Not OC

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
"Updates in the Fast Moving Field of HIV"
Monica Gandhi, MD, MPH, Professor of Clinical Medicine, UCSF

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; Mission Bay, videoconferenced to Room MH-1405
Kamir Hiam (student): "Optimize Prime: T Cell Mediated Superclusters Transform Immunity"
Jeremy Williams (student): "Lending piece of mind: The pro-metastatic transfer of cGAMP from brain metastases to astrocytes"

Office of Graduate and Research Affairs Seminar
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-302; contact
"Simultaneous detection of viral RNA and antiviral antibodies in saliva in <1 hr: HIV & Zikv"
Daniel Malamud, PhD

Neuroscience Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium
"Single-Cell Analysis of Adult Neural Stem Cells and Neurogenesis"
Hongjun Song, Johns Hopkins University

FRIDAY, April 28

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club & Clinical Case Conference
8:00 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital M1296
Won Kim, Julia Ramos: Journal Club
Wei Xiao: "PSMA PET imaging in prostate cancer: Finding needles in haystacks"

Institute for Human Genetics (IHG) Seminar
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, 513 Parnassus Avenue, HSW-302
"miRNA’s Regulate the Development Potential of Pluripotent Stem Cells"
Lin He, PhD, Associate Professor of Molecular & Cell Biology, UC Berkeley

Cancer Immunotherapy Program (CIP) Site Committee Meeting
9:30 am, Parnassus, HSE 310-311; contact

Hepatobiliary Cancers Research Symposium & Friday Cancer Center Seminar Series
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-1400; register
Symposium presenters: Alan Venook, Katie Kelley, Renu Dhanasekaran, Adrian Contreras, Manon Eckhardt, Bin Chen, John Gordan, and Rory Smoot
Friday Cancer Center Seminar presenter: Lewis R. Roberts, MB, ChB, PhD, Professor of Medicine at Mayo Clinic Rochester

Molecular Tumor Board
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-6500; contact

School of Medicine Dean's Forum on Finances
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-302; register
Third in a series of Dean’s Forums – an opportunity for School of Medicine faculty and staff to learn more about the nuts and bolts of our organization, the dean's job, and a chance for the dean to hear concerns and ideas. This forum's will provide a SOM overview and focus on finance.

SATURDAY, April 29

Bras for the Cause Breast Cancer Walk
5:00 pm (registration), 7:00 pm (walk starts), Amador Valley High School, 1155 Santa Rita Road, Downtown Pleasanton, CA
The HDFCCC Breast Oncology Program would love your support as they participate in the annual Bras for the Cause fundraising walk. Join the UCSF team, volunteer, or make donation.

SUNDAY, April 30

5th Annual SMAC Out Cancer with Swim Across America
7:30 am - 12:30 pm, San Mateo Athletic Club, 1700 West Hillsdale Blvd, San Mateo
Come to the 5th annual Fundraiser for Swim Across America! Participate in one or all: Swim with Olympians, run with Olympians, Yoga with Olympians, or dance with a star.

BRCA Foundation presents: Film screening and panel discussion on genetic cancer
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm, JCCSF Fisher Family Hall, 3200 California St, San Francisco
Please join us for a screening of Pink & Blue: Colors of Hereditary Cancer, followed by a panel discussion featuring Dr. Allison Kurian.

MONDAY, May 1

Immunology Seminar Series
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, N-225; contact
Yang-Xin Fu, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Breast Cancer Clinical Case Conference
9:30 am - 11:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, H3805
9:30-10:30 am: New/ongoing patient review (neoadjuvant and adjuvant)
10:30-11:00 am: Ongoing patient review (surgery/metastatic)

Breast Site Committee Meeting
11:00 am - 12:00 pm (1st and 3rd Monday) Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, H3805

Entrepreneurship Center Speaker Series
5:30 - 7:30 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall, 1550 4th St; register
"Building Companies from Exceptional Science"
Robert Nelsen, Cofounder and Managing Director of Arch Venture Partners

TUESDAY, May 2

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, A1602A/B; contact
Marcelle Cedars, MD, Professor of OBGYN, UCSF

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Carr Auditorium
"Health Disparities and Quality Improvement"
Winston Wong

Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board
12:00-1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, 4th floor, Room A4527

GICD/CVRI Seminar
3:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1650 Owens Street, Mahley Auditorium; contact
Paul Tesar, PhD, Case Western Reserve University

BMS Seminar Series
(Note: this week's seminar takes place on a Tuesday)
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225
Jeffrey Gordon, MD, Washington University, St. Louis

Neuroscience Research-in-Progress Seminar
5:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium
Nerissa Hoglen, Rose Larios

WEDNESDAY, May 3

OHNS Grand Rounds
6:30 am - 7:30 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, Rm A1602B
"Morbidity and Mortality"
Rahul Seth, MD, FACS; Drs. Nicholas Dewyer, Jonathan Overdevest, Matthew Tamplen, & Elizabeth Cedars

Head & Neck Tumor Board/Conference
7:30 am - 9:00 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, A1602B
7:30 am - 9:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3805
Contact: 514-6555

Dermatology Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, Herbst Hall, 1600 Divisadero, 2nd floor
"What I learned at the SID"
Moderated Discussion with UCSF Dermatology Residents and Faculty

Diversity and Disparities in Alzheimer's Disease Family Caregiving: Progress and Future Directions
8:30 am - 5:00 pm, UC Davis Conference Center, 550 Alumni Lane, Davis CA; register
Sponsored by the UC Davis Latino Aging Research Resource Center

Breast Oncology Program Seminar
8:30 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, 2340 Sutter St., Lurie Seminar Room; contact
"The tissue stroma enhances progesterone signaling to increase breast cancer risk by activating RANKL"
Valerie Weaver, PhD, UCSF

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 noon, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Xiaming Pang, PhD, Ruggero Lab

Gladstones Institutes Convergence Seminar
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1650 Owens Street, Mahley Auditorium
"Visualizing and Redesigning Genomes to Understand and Treat Cancer"
Clodagh O’Shea, PhD, Salk Institute for Biological Studies

RNA Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-1057; contact
Leonardo Ramos Ferreira

THURSDAY, May 4

Sarcoma Tumor Board
7:00 am - 8:00 am, Mission Bay, 1825 4th Street, A1617-A/B; contact

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217; view online
Jody Baron, MD, PhD, Dept of Medicine, UCSF

Hereditary Cancer Tumor Board / Cancer Risk Tumor Board
10:00 am - 11:30 am, Mount Zion, H-3906; contact

Pediatric Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street Room A1602 A/B; contact
"Are probiotics the miracle cure for colic?"
Valerie Sung, MBBS, FRACP, MPH, PhD, Pediatrician, Centre for Community Child Health and Department of General Medicine, The Royal Children's Hospital

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; Mission Bay, videoconferenced to Room MH-1405
Karen Wong (student): "Embodying Diversity: Friend or Foe?"

Non-Malignant Hematology Case Conference
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm, Parnassus, S-118 (2nd Thursday of every month); contact

Neuroscience Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium
Gail Mandel, Vollum Institute

FRIDAY, May 5

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club & Clinical Case Conference
8:00 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital M1296

Cancer Immunotherapy Program (CIP) Site Committee Meeting
9:30 am, Parnassus, HSE 310-311; contact

Molecular Tumor Board
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-6500; contact

Dept. of Radiolgoy Symposium in Honor of Ronald L. Arenson, MD
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm, Parnassus, 513 Parnassus Ave, N-225; RSVP
Mary Mahoney, MD; Keith Dreyer, DO, PhD; N. Reed Dunnick, MD

Friday Cancer Center Seminar Series
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact view online
Iswar Hariharan, PhD, Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, UC Berkeley

UPCOMING

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