Seminars, Grand Rounds, & Other Presentations of interest to the UCSF Cancer community*
(Campus building abbreviations and addresses at bottom)

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SUNDAY, July 20

AIDS Walk 2014
So many opportunites to donate to UCSF staff efforts at this fantastic walk. Take a look at the UCSF Teams here.

MONDAY, July 21

Hematology/Oncology Morbidity & Mortality Lecture
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, #M1296; contact
GU Oncology

Ayurvedic Approaches to Self-Care Through Cancer
5:30 - 7:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero St, Third Floor; contact
With Sangeeta Agarawal, MS, RN, CAS. Learn the basic principles of Ayurveda, including the Pillars of Health and causative factors for imbalance, self assessment and mindful awareness. We'll also discuss how to bring balance into your life using the five senses, mindful eating, and the importance of daily routine.

TUESDAY, July 22

Patient Recruitment Webinar
10:00 am, online webinar; Register
The Art and Science Behind Media Planning and Buying for Patient Recruitment
Jennifer Whitlock

8th Annual CTSI Retreat
12:00 - 5:00 pm, UCSF Millberry Union Gymnasium, 500 Parnassus Ave; contact

CHORI Seminar
12:00pm noon
"Pediatric Genomics: From discovery to diagnostics"
Curt Scharfe, M.D., Ph.D., Clinical Molecular Genetics fellow, Pathology Department, Sr. Scientist, Stanford Genome Technology Center
Hosted by: Janet King, Ph.D.


Head & Neck Tumor Conference
7:30 - 9:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3509
Contact: 885-7879.

Dermatology Grand Rounds
8:00 - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero St., Herbst Hall
"Dermatology in Cinema"
Vail Reese, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor-Volunteer, UCSF

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 noon, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
"The ABCs of MEK Inhibition in KRAS-Driven Cancers"
Marian Deuker, McMahon Lab
>view paper

CTCRE Seminar
2:30 pm, UCSF Library, 530 Parnassus Ave, Suite 366
Intro to Tobacco Control: Nicotine Addiction
Neal Benowitz, MD, UCSF School of Medicine


AIDS Lifecycle: New Cyclist Orientation for UCSF Team
7:00 - 8:00 pm, 1035 Market St, Suite 400; RSVP
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

FRIDAY, July 25

Hematology/Oncology Research in Progress Lecture
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, #M1296; contact
"New pathways and targeting options in acute lymphoblastic leukemia."Markus Muschen, MD, PhD (CV)

MONDAY, July 28

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

TUESDAY, July 29

UCSF Liver Center & Department of Pathology Special Guest Speaker
9:00 - 10:00 am, Parnassus Campus, Nursing Building, N-217; contact
"Genomics of hepatocellular adenoma and carcinoma"
Jessica Zucman-Rossi, MD, PhD

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


Inspiring Fundraiser for Ovarian Cancer at UCSF Begins
Walking for Karen: A son begins hiking the 200+ mile John Muir trail in memory of his mom. All money raised in this month-long fundraiser will go directly to Ovarian Cancer research at UCSF!
>We will have updates on Facebook and Twitter

Head & Neck Tumor Conference
7:30 - 9:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3509
Contact: 885-7879.

Dermatology Resident and Fellow Workshop
8:00 - 10:00 am, 1701 Divisadero Street 1st Floor Conference Room
Note-writing and Documentation

CTCRE Seminar
10:00 am, UCSF Library, 530 Parnassus Ave, Suite 366
"Intro to Tobacco Control: California Tobacco Wars, Part II"
Stanton A. Glantz, PhD

Managing Arm Lymphedema After Cancer
4:00 - 6:00 pm, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, 1545 Divisadero Street, Room 526
With Jet Lee, PT, PhD; Hidelisa Manibusan PT, DPT, MTC; Betty Smoot, PT and Debby Hamolsky, RN, MS

Entrepreneurship Center Speaker Series
5:30 - 7:30 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; Register
"Is Your Venture Idea Viable?"
Steve Blank, creator of Lean LaunchPad


Entrepreneurship Center - Startup Mixer
5:30 - 7:30 pm, Alexandria Center for Science & Technology 1700 Owens Street, 5th floor
Join the Entrepreneurship Center at UCSF and Alexandria Real Estate Equities at our first joint event for investors and entrepreneurs.

FRIDAY, August 1

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

Cancer Center Special Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, HD-160; contact
Dr. Arul Chinnaiyan
live stream will be available for UCSF audience

Thyroid Cancer Tumor Board
2:00-4:30 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3805; contact: 885-7879.


* 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.

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.

For campus maps and directions, see ucsf.edu/maps.

A service of the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Events are selected and do not represent all UCSF seminars.
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