Seminars, Grand Rounds, & Other Presentations of interest to the UCSF Cancer community

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This will be the final science events listing of 2014: Happy Holidays!

FRIDAY, December 12

CAPS Methods Core Seminar
10:00 am - 11:30 am, Mission Bay, Mission Hall, 3rd floor, 550 16th Street
"Using participants' own mobile phones for Ecological Momentary Assessment - insights from a study with young adult smokers"
Johannes Thrul, Postdoctoral Fellow, UCSF

Healthcare Data Science Workshop
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Ave, CL221-222; contact
Alvin Rajkomar, M.D. Assistant Professor, Dept. of Medicine

MONDAY, December 15

Immunology Seminar Series
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-225; contact
Changchun Xiao, The Scripps Research Institute

CTCRE Special Seminar
12:00 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Avenue, Suite 366
"Flavorings in Electronic Cigarettes ­ An Unrecognized Respiratory Health Hazard?"
Jessica Barrington-Tremis, PhD, USC

Mission Bay Postdoc Neuroscience Seminar Series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1550 4th St, RH-102 Auditorium
"New Roles of DLX1/2 Genes on Parvalbumin Cells and Synaptogenesis"
Ramon Pla Feriz, PhD, Rubenstein Lab, Dept. of Psychiatry, UCSF

Cancer Epidemiology Seminar
3:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-391; contact
“Informing Decisions about Cancer Risk Reduction”
Allison Kurian

OHNS Grand Rounds Lecture
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, Herbst Hall; contact
Resident Lecture - TBD
Drs. Goepfert and Faden, Resident Physicians UCSF Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Neuroscience Research-in-Progress Seminar
5:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall N-114; contact: (415) 476-2248
Biz Phillips, Sarah Robinson

TUESDAY, December 16

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, Room HSW-301; contact: 415-502-3344
"The consequences for women of receiving or being denied a wanted abortion"
Diana Greene Foster, PhD, Dept. of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UCSF

Diller Building Research-in-Progress Seminar
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
10:00 am - 11:15 am, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd St, HD-160; contact
Robin Lerner, Petritsch Lab

Gene Set Enrichment Analysis (GSEA) Workshop
10:00 am - 11:30 am, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Ave, CL221-222; contact
Nirav Bhakta, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Radiation Oncology Faculty Candidate Presentation
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, H-1031; contact
"Modern Gynecologic Brachytherapy: The UCSF Experience"
Rajni Sethi, MD, Assistant Adjunct Professor and Radiation Oncology

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Carr Auditorium
"Fluid Management and Acue Kidney Injury"
Kathleen Liu, MD

Workplace Rights of Cancer Patients and Caregivers
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, 1600 Divisadero St., Third floor; register: (415) 885-3693
With Sharon Terman, Senior Staff Attorney and Director of the Work & Family Project at Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center

Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy Journal Club
4:00 pm, Parnassus, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M-1296; contact
"PD-1 and PDL-1 blockade for melanoma"
Adil Daud MBBS, Clinical Professor of Medicine and Dermatology, UCSF

LBNL Life Sciences Division Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, 717 Potter Street, Berkeley; contact
"Studying the Mosaic Genome: A single-Cell Approach"
Jan Vijg, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Auditorium, 106 Genentech Hall; contact
"Regulated mRNA modifications: new functions for ancient tRNA-modifying enzymes"
Wendy Gilbert, Dept. of Biology, Gilbert Lab, MIT

WEDNESDAY, December 17

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

Dermatology Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Mount Zion, Herbst Hall, 1600 Divisadero, 2nd floor
"Baby Bumps: Managing Skin Disease during Pregnancy"
Jenny Murase, MD, Department of Dermatology, UCSF

Tobacco Policy Research Group
12:00 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Avenue, Room 366
"A Domino Theory"
Ray Goldstein, Tobacco Control Researcher

SFVAMC Holiday Open House
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm, SF VAMC, 4150 Clement Street, Building 7 Auditorium; contact: 415-750-2250
All UCSF faculty, staff, and trainees welcome.

SFVAMC Mental Health Service Behavioral Science Research Seminar
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, SF VAMC, 4150 Clement Street, Building 8, Room 313
"Neuroimaging Studies of the Effects of Low-Level Sarin Exposure on Gulf War Veterans"
Linda L. Chao, PhD, Radiology and Psychiatry, UCSF

THURSDAY, December 18

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217; view online
Mark Jeng, Ott Lab; Katherine Farrar, Hellman Lab

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
"Staphylococcal Endocarditis and Bacteremia"
Henry Chambers, MD

UCSF Depression Center Seminar
12:10 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, 401 Parnassus Ave, LP-371
"DBT for Bipolar Disorders"
Jennifer Nam, PhD, CBT/DBT Therapist, The Palo Alto Psychiatry Group

QED@953 Seminar
12:00 pm, 953 Indiana Street, San Francisco; register
"How to Make Data Your Strategic Advantage"
Dr. I. Elaine Allen, UCSF

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225 & videoconferenced to Room MH-1405, Mission Bay; view online
Aaron Mattingly (student), Adam Ferguson (faculty)

FRIDAY, December 19

Institute for Human Genetics Seminar
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-225; contact
Jeff Wall, PhD, Associate Professor of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, UCSF

Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Seminar
11:30 am - 12:30 pm, China Basin 331, contact
"Manganese porphyrin catalyzed selective sp3 C-H bond halogenations"
Wei Liu, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Dept. of Chemistry, Princeton University

Neurodevelopment Formulation Case Conference
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, 401 Parnassus Ave, LP-190
"Neurodevelopment Formulation Case Conference"
Aaon Besterman, MD, Third-Year Adult Psychiatry Resident, UCSF

This will be the final science events listing of 2014: Happy Holidays!


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