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FRIDAY, April 17

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, 505 Parnassus, M1296; contact
Jackie Wang, Gerald Hsu

IHG Seminar
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, 513 Parnassus Avenue, S-214; contact
"The Genetics of Gene Regulation: Variation, Evolution and Disease"
Jonathan Pritchard, PhD, Professor of Genetics and Biology, Stanford University

CAPS Methods Core Seminar
10:00 am - 11:30 am, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-3700; contact
"Issues in Surveys of Sexual Behavior: Problems with the Samples, the Questions, the Answers, and Whether Frisky Really Means Risky"
Lance Polland, PhD

BMS Dissertation Seminar
3:00 pm, Parnassus, N-217
"Bridging autophagy and telomere dysfunction in early cancer development"
Florie Mar, PhD Candidate

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium (HD-160); contact; Live stream at 4pm for UCSF viewers
"Modeling and Predicting Oncogene Addiction"
Dean W. Felsher, Stanford University

MONDAY, April 20

Hematology/Oncology Morbidity & Mortality Conference
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, 505 Parnassus, M1296; contact

Immunology Seminar Series
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-225; contact view
Chris Allen, UCSF

Biochemistry Faculty Search Seminar
11:00 am - 12:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Auditorium, Genentech Hall 106; contact
"Mesoscale Dynamics of the Cell: From Glassy Cytoplasm to Spindle-less DNA Segregation"
Ivan Surovtsev, Yale University

Bay Area Global Health Seminar Series
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, UC Davis, Gladys Valley Hall Room 1020, Health Sciences Complex; register
"Environmental changes are drivers for emerging disease: How can this 'linkage' be used to improve environmental awareness and global health?"
Panelists Jason Corburn, Christine Kreuder Johnson, James Holland Jones, Tracey J. Woodruff

Neuroscience Research-in-Progress Seminar
5:00 pm, Mission Bay, Location TBD
Paul Jaffe, Kevin Kelley

TUESDAY, April 21

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, Room A1602B
"Immune system development in the fetus and its impact on preterm birth and neonatal infection"
Trevor Burt, MD, Department of Pediatrics, UCSF

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Carr Auditorium
"50 Breakthroughs: Critical Scientific and Technological Advances Needed for Sustainable Global Development"
Zach Friedman, MBA

Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, 4th floor, Room A4527; contact

LBNL Life Sciences Division Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, UC Berkeley, 717 Potter Street, Room 141; contact
"Nanoscale Biology through Super-resolution Microscopy and Correlated Electron Microscopy"
Ke Xu, University of California, Berkeley and Life Sciences Division, Berkeley Lab

Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Auditorium, Genentech Hall 106
"Interplay between chromatin and transcription elongation of coding and non-coding RNAs"
Dr. Karen Adelman

WEDNESDAY, April 22

Otolaryngology Grand Rounds
6:45 am - 7:30 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, Room A1602B
"Osteoradionecrosis of the Mandible"
Matthew Tamplen, MD, UCSF

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

Dermatology Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, 2nd floor, Herbst Hall
"Dermoscopy of Non-melanocytic Skin Neoplasms: A Primer"
Erin Amerson, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, UCSF

Endocrine Grand Rounds
8:30 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, Langley Porter Auditorium, Room LP-190; contact
"Ethnic Differences in Body Composition and Adipokines: Results from the MASALA and MESA studies"
Arti Shah, MD

Prostate Cancer Research-in-Progress Seminar
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-6500; contact
"Circulating tumor cells in prostate and bladder cancer"
Terence Friedlander, MD

AACR/ABC Dr Tweet Chat on Cancer Research
10:00 am PT, How to join
Join Dr. Besser on ABC News Twitter chat which will focus on breakthroughs in cancer research in conjunction with AACR meeting.

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 noon, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Steve Francis

RNA Journal Club
12:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-1057
"An RNA biosensor for imaging the first round of translation from single cells to living animals"
Sergio Covarrubias

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; view online
"Stem cell aging and tissue homeostasis: lessons from Drosophila"
Heinrich Jasper, PhD, Buck Institute for Research on Aging, Novato, CA

Rosenman Institute D-Series Seminar
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Hall, Room 212; register
"How To Navigate The FDA Regulatory Process And Achieve Approval For A Novel Medical Device"
Kevin MacDonald

Last Lecture 2015
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm, Parnassus, Cole Hall, simulcast to Mission Bay (Genentech Hall); contact
Dr. Kimberly Topp, UCSF

THURSDAY, April 23

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

Tobacco Control Seminar
10:00 am, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Avenue, CL-366
"Taking on Big Tobacco: A view from the inside"
Gabrielle Gagne, Attorney, Trudel & Johnston, Montreal, Quebec

BBC Seminar Series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium; simulcast to Parnassus, Medical Sciences, S-161
"Engineering antigen presentation in immunity and tolerance"
Jeffrey Hubbell, University of Chicago

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
"The Challenges of Evaluating Lung Nodules in an Endemic Coccidioidomycosis Region"
Michael W. Peterson, MD, UCSF Fresno

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225, videoconferenced to Room Mission Bay MH-1405; view online
Erick Lu (student), Dror Assa (student)

David L. Weaver Endowed Lecture Series
3:00 pm, UC Davis, Genome and Biomedical Sciences Facility, Room 1005; contact
"Single Cell Genomics"
Stephen Quake, PhD, Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Stanford University

Neuroscience Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium; view online
Michael E. Greenberg, Harvard Medical School

Entrepreneurship Center Seminar
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; register
"Building a Biotech Company from Scratch: Challenges & Successes from startup to publicly traded company"
Paul Hastings, Chairman And CEO, OncoMed Pharmaceuticals

FRIDAY, April 24

MAC Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium

Hematology/Oncology Research-in-Progress Seminar
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, 505 Parnassus, M1296; contact
Shoshana Levy (Stanford)

Cell Press LabLinks Symposium
8:30 am - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, Gladstone Institutes, Robert W. Mahley Auditorium; register
"A Lifetime of Neural Plasticity: Development, Experience, and Disease"

UCSF Psychiatry and the Law Program Civil Mock Trial
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Civic Center Courthouse, 400 McAllister Street; RSVP
Civil Mock Trial: Suicide Malpractice Case
Hosted by Dr. Renee Binder

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, 401 Parnassus Ave, LP-190 Auditorium; contact

Ingenuity Pathways Analysis (IPA) Training
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm, Mission Bay, Rutter Center CC-151; contact
Megan Laurance, PhD

SATURDAY, April 25

Caregivers of Brain Disease: Coping with the Unique Challenges
8:00 am - 4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Fisher Banquet Hall, 1675 Owens Street; register: (415) 514-5674
In this free workshop, caregivers will receive practical information from nurses, physicians and other professionals on caring for patients with illnesses that affect the brain, including brain tumors, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and injuries to the brain caused by trauma or stroke.

MONDAY, April 27

Hematology/Oncology Clinical Case Conference
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, 505 Parnassus, M1296; contact
Xiaosong (Susan) Zhang, Patricia Cornett

Immunology Seminar Series
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-225; contact view
David Artis, University of Pennsylvania

UC Davis Cancer Center Translational Innovation Forum
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm, UC Davis, Education Building, Room 2206; contact
Focus on Ras in Cancer
Primo Lara, Jr., MD; Kit Lam, MD, PhD; Kate Rauen, MD, PhD; Paul Henderson, PhD; Jonathan Albeck, PhD; Jonathan Riess, MD, MS; Stephan Gysin, PhD

Neuroscience Research-in-Progress Seminar
5:00 pm, Mission Bay, Location TBD
Benjamin Dorn, Anthony Lee

TUESDAY, April 28

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-1400
Jackie Ho, MD, Chief Resident - PGY 4, Dept. of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, UCSF

Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, 4th floor, Room A4527; contact

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Carr Auditorium
"Hepatitis C"
Diana Sylvestre, MD

PSPG/BioE joint seminar series
12:00 - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall 102, Simulcast to Parnassus, N-217
Elliot Hui, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, UC Irvine

CTCRE Seminar
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Avenue, CL-366
"The Predatory Marketing of Mentholated and Flavored Tobacco Products in the African American Community: What is to be Done"
Phillip S. Gardiner, Dr. P.H.

LBNL Life Sciences Division Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, UC Berkeley, 717 Potter Street, Room 141; contact
"Structure of Microtentacles: Microtubule-based Projections on Cancer Cells"
Kenneth Downing, Life Sciences Division, Berkeley Lab

Nutrition & Prostate Cancer
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, 1st floor, Room A1617-B; register: (415) 885-3693
Learn about the latest nutrition prostate cancer research and how to better meet your nutritional needs.

WEDNESDAY, April 29

Otolaryngology Grand Rounds
6:45 am - 7:30 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, Room A1602B
"Neuroradiology Grand Rounds"
Moderator: Alina Uzelac, DO, Assistant Clinical Professor, Radiology & Biomedical Imaging

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

Dermatology Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, 2nd floor, Herbst Hall
"Medical Professionalism: Cultural and Generational Similarities and Differences"
Emily Lee, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry, UCSF

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 noon, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Melissa McCreery

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; view online
"New ideas about motor neuron disease from emerging stem cell and animal models"
Kevin Eggan, Harvard

Geriatrics Division Grand Rounds
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Parnassus, 513 Parnassus Avenue, S-214; contact
"Physician-patient communication and health outcomes: The good, the bad, and the ugly"
Richard L. Street, Jr., PhD, Professor, Department of Communication, Texas A&M University, Professor of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine

THURSDAY, April 30

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

BBC Seminar Series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium; simulcast to Parnassus, Medical Sciences, S-161
"Activation of Atg1 kinase by receptor-bound targets initiates selective autophagy"
Vlad Denic, Harvard

Pediatric Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, Oberndorf Auditorium, Room 1602 A/B; contact
"Less is More: The Clinical Epidemiology of Not Lyme Disease"
Eugene Shapiro, MD

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
"The 22nd Annual Alice Hamilton Lecture, Parkinsonism at Work and in the Environment"
Samuel M. Goldman, MD, MPH, Caroline Tanner, MD, San Francisco VA Medical Center

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225, videoconferenced to Room Mission Bay MH-1405; view online
Andrew Mancini (student), Adair Borges (student)

Neuroscience Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium; view online
Ann Marie Craig, University of British Columbia

FRIDAY, May 1

MAC Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, 505 Parnassus, M1296; contact
Julia Carnevale, Theirry Jahan

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium (HD-160); contact; Live stream at 4pm for UCSF viewers
"Novel noncoding RNA functions in physiology and cancer"
Joshua Mendell, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Molecular Biology, UT Southwestern Medical Center

UPCOMING

  • May 8: Annual Tobacco Documents Workshop
  • May 9: Bras for the Cause Breast Cancer Walk
  • May 20: Bay Area Breast Cancer Forum
  • May 27: Pediatric Malignancies Retreat
  • May 29: Innovations in Latin@ Behavioral Health Forum
  • June 4-11: We Go for Good: 230 mile ElliptiGO ride
  • Sep 7-11: 25th World Congress of Lymphology
  • Oct 29-30: Save the Date - UC Davis CCC 21st Annual Cancer Research Symposium
  • UCSF-HDFCCC Karen Gehrman, Communications
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