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

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FRIDAY, August 29

Hematology/Oncology Research in Progress seminar
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, #M1296; contact
"Approaches to Target MYC Over-Expressing Cancers"
Andrei Goga, MD

CPMCRI Seminar
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, 475 Brannan Street, Conference Room 214; contact
"Current Landscape of Primary Brain Tumors"
Nicholas Butowksi, MD, Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery; Director of Clinical Services, Div. of Neuro-oncology; PI Brain Tumor Research Center, UCSF

MONDAY, September 1 - Labor Day

TUESDAY, September 2

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, N-217; contact: 415.514.9399
"Role of Interventional Radiology for the Management of Post-Partum Hemorrhage"
Maureen Kohi, MD, Department of Radiology, UCSF

UCSF 2014 Stem Cell Workshop Series
12:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-302
Svetlana Keylin, Kajimura Lab; Miranda Broz, Krummel Lab

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Building 3, Carr Auditorium
"Comprehensive Malaria Surveillance in Uganda: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly"
Grant Dorsey, MD, Professor of Medicine

UCB Molecular & Cell Biology Seminar
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm, UCB Campus, 101 Life Sciences Addition
"Cytomegalovirus shows us the TRAIL"
Chris Benedict, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology

MERC Seminar
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Laurel Heights, Room 474; contact
"Can Community Choirs Help Promote Health in Culturally Diverse Older Adults?"
Julene Johnson, PhD, UCSF Institute for Health & Aging
Anna Napoles, PhD, MPH, UCSF Center for Aging in Diverse Communities
"Patient Safety and Health Information Technology in Vulnerable Populations"
Urmimala Sarkar, MD, MPH, UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations at SFGH

WEDNESDAY, September 3

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

Breast Oncology Program Weekly Seminar
8:30 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, Lurie Conference Room, 2340 Sutter Street; contact
First seminar of the year! Speaker TBD

Tobacco Control Seminar
11:00 am - 12:30 pm, Parnassus, UCSF Library, 530 Parnassus Avenue, Room 366
"Mentally Ill Patients, Cessation for Older Smokers, and Other Priority Populations"
Jodi Prochaska, PhD, MPH

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

Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Grand Rounds
5:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; contact
"The Perfect Radiologist"
Christine Glastonbury, MBBS, Professor of Clinical Radiology, OHNS, and Radiation Oncology, UCSF

THURSDAY, September 4

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW 300
"Rethinking Hypertension in the Elderly: Is Less More?"
Carmen Peralta, MD, MAS, UCSF

Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Lecture
12:00 pm, Parnassus C-309 A/B; contact
"Adrenal Imaging 2014: Characterizing the Incidentaloma"
Giles W. Boland, MD, Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Vice Chairman, Business Development, Abdominal Imaging & Intervention

Biomedical Sciences (BMS) Journal Club
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, Parnassus N-225 and videoconferenced to Mission Bay, GH-S271
"Hunting for a Mechanism: Mutant Huntingtin Inhibits Mitochondrial Protein Import in Huntington's Disease"
Adrienne Stormo (student)
"A breath of fresh air before complete destruction: A new pathway for lysosomal clearance of misfolded proteins"
Aimee Kao (faculty)

FRIDAY, September 5

2014 PancWest Symposium
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, 505 Parnassus, M1296; contact
Melanie Majure, John Park

Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Lecture
12:00 pm, Parnassus C-309 A/B; contact
"Cystic Neoplasms of the Pancreas"
Arnold C. Friedman, MD, FACR, Chief, Radiology, VAMC Fresno, CA

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

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, >NOTE: different location for this seminar only - CVRI building; contact
"Cancer Stem Cells: Reprograming/Dedifferentiation, and Transdifferentiation"
Inder Verna, Salk Institute
first seminar of the academic year!

SATURDAY, September 6

2014 PancWest Symposium
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon

UCSF Hard Hat Walk and Lights On Festival
5:30 pm, Mission Bay, corner of 3rd Street and 16th Street; contact
Join the Cancer Crusaders team in support of our new hospital at Mission Bay!

MONDAY, September 8

Prostate Cancer Program Research Retreat
(open to Prostate Cancer Program Members only)
8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 600 16th Street, Byers Auditorium; contact

Hematology/Oncology Clinical Case Conference
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, 505 Parnassus, M1296; contact
Melisa Wong, Margaret Tempero

2014 Bay Area Lung Symposium
8:30 am - 5:00 pm, Genentech, 1 DNA Way Building 5-1Q, South San Francisco; contact
3rd Bi-Annual Bay Area Symposium on Lung Development, Physiology, and Cancer

Immunology Seminar Series
9:00 am, Parnassus N-225; contact
Jane Grogan, Genentech

GICD/CVRI Seminar
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, Smith Cardiovascular Research Building, SC-159; contact
Renhao Li, Ph.D., Emory University

Look Good, Feel Better
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero St, H-3906; contact: 415-353-7776
Learn skills to cope with appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment.

OHNS Grand Rounds Lecture
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, Room H3805; contact
"Avoiding Complications in Rhinoplasty: The Importance of Support"
Scott B. Roofe, MD, FACS, Colonel, US Army, Program Director, Otolaryngology Residency and Chief of Facial Plastic Surgery, Tripler Army Medical Center

TUESDAY, September 9

Prostate Cancer Program Research Retreat
(open to Prostate Cancer Program Members only)
8:00 am - 12:00 pm, Mission Bay, 600 16th Street, Byers Auditorium; contact

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, N-217; contact: 415.514.9399
"Changing concepts of periviability: From data to new practice guidelines"
J. Colin Partridge, MD, MPH, Department of Pediatrics, UCSF

CHORI Seminar
12:00 pm, 5700 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Room 2319, Oakland; contact
"Fluidigm’s Single Cell Genomics"
Maxine McClain, Ph.D., Field Application Specialist, Fluidigm Corporation

UCB Molecular & Cell Biology Seminar
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm, UCB Campus, 101 Life Sciences Addition
"Initiation and regulation of innate immunity"
Jonathan Kagan, Harvard Medical School

Tobacco Center Special Seminar
2:00 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Campus Library, Suite 366
"2014 NIMHD Translational Health Disparities Course Recap"
Catrina Chambers, PhD, second year fellow

LBNL Life Sciences Division Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, 717 Potter Street, Room 141, Berkeley; contact
"Building Tissues to Understand How Tissues Build Themselves"
Zev Gartner

WEDNESDAY, September 10

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

Dermatology Grand Rounds
8:00 - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero St., Herbst Hall; contact
"Great Cases from the Adult Inpatient Service"
Lindy Fox, MD, Kanade Shinkai, MD, PhD, Michael Rosenblum, MD, PhD, Anna Haemel, MD, Department of Dermatology, UCSF

Liver Center Guest Speaker
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, Medical Sciences S-214; contact
"Physiology and Pharmacology of the Metabolic Hormones FGF19 and FGF21"
Steven Kliewer, PhD, UT Southwestern

Tobacco Control Seminar
10:00 am, Parnassus, UCSF Library, 530 Parnassus Avenue, Room 366
"Intro to Tobacco Control: The Role of Policy Advocacy in Tobacco Control"
Richard Barnes, JD, Center for Tobacco Control Researcher, Emeritus

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

CHORI Seminar
12:00 pm, 5700 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Room 2319, Oakland; contact
"Cellular GWAS to define human innate immune diversity"
Samuel I. Miller, M.D., Prof. of Microbiology, Genome Sciences, and Medicine, Adjunct Prof., Immunology, University of Washington

Entrepreneur's Club: TEDMED Viewing
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm, Parnassus, UCSF Library, 530 Parnassus Avenue, CL212; register
Pizza and refreshments served.

Bay Area Breast Cancer Forum
6:00 - 7:30 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, 2nd floor; contact: 415.514.5626
Discuss and learn about care and research in breast cancer.

THURSDAY, September 11

REMINDER: UCSF Faculty Development Day

Tobacco Control Seminar
10:00 am - 11:30 am, Parnassus, UCSF Library, 530 Parnassus Avenue, Room 366
"Health & Crime: Working Geospatially at the 'Scale' of Intervention"
Andrew Curtis, PhD, Director, GIS, Health & Hazards Lab; Professor, Dept of Geography, Kent State University

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW 300
"Updates in Outpatient General Internal Medicine "
Jeff Kohlwes, MD, Professor of Clinical Medicine, UCSF School of Medicine, San Francisco VAMC

Tobacco Control Seminar
1:30 pm, Parnassus, UCSF Library, 530 Parnassus Avenue, Room 366
"Intro to Tobacco Control: The De-Normalization of Smoking and the De-Legitimization of the Tobacco Industry"
Ruth Malone, PhD, RN, Professor, UCSF School of Nursing

Quantitative Biology Discussion Group
3:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-291; contact
"Brett Johnson: Exome Sequencing of Serial Tumor Samples to Study Cancer Genome Evolution"

Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Grand Rounds
5:00 pm, Parnassus N-217 (broadcasting to SFGH Radiology Conf Room); contact
"Radiology Physician Extenders"
Robert M. Barr, MD, FACR, President, Mecklenburg Associates

Living with Gynecological Cancers
5:15 pm - 7:30 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero St, 2nd floor; contact
With Stefanie Ueda, MD, Kathleen Cavanaugh, NP, Theresa Abts, LCSW, Dianne Shumay, PhD, and Rajni Sethi, MD; Moderated by Pauline Beggs, RN

FRIDAY, September 12

Reminder: Application deadline - Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program

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

CHORI Seminar
12:00 pm, 5700 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Room 2319, Oakland; contact
"Molecular Mechanisms of Tissue Iron Loading: Implications for Iron Overload Disorders"
Mitchell D. Knutson, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Nutritional Biochemistry; Director, Nutritional Sciences Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Program, Food Science and Human Nutrition Department, University of Florida

Entrepreneur's Club: TEDMED Viewing
12:00 - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall 102; register
Pizza and refreshments served.

UPCOMING

* 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.

UCSF/Parnassus
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.

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