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Seminars, Grand Rounds, & Other Presentations of interest to the UCSF Cancer community*
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FRIDAY, September 26

Hematology/Oncology Research-in-Progress
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, 505 Parnassus, M1296; contact
Hideho Okada, Neurological Surgery, UCSF

Institute for Human Genetics Seminar
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-225; contact
"Managing Long-Distance (Regulatory) Relationships in Development and Disease"
François Spitz, PhD, E.M.B.L. Heidelberg

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact live stream
"The xCT cystine transporter: A novel triple negative breast cancer therapeutic target"
Luika Timmerman, UCSF

SATURDAY, September 27

Taste for the Cure: A Taste of Science
10:00 am - 2:30 pm, Jewish Community Center, 3200 California Street, San Francisco; contact
Moderated by Laura Esserman, MD, MBA. With breast cancer specialists across professions.

MONDAY, September 29

Hematology/Oncology Clinical Case Conference
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, 505 Parnassus, M1296; contact
Archana Anantharaman, Brad Lewis

Immunology Seminar Series
9:00 am, Parnassus N-225; contact
Shane Crotty, La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology

OHNS Grand Rounds
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Mount Zion, Herbst Hall, 1600 Divisadero Street, 2nd floor
“Morbidity and Mortality Conference”
Matthew Russell, MD, Assistant Professor, UCSF; Drs. Goepfert, Kiringoda, Pross and Markey, Residents, UCSF

TUESDAY, September 30

UC Davis Radiology Grand Rounds (Brain Tumor Imaging)
7:30 am, UC Davis, Medical Education Building, Conference Room 3205
Brain Tumor Mimics: Five Imaging Features to Look Out for
Soonmee Cha, MD, Professor of Radiology and Neurological Surgery; Program Director, Diagnostic Radiology Residency, UCSF Medical Center

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, Toland Hall, U-142; contact: 415.514.9399
"Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Pregnancy"
Uma Mahadevan, MD, Department of Medicine, UCSF

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

Chancellor's State of the University Address
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, Cole Hall, 513 Parnassus Ave
Chancellor Sam Hawgood, MBBS
Streaming online and at Laurel Heights, Mission Bay, SFGH, and Mount Zion; details

LBNL Life Sciences Division Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Building 55, Rm 117; contact
"Reactive Transport Approaches to Unraveling Complex Biogeochemical Processes in Groundwater Systems"
Jennifer Druhan, Stanford University

Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall N114; contact; livestream
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Victor Corces, PhD, Department of Biology, Emory University

Entrepreneurship Center Information Session & Mixer
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160
Lean LaunchPad for Life Science and Healthcare Mixer

WEDNESDAY, October 1

Techmanity: Silicon Valley's Tech Conference - Day 1

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

Breast Oncology Program Seminar
8:30 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, 2340 Sutter Street, Lurie Conference Room; contact
TBD

Tobacco Control Seminar
10:00 am, Parnassus, UCSF Library, 530 Parnassus Avenue, Room 366
"Intro to Tobacco Control: Health Policy and Tobacco Policy"
Janine Cataldo, PhD

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

THURSDAY, October 2

Techmanity: Silicon Valley's Tech Conference - Day 2

Global Health Sciences Symposium
8:30 am - 5:00 pm; Mission Bay Conference Center, 1675 Owens Street; register
The Science of Global Health: What's Next

Pediatric Grand Rounds
8:00 - 9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217
"The Newborn with a Vulnerable Brain- A 21st Century View of Neuroprotection and Repair"
Donna Ferriero, MD, MS, Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology, Chair, Department of Pediatrics

QED@QB3 Seminar
12:00 pm, QB3@953, 953 Indiana St., San Francisco; contact
"Learn how to Prepare for IP Due Diligence by Potential Investors and Partners"
Bonnie Weiss McLeod, Carol Laherty, and Lila Hope (Cooley LLP partners)

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225 & alternate room for Mission Bay videoconference: MH-1405; view online
Christina Adams (student): “Breaking up is hard to do: Cytokinesis failure leads to tetraploidy and Hippo pathway activation”
Raymond Swanson (faculty): "Microglial stripping: a NOXious way to learn."

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
"Next-Generation Sequencing for Clinical Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases"
Charles Chiu, MD, PhD, UCSF

UCSF Otolaryngology Roger Boles, MD Lectureship
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Mount Zion, Herbst Hall, 1600 Divisadero Street, 2nd floor
"Oromandibular Reconstruction: Options and Controversies"
Douglas A. Girod, MD, FACS

Entrepreneurship Center Information Session & Mixer
5:30 - 7:30 pm, Parnassus, UCSF Library, 530 Parnassus Ave, CL-221
Lean LaunchPad for Life Science and Healthcare Mixer

FRIDAY, October 3

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, 505 Parnassus, M1296; contact
Mallika Dhawan, Katherine Van Loon

Institute for Human Genetics Seminar
9:00 am, Parnassus, Toland Hall, 533 Parnassus Ave; contact
"Does Human Genetics Matter to Our Gut Microbiome?"
Peter Turnbaugh, PhD, Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, UCSF

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

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact live stream
"Kinases, Phosphatases, Cancer: Insights from Genomics and Evolution"
Gerard Manning, PhD, Director of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Genentech

SATURDAY, October 4

Swim a Mile for Women with Cancer - Day 1

SUNDAY, October 5

Swim a Mile for Women with Cancer - Day 2

MONDAY, October 6

Stanford Cancer Institute Symposium - Day 1
"Intra-Patient Tumor Heterogeneities: Implications for Targeted Therapy"

Hematology/Oncology Clinical Case Conference
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, 505 Parnassus, M1296; contact
Carling Ursem, Babis Andreadis

Immunology Seminar Series
9:00 am, Parnassus N-225; contact
Alexander Marson, UCSF

OHNS Grand Rounds
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Mount Zion, H3805, 1600 Divisadero Street, 2nd floor
“Mandibular Trauma”
Brian Bast, DMD, MD

TUESDAY, October 7

Stanford Cancer Institute Symposium - Day 2
"Intra-Patient Tumor Heterogeneities: Implications for Targeted Therapy"

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Ave, CL220/223; contact: 415.514.9399
"Medicine in Africa"
Claire Wendland, MD, PhD, Department of Anthropology, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Carr Auditorium
"The Uncommon Case of Jahi"
John Luce, MD, Emeritus Professor of Medicine and Anesthesia, UCSF

LBNL Life Sciences Division Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Potter Street Room 141; contact
"Transcriptional Fidelity Control and DNA Lesion Recognition"
Dong Wang, University of California, San Diego

WEDNESDAY, October 8

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

Prostate Cancer Program Research-in-Progress Seminar
9:00 - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, H-3906; contact
"RTOG 9413: Long Term Results of a Phase III Randomized Trial and the Immunological Implications"
Mack Roach III, MD, FACR

Smoking Cessation Leadership Center Webinar
11:00 am - 12:30 pm, online webinar; register
"Where's the Justice? Tobacco Use and the Incarcerated"
Chad D. Morris, PhD; Brenda K. Howard, MS, CADC, CCS; Ben Udochi, CCS

UCSF Block Party 8!
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Mission Bay, 550 Gene Friend Way
Celebrate 150 years of UC San Francisco’s rich history and vibrant community.

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Erin Van Blarigan, Chan Lab

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; view online
"Epigenetic regulation of pluripotency and inheritance"
Miguel Ramalho-Santos, PhD, MSc, Associate Professor, Center for Reproductive Sciences, UCSF

QB3 Pitch Workshop
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th St, Mission Hall 1400; register
"Nail the pitch: secrets of a presentation designer"
Jan Schultink, Founder and CEO, Idea Transplant

THURSDAY, October 9

Stephen and Nancy Grand Multiple Myeloma Translational Initiative Symposium
8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact
Dr. Jeffrey Wolk and the MMTI team host a daylong symposium featuring Constantine Mitsiades, MD, PhD, Dana Farber Cancer Institute; Tom Martin, MD, Department of Medicine, UCSF and more
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2014 UCSF Teaching and Learning Center Day
9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Ave, 2nd floor; contact
Attend one workshop or come for the whole day.

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
"Predicting Drug Secondary Pharmacology and Mechanistic Targets"
Michael Keiser, PhD, UCSF Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases

LGBT History Month/ National Coming Out Day
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, Toland Hall; contact
"Takes An Uprising: A Memoir in Lesbian Parables"
Patricia Jackson, San Francisco author and community activist

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225 & alternate room for Mission Bay videoconference: MH-1405; view online
Ibraheem Ali (student): "A Small Stop to the Nonsense of Mutations."
Emin Maltepe (faculty): "Livin' the High Life - Beef up that PHD."

FRIDAY, October 10

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, 505 Parnassus, M1296; contact
James Lee, Rebecca Olin

Institute for Human Genetics Seminar
9:00 am, Parnassus, 513 Parnassus Ave, N225; contact
“Cross-Population Allele Screen Identifies Population-Specific Lipid and Obesity Variants in Latinos”
Paiva Pajukanta, M.D., PhD, UCLA

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Carr Auditorium
"Delivering an AIDS-free Generation"
Deborah L. Birx, M.D., Ambassador-at-Large & Coordinator of the US Government Activities to Combat HIV/AIDS Globally

Joint HDFCCC & Pancreas Center Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact live stream
"Metastatic spread of pancreatic cancer: When and how?"
Ben Z. Stanger, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine and Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Pennsylvania

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