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MONDAY, April 18

Day 3: AACR Annual Meeting 2016 (New Orleans, LA)
Follow the conversation on Twitter with #AACR16
View a brochure of UCSF presentations: cancer.ucsf.edu/aacr2016

Apr 18-20: 2016 National Smokeless and Spit Tobacco Summit (Albuquerque, NM)

Immunology Seminar Series
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, N-225; contact
Paul Allen, Washington University

Breast Cancer Clinical Case Conference
9:30 am - 11:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, H3805
9:30-10:30 am: New/ongoing patient review (neoadjuvant and adjuvant)
10:30-11:00 am: Ongoing patient review (surgery/metastatic)

Breast Site Committee Meeting
11:00 am - 12:00 pm (1st and 3rd Monday) Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, H3805

GICD/CVRI Seminar
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1650 Owens Street, Mahley Auditorium; contact
"Know Thy Neighbor: Heart-lung Crosstalk from Models of Birth Defects"
Xin Sun, PhD, University of Wisconsin

Neuroscience Research-in-Progress Seminar
5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-2103
Ryan Morrill, Hung Lin

TUESDAY, April 19

Day 4: AACR Annual Meeting 2016 (New Orleans, LA)
Follow the conversation on Twitter with #AACR16
View a brochure of UCSF presentations: cancer.ucsf.edu/aacr2016

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-1400; contact
"Women’s Precision Medicine – the New Frontier in Women’s Health"
Linda Giudice, MD, PhD, MSc, Chair of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences, UCSF

Diller Building Research-in-Progress Seminar
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
10:00 - 11:15 am, Mission Bay, HD-160; contact
"Using modified oncolytic measles virus for the treatment of pediatric brain cancer"
Sangeet Lal, Raffel Lab

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Carr Auditorium
"Cutaneous Infections"
Kanade Shinkai, MD, PhD

CAPS eHealth Town Hall
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-3500
"Applications of Mobile Pharmacy Technology in HIV Research"
Fiona Smythe

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

The John Lawrence Seminar Series
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, 717 Potter Street, Room 141, Berkeley; contact
"From Genome Partitioning to Cellular Rejuvenation: Unique Aspects of Gametogenesis"
Elçin Ünal, University of California, Berkeley

Lean Launchpad for Life Sciences & Healthcare Information Session & Mixer
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall 114; RSVP
This groundbreaking entrepreneurship course enables you to test your venture idea with the marketplace even before you develop a product.

WEDNESDAY, April 20

Day 5: AACR Annual Meeting 2016 (New Orleans, LA)
Follow the conversation on Twitter with #AACR16
View a brochure of UCSF presentations: cancer.ucsf.edu/aacr2016

OHNS Grand Rounds
6:45 am - 7:30 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, Rm A1602B
Neuroradiology
Alina Uzelac, DO, Assistant Professor, UCSF Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging

Head & Neck Tumor Board/Conference
7:30 am - 9:00 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, A1602B
7:30 am - 9:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3805
Contact: 514-6555

Dermatology Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, Herbst Hall, 1600 Divisadero, 2nd floor
"Hypercoagulability, purpura and the skin"
Kathryn Schwarzenberger, MD, Professor and Chair, Dermatology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Endocrine Grand Rounds
8:30 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, Langley Porter Auditorium, Room LP-190; contact
Diana Alba, MD, Endocrine Fellow

Special Biostatistics Seminar
11:00 am - 12:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-296
"Semi-parametric Regression Analysis of Biased Sampling Survival Data"
Hao Liu, PhD, Division of Biostatistics, Dan L. Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Cancer Center Genome Core Seminar
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160
"Targeted panels for detection in CTC and cfDNA samples down to 5% and lower from the Ion Torrent"
Thermofisher/LifeTechnologies on Ion Torrent PGM Sequencing

RNA Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-1057
"A long noncoding RNA associated with susceptibility to celiac disease"
James Blau

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Matt Grimmer, Costello Lab

Tobacco Control Research Group (TPRG)
12:00 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Avenue, CL-366; contact
Anne Berit Petersen, PhD: "Understanding Eastern European Nurses’ Smoking and Quitting"
Katy Ross, PhD: "How racial differences in nicotine metabolism may influence nicotine intake"

Radiology & Biomedical Imaging: Molecular Imaging FAIR
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, S-257; contact
Michael Evans, PhD, Michael Ohliger, MD, PhD, and Thomas Hope, MD

CAPS Town Hall
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-2700
"Feminization of Trans Women in Prisons for Men: How An Alpha Male Total Institution Shapes Gender"
Dr. Valerie Jenness

CCR/PPG Research Seminars
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Parnassus, 513 Parnassus Ave, S-980
"Targeting the Reelin Pathway with microRNA-200c for Protection and Recovery from Cerebral Ischemia"
Creed M. Stary, MD, PhD, Assistant Clinical Director, Byers Eye Institute, Stanford Hospitals and Clinics

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225
"Generation and regeneration of the respiratory system"
Ed Morrisey, PhD, University of Pennsylvania

Urology Grand Rounds
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Parnassus, N-217; contact
"Extracorporeal Activation of Neuromuscular Progenitor Cells for Urological Diseases"
Tom F. Lue, MD ScD (Hon), FACS
Professor and Vice Chair
 of UCSF Urology

THURSDAY, April 21

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217; view online
Meera Shenoy, Lynch Lab; John Huizar, Zikherman Lab

Hereditary Cancer Tumor Board / Cancer Risk Tumor Board
10:00 am - 11:30 am, Mount Zion, H-3906; contact

Pediatric Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street Room A1602 A/B; contact

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
2016 Sampson Lecture: "The Value of Large-Scale Prospective Cohorts"
Rory Collins, FRS, Head, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Oxford, England , Principal Investigator/Chief Executive, UK Biobank

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; Mission Bay, videoconferenced to Room MH-1405
Hanna Retallack (student): "Depending on miRNA for livelihood: a livestock virus tale"
Germaine Yong (student): "You Are What You Eat?"

Neuroscience Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium
"Restoring prefrontal cortical interneuron function in deficit models relevant to schizophrenia"
Patricio O'Donnell, Pfizer

TRIO (Translational Research in Hematology/Oncology)
5:30 pm - 6:45 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-6500; WebEx option at 400 Parnassus, ACC #498
Alain Algazi, MD, Katy Tsai, MD

FRIDAY, April 22

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club
8:00 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital M1296
Wesley Kidder, MD, MPH: "Everolimus for the treatment of advanced, non-functional neuroendocrine tumours of the lung or gastrointestinal tract (RADIANT-4): a randomised, placebo-controlled, phase 3 study"
Ben Davoren, MD, PhD: "Effectiveness of Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Locally Advanced Bladder Cancer"
Amar Patel, MD: "TIM-3 and Mechanisms of PD-1 Resistance"

Institute for Human Genetics Seminar
9:00 am, Parnassus, 513 Parnassus Ave, S-214
"Population-based Linkage and Association Analyses Implicate Functional SNPs Influencing Serum Triglyceride Levels"
Wen-Chi Hsueh, MPH, PhD, Phoenix Epidemiology and Clinical Research Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, NIH

Molecular Tumor Board
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-6500; contact

MONDAY, April 25

Immunology Seminar Series
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, N-225; contact
M. Virginia Pascual, Baylor University

Breast Cancer Clinical Case Conference
9:30 am - 11:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, H3805
9:30-10:30 am: New/ongoing patient review (neoadjuvant and adjuvant)
10:30-11:00 am: Ongoing patient review (surgery/metastatic)

GICD/CVRI Seminar
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1650 Owens Street, Mahley Auditorium; contact
"How a lncRNA Shapes Chromatin Structure to Control Gene Expression"
Mitchell Guttman, PhD, California Institute of Technology

Neuroscience Research-in-Progress Seminar
5:00 pm, 550 16th Street, MH-2103
Rachel Care, Alexandra Clemente

TUESDAY, April 26

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-1400; contact
"Policy, Programs and Partnerships: re-imagining perinatal care"
Erin Saleeby, MD, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, David Geffen School of Medicine of UCLA

Diller Building Research-in-Progress Seminar
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
10:00 - 11:15 am, Mission Bay, HD-160; contact
"Exploiting caspase-8 mutations in HNSCC and β-catenin signaling in ACC"
Brandon Leonard, Grandis Lab

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Carr Auditorium
"Update from Am. College Cardiology"
Tom Bersot, MD

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

QB3 Entrepreneurship Seminar
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Hall 212
"Investment Themes in the New Healthcare Marketplace"
Nina Kjellson, General Partner, Canaan Partners

Cancer Center Tobacco Program Seminar
3:00 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Avenue, CL-366; contact
"The Use of the Nicotine Metabolite Ratio as a Biomarker of Response to Pharmacotherapy for Smoking Cessation"
Neal Benowitz, MD

The John Lawrence Seminar Series
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, 717 Potter Street, Room 141, Berkeley; contact
"Move Over, Mice: How the Fusion of Systems Biology with Organs-on-Chips May Humanize Drug Development"
Linda Griffith, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

WEDNESDAY, April 27

OHNS Grand Rounds
6:45 am - 7:30 am, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall, Byers Auditorium
Molly Naunheim, MD, ONHS Resident

Head & Neck Tumor Board/Conference
7:30 am - 9:00 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, A1602B
7:30 am - 9:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3805
Contact: 514-6555

Pediatric Malignancies Program Retreat
8:00 am - 12:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160
"Epigenetics in Pediatric Cancer"

Breast Oncology Program Seminar
8:30 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, 2340 Sutter St., Lurie Seminar Room; contact
"Chemical-genetic interaction maps for precision breast cancer targeted and chemo-therapy"
Sourav Bandyopadhyay, PhD, Assistant Professor, Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences

Endocrine Grand Rounds
8:30 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, Langley Porter Auditorium, Room LP-190; contact
Randall Hawkins, MD, PhD, Endocrine Fellow

Prostate Cancer Program Research-in-Progress Seminar
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, 550 16th St, MH-6500
Terence Friedlander, MD, UCSF

Tobacco Control Special Seminar
10:30 am - 12:00 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Ave, CL-366
"The Machinery of Doubt: Cigarettes, Climate & Confusion"
John Mashey, PhD, Emeritus Computer Scientist and member of the Tobacco Center’s Advisory Board

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Steve Francis, Weimels Lab

RNA Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-1057
"A Small RNA-Catalytic Argonaute Pathway Tunes Germline Transcript Levels to Ensure Embryonic Divisions"
D’Juan Farmer

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225
"Cold-blooded cancer and elongating eggs: studying growth and morphogenesis in Drosophila"
David Bilder, PhD, UC Berkeley

Radiology & Biomedical Imaging: Earl Miller Memorial Lecture
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm, Parnassus, HSW-303; contact
"Contrast-Induced Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) and Other Matters"
Matthew Scott Davenport, MD, Assistant Professor of Radiology, University of Michigan

Drug Discovery Club
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall S-204
"Drug delivery in infectious disease and cancer by targeting augmented intracellular iron pools"
Adam Renslo, PhD, UCSF, Associate Director, Small Molecule Discovery Center, Associate Professor, Pharmaceutical Chemistry

THURSDAY, April 28

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217; view online
Avantika Chitre, McCune Lab; Ben Cohn, Sanjabi Lab

Hereditary Cancer Tumor Board / Cancer Risk Tumor Board
10:00 am - 11:30 am, Mount Zion, H-3906; contact

Pediatric Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street Room A1602 A/B; contact

BBC Seminar Series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium; simulcast to Parnassus, Medical Sciences, S-161
"Lessons learned from scaling the analysis of Mendelian conditions"
Debbie Nickerson, University of Washington

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
"Vasculitis: Pearls and Myths"
Sharon Chung, MD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, UCSF

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, N-217 (note room change); Mission Bay, videoconferenced to Room MH-1405
Tina Solvik (student): "Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery: a host-produced autoinducer-2 mimic activates bacterial quorum sensing"
Andrea Eastes (student): TBD

Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Special Lecture
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, BH-215; contact
"Imaging of Prostate Cancer: Raising the Ceiling, or Raising the Floor?"
Matthew Scott Davenport, MD, Assistant Professor of Radiology, University of Michigan

Neuroscience Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium
Jeffrey Millbrandt, Washington University

FRIDAY, April 29

Hematology/Oncology Morbidity & Mortality
8:00 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital M1296
Alain Algazi, Adil Daud

CCMBM Imaging Core Workshop
9:45 am - 12:00 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-1401
"A Pipeline for Bone Strength Assessment in Large Clinical Populations"
This workshop will describe a new cloud-based bone strength assessment tool available free of charge to researchers worldwide.

Molecular Tumor Board
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-6500; contact

MONDAY, May 2

Immunology Seminar Series
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, N-225; contact
Manuela Raffatellu, UC Irvine

Breast Cancer Clinical Case Conference
9:30 am - 11:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, H3805
9:30-10:30 am: New/ongoing patient review (neoadjuvant and adjuvant)
10:30-11:00 am: Ongoing patient review (surgery/metastatic)

Breast Site Committee Meeting
11:00 am - 12:00 pm (1st and 3rd Monday) Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, H3805

Neuroscience Research-in-Progress Seminar
5:00 pm, 550 16th Street, MH-2103
Ally Girasole, Jiggy Athilingam

TUESDAY, May 3

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, A1602A/B; contact

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Carr Auditorium
"Updates on Dept of Medicine"
Bob Wachter, MD

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

PSPG/CERSI joint seminar series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall 102, Simulcast to Parnassus, N-217
"Analysis of Whole Genome Sequence Data on 10,000s of Individuals"
Goncalo Abecasis, PhD, University of Michigan

BMS Seminar Series (note special date)
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225
Suzanne Topalian, MD, Johns Hopkins
Co-hosted by the UCSF Medical Scientist Training Program

The John Lawrence Seminar Series
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, 717 Potter Street, Room 141, Berkeley; contact
"Predicting and Preventing Drug Metabolism by the Human Gut Microbiome"
Peter Turnbaugh, University of California, San Francisco

WEDNESDAY, May 4

OHNS Grand Rounds
6:45 am - 7:30 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, Rm A1602B
Susan Lynch, PhD, Associate Professor, UCSF

Head & Neck Tumor Board/Conference
7:30 am - 9:00 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, A1602B
7:30 am - 9:00 am, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero, H3805
Contact: 514-6555

Dermatology Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, Herbst Hall, 1600 Divisadero, 2nd floor
"Genetics of Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma: From Bench to Bedside"
Jaehyuk Choi

Breast Oncology Program Seminar
8:30 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, 2340 Sutter St., Lurie Seminar Room; contact
"Tissue Banking and Pharmacogenomics Core"
Scott VandenBerg, MD, PhD and Deanna Kroetz, PhD

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Julia Carnevale, Ashworth Lab

RNA Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-1057
"Rapid Changes in the Translatome during the Conversion of Growth Cones to Synaptic Terminals"
Federica Franciosi

THURSDAY, May 5

May 5-8: 19th SIS World Congress On Breast Healthcare (Warsaw, Poland)

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217; view online
Trevor Burt

Neurologic Oncology Program Retreat
10:00 am - 12:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160
Speakers: Larry Fong, Hideho Okada, Sarah Nelson, Boris Bastian, Michael Korn

Hereditary Cancer Tumor Board / Cancer Risk Tumor Board
10:00 am - 11:30 am, Mount Zion, H-3906; contact

Pediatric Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street Room A1602 A/B; contact

BBC Seminar Series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium; simulcast to Parnassus, Medical Sciences, S-161
"Fixed: Synthetic biological approaches for probing cellular physiology"
David Savage, UC Berkeley

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; Mission Bay, videoconferenced to Room MH-1405
Tina Tianjiao Su (student), Kimberly Hoi (student)

Neuroscience Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium
"Poly (ADP-Ribose) Signaling: The Judge, Jury and Executioner"
Valina Dawson, Johns Hopkins University

FRIDAY, May 6

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club & Clinical Case Conference
8:00 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital M1296
Melisa Wong, Gerald Hsu, Ben Davoren

CTCRE Annual Tobacco Documents Workshop
9:30 am - 4:30 pm, 530 Parnassus Avenue, Lange Room, 5th floor; register
Putting the Tobacco Industry's Words to Work for You

Molecular Tumor Board
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-6500; contact

Friday Cancer Center Seminar Series
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact view online
"The mechanistic basis of cancer immunotherapy"
Ira Mellman, Genentech

UPCOMING

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