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

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FRIDAY, October 17

REMINDER Hepatobiliary Cancers Research Symposium and Cancer Center Friday Seminar Series
11:00 am - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; register
UCSF's Alan Venook and Katie Kelley kick off this mini-symposium, featuring topics such as:
"Kinome profiling to develop functional biomarkers in hepatocellular carcinoma,"
"Fibrolamellar hepatocellular carcinoma & the urea cycle,"
"Differential effects of targeting Notch receptors in a mouse model of liver cancer" and more.

Mini-symposium closes with the Friday Cancer Seminar serious featuring Harvard's Nabeel Bardeesy, PhD. register now!

2014 Health Disparities Research Symposium
8:00 am - 1:00 pm, Laurel Heights, Conference Center; register
Presentations highlighting health care disparities research at UCSF and other Bay Area Institutions.
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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)
"Regulation of progenitor cell fate and liver tumorigenesis"
Nabeel Bardeesy (Kelley)

Cancer Biology Research (CBR) Seminar
9:00 am - 10:00 am, UC Davis, Comprehensive Cancer Center Auditorium, 4501 X Street, contact live stream
"The Role of Akt Isoforms in Cancer and Diabetes: Lessons from Akt KO Mice"
Nissim Hay, PhD, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Illinois at Chicago

Liver Center Mini-Symposium Series
9:00 am - 3:00 pm, Aldea Center on Mt. Sutro, 155 Johnstone Drive; RSVP
"Biliary development and disease"
Featuring UCSF's Laura Bull, PhD, Keith Mostov, MD, PhD and Phil Rosenthal, MD and including Stacey Huppert, PhD, University of Cincinnati and Michael Pack, MD, University of Pennsylvania

Hepatobiliary Cancers Research Symposium and Cancer Center Friday Seminar Series
11:00 am - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; register

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
"The G protein α subunit Gαs is a tumor suppressor in Sonic hedgehog´╝Źdriven medulloblastoma"
Banafsheh Kadkhodaei, Petritsch Lab

CPMCRI Seminar
12:00 pm, 475 Brannan Street Suite 220 SF; contact
"Changing Landscape in Melanoma Therapy"
Kevin Kim, MD, Medical Director of CPMC Melanoma Clinical Research Program

Chancellor's Health Policy Lecture
1:00 - 2:00 pm, Parnassus, Cole Hall; RSVP
"21st Century Cures: A Bipartisan Initiative to Accelerate Medical Breakthroughs"
Diana DeGette, Representative from the First District of Colorado

Cancer Center Seminar (part of Hepatobiliary Cancers Research Symposium)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact live stream
"Regulation of progenitor cell fate and liver tumorigenesis"
Nabeel Bardeesy, Harvard

MONDAY, October 20

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

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

OHNS Grand Rounds
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, Herbst Hall; contact
"The Next Golden Era of Otology: Electronic Implants for Hearing, Balance & Tinnitus"
Justin Golub, Otology/Neurotology/Skull Base Surgery Fellow, University of Cincinnati

TUESDAY, October 21

OMFS Grand Rounds
8:00 - 9:00 am, Parnassus, C-701
"Applications of Controlled Release Systems in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery: From Tissue Engineering to Immunotherapy"

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, HSW-300; contact: 415.514.9399
"GYN M&M"
Megan Swanson, MD, MPH, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & RS, UCSF

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Carr Auditorium
"Diabetes"
Lisa Murphy, MD

11th Annual Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Research Symposium
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm, Parnassus, Cole Hall, 513 Parnassus Ave; contact
Speaker presentations
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm, Parnassus, Millberry Union, 500 Parnassus Ave
Posters, Awards, and Reception

QB3 Seminar
3:00 - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 212 Byers Hall; register
"IND Filing Workshop (Comparison of small and macromolecule requirements)"
Aditya R. Das, Ph.D., MBA, Director of Business Development at WuXi AppTec

Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Auditorium (GH 106), view online
"Lipid Rafts and Cellular Phase Separations"
Kai Simons

LBNL Life Sciences Division Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Potter Street Room 141; contact
"Small is Beautiful"
Julian Davies, University of British Columbia

Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy Journal Club
4 pm, Parnassus, M-1296
"Tumors Reprogram Early Myeloid Differentiation in the Bone Marrow to Generate Immunosuppressive Neutrophils"
Amy-Jo Casbon, PhD, Postdoctoral Scholar, UCSF

WEDNESDAY, October 22

Day 1: DATA 360 CONFERENCE
Marriott Hotel, Santa Clara, CA; register

Head & Neck Tumor Conference
7:30 am - 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 St, Lurie Seminar Room; contact
Hope Rugo, MD

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium, HD-160; contact
Kevin Mark, Tocyzski Lab

"How to Start a Lab" Discussion Series
12:00 - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, Mission Hall, Rm 1401; lunch provided
Bring your questions to our public conversation with Dr. Alexandra Nelson and Dr. Dena Dubal; two stellar, young PI's, who recently joined UCSF's faculty.

Ingenuity Pathway Analysis (IPA) Training
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Ave, CL-231; contact
Megan Laurance, PhD, Research Informationist, UCSF Library

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; view online
"The domino of life: activation of the zygotic program during the maternal to zygotic transition, a model for in vivo reprogramming."
Antonio Giraldez, PhD, Yale

Urology Grand Rounds
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; contact
"Sugar, Metabolic Syndrome, and Cancer"
Robert H. Lustig, MD, Pediatrics; Director of Weight Assessment for Teen and Child Health (WATCH) Program, UCSF

THURSDAY, October 23

Day 1: Stem Cell Niche Symposium
Parnassus, Cole Hall, 513 Parnassus Ave; view program
The Eli and Edythe Broad International Symposium on The Stem Cell Niche, Honoring the Memory of Ray Dolby
Keynote address by David Lyden, Weill Cornell Medical College

Day 2: DATA 360 CONFERENCE
Marriott Hotel, Santa Clara, CA; register

Pediatric Grand Rounds
8:00 - 9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217; contact
Christine Cho, MD, MPH

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, N-225; view online
Alex Samocha, Roose Lab; Melissa Ng

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
"Lessons From Peptic Ulceration and Pseudomembranous Colitis: Putting the Physician Back in the Physician-Scientist"
Donald Ganem, MD, Global Head, Infectious Diseases Research, Novartis

BBC Seminar
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium; simulcast to Parnassus, Medical Sciences, S-161 "Mechanisms of Drug Resistance in HIV-1 Protease Explored by EPR and NMR Spectroscopies"
Gail Fanucci, University of Florida

Center for Cerebrovascular Research (CCR) Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, SFGH, CCR Conference Room, Bldg 10, Room 1206; contact: (415) 206-8906
"Mechanism and Therapy for Arteriovenous Malformation"
S. Paul Oh, PhD, Professor, Department of Physiology, University of Florida

Open Access - it's up to all of us
6:00 - 8:30 pm, 2150 Shattuck Avenue, Penthouse, Berkeley
Library partner event during Open Access Week with ScienceOpen, PeerJ, UC Press, Creative Commons, Mendeley, and others.

FRIDAY, October 24

Day 2: Stem Cell Niche Symposium
Parnassus, Cole Hall, 513 Parnassus Ave; view program

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital, 505 Parnassus, M1296; contact
Melisa Wong, Adam Giermasz

Ingenuity Pathway Analysis (IPA) Training
10:00 am - 11:30 am, Mission Bay, Rutter Community Center, CC-151; contact
Megan Laurance, PhD, Research Informationist, UCSF Library

Neuroscience Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium; view online
"Spatio-temporal patterning in motor cortex"
Nicholas Hatsopoulos, University of Chicago

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact live stream
"The Fuss about Fusions: Lessons from Pediatric Low Grade Gliomas"
Adam Resnick, PhD, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

MONDAY, October 27

Hematology/Oncology Clinical Case 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
Bill Robinson, Stanford

OHNS Grand Rounds
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, Room 3805; contact
"Surgical Simulation"
Speaker: Kelley Malloy, MD

TUESDAY, October 28

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, NOTE: Room HSW-301; contact: 415.514.9399
"Unconscious bias and our work"
Rene Salazar, MD Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

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

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Carr Auditorium
"Ebola Virus Diseases"
George Rutherford, MD, A.M., Salvatore Pablo Lucia Professor of Epidemiology, Preventive Medicine, Pediatrics and History; Head, Division of Infectious Disease Epidemiology; Vice Chair, UCSF Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

QED@QB3 Seminar
12:00 - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Byers Hall, Room 212
"How Portola Pharmaceuticals grew from startup to IPO"
Bill Lis is CEO of Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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CTCRE Seminar
3:00 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Ave, CL-366
"Smoking Cessation 2.0: Reaching, Assessing, and Treating Tobacco Use in Young Adults Online"
Danielle Ramo, PhD

WEDNESDAY, October 29

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

Radiology: T. Hans Newton Memorial Lecture
8:00 am (light breakfast at 7:30), Parnassus, C-701
"Important Molecular Variants of GBM: Impact on Imaging"
Whitney Pope, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Radiology, Director, UCLA Brain Tumor Imaging, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Dermatology Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 9:00 am, Mount Zion, Herbst Hall, 1600 Divisadero, 2nd floor; contact: 415-353-7880
Tina Bhutani, MD, Chief Resident, Department of Dermatology, UCSF : "Clinical Trials in Drug Development - From Idea to Clinic al Practice"
Jacqueline Berliner, MD, Senior Resident, Department of Dermatology, UCSF: "Advanced cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma: an update on staging and work up"

Pediatric Malignancies Program Retreat
8:30 am - 12:00 pm, Mission Bay, HD-160
"Stem Cells and Pediatric Cancer"

Endocrine Grand Rounds
8:30 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, 401 Parnassus Ave, LP-190; contact

Prostate Cancer Program Research-in-Progress Seminar
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion 1600 Divisadero St, H-3906; contact
"Drugs Screens that Target the Androgen Receptor in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer"
Fred Schaufele, PhD

Tobacco Policy Research Group (TPRG)
10:00 am, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Ave, CL-366
"No Smokers Left Behind: The Impact of Tobacco Industry on Geriatric Science"
Janine Cataldo, PhD, Assistant Professor, UCSF School of Nursing

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact
Evan Markegard, McMahon Lab

Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Seminar
first and third Wednesdays
3:00 pm, followed by social hour at 4; Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, 2nd floor conf room 2700
Bruce Wiens

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; view online
"Regulating Intestinal Stem Cell Number: 'You Can Go Home Again'"
Benjamin Ohlstein, MD, PhD, Columbia

THURSDAY, October 30

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, N-225; view online
Ivan Vujkovic-cvijin, McCune Lab; Sinha Meenai

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300; view online
"Living With Cancer"
Pamela Muster, MD

Mount Zion Research-in-Progress Seminar
4:00 pm, Mount Zion; contact

OHNS Grand Rounds
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, Room 3805; contact
"Middle Ear Implants"
"A Novel High-Throughput Ototoxicity Assay in Zebrafish: Platform for Drug Development Targeting Healing Loss"
- Abraham Jacob, MD Associate Professor with Tenure Director, University of Arizona Ear Institute

FRIDAY, October 31

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

Institute for Human Genetics Seminar
9:00 am, Parnassus, 2 Koret Way, N-225; contact
"Genetic Susceptibility to Breast Cancer: Leveraging epidemiology to gain mechanistic understandings of disease"
Elad Ziv, MD, Professor of Medicine, UCSF

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact live stream
"Transcriptional control of the autophagy-lysosome system drives amino acid metabolism in pancreatic cancer"
Rushika Perera, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School

UPCOMING

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