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

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FRIDAY, May 22

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

CPMCRI Research Seminar Series
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm, 475 Brannan Street, Conference Room 214; contact
"Cellular Therapy: Using the Body¹s Own Cells to Treat Cancer, Spinal Cord Injury, Diabetes, and many other diseases"
Gustavo Antonio Moviglia, M.D. Ph.D., Director of the Center for Tissue Engineering and Cellular Therapy Research, Maimonides University, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium (HD-160); contact; Live stream at 4pm for UCSF viewers
"Genomic Strategies for Tackling Cancer Heterogeneity in Liquid Biopsies and Tumor Tissue Specimens"
Ash Alizadeh, Stanford University

MONDAY, May 25 - MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY

38th Annual Marin Memorial Day Races
The walk/run event is a fundraiser for pancreatic cancer research at the UCSF Medical Center. Donate

TUESDAY, May 26

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, Room A1602B; contact
Heike Thiel de Bocanegra, PhD, MPH, UCSF

Diller Building Research-in-Progress Seminar
10:30 am - 11:30 am, Mission Bay, HD-160; contact
"Mechanistic studies of translational control downstream of mTORC1"
Xiaming Pang, Ruggero Lab

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

PSPG/BioE joint seminar series
12:00 - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall 102, Simulcast to Parnassus, N-217
Angelique Y. Louie, Ph.D., Department of Biomedical Engineering, UC Davis

CAPS e-Health Working Group Meeting
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, 3rd floor, MH-3500
"Using Text Messaging in Adolescent Social Networks to Increase HIV Testing"
Marguerita Lightfoot, PhD

CTCRE Seminar
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Ave, CL-366
"Tobacco Use Behavior and Health Consequences among US Race/Ethnic Minorities"
Eliseo Perez-Stable, MD

LBNL Life Sciences Division Seminar
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, UC Berkeley, 717 Potter Street, Room 141; contact
"Genome Organizers Drive Changing Cell Functions: a Perspective from Multiple Biological Systems"
Terumi Kohwi-Shigematsu, Life Sciences Division, Berkeley Lab

Free Webinar: Liver Metastases
4:00 pm, online; register
"When CRC Spreads to the Liver"
Marwan G. Fakih, MD

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

WEDNESDAY, May 27

Otolaryngology Grand Rounds
6:45 am - 7:30 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, Room A1602B

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

Pediatric Malignancies Retreat
8:00 am - 12:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact
"Loving Leukemia: Start to Finish"
Ilan "Lanny" Kirsch, MD

Breast Oncology Program Seminar
8:30 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, 2340 Sutter Street; contact
"Modeling Precision Cancer Medicine in the Mouse"
Alan Balmain, PhD, FRS

Prostate Cancer Program Research-in-Progress Seminar
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-6500; contact
"What's new in localized prostate cancer?"
Matthew Cooperberg, MD, MPH

Free Webinar: Smoking Cessation
9:00 am - 10:30 am, online; register
"A Team Approach: Integrating tobacco dependence treatment into routine clinical practice"
Chad Morris, Ph.D., Director of the Behavioral Health & Wellness Program, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact
Paddy O'Leary

RNA Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-1057
"Epigenome editing by a CRISCRISCRISCRISPR-Cas9-based acetyltransferase activates genes from promoters and enhancers"
Michael Boettcher

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; view online
"Thyroid cancer: A simple genome that clarifies tumor biology and guides therapy"
James Fagin, MD, Memorial-Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

THURSDAY, May 28

Immunology Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217, simulcast to Mission Bay (GH-S271); view online
Miranda Broz, Krummel Lab; Misty Montoya, Ansel Lab

BBC Seminar Series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium; simulcast to Parnassus, Medical Sciences, S-161
"An operational view of mammalian signaling and memory circuits"
Michael Elowitz, Cal Tech

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
"Special Quality & Safety Grand Rounds: Learning From Our Patients: Reflections on Improving Care in the Ambulatory Setting"
Patient Panel: Members of the DOM Patient & Family Advisory Council
Moderated by: Niraj Sehgal, MD, MPH and Nathaniel Gleason, MD

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225, videoconferenced to Room Mission Bay MH-1405; view online
May Szeto (student), Caroline Gleason (student)

QED@QB3 Seminar
12:00 pm - 1:00pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; register
"Clinical Research in Challenging Times"
Peter Blaisdell, Ph.D.

UC Oracles Toastmasters Open House
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, 513 Parnassus Ave, S-214; contact

Neuroscience Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium; view online
Florian Engert, Harvard University

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Closing Celebration
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm, Parnassus, N-225; RSVP
Keynote Presenter: Dr. Tung T. Nguyen, ARCH Director

FRIDAY, May 29

2015 ASCO Annual Meeting      [ Sample list of UCSF presenters | Download ASCO 2015 Mobile App | Follow #ASCO15 ]

Innovations in Latin@ Behavioral Health Forum
8:30 am - 4:00 pm, Alliant International University, One Beach Street, Room C100, San Francisco; contact
Eduardo Morales, PhD, Distinguished Professor at Alliant and Executive Director of AGUILAS

Cancer Center Seminar
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Bakar Auditorium (HD-160); contact; Live stream at 4pm for UCSF viewers
"Remodeling the Remodelers: Mammalian SWI/SNF Complex Structure and Function in Human Cancer"
Cigall Kadoch, Harvard

SATURDAY, May 30

2015 ASCO Annual Meeting      [ Sample list of UCSF presenters | Download ASCO 2015 Mobile App | Follow #ASCO15 ]

Making History: UCSF School of Pharmacy
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Mission Bay, 600 16th Street, Byers Auditorium, GH-106
Join Dean Guglielmo for a glimpse of the School of Pharmacy’s colorful, pioneering past and how that past is shaping the School’s future.

SUNDAY, May 31

2015 ASCO Annual Meeting      [ Sample list of UCSF presenters | Download ASCO 2015 Mobile App | Follow #ASCO15 ]

2015 AIDS/LifeCycle
May 31 - June 6; Support Team UCSF

MONDAY, June 1

2015 ASCO Annual Meeting      [ Sample list of UCSF presenters | Download ASCO 2015 Mobile App | Follow #ASCO15 ]

Department of Psychiatry Job Talk
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, SF VA Medical Center, 4150 Clement Street
"Resting State Brain Activity Relates to Cognition Across the Illness Span in Schizophrenia"
Susanna Fryer, PhD, Assistant Professor, UCSF Dept. of Psychiatry

TUESDAY, June 2

2015 ASCO Annual Meeting      [ Sample list of UCSF presenters | Download ASCO 2015 Mobile App | Follow #ASCO15 ]

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, HSW-300
Allison Kaup, PhD: "Traumatic Brain Injury and Risk of Dementia: A Novel Video Game to Assess and Improve Cognition in Older Adults with TBI"
Christopher Stauffer, MD: "The Effects of Chronic Oxytocin in Cocaine and Opioid-Dependent Patients Receiving Methadone Maintenance"

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, Room A1602B; contact
Liina Poder, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Radiology, UCSF

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, SFGH, Carr Auditorium
"Care of Returning Veterans: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly"
Michael Baker, MD

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

MERC Seminar
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, Laurel Heights, 3333 California Street, Room 474
Stuart Gansky, DrPH, Director of Center to Address Disparities in Children's Oral Health, Assistant Director of CTSI Mentor Development Program, Vice Chair for Research of Dept of Preventive & Restorative Dental Sciences, UCSF

WEDNESDAY, June 3

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

Diller Building Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact
Robin Lerner

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; view online
"Global analysis of mRNA structures in human cells reveals a role in the ER stress response"
Jernej Ule, PhD, UCL Institute of Neurology

THURSDAY, June 4

We Go for Good: 230 mile ElliptiGO ride June 4 - June 11
Lamorna Brown-Swigart and Malinda Walker (Breast Oncology Program) will "Circle the Bay" on ElliptiGos, riding 230 miles to raise money for breast cancer research programs at UCSF. Please donate or show your support at one of these upcoming events:


Pediatric Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street Room A1602 A/B; contact
"Operative treatment of scoliosis in globally involved cerebral palsy patients is moot"

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225, videoconferenced to Room Mission Bay MH-1405; view online
Corey Tan (student), Bernadette Hsu (student)

FRIDAY, June 5

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

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

UPCOMING

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