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WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22

Day 2: Precision Medicine World Conference Silicon Valley
Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara
This year's PMWC program features 7 conference tracks and 18 speakers from UCSF.

OHNS Grand Rounds
6:45 am - 7:30 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, Rm A1602B
"A Primer on Medical Malpractice Litigation: Practical Advice to Help Stay Out of Trouble and What to Do When it Happens"
Dominique Pollara, Esq.

Head & Neck Tumor Board/Conference
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
7:30 am - 9:00 am, Mission Bay, PCMB L6104 (6th floor) Contact: 514-6555

Dermatology Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, Herbst Hall, 1600 Divisadero, 2nd floor
"A Tidal Wave is Coming: Immune Related Adverse Events (irAEs) of the Skin Related to Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors"
Steven Chen, MD, MPH, MS-HPEd, Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology

PSPG/CERSI joint seminar series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall 102, Simulcast to Parnassus, N-217
"Developing drugs, Personalizing medicines"
Sara Kenkare, PhD, Genentech

RNA Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-1057; contact
Matt Gruner

Thoracic Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, PCMB L6104; contact

THURSDAY, JANUARY 23

Jan 23-25: ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium
Moscone West Building, 747 Howard St, San Francisco

Day 3: Precision Medicine World Conference Silicon Valley
Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara
This year's PMWC program features 7 conference tracks and 18 speakers from UCSF.

Sarcoma Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
7:00 am - 8:00 am, Mission Bay, PCMB L6104 (6th floor); contact

ImmunoX Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217
Karen Chan, Allen Lab; Jennifer Umhoefer, Marson Lab

Hereditary Cancer Tumor Board / Cancer Risk Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
10:00 am - 11:30 am, Mount Zion, H-3906 and Mission Bay, PCMB L6104; contact

Neuroscience Seminar Series
11:00 am, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium
Marla Feller, PhD, UC Berkeley

Pediatric Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street Room A1602 A/B; contact
"A Swerve in the Road – From Bench to Global Oncology"
Michelle Hermiston, MD, PhD

BBC Seminar Series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium
"Understanding the anti-cancer STING pathway and harnessing it to treat metastatic cancers"
Lingyin Li, Stanford University

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
"The Evolving Management of Thyroid Cancer in the US: Is Less Indeed More?"
Julie Ann Sosa, MD, MA, FACS

Population Sciences Meeting - Envisioning the Future of Cancer Research: HDFCCC and ACS Perspectives
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, MH-1401/2; contact
Keynote by Richard Wender, MD, Chief, Cancer Control Officer, American Cancer Society

BMS Journal Club
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium (*special time and location*)
Daphne Superville (student); TBD (faculty)

FRIDAY, JANUARY 24

Day 4: Precision Medicine World Conference Silicon Valley
Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara
This year's PMWC program features 7 conference tracks and 18 speakers from UCSF.

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club & Clinical Case Conference
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital M1296
Aaron Logan, Cathy Smith, Kelly Schoenbeck

Pediatric Multidisciplinary Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street MH-4700

OHNS Special Seminar
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium; contact
"Precise patterning in the mammalian inner ear"
David Sprinzak, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Tel Aviv University

Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Research Group Seminar Series
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall 102
"Minimal mutational determinants of human squamous cell carcinoma"
Vicente Planells-Palop, PhD, Postdoctoal Scholar in Department, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck, Surgery

Special Cancer Center Seminar Highlighting ACS-Funded Research
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160; contact
Recipients of the ACS Individual Research Award will give short presentations on their projects with local ACS representatives in attendance. Reception to follow.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 26

San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of American Statistical Association (SFASA) Holiday Celebration
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm, San Jose State University
Keynote and Panel Discussion: Impact of Statistics in the Era of Big Data

MONDAY, JANUARY 27

Breast Cancer Tumor Conference
9:00 am - 11:00 am, Mission Bay, 1825 4th Street, PCMB L6104

Neuroscience Research-in-Progress Seminar
12:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall N-114
Marc Turner, Jonathan Schor

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225
"Chromatin as an oxygen sensor component of the cell"
Sonia Rocha, PhD, FSRB, University of Liverpool

TUESDAY, JANUARY 28

Jan 28-29: QBI Signaling Across Scales Symposium
9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Gladstone Institutes, 1650 Owens Street; register
This event will focus on the current understanding of cell signaling from atomic resolution structures to network regulation with the emphasis on spatial compartmentalization of signals and logic of decision making. The goal is to provide a platform for the exchange of interdisciplinary expertise and to inspire new ideas and collaborations.

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, A1602A/B; contact
"Advocacy 101: How to Inform Policy Debates with Your Own Expertise in OB/GYN"
Daniel Grossman, MD, FACOG; Amiee Alden, MPP; Marya Zlatnik, MD; Melissa Greer Rosenstein, MD, MAS; Ushma Upadhyay, PhD, MPH, UCSF

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, ZSFG, Carr Auditorium

Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, PCMB L6104 (6th floor)

Basic Science Seminar
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium
John Boothroyd, Stanford University

Tobacco Control Program Seminar
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, Parnassus, 530 Parnassus Avenue CL-366
"Perceptions of 'Pro-Environment' Tobacco Marketing"
Anna E. Epperson, PhD, Stanford University

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29

OHNS Grand Rounds
6:45 am - 7:30 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, Rm A1602B
"Advances in Thyroid Surgery"
Marika Russell, MD, Associate Professor, Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery, UCSF

Head & Neck Tumor Board/Conference
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
7:30 am - 9:00 am, Mission Bay, PCMB L6104 (6th floor) Contact: 514-6555

Dermatology Grand Rounds
8:00 am - 10:00 am, Mount Zion, Herbst Hall, 1600 Divisadero, 2nd floor
"Chronic Venous Insufficiency: Presentation and Management"
Michael Heller, MD, Assistant Professor, Clinical Radiology

Endocrine Grand Rounds
8:30 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus LP-190; contact
Leanne Ward, MD, FRCPC, Professor, University of Ottawa, Pediatric Endocrinologist

Prostate Cancer Program Quarterly Research Workshop
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160
Workshop title: "Treatment-Associated Small Cell Neuroendocrine Prostate Cancer: Updates and Future Directions"

RNA Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-1057; contact
Olga Gulyaeva

Thoracic Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, PCMB L6104; contact

THURSDAY, JANUARY 30

Sarcoma Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
7:00 am - 8:00 am, Mission Bay, PCMB L6104 (6th floor); contact

ImmunoX Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217
Jeanmarie Gonzalez, Scharschmidt Lab; Geil Merana, Scharschmidt Lab

ZSFG Cancer Symposium
9:30 am - 5:30 pm, Zuckerberg San Francisco General; registration full
A full day program for clinicians and researchers to meet and learn about each other's work and interests, and to learn about issues facing our patients at ZSFG.

Hereditary Cancer Tumor Board / Cancer Risk Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
10:00 am - 11:30 am, Mount Zion, H-3906 and Mission Bay, PCMB L6104; contact

Neuroscience Seminar Series
11:00 am, Mission Bay, Gladstone Building, Robert Mahley Auditorium
David Kleinfeld, PhD, UCSD

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

Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mount Zion, 1600 Divisadero Street, Herbst Hall
"Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery: Program Description and Research Overview"
Linda Carlson, PhD, CPsych, Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-300
"Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T Cells: The New Drivers in Oncology Treatment"
Nina Shah, MD

BMS Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225; Mission Bay, videoconferenced to Room MH-1405
Diana Laird (faculty); Brian Woo (student)

Expanding the Central Dogma to Fight Cancer Symposium
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, Bakar Auditorium
Featuring guest speaker Jennifer Petersen, American Cancer Society Board of Directors, and UCSF faculty researchers Davide Ruggero, Rushika Perera, and Hani Goodarzi.

BBC Seminar Series
3:30 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium
"Histone ubiquitination in transcription and nucleosome dynamics"
Cynthia Wolberger, Johns Hopkins Medical Institute

FRIDAY, JANUARY 31

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club & Clinical Case Conference
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital M1296

UCSF "It's About a Billion Lives" Tobacco Research Symposium
8:00 am - 12:00 pm, Parnassus, Cole Hall Auditorium
This event, co-presented by the Center for Tobacco Control Research & Education and the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, is part of a series of symposia highlighting cancer research on Parnassus.

Pediatric Multidisciplinary Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street MH-4700

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 3

ImmunoX Seminar Series
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Parnassus, N-225; contact
Nir Hacohen, Harvard Medical School/MGH

Breast Cancer Tumor Conference
9:00 am - 11:00 am, Mission Bay, 1825 4th Street, PCMB L6104

Research Careers Speaker Series: Institutional Review Board (IRB)
11:30 am - 12:30 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street, 2nd floor, MH-2105
For HDFCCC employees, the purpose of this speaker series is to introduce different areas of clinical research as well as highlight possible roles and career paths within them.

Cancer Research at the VAMC
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, San Francisco VA Medical Center, Building 7, Room 112
An internal meeting to bring together cancer researchers at the VAMC to better understand the current research environment, help identify potential new opportunities, and discuss how synergies with other UCSF campuses might be enhanced.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 4

Ob/Gyn & RS Grand Rounds
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street, A1602A/B; contact
"Whole-Embryo Cell State Manifolds for Interrogating Early Vertebrate Development"
Daniel Wagner, Ph.D., B.S., UCSF

Medical Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, ZSFG, Carr Auditorium

Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, PCMB L6104 (6th floor)

Basic Science Seminar
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium
Hao Wu, Harvard University

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5

Head & Neck Tumor Board/Conference
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
7:30 am - 9:00 am, Mission Bay, PCMB L6104 (6th floor) Contact: 514-6555

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

Joint Breast Oncology Program and Global Cancer Program Seminar
9:00 am - 10:00 am, Mission Bay, Rock Hall 102
"From Cell Ecosystems to Global Ecosystems: Tackling Cancer from Different Angles"
Nimmi Ramanujam, PhD, Robert W. Carr, Jr., Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Duke University

RNA Journal Club
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Parnassus, HSW-1057; contact

PSPG/CERSI joint seminar series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, Rock Hall 102, Simulcast to Parnassus, N-217
"Structural insights into the dynamic process of G protein coupled receptor activation"
Brian Kobilka, PhD, Stanford University

Thoracic Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, PCMB L6104; contact

Basic Research in Prostate Cancer Monthly Meeting
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, Bakar Auditorium
The scope of this informal forum is geared toward work in basic science: lab bench and computation.

BMS Seminar Series
4:00 pm, Parnassus, N-225
"Finding a Niche – Microbial Colonization of Host Mucosal Barriers"
Katharina Ribbeck, PhD, MIT

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6

Sarcoma Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
7:00 am - 8:00 am, Mission Bay, PCMB L6104 (6th floor); contact

ImmunoX Journal Club
9:00 am, Parnassus, N-217
Kamir Hiam, Allen Lab; Alyssa Indart, Bluetone Lab

Hereditary Cancer Tumor Board / Cancer Risk Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
10:00 am - 11:30 am, Mount Zion, H-3906 and Mission Bay, PCMB L6104; contact

Pediatric Grand Rounds
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1855 4th Street Room A1602 A/B; contact
"Breaking the Viscous Circles of Chronic Pain: Avoidance, Willingness, and Values"
Walter Sipe

BBC Seminar Series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Mission Bay, 1450 3rd Street, HD-160
"RNA methylation in gene expression regulation"
Chuan He, University of Chicago

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

BMS Journal Club
4:00 pm, Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Auditorium (*special time and location*)
Alex Marson (faculty); Julie Garcia (student)

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 7

Hematology/Oncology Journal Club & Clinical Case Conference
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
8:00 am - 9:30 am, Parnassus, Moffitt Hospital M1296

Hematopoietic Malignancies Program Research Retreat
9:30 am - 12:30 pm, Parnassus, 513 Parnassus Avenue, S-214
Agenda TBA

Pediatric Multidisciplinary Tumor Board
(closed to non-UCSF attendees)
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm, Mission Bay, 550 16th Street MH-4700

UPCOMING

UCSF-HDFCCC Erin Hayes, Communications
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