University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Cancer Research at the VAMC

February 3, 2020, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

San Francisco VA Medical Center
Building 7, Room 112
4150 Clement Street
San Francisco, CA 94121

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.


2:00 pm

Introduction and Background of Current Cancer Research at the SFVA

Sunny Wang, Chief of SFVA Hematology/Oncology

2:10 - 2:30 pm

Scientific Strategic Review and Planning: Cancer Research at UCSF in 2030

Eric Small, Deputy Director and Chief Scientific Officer, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

2:30 - 2:40 pm

Introduction of the Cancer Research Network Office

Arla Yost, Director, Clinical Research Network Office, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

2:40 - 3:20 pm

Break into Small Groups:

  1. Basic Science, Biobanking, Biomarkers
  2. Clinical Trials
  3. Prevention, Screening, HSR&D, and Outcomes

All attendees

3:20 - 4:00 pm

Group Leaders share small group analysis. Wider discussion on future steps.

All attendees

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