Announcement Archive

Our monthly announcement is distributed mid-month to the UCSF cancer community.

To find out more contact Erin Hayes.



  • September 2021: Ana Velázquez Mañana Mentors Oncology Interns | Hani Goodarzi Receives Vilcek Prize | BOP Members May Boycott SABCS
  • August 2021: Exploring Race in Medicine | Fong Named Outstanding Investigator | New Physician Scholar Opportunity
  • July 2021: Twitter Offers Big Rewards | Latest RAP Awardees | Call for Provocative Questions
  • June 2021: Living Therapeutics Initiative | FDA-Approved Treatment for "Undruggable" Lung Cancer | ASCO 2021 Highlights
  • May 2021: Breast Cancer Metastasis Linked to RNA Splicing Mechanism | New Thermo Fisher-UCSF Collaboration Center
  • April 2021: Highlights from AACR 2021 | Breast Oncology Program Retreat Videos
  • March 2021: Reflections on the COVID Anniversary | New Computational Cancer Community (C3)
  • February 2021: Gender Equity for Women in Medicine | HDFCCC Gender Equity Task Force | New Videos for Trainees
  • January 2021: Community Advisory Board: Champions for Health Equity | UCSF Team Wins Endeavor Award


  • December 2020: Year in Review | Byron Hann Reflects on Lifetime of Research | "Game Changing" Prostate Cancer Imaging Technique
  • November 2020: Nurse Scientist Christine Miaskowski Receives Prestigious Award; Virtual Panel on Precision Medicine
  • October 2020: Mekhail Anwar Builds a Tiny Microscope for Wireless Biopsy; New Leadership Diversity Survey Results
  • September 2020: Living and Working in a Pandemic; Alain Algazi Runs Marathon Fundraiser
  • August 2020: Dr. Becky DeBoer on Prioritizing Cancer Care in a Pandemic; Latest RAP Awardees
  • July 2020: Remembering Zena Werb; Prostate Cancer Genomics Study Findings
  • June 2020: Highlights from ASCO; Addressing Disparities in Cancer Clinical Trials
  • May 2020: Podcast on GI Cancers; New Zoom Backgrounds; Increasing Research Activity on Campus
  • April 2020: How We're Living & Working Now; Researcher Paddy O'Leary Chasing Peaks; Brain Tumor Podcast 
  • February 2020: ZSFG Cancer Symposium Sparks Collaboration; Expanded Cancer Services
  • January 2020: Zena Werb Talks Future of Cancer Medicine; Updated Friday Seminar Schedule


  • December 2019: Year in Review; Art for Recovery Champion Reflects
  • November 2019: Davide Ruggero Receives Prestigious Awards; New Podcast on Breast Cancer Treatment
  • October 2019: CAR-T Pioneer, Targeting HPV-Related Cancers in Latin America, Precision Cancer Video
  • September 2019: New Initiative Pushes Boundaries of Prostate Cancer Research; Podcast on Precision Cancer Medicine
  • August 2019: Nina Shah Traverses Iceland; Precision Medicine Podcast; Sokolow Lectureship
  • July 2019: Palliative Care for the Whole Patient; Prostate Cancer Videos You’ll Want to Watch
  • June 2019: Luke Gilbert Loves Science; Drs. Wong and Huang Discuss Caring for Older Patients; ASCO 2019 Roundup
  • May 2019: Immunotherapy Podcast with Larry Fong, MD; Cancer Research 2030
  • April 2019: AACR Highlights; Increasing Diversity in Trials; Training Next Gen Researchers
  • March 2019: Andrew Ko on Facebook Live; Biorepository and Tissue Biomarker Services
  • February 2019: UCSF Cancer Researchers Awarded High-Profile Grants; Development of Personalized AML Vaccine
  • January 2019: Precision Medicine for Osteosarcoma; Stifling Protein Production for Lethal Liver Cancer