University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Parnassus Cancer Research Symposia

This series aims to enhance cohesion and collaboration between cancer researchers within the Parnassus Campus, as well as with other HDFCCC locations.


Sept 12, 2019      3rd Triannual 2019 symposium
“Feeding the tumor”
Organizers: Andrei Goga, MD, PhD and Rushika Perera, PhD 

Previous Symposia:

May 29th, 2019
2nd Triannual 2019 symposium 

Disease Progression and Treatment Resistance
[see agenda]
Speakers included Lisa Coussens, Alana Welm, Rohit Bose, Thea Tlsty, and more.

Feb 1, 2019
1st Triannual 2019 symposium 
It's About a Billion Lives" Annual Symposium

[see agenda]
Co-presented by the Center for Tobacco Control Research & Education (CTCRE) and the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.

September 7, 2018
The Tumor in Context

[see agenda]
Speakers include Emmanuel Farge, Val Weaver, Andrei Goga, and more.

May 21, 2018
Cancer Immunology and Tobacco Control
[see agenda]
Speakers included Pam Sharma, Jessica Fetterman, Stan Glantz, and more.

January 8, 2018 
Models of Cancer to Advance Patient Therapy 
[see agenda]
Speakers included Hans Clevers, Max Krummel, Mina Bissell, and more.


Photos courtesy of Jordan Briscoe, BIDC and Jereon Roose, PhD