Events

April 2017

Monday, April 3

Introduction to the Makers Lab: Knitting to 3D Printing

Have you heard about the Makers Lab in the UCSF Library? The Makers Lab is a creative, DIY space, where students, faculty, staff, and researchers can gather...

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) is an eight-week program that introduces you to mindfulness practice in the form of sitting meditation, body...

UCSF Dental Free Screenings (X-rays Included)

Come in for a quick screening! If you qualify for a patient of the licensure exam, you will be able to receive free fillings and deep cleanings.

Tuesday, April 4

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Trainee Research Award Presentations: “Linking Time and Space to Identify Neural Mechanisms of Semantic Processing Impairments in...

RTP Senior Talk

Speaker: Olusinmi Bamgbose, MD ---------- About RTP Senior Talks: These presentations are academic events and are for a professional audience only. The...

Informal discussion with Dr. Jennifer Prah Ruger

Dr. Jennifer Prah Ruger is the Amartya Sen Professor of Health Equity, Economics, and Policy in the School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) at the...

Real Talk Dialogues: Immigrant Rights are Human Rights

Real Talk Dialogues is an interprofessional brave space for facilitated dialogues on the intersections of identity, social climate, and justice. Our second...

Job Talk: CAP Attending Psychiatrist/Psychologist

This job talk will feature an applicant for the Department of Psychiatry's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Attending Psychiatrist/Psychologist position. For...

Collage Making

More information coming soon! This pop-up is open to the UCSF communityHave questions? Email makerslab@ucsf.eduLearn more about the Makers Lab at...

Office Hours: Research Hacks with Peggy Tahir

If you are a beginning to advanced researcher of any kind (faculty, student, or staff), then these office hour sessions are for you. Get a customized...

Memory and Aging Center Tuesday Lecture

Journal Club “Heroin and the Hippocampus: Cluster of unusual amnestic cases associated with opiates” Monroe Butler, MD, PhD Behavioral Neurology Fellow ...

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Mission Bay

Topic: Kersplody: Enabling big data to work on small networks Presenter: Tim Gruhl, CTO and Co-founder, Kersplody ...

The Cancer Fighting Kitchen with Rebecca Katz, Chef, & Donald I. Abrams, MD

Come hear the latest research on nutrition and cancer and learn ways to optimize your diet during cancer treatment. With Rebecca Katz, chef and author of...

Surgical Innovations Accelerator - Shark Tank Pitch Night

Watch Surgical Innovations Accelerator finalists pitch their medical device ideas to a panel of experts for the opportunity to receive seed funding,...

Cultivating Emotional Balance (CEB)

This 8-week training will help participants learn to build healthy emotional boundaries that enable the practice of living an empathic, compassionate life,...

UCSF Community Meeting on Proposed Building Design of the Mission Bay Neurosciences Research Building

You're Invited to a Community Meeting You are invited to attend a UCSF community meeting to learn about and provide feedback on the preliminary building...

Wednesday, April 5

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Parnassus

Topic: Two Dental Devices: Tonsillolith Remover and SDF Applicator Presenter: Sheila Brear, BDS, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, UCSF School of...

UCSF CERT 3-Day Basic Training & Exercise

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is FEMA /Citizen Corps. sponsored program that is designed to help communities prepare for effective disaster...

2017 Shobe Endowed Lectureship

These are uncertain times for the American health system and health policy. This lecture seeks to explore fundamental principles of justice and health policy...

Choosing an In-home Caregiver Workshop

Hiring an in-home caregiver offers many benefits: individual care tailored to your child’s needs, convenience and comfort for the whole family, and...

Maximizing Your Career Decision-Making During a Job Search

Note: Registration Required (Register Here) Are you overwhelmed by a job search that seems to be floundering? OCPD recognizes that making important career...

ReelAbilities/UCSF Film Screening:Three short films about autism

April is National Autism Awareness Month. The Office of Diversity and the Chancellor’s Advisory Committee on Disability Issues would like to invite the UCSF...

Spring Hump Day: Counting Sheep: A Guide for Better Sleep

April 5th - Counting Sheep: A Guide for Better Sleep As a graduate student it can be hard to get a good night's rest. However, chronic poor sleep is...

UCSF Health and Food Security Discussion

How can we make UCSF the best place to work and learn? Attend the Cole Hall presentation from Laura A. Schmidt and Ruben Canedo, co-chairs of the UC Basic...

UCSF Dental Free Screenings (X-rays Included)

Come in for a quick screening! If you qualify for a patient of the licensure exam, you will be able to receive free fillings and deep cleanings.

Undocumented Student Awareness: Film Screening 14-A Documentary

The documentary film 14: Dred Scott, Wong Kim Ark & Vanessa Lopez explores the recurring question about who has the right to be an American citizen. 14...

Thursday, April 6

Knitting Gathering

Make hats, scarves and more. No experience necessary. Yarn and needles provided. Held at the Cancer Resource Center — just drop in.

UCSF CERT 3-Day Basic Training & Exercise

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is FEMA /Citizen Corps. sponsored program that is designed to help communities prepare for effective disaster...

Chairman Truck and Little Green Cyclo Food Trucks at Nelson Rising Lane

The Chairman Truck and Little Green Cyclo food trucks are serving lunch from 11am to 2pm today. The trucks are parked on Nelson Rising Lane in Mission Bay....

Restorative Movement/Feldenkrais for People with Cancer

The Feldenkrais Method® -- Awareness Through Movement The Feldenkrais Method is a revolutionary approach to fitness and health that is rapidly gaining...

Programming and Pizza: Python/R

Learning Python or R? Need dedicated practice time where you can ask questions? Like pizza? This 1.5-hour work session is designed to give people a chance to...

Chancellor's Concert Series

Machiko Kobialka, piano Transcriptions of Vocal Music by Frank Liszt Maiden’s Wish, Op. 74, No. 1 In the Storm, Op. 74, No. 6 To the Distant Beloved, Op....

Job Talk: CAP Attending Psychiatrist/Psychologist

This job talk will feature an applicant for the Department of Psychiatry's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Attending Psychiatrist/Psychologist position. For...

UCSF Diabetes & Obesity Research Seminar Series

Edward Hsiao, MD, PhD Assistant Professor Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism University of California - San Francisco Presentation title: "Links...

Perspective Matters: A Forum on Diversity

Join UCSF Graduate Division Students for a group discussions on: Managing family and career; Navigating mentor-mentee relationships; Balancing personal and...

Friday, April 7

Application Deadline: ADOS-2 Advanced/Research Training Workshop

The UCSF STAR (Service, Training, Advocacy & Research) Center for ASD and NDDs will be offering an advanced/research training workshop on May 15-17, 2017,...

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“Psychiatric and cognitive aspects of fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome (FXTAS)” Andreea Seritan, MD Health Sciences Clinical Professor of...

UCSF CERT 3-Day Basic Training & Exercise

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is FEMA /Citizen Corps. sponsored program that is designed to help communities prepare for effective disaster...

Free Screenings for Oral, Head and Neck Cancers

Head and Neck Cancer Alliance (HNCA) is partnering with UCSF for the Annual Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week screening. Individuals will receive a...

Inside UCSF 2017

Inside UCSF is an annual outreach program geared towards students at two- and four-year degree schools who are interested in pursuing careers in health and...

Job Talk: CAP Researcher/Clinician-Researcher

This job talk will feature an applicant for the Department of Psychiatry's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Researcher/Clinician-Researcher position. For...

ZSFG Dean's Seminar: The Chan Zuckerberg Biohub

The ZSFG Dean’s Seminar is an initiative created by Dr. Sue Carlisle, Vice Dean of the UCSF School of Medicine at ZSFG, to promote interaction and...

Non-Academic Careers: CV/Resume Workshop for PhD's - Business of Science Focus

Note: Registration required (click HERE to register) *This program is for UCSF students and postdocs Description: PhD students & postdocs: Need help...

Saturday, April 8

UCSF's 2nd Annual Oral Health Alliance Symposium: Myth and Practice of Dental Disease Prevention in Children

The UCSF Oral Health Alliance is committed to improving oral health and reducing oral health disparity among children in the underprivileged communities...

Monday, April 10

The Battle for Veterans' Healthcare

Join us for Suzanne Gordon's lecture covering the pending crisis at the VA nationally with new Congressional plans to try to privatize the VA--a critical...

Documenting Your Global Health Work: Photography Practice, Framing, and Ethics with Shane Fallon

Tell your global health story through photos! Attend this special presentation to learn best practices in photography, including how to demonstrate cultural...

Tweeting for Science

Co-hosted by the UCSF Graduate Division, the Science Policy Group at UCSF, and UCSF University Relations, this hands-on practical workshop will have...

UCSF Dental Free Screenings (X-rays Included)

Come in for a quick screening! If you qualify for a patient of the licensure exam, you will be able to receive free fillings and deep cleanings.

UCSF Minnesota Street Graduate Student/Trainee Community Design Presentation

You are invited to a UCSF community meeting to learn about and provide feedback on the building design for UCSF’s Minnesota Graduate Student/Trainee Housing...

Tuesday, April 11

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Series: "Multiple Morbidities: Alcohol Use Disorders and Co-Occurring PTSD" Speaker: Ismene Leonida Petrakis,...

RTP Senior Talk

Presentation: Interventional Psychiatry in Residency Training Speaker: Ryan Vidrine, MD, MS ---------- About RTP Senior Talks: These presentations are...

Introduction to 3D Printing in the Makers Lab

Did you know there is a Makers Lab in the UCSF Library, with not one, but two 3D printers? Are you curious about the applications for 3D printing here at...

UCSF Schwartz Rounds - The End of Life Act: Sharing the Emotional Response to Patient Requests

Caring for the Caregiver Presents: UCSF Schwartz Center Rounds Our first Schwartz Rounds event in March was a wonderful success. Thank you to those that...

Publishing & Open Access: Office Hours

Do you have questions about how to assess the publishers flooding your email in box with solicitations? Learn how to get a PMCID and manage My Bibliography....

Memory and Aging Center Tuesday Lecture

“The Discovery of Face Cells” Charles G. Gross, PhD Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience Princeton University

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Mission Bay

Topic: Self-sealing hemostatic needles Presenter: Haeshin Lee, PhD, Associate Professor, KAIST Graduate School of Nanoscience and Technology Department of...

Cultivating Emotional Balance (CEB)

This 8-week training will help participants learn to build healthy emotional boundaries that enable the practice of living an empathic, compassionate life,...

Wednesday, April 12

Resident Research Symposium

The J. Engelbert Dunphy Resident Research Symposium showcases the laboratory research of residents, fellows and medical students in the Department of...

Now Playing: A UCSF Day of Discovery & Fun at the Library

Calling all students, faculty, and staff - join the UCSF Library and UCSF Campus Life Services Arts & Events for a day of discovery, fun, and exploration at...

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: The Biological Embedding of Early Life Adversity: Intergenerational Transmission, Reversibility, and Population Health Speaker: Nicole Bush,...

Spring Hump Day: Battered, Bruised, and Broken – Evaluation and Treatment of Injured Extremities

When should you go to the Emergency Department or urgent care and when can you wait and be seen in the clinic? Ice or heat? Splint or ace wrap? Tom Richards...

Empowering Healthcare with Advanced Data Science

DESCRIPTION About the Course: The healthcare domain is now being transformed by data-driven discovery and prediction. Professionals working in healthcare...

Careers in Patent Law: with perspective from Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati

Note: Registration required (click HERE to register) *this program is for UCSF students & postdocs Description: Join us to learn about one aspect of the...

Grand Debates in Neurology

Grand Debates, with Heather Fullerton, MD, MAS Professor of Neurology University of California, San Francisco and Christine Fox, MD, MAS Assistant...

Hellman Artist Workshop on Tango

Please join us for a yearlong series of workshops on learning how to tango and communicate without words. Homer and Cristina Ladas, the 2017 Hellman...

Celebration of Life for Marilyn Reed Lucia, MD

A special celebration of life will be held for UC San Francisco Clinical Professor of Psychiatry (retired) Marilyn Reed Lucia, MD, on Wednesday, April 12 at...

UCSF Dental Free Screenings (X-rays Included)

Come in for a quick screening! If you qualify for a patient of the licensure exam, you will be able to receive free fillings and deep cleanings.

Documentary Film Screening: The Mask You Live In

Join us during Sexual Assault Awareness Month for a screening of THE MASK YOU LIVE IN, a film about how gender stereoytpes harm men and boys. Food provided.

Community Meeting: UCSF Child, Teen and Family Center & Department of Psychiatry Proposed Building Design Presentation

You are invited to a community meeting to learn about and provide feedback on the proposed design for a UCSF Child, Teen and Family Center and Department of...

Thursday, April 13

Knitting Gathering

Make hats, scarves and more. No experience necessary. Yarn and needles provided. Held at the Cancer Resource Center — just drop in.

Office Hours: Research Hacks with Evans Whitaker

If you are a beginning to advanced researcher of any kind (faculty, student, or staff), then these office hour sessions are for you. Get a customized...

Hongry Kong & Bonito Poke Food Trucks at Nelson Rising Lane

The Bonito Poke food truck specializes in Hawaiian raw fish salad while Hongry Kong serves traditional street food found in Hong Kong, including delicious...

Restorative Movement/Feldenkrais for People with Cancer

The Feldenkrais Method® -- Awareness Through Movement The Feldenkrais Method is a revolutionary approach to fitness and health that is rapidly gaining...

Super Searching: PubMed, Embase, and Beyond

Let us show you how to get the best results from your search. Go beyond the Google searching methods to get a handle on database logic. Build complex search...

Chancellor's Concert Series

Dan Glover, piano Charles-Valentin Alkan: Barcarolle in G minor, Op. 65, No. 6 Song of the Madwoman on the Seashore, Op. 31, No. 8 Aesop’s Feast (25...

Painting with the Sphero

Join us as we explore the possibilities and benefits of painting with a programmable robot, the Sphero Spark+. This pop-up is open to the UCSF communityHave...

UC Oracles Toastmasters meetings

The Mission of UC Oracles is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop...

Technology Forum

The UCSF IT Forum is open to all IT support staff across the organization, as well as any IT customers interested in the topics presented. The Forum’s...

Victoria Pitts-Taylor: talk and reception

Please join us for a talk and reception with Victoria Pitts-Taylor, Professor of Sociology and Science in Society, and Chair of the Feminist, Gender, and...

Healthcare Research & Innovations at India’s St. John’s Research Institute

Dr. Tony Raj, Dean, St. John’s Research Institute, Bangalore, India, Professor of Physiology, St. John’s Medical College and Head, Division of Medical...

UCSF Diabetes & Obesity Research Seminar Series

Zimu Deng, PhD Postdoctoral | Shum Lab | UCSF Pulmonary Division Presentation title: "Characterizing the thymocyte development in the mouse model of COPA...

2017 Last Lecture

The students have spoken and hundreds voted for Dr. Howard Pinderhughes to deliver the Last Lecture. Dr. Pinderhughes will deliver a lecture on the prompt,...

Friday, April 14

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“The effects of reward dysfunction in behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia” David Perry, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology UC San Francisco ...

Neuroimmunology Seminar

"X, drugs, rock, an’ roles… and other stories from complex autism genetics” Lauren Weiss, PhD Associate Professor of Psychiatry University of California,...

Knitting Monthly Meet-Up

Calling all knitters! This meet-up is a chance for beginning and experienced knitters to come together and work on their projects in a fun and relaxed...

Advanced Biomedical Imaging Lecture

"Probing Microstructural and Molecular Changes in Neurodegeneration Using Diffusion and Susceptibility MR Imaging” Nanjie (Nathan) Gong, PhD Postdoctoral...

Facebook Live: Elissa Epel and Cindy Leung Discuss Nutrition and Cell Aging

Join Elissa Epel, expert in stress, aging and obesity and Cindy Leung, expert in nutrition and telomere length. Tune in this Friday April 14 at 4PM PDT as...

Friday Cancer Center Seminar

Hani Goodarzi, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Biophysics & Biochemistry, UCSF Title TBA > live stream for UCSF viewers starts at 4pm Hosted by...

Saturday, April 15

PMSA's 3rd Annual UCSF Precision Medicine Conference

Join us for a one-day conference, Precision and Personalized Medicine: Health Care Frontiers. We will bring together genomic health leaders from across the...

Tobacco Policy Research Group Seminar

TPRG is a monthly seminar sponsored by Center for Tobacco Control Research & Education (CTCRE) for fellows and researchers to present new ideas and research...

Monday, April 17

Job Talk: CAP Attending Psychiatrist/Psychologist

This job talk will feature an applicant for the Department of Psychiatry's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Attending Psychiatrist/Psychologist position. For...

Patient Safety and Quality in Maternity Care:  Research, Advocacy, & Vision

Dr. Lyndon’s research program centers on patient safety and quality in maternity care with a focus on communication breakdowns and analysis of barriers and...

Zotero Clinic

Like EndNote, Zotero is a powerful research tool that helps you gather, organize, and analyze sources and then share the results of your research. Unlike...

 Global Nursing Forum: Second Annual Event - Global Is Local

It is our pleasure to announce our 2nd Annual Global Nursing Forum Event as GNF continues to grow and actualize its mission. For this year's program, we have...

UCSF Dental Free Screenings (X-rays Included)

Come in for a quick screening! If you qualify for a patient of the licensure exam, you will be able to receive free fillings and deep cleanings.

Tuesday, April 18

Evelyn Lee Visiting Scholar Lecture in Cultural Competence and Diversity

Presentation: My Journey Through Madness Speaker: Elyn R. Saks, JD, PhD Orrin B. Evans Professor of Law, Psychology, and Psychiatry and the Behavioral...

CFAR Future Leaders in HIV Annual Research Symposium 2017

Drs. Paul Volberding and Warner Greene provide this venue for promoting the work of the future leaders in HIV research. Research presentations will span...

An Interview With Elyn Saks: Living With Schizophrenia

Join us for a special talk on April 18 with Dr. Evelyn Lee Visiting Scholar in Cultural Competency and Diversity Elyn Saks! She'll be joined by UCSF...

RTP Senior Talk

Presentation: Acupuncture and Approaching Integrative Medicine Speaker: Jennifer Hagstrom, MD, MA ---------- About RTP Senior Talks: These presentations...

Finding Your Mentors

Note: Registration required. (click HERE to register) Description: Are you looking for a mentor? We believe that you don’t need a mentor--you need 5 of...

Introduction to 3D Scanning

Did you know there is a Makers Lab in the UCSF Library, with a 3D scanner? Are you curious about the applications for 3D scanning and 3D printing at...

Real Talk Dialogues: Islamophobia

Real Talk Dialogues is an interprofessional brave space for facilitated dialogues on the intersections of identity, social climate, and justice. Our third...

Staff Assembly Meeting

The UCSF Staff Assembly is an association of more than 7,000 staff employees not represented by an exclusive bargaining agent. If you are a UCSF staff...

Success Series: How to Find Your Mentors

Success Series April 18th, 12-1pm in S-157: How to Find Your Mentors Are you looking for a mentor? We believe that you don't need a mentor--you need 5 of...

GME College

Presentation: Looking Out and Stepping In: Unconscious Bias and Allyship for Health Care Professionals Speakers: Lamercie Saint-Hilare, MD Diana Wu,...

Learning from Dying: A Conversation about Consciousness and Death

A Conversation about Consciousness and Death: William A. Richards, STM, PhD (Johns Hopkins Bayview School of Medicine) and BJ Miller, MD (Symptom...

Office Hours: Research Hacks with Peggy Tahir

If you are a beginning to advanced researcher of any kind (faculty, student, or staff), then these office hour sessions are for you. Get a customized...

Living With Mental Illness and Thriving in the Workplace: A Discussion With Elyn Saks

Join us for a special talk on April 18 with Dr. Evelyn Lee Visiting Scholar in Cultural Competency and Diversity Elyn Saks! She'll be joined by Jennifer E....

Memory and Aging Center Tuesday Lecture

** CANCELED ** Mini Clinical-Pathological Case Presentation Lea T. Grinberg, MD, PhD Associate Professor of Neurology and Pathology UC San...

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Mission Bay

Topic: Breastfeeding appliance for infants born with cleft palate Presenter: A. Peter Jardine, PhD, President, Shape Change Technologies & Anne Boekelheide,...

Cultivating Emotional Balance (CEB)

This 8-week training will help participants learn to build healthy emotional boundaries that enable the practice of living an empathic, compassionate life,...

Wednesday, April 19

Special Meeting of the UCSF Medical Staff: Opioid Prescription Writing and Addiction

This is a special meeting regarding opiate prescriptions. During this meeting the following issues will be discussed: 1. Appropriate opiate prescription...

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Parnassus

Topic: Pediatric and neonatal feeding tubes with location detection and gastric residual volume measurement Presenter: Saheel Sutaria, Director of...

Job Talk: CAP Attending Psychiatrist/Psychologist

This job talk will feature an applicant for the Department of Psychiatry's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Attending Psychiatrist/Psychologist position. For...

QMHS Special Event: MDMA-Assisted Psychotherapy

This presentation will combine research methodology and results with clinical observations from both the PTSD study and the MAPS Healthy Volunteer Study in...

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: CAP-1 Clinical Conference: "Considering the Suffering of the Terminally Ill Pediatric Patient" Speaker: Robert Mendenhall, MD First-Year Child...

Spring Hump Day: Breaking Up Is Hard to Do

Should I be in this relationship? What's wrong with me that I don't feel good about myself in this relationship? Will I ever get over this loss? Drs. Lance...

Wellness Wednesdays: Write It Out - Activism and Poetry

A healing and nurturing space using the mediums of the creative arts to rejuvenate and persist. RSVP: tinyurl.com/writeitout This event is part of the...

EndNote Clinic

This class will take you through set up, importing information into EndNote, organizing that information, and then using it to add citations and references...

Tableau 101 - Visualize Your Data

Are you interested in Tableau but don’t know where to start? This class is designed to teach new Tableau users how to prepare their data, understand the...

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Workshop

Presentation: Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Workshop: Evidence, Practice, and Future of the Field Speaker (via video): Mark S. George,...

Empowering Healthcare with Advanced Data Science

DESCRIPTION About the Course: The healthcare domain is now being transformed by data-driven discovery and prediction. Professionals working in healthcare...

ICHS Seminar Series: Udi Manber

"Healthcare as an information business” Udi Manber, PhD Professor and Director of Digital Transformation, Dept of Medicine, UCSF Technical Advisor,...

Brain Club

“The Function of Synuclein” Robert Edwards, MD Professor of Neurology University of California, San Francisco

UCSF Dental Free Screenings (X-rays Included)

Come in for a quick screening! If you qualify for a patient of the licensure exam, you will be able to receive free fillings and deep cleanings.

Moonlight (Film Screening)

The LGBT Resource Center of UCSF is proud to host a free screening of MOONLIGHT (2017 Academy Award for Best Picture). Join us for film, discussion, and...

Thursday, April 20

Knitting Gathering

Make hats, scarves and more. No experience necessary. Yarn and needles provided. Held at the Cancer Resource Center — just drop in.

Chairman Truck Serving Lunch at Nelson Rising Lane

For the Chairman Truck food truck, it's all about the buns! Their food is inspired by the original street food of Asia - it's bold, spicy, unique, fast and...

Hongry Kong & Bonito Poke Food Trucks at Nelson Rising Lane

The Bonito Poke food truck specializes in Hawaiian raw fish salad while Hongry Kong serves traditional street food found in Hong Kong, including delicious...

PubMed Class @ ZSFG

Do you want to improve your PubMed searching? This class is for PubMed users who would like to learn tips to spend less time searching and achieve better...

Restorative Movement/Feldenkrais for People with Cancer

The Feldenkrais Method® -- Awareness Through Movement The Feldenkrais Method is a revolutionary approach to fitness and health that is rapidly gaining...

Chancellor's Concert Series

David Chernyavsky, violin Angela Lee, cello Markus Pawlik, piano Mendelssohn: Piano Trio No. 2 in C minor, Op. 66 Looking for a place to relax on your lunch...

Is a Nursing Shortage on the Way in California?

Over the past six years, employers have shifted from reporting a surplus of nurses to suggesting there is a shortage. How do these reports align with...

UC Oracles Toastmasters meetings

The Mission of UC Oracles is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop...

Advanced PubMed Clinic

In this class you will learn to use the advanced features of PubMed@UCSF. This hands-on class covers tips and tricks of effective PubMed searching, how to...

Basic 3D Design & Modeling with Tinkercad

Want to create your own models to 3D print in the Makers Lab? Do you have little to no experience with 3D modeling, but have something you would like to...

Craniofacial Seminar Series: Lee Niswander, PhD, University of Colorado, School of Medicine

"Visualizing neural tube closure and uncovering the causes of neural tube defects"

UCSF Diabetes & Obesity Seminar Series

Kamran Atabai, MD Associate Professor Cardiovascular Research Institute UCSF Department of Medicine Presentation title: "Milk protein-mediated regulation...

Programming and Pizza: Python/R

Learning Python or R? Need dedicated practice time where you can ask questions? Like pizza? This 1.5-hour work session is designed to give people a chance to...

"Gender Revolution" Film Screening and Discussion

Do you have questions about your transgender or intersex family or friends? Join us. All are welcome! Admission is free. Light refreshments will be served....

Friday, April 21

Neuroimmunology Seminar

"Update on Sarcoidosis Immunology” Laura Koth, MD Professor of Medicine University of California, San Francisco

Upcycle Your Paper Part 2: Stretch Bracelets

Learn to make an easy slip-on bracelet with elastic string, using paper beads. If you made paper beads in the pop-up workshop in March, bring them - or...

Introduction to 3D Printing in the Makers Lab

Did you know there is a Makers Lab in the UCSF Library, with not one, but two 3D printers? Are you curious about the applications for 3D printing here at...

Saturday, April 22

UCSF Contingent at March for Science

Join us on April 22nd, 2017 (Earth Day 2017), as we March For Science! The March for Science - San Francisco celebrates public discovery, understanding, and...

“Stand Up for Science” Teach-In and Rally

UCSF will “Stand Up for Science” in solidarity with other members of the academic and scientific communities with a teach-in and rally on the morning of...

Monday, April 24

UCSF Advocacy Day in Washington DC

Join UCSF faculty, staff and students who will meet with key members of the California Congressional delegation to advocate for biomedical research and other...

Job Talk: CAP Attending Psychiatrist/Psychologist

This job talk will feature an applicant for the Department of Psychiatry's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Attending Psychiatrist/Psychologist position. For...

Application Materials Clinic - CVs for Residency - Medical Student Edition

Note: Registration is required Description: Medical students, need help writing your CV for your MSPE? Wondering how to stand out as an applicant?...

Psychiatric Intensive Services Grand Rounds

Presentation: Is There a Case Manager in the House? What to Know About Case Management in Health/Mental Health Care Speakers: Beth Chiarelli, LCSW Social...

Sewing Machine Demo

Join us for a demo on the Makers Lab sewing machine. We'll give you a basic introduction on what our machine can do. No sewing experience necessary! This...

Virgile Viasnoff Ph.D. from Mechanobiology Institute of Singapore and the CNRS (France)

"Role of Mechanical Stress in Establishing Apico-Basal Polarity. A Single Cell Organ Approach." Dr. Valerie Weaver is hosting Virgile Viasnoff, Ph.D. from...

 Craniofacial Seminar Series: Denis Duboule, PhD, University of Geneva, Switzerland

"Long-range transcription control of Hox genes during development and evolution" Co-hosted by Program in Craniofacial Biology (PCB)...

Introduction to the Makers Lab: Knitting to 3D Printing

Have you heard about the Makers Lab in the UCSF Library? The Makers Lab is a creative, DIY space, where students, faculty, staff, and researchers can gather...

UCSF Dental Free Screenings (X-rays Included)

Come in for a quick screening! If you qualify for a patient of the licensure exam, you will be able to receive free fillings and deep cleanings.

Dogpatch Community Task Force Meeting #6

UCSF is currently planning two developments in Dogpatch that will be the focus of the discussion: Minnesota Street Graduate Student and Trainee housing at...

Tuesday, April 25

Department of Psychiatry Faculty Meeting

This meeting is for current paid Psychiatry faculty members only.

RTP Senior Talk

Presentation: Veganism in Psychiatry: What is the Relevance? Speaker: Mayumi Pierce, MD ---------- About RTP Senior Talks: These presentations are...

ABOG Science for the Rest of Us with Dr. Andrei Goga and Larisa Kure

From the Lab to the Clinic: Translating Basic Cancer Mechanisms Presenters: Andrei Goga, MD, PhD Medical oncologist and professor of Cell and Tissue...

GIVI / amfAR Institute for HIV Cure Research Seminar

Finding, Understanding, and Eliminating the HIV Reservoir Monsef Benkirane, PhD Director of Research, Molecular Virology Laboratory Institute of Human...

Beyond Basic SQL

This class will review and expand on basic techniques for querying data in SQL. We will introduce subqueries and aliases, explore core SQL functions in...

Office Hours: Research Hacks with Evans Whitaker

If you are a beginning to advanced researcher of any kind (faculty, student, or staff), then these office hour sessions are for you. Get a customized...

Distinguished Faculty Awards

Please join the UCSF Academic Senate in honoring this year’s Distinction in Mentoring and Distinction in Teaching faculty awardees.

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Mission Bay

Topic: Sentinel bandage: Monitoring wounds with non-invasive impedance mapping Presenter: David Young, MD, Professor, UCSF Department of Surgery ...

Cultivating Emotional Balance (CEB)

This 8-week training will help participants learn to build healthy emotional boundaries that enable the practice of living an empathic, compassionate life,...

International Perspectives on the Challenges and Opportunities in Psychedelic Science Research

This symposium, hosted by the Psychedelic and Enthegeon Academic Council (PEAC) at UCSF, and the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies...

UCSF Osher Mini Medical School for the Public: Move Better, Feel Better: What Can Physical Therapy Do For You?

The UCSF Osher Mini Medical School for the Public is designed to provide members of the community the opportunity to see and hear what goes on every day in...

Wednesday, April 26

BioData World West 2017

The worlds of science and technology have never been so closely intertwined. The potential and applications of bio data are limitless. From patients tracking...

UCSF Osher Mini Medical School for the Public: Wilderness Medicine: Avoiding and Managing Outdoor Medical Emergencies

The UCSF Osher Mini Medical School for the Public is designed to provide members of the community the opportunity to see and hear what goes on every day in...

Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds: Acupuncture and the Placebo Effect

Wednesday, April 26, 8:00 – 9:00 am Lisa Conboy, MA, MS, ScD UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine 1545 Divisadero Street, 5th Floor Learning...

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Parnassus

Topic: Using non-thermal irreversible electroporation to create an in vivo niche for exogenous cell engraftment Presenter: Tammy Chang, MD, PhD, Assistant...

2017 Chancellor's Health Policy Lecture with Hal Barron

Hal Barron, MD, is the President of Research & Development at Calico, a company founded by Google whose mission is to unravel the biology of aging in order...

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: The Questions We Ask Speaker: Sherri Taylor, PsyD Postdoctoral Scholar UCSF Child Trauma Research Program ---------- Learning objectives By...

Explore Family Services Available to UCSF

Join us for a conversation with representatives of Campus Life Services' Family Services. CLS Family Services is launching a campaign to bring greater...

Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds: Comparative Effectiveness Research on Acupuncture

Wednesday, April 26, 12:00 – 1:00 pm Claudia Witt, MD, MBA Learning objectives: Knowing difference between efficacy and effectiveness;Being aware of the...

Spring Hump Day: Worried About a Friend?

Everyone plays an important role in creating a healthy and caring campus community at UCSF. Come to this Student Health and Counseling workshop and learn...

Withdrawn Books Meet-Up

The Library has to withdraw outdated books on a routine basis in order to create space for new ones. Come join us in the Makers Lab to turn some of these old...

Empowering Healthcare with Advanced Data Science

DESCRIPTION About the Course: The healthcare domain is now being transformed by data-driven discovery and prediction. Professionals working in healthcare...

Brain Improvs with Josh Kornbluth

Josh Kornbluth is an amazing monologist and comedian completing a residency as an Atlantic Fellow at the Global Brain Health Institute, a collaboration...

UCSF Dental Free Screenings (X-rays Included)

Come in for a quick screening! If you qualify for a patient of the licensure exam, you will be able to receive free fillings and deep cleanings.

Thursday, April 27

BioData World West 2017

The worlds of science and technology have never been so closely intertwined. The potential and applications of bio data are limitless. From patients tracking...

Knitting Gathering

Make hats, scarves and more. No experience necessary. Yarn and needles provided. Held at the Cancer Resource Center — just drop in.

Business Strategy for Scientists: Q & A with Experts

Note: Registration Required (click HERE to register) Description: Students & postdocs: Are you interested in learning how a scientist develops Business...

NIH K Award Workshop

Attention new investigators! Each month Dept. of Psychiatry Vice Chair for Research Andrew Krystal, MD, MS, will host a workshop for those planning to...

Restorative Movement/Feldenkrais for People with Cancer

The Feldenkrais Method® -- Awareness Through Movement The Feldenkrais Method is a revolutionary approach to fitness and health that is rapidly gaining...

10th Annual Chancellor's Leadership Forum on Diversity and Inclusion

The Annual Chancellor's Leadership Forum on Diversity offers a platform for community members to hear from senior leadership on diversity initiatives at...

UC Oracles Toastmasters meetings

The Mission of UC Oracles is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop...

NIH R01 Award Workshop

Attention investigators! Each month Dept. of Psychiatry Vice Chair for Research Andrew Krystal, MD, MS, will host a workshop for those planning to submit or...

20th Anniversary Maurice Galante Lecture

The Galante Family, Dr. John P. Roberts, the Department of Surgery at UCSF, and the Galante Lecture Committee cordially invite you to the 20th Anniversary...

UCSF Diabetes & Obesity Research Seminar Series

Joel D. Schilling, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Medicine Pathology & Immunology Diabetic Cardiovascular Disease Center Section of Advance Heart Failure...

LGBT & Multicultural Resource Centers Present: Diversity Graduation

The UCSF Diversity Graduation is a celebration of the accomplishments of our UCSF underrepresented learners across the graduate and professional...

UCSF Osher Mini Medical School for the Public: Conversations with UCSF Authors: Inspiration and Expertise

The UCSF Osher Mini Medical School for the Public is designed to provide members of the community the opportunity to see and hear what goes on every day in...

Friday, April 28

Home Preparedness in Earthquake Country

Matt Springer, Professor of Medicine, will talk about precautions that can be taken to lessen the damage from an earthquake at home and work. His 1-hour...

 School of Medicine Dean's Forum - Finance

Third in a series of Dean’s Forums – an opportunity for School of Medicine faculty and staff to learn more about the nuts and bolts of our organization, the...

2017 Samuel Barondes Lecture

Presentation: Nature's Gift: How the Discovery of Structural Principles in a Microbial Protein Helped Illuminate the Pathophysiology of...

Friday Cancer Center Seminar

Lewis R. Roberts, MB, ChB, PhD, Professor of Medicine at Mayo Clinic Rochester >view speaker profile This event is part of the annual Hepatobiliary...

Makers Lab After Hours

Join us in the Makers Lab for an after hours event at the Library. We will be 3D printing, 3D scanning, working with arts & crafts, and much more! Have you...

Saturday, April 29

March for Babies

March for Babies, Saturday April 29th Registration 8AM | Start 9AM The March for Dimes March for Babies is an annual fundraising event to help fight the...

Sunday, April 30

Fight Cancer in San Mateo - 'SMAC OUT CANCER'

Come to the 5th annual Fundraiser for Swim Across America! Participate in one or all: Swim with Olympians, run with Olympians, Yoga with Olympians, or dance...

April 2017