Events

October 18 - November 16, 2018

Thursday, October 18

ELNEC - Pediatric Palliative Care Conference and Workshops

A two-and-a-half day End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) educational activity. The focus is on helping interdisciplinary team members to...

Gladstone Neuroscience Seminar Series

Eric Schadt, PhD, Dean for Precision Medicine and the Professor of Genomics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and the CEO/CSO of Sema4 presents...

UCSF/SFVAMC Center for Population Brain Health Lecture Series

Presentation: Aquatic Exercise in Veterans With Mild Cognitive Impairment Speaker: Kaci Fairchild, PhD Clinical Assistant Professor (affiliated) Dept. of...

 UCSF Scientific Vendor Showcase

Join lab managers to learn about the newest and best products that can make your work easier and your lab more productive. Network with colleagues and...

How Traumatic Stress Causes Ill Health

Full presentation title: An Inflammatory Story: How Traumatic Stress Causes Ill Health Speaker: Aoife O'Donovan, PhD Adjunct Assistant Professor of...

Restorative Movement: The Feldenkrais® Method: For People with Cancer

The Feldenkrais® Method is a revolutionary approach to fitness and health that is rapidly gaining recognition as a powerful means of rehabilitation for those...

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

Anyone can find deeper well-being and enjoy the benefits of yoga. Whether you are in active treatment or living beyond cancer, yoga can help to enhance your...

3D Printing at UCSF: Part I

Did you know anyone from the UCSF community can 3D print right inside of the Library? Are you curious about the applications for 3D printing at UCSF? Join...

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds - Dr. Jeff Kohlwes

Title: Updates in General Internal Medicine; 2017-18 Speaker: Jeff Kohlwes, MD Bio: Jeff Kohlwes is a Professor of Medicine at the San Francisco VAMC. ...

Knitting Gathering: For People with Cancer

Come together to knit, to share, and to laugh! Our weekly Knitting Gathering is the perfect way to relax, meet others, and create beautiful hats, scarves,...

UC Oracles Toastmasters meetings

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

UCSF NCSAM Celebration - Mission Bay

Please join us for a celebration of National Cyber Security Awareness Month ain the Genentech Hall Atrium. UCSF IT and the UCSF Privacy Office will be on...

F.A.S.T. Class

FAST Focus ACL Injury Prevention Program A progressive approach to speed and agility techniques Introduces the proper techniques of functional strength...

Friday, October 19

Audiology Cochlear Implant Team Conference

Speakers Kathryn Ritter, PhD, LSLS Cert AVT Listening and Spoken Language Specialist Auditory PathwaysKathryn Ritter has worked in a clinical setting with...

ELNEC - Pediatric Palliative Care Conference and Workshops

A two-and-a-half day End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) educational activity. The focus is on helping interdisciplinary team members to...

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“How Can Neuroscience Inform Public Policies?” Facundo Manes, MD, PhD President, INECO Foundation for Research in Cognitive Neuroscience, Buenos Aires,...

Building a Publishing Pipeline: Concrete Strategies for Increasing your Writing Productivity

This workshop will help attendees to develop a methodical and sustainable writing process that can be applied in both professional and personal projects. Led...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Deconvoluting the Transcriptional Basis of Cellular Identity in the Human CNS Michael Oldham, PhD Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery Principal...

Core and More: For People with Cancer

Exercise training can improve physical functioning in cancer patients. Exercise can reduce feelings of fatigue, depression, and nausea; improve mental...

PubMed for Future and Practicing Clinicians (Online)

PubMed isn’t just for conducting exhaustive literature reviews- it also offers database features for clinicians needing to answer quick clinical questions....

3D Printing at UCSF Part II

Recommended prerequisite: 3D Printing at UCSF Part I Did you know anyone from the UCSF community can 3D print right inside of the Library? Want to create...

SEP at UCSF: Science Outreach Information Session

The Science and Health Education Partnership (SEP) offers this information session for UCSF staff, faculty and students to learn about volunteering to...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Contact brian.pande@ucsf.edu for speaker/topic details. --------------- UCSF ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and...

Friday Cancer Center Seminar Series

Held weekly on Fridays at UCSF Mission Bay. Please visit cancer.ucsf.edu/seminars for up-to-date information on the speaker and topic, as well as for the...

Saturday, October 20

ELNEC - Pediatric Palliative Care Conference and Workshops

A two-and-a-half day End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) educational activity. The focus is on helping interdisciplinary team members to...

Pilates for Young Athletes

Pilates mat class can: Stablize your core Improve your posture Gain flexibility Who Athletes of all types, age 12 and older Where and When Oakland...

Taste for the Cure: A Taste of Science

Please join the UCSF Carol Franc Buck Breast Care Center in Taste for the Cure 2018, an informational community event to complement patient care. This is a...

Potrero Hill Festival

Enjoy the views from above and family-friendly fun at the 29th Annual Potrero Hill Festival. You'll have an opportunity to listen to live music, mingle with...

Buchanan YMCA 15th Annual Sentimental Journey

Join the Buchanan YMCA and UCSF for an evening of dinner, dancing, and a silent auction. Your support will benefit community youth and teens.

Sunday, October 21

Striking Out Childhood Cancer: A fundraiser for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation

The Striking Out Childhood Cancer event is in memory of UCSF patient C.J. Banaszek. It celebrates C.J.’s life and birthday with a “C.J. Strong” bowling bash...

Monday, October 22

UCSF Immuno"XX": Women in Immunology Symposium

ImmunoX is proud to host the first annual Women in Immunology Symposium. The full day event will be broken into four sections covering a wide range of topics...

Designing Equitable Foundations for Open Knowledge: Open Access Week

Join the UCSF Library as we participate in 2018 International Open Access Week! Open access (OA) is the free, immediate, online access to the published...

Adult Behavioral Health Services Q&A Forum

Moderator: Maga Jackson-Triche, MD, MSHS Professor and Vice Chair for Adult Psychiatry UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences Vice President for Adult...

SEP at UCSF: Science Outreach Information Session

The Science and Health Education Partnership (SEP) offers this information session for UCSF staff, faculty and students to learn about volunteering to...

The Changing Roles of the Physician: Is Professionalism Still Possible?

A talk by Christine Cassel, MD, MACP Widely accepted concepts of professionalism standards for physicians include primacy of patient interests, respect for...

UCSF Cyber Security Awareness Celebration

Please join us for a celebration of National Cyber Security Awareness Month at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. UCSF IT and the UCSF Privacy...

Intensive Services Grand Rounds

Presentation: Psilocybin and MDMA: Updates on Research Speakers: Brian T. Anderson, MD, MSc Postdoctoral Research Fellow San Francisco VA Medical...

Meditation & Guided Imagery: For People with Cancer

People with cancer and their caregivers are invited to join us for our free weekly Meditation and Guided Imagery class. This is a drop-in weekly class (no...

Survivorship Wellness: For Post-Treatment Cancer Patients

Survivorship Wellness is an 8-week clinical program focused on helping survivors of cancer learn about, set goals, and practice skills to optimize their...

STAR Spotlight on ASD and NDDs

Presentation: Community Resources for Children and Adults With Autism Spectrum Disorder Speaker: Katy Ankenman, MSW, LCSW Clinical Social Worker UCSF Weill...

Pilates for Young Athletes

Pilates mat class can: Stablize your core Improve your posture Gain flexibility Who Athletes of all types, age 12 and older Where and When Oakland...

Tuesday, October 23

BCHO Grand Rounds: State-of-the-Art Pediatric Cardiovascular CT (Taybi Memorial Lecture)

Presented by: Cynthia Rigsby, MD, FACR Pediatric Radiologist Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Professor of Radiology and...

Department of Psychiatry Faculty Meeting

This meeting is for current Psychiatry academic paid faculty members only.

Psychiatry Education Spotlight

Topic: Academic Advancement: Expectations for Promotion in the Clinician-Educator Series Instructor: Lowell Tong, MD Executive Vice Chair and Professor of...

Ob/Gyn and RS Grand Rounds

Please see website for upcoming topics: https://obgyn.ucsf.edu/education-training/grand-rounds

 Find and Cite! (Online)

Whether you are new to UCSF, new to research, or both, this class will help orient you to resources at UCSF. We will cover tools to help your find, access,...

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

Anyone can find deeper well-being and enjoy the benefits of yoga. Whether you are in active treatment or living beyond cancer, yoga can help to enhance your...

Healing Through Dance: For People with Cancer

In this class, participants use movement, expression, imagery, and creativity to facilitate their own healing. Re-awakening the body to action enhances...

Integrative Case Conference

Presentation: TBA Part I - Oct. 16Part II - Oct. 23Presenter: Alison Hwong, MD, PhD Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

Free Lunch, Movie & Panel @ Parnassus

Join the Office of Sustainability and UCSF Library for a special lunch time screening of the Redford Center and HBO documentary Happening: A Clean Energy...

Free Lunch, Movie, and Panel at Parnassus

Join the UCSF Office of Sustainability and the UCSF Library for the free screening of Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution. Filmmaker James Redford embarks...

Toastmasters for Health

Toastmasters for Health is a Toastmasters International club based at UCSF Mission Bay campus. Established in 2013 as an aid to staff development, our club...

Withdrawn Books

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...

15th Annual Radiology Imaging Research Symposium

The 15th Annual Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Research Symposium will be held on TUESDAY, OCT 23, 2018. All within the UCSF and the...

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! Have...

Memory and Aging Center Tuesday Lecture

Special Lecture Title to be Announced Presented by Harry Steinbusch, PhD Research Director MHeNS School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Maastricht...

Startup Connection

Join us and our partner Alexandria Real Estate for a mixer that brings together Mission Bay entrepreneurs with our local venture capitalists. Meet VCs in a...

Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: A Patch-based Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator Presenter: Jay Dhuldhoya, MS, R&D Engineer, Element Science ...

Breakfast Cooking Class for Students

UCSF students, in this hands-on cooking class, you'll learn how to make a healthy breakfast. All materials are included. RSVP to fsfs@ucsf.edu to...

Dinner and Panel: Addiction Medicine and the Opioid Crisis

Please join Catherine Lucey, MD, Executive Vice Dean and Vice Dean for Education, for a special panel on addiction medicine and the opioid crisis. This panel...

Osher Mini Medical School for the Public: Common Medical Complaints – When Should I Worry?

Course Description: Common Medical Complaints – When Should I Worry? We all have concerns about our health, but when should we ignore them and keep fingers...

Wednesday, October 24

Neurology Staff Retreat

Sponsored by the Department of Neurology Diversity Committee Invitation only, registration required. 9:00am — Welcome! Coffee & tea in the Atrium. 9:30am...

Systematic Review Series | Session 1: Intro and Overview

Topics: The systematic review familyWhat is a systematic review (and what it is not)What does it take to do one?Outline of the process from conception to...

 Free Lunch, Movie & Panel @ Mission Bay

Join the Office of Sustainability and UCSF Library for a special lunch time screening of the Redford Center and HBO documentary Happening: A Clean Energy...

3D Printing at UCSF: Part III

Recommended prerequisite: 3D Printing at UCSF Parts I and II Do you have a CT scan that you would like to convert to a 3D print? Are you interested in...

Student Health Fall Hump Day 2018: Thriving as a First-Generation College Student

Student Health Fall 2018 Hump Day Student Wellness Series (P) Take a mid-week break and join Student Health and Counseling for the Fall Hump Day Student...

Using RefWorks at UCSF

The New RefWorks works more efficiently and is easy to set up and use. It does everything you need EndNote for, but is free to the UCSF community, and far...

Neurology Wednesday Conference

3:00-4:00pm Dr. Julian Motzkin - Topic TBD 4:00-5:00pm Dr. Megan Richie - Topic TBD

Getting Ahead with Open Access Event & Reception

Two decades after open access came into existence, there's been steady progress in the amount of scholarly content that's published immediately open access...

PubMed for Clinicians @ MB

After just 30 minutes, you will be able to use PubMed to quickly incorporate evidence-based information into your clinical practice. We’ll get there by...

Runners Clinic at the Lab

If running is a part of your sport, we want to help you make running effortless, move more efficiently, run faster, avoid injury, improve your performance,...

Free Class - Laughter Yoga

Laughter Really Is the Best Medicine! Laughter is contagious and has a powerful and immediate effect on our mind, body and spirit. Our bodies can’t tell the...

T. Hans Newton Lecture: Neural Substrates of Musical Creativity

The annual T. Hans Newton memorial lecture is held each October in memory of the life and work of esteemed Professor Emeritus T. Hans Newton, MD, whose...

Parnassus Heights Re-envisioning Process Community Working Group Meetings

UCSF is beginning a process to re-envision our historic Parnassus Heights campus to better serve the community, our employees, patients, and visitors. To...

Thursday, October 25

Getting feedback on your application materials for faculty positions

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Candidates who would like to get feedback on their materials are encouraged to attend this...

9:30am
Current Trends in Theft of Intellectual Property by Nikki Betz, FBI Special Agent (TICKET REQUIRED)

The FBI San Francisco Private Sector Engagement Squad is responsible for external liaison and engagement with private sector and community partners in the...

Neurobiological Stress Mechanisms of Adolescent Depression

Full presentation title: Neurobiological Stress Mechanisms of Adolescent Depression Speaker: TIffany Ho, PhD Instructor Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral...

Restorative Movement: The Feldenkrais® Method: For People with Cancer

The Feldenkrais® Method is a revolutionary approach to fitness and health that is rapidly gaining recognition as a powerful means of rehabilitation for those...

Quarterly VA Staff Meeting

The Department of Medicine at the SFVAMC is excited to host our first-ever Quarterly Staff Meeting for all of our staff in the department. This meeting will...

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

Anyone can find deeper well-being and enjoy the benefits of yoga. Whether you are in active treatment or living beyond cancer, yoga can help to enhance your...

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds - Dr. Sui Huang

Rudi Schmid Lecture - WHY CANCER TREATMENT BACKFIRES AND WHAT WE CAN DO - FROM GENERAL BIOLOGICAL PRINCIPLES to PERSONALIZED MEDICINE Speaker: Sui Huang,...

Knitting Gathering: For People with Cancer

Come together to knit, to share, and to laugh! Our weekly Knitting Gathering is the perfect way to relax, meet others, and create beautiful hats, scarves,...

UC Oracles Toastmasters meetings

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

PubMed for Future and Practicing Clinicians (Online)

PubMed isn’t just for conducting exhaustive literature reviews- it also offers database features for clinicians needing to answer quick clinical questions....

Mission Hall Ask & Learn

Join UCSF Real Estate for an informational session on Mission Hall acoustical treatments, focus room conversions and updates on Mission Bay construction....

Immunotherapy Networking Event

join UCSF clinicians and researchers for an afternoon team science event around Immunotherapy This event is hosted by The UCSF Research Development Office’s...

F.A.S.T. Class

FAST Focus ACL Injury Prevention Program A progressive approach to speed and agility techniques Introduces the proper techniques of functional strength...

2018 AACAP Reception

Matthew W. State, MD, PhD Oberndorf Family Distinguished Professor Chair, Department of Psychiatry Director, Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute & Bryan...

Osher Mini Medical School - Innovators and Innovations at UCSF: The Shape of Things to Come

Course Description Innovators and Innovation at UCSF: The Shape of Things to Come UCSF has a long history of pioneering innovation and advancing its bold...

Friday, October 26

 Relationship Centered Communication Skills for UCSF Health Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers

CECH, The UCSF Health Center for Enhancement of Communication in Healthcare invites faculty physicians and advanced practice providers to sharpen your...

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training by invitation only for Department of Medicine

Clinical teachers are not trained in how to handle bias and discrimination in the clinical setting where they are teaching. When bias occurs, they don't feel...

Accelerated Path to the Teach for UCSF Certificate in Clinical Teaching - North Bay

This intensive session aims to accelerate progress toward improved teaching skills for faculty who are enrolled, or plan to enroll, in a Teach for UCSF...

Teaching and Assessing in Competency-Based Education - North Bay

Led by: Elizabeth Gatewood, DNP, FNP-C, RN, CNE UCSF School of Nursing Now that educational programs are expected to address the six general competencies,...

Core and More: For People with Cancer

Exercise training can improve physical functioning in cancer patients. Exercise can reduce feelings of fatigue, depression, and nausea; improve mental...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Contact brian.pande@ucsf.edu for speaker/topic details. --------------- UCSF ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and...

Thinking Like a Leader: Creating Habits of Mind and Heart

Led by: Sandrijn van Schaik, MD, PhD Bruce Blumberg, MD Josette Rivera, MD There are many different models for leadership, and an extensive literature on...

Writing Effective Narrative Evaluations - North Bay

Led by: Elizabeth Joyce, PhD Teachers are regularly called upon to provide learner evaluations. It is difficult to write evaluation comments that are...

Free Class - Afternoon Laughter

Laughter Really Is the Best Medicine! Laughter is contagious and has a powerful and immediate effect on our mind, body and spirit. Our bodies can’t tell...

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, October 27

Interpersonal Violence Prevention Conference

Students for the Prevention of Violence at UCSF is proud to host this year's conference, which will focus on the interconnectedness and impact of multiple...

Exploring Nature and Health

Participants will gain skills to integrate nature into their clinical practice through this hands-on, skills oriented training. And outside time is included!...

Pilates for Young Athletes

Pilates mat class can: Stablize your core Improve your posture Gain flexibility Who Athletes of all types, age 12 and older Where and When Oakland...

Step Forward to Cure TSC

Join the UCSF Memory and Aging Center as we walk to support people with tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC). The Step Forward to Cure TSC Northern California...

Sunday, October 28

Sutro Stewards Beers by Walking

Taste beers from local craft breweries inspired by Bay Area plants and landscapes. Take an optional Guided Hike or Nursery Tour at 1 PM to discover the...

Monday, October 29

 Relationship Centered Communication Skills for UCSF Health Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers

CECH, The UCSF Health Center for Enhancement of Communication in Healthcare invites faculty physicians and advanced practice providers to sharpen your...

Faculty Mentoring Lunchtimes Series, Margot Kushel, MD

This lunch series features distinguished faculty mentors in an informal session about mentorship, career advancement and satisfactionat UCSF. Light lunch...

Meditation & Guided Imagery: For People with Cancer

People with cancer and their caregivers are invited to join us for our free weekly Meditation and Guided Imagery class. This is a drop-in weekly class (no...

Survivorship Wellness: For Post-Treatment Cancer Patients

Survivorship Wellness is an 8-week clinical program focused on helping survivors of cancer learn about, set goals, and practice skills to optimize their...

Pilates for Young Athletes

Pilates mat class can: Stablize your core Improve your posture Gain flexibility Who Athletes of all types, age 12 and older Where and When Oakland...

Tuesday, October 30

BCHO Grand Rounds: How Should We Think about Genomic Sequencing of Newborns?

Presented by: Barbara Koenig, PhD Director, Bioethics Program University of California San Francisco Objectives: Identify the ethical challenges of using...

14th Annual Evelyn Lee Visiting Scholar Lecture @ Parnassus

The 14th Annual Evelyn Lee Visiting Scholar Lecture in Cultural Competence and Diversity: Minority Health and Health Disparities Science in Mental...

Ob/Gyn and RS Grand Rounds

Please see website for upcoming topics: https://obgyn.ucsf.edu/education-training/grand-rounds

14th Annual Evelyn Lee Visiting Scholar Lecture @ ZSFG

The 14th Annual Evelyn Lee Visiting Scholar Lecture in Cultural Competence and Diversity: Enhancing Diversity in the Clinical and Scientific Workforce: An...

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

Anyone can find deeper well-being and enjoy the benefits of yoga. Whether you are in active treatment or living beyond cancer, yoga can help to enhance your...

Healing Through Dance: For People with Cancer

In this class, participants use movement, expression, imagery, and creativity to facilitate their own healing. Re-awakening the body to action enhances...

When IoT Attacks - Understanding the Safety Risks Associated with Connected Devices

Billy is the founder of Whitescope LLC, a startup focused on embedded device security. Billy is recognized as one of the world’s most respected experts on...

Dia de los Muertos Sugar Skull Decorating

Join Chicano Latino Campus Association & the Makers Lab for a Sugar Skull Decorating Workshop Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a festive holiday...

Toastmasters for Health

Toastmasters for Health is a Toastmasters International club based at UCSF Mission Bay campus. Established in 2013 as an aid to staff development, our club...

Dia de los Muertos Sugar Skull Decorating

Join Chicano Latino Campus Association & the Makers Lab for a Sugar Skull Decorating Workshop Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a festive holiday...

14th Annual Evelyn Lee Visiting Scholar Lecture @ SFVAMC

The 14th Annual Evelyn Lee Visiting Scholar Lecture in Cultural Competence and Diversity: Health Disparities in Addiction and Severe Mental Illness: Where is...

Halloween Decor Meet Up

Come get in the Halloween spirit at the Makers Lab! Supplies will be provided. This pop-up is open to the UCSF communityHave questions? Email...

Physician/Provider Communication Refresher Skillset 2- Elicit & Respond to Pt/Family

Skill Set 2 Refresher: Elicit & Respond to Patient & Family Perspective Active ListeningEliciting Perspective with ICEEmpathy PEARLSTarget Audience: UCSF...

Memory and Aging Center Tuesday Lecture

Special Lecture Using Tech Resources at the MAC Presented by Katherine Rankin, PhD Professor & Neuropsychologist in Neurology UCSF Memory and Aging Center

National Academy of Sciences briefing on on the Sexual Harassment of Women in Academic Science & Medicine

Earlier this year, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) released a consensus study report on the issue of sexual harassment...

Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: UCSF Health Hub: Connecting Healthcare Visionaries Presenter: Christina Murphy, Marketing Director, UCSF Health Hub ...

Osher Mini Medical School for the Public: Common Medical Complaints – When Should I Worry?

Course Description: Common Medical Complaints – When Should I Worry? We all have concerns about our health, but when should we ignore them and keep fingers...

Wednesday, October 31

COMMUNITY REFLECTION following the NASEM Briefing on the Sexual Harassment in Academia Study

We invite students and postdoctoral scholars to join us for a confidential community discussion and reflection as a follow-up to the National Academies of...

Makers Lab Haunted House

Drop by on Halloween anytime the Makers Lab is open (10am-6pm) to see spooky projects created by the UCSF community, for the UCSF community. Also make sure...

PRIDE Values Overview

The Department of Medicine embraces the PRIDE Values and is actively working to ensure that all of our staff have a solid understanding of how to exemplify...

Student Health Fall Hump Day 2018: Contraception- Misconceptions and Myths for Providers and Consumers

Student Health Fall 2018 Hump Day Student Wellness Series (P) Take a mid-week break and join Student Health and Counseling for the Fall Hump Day Student...

UCSF Archives Halloween Open House: Oddities of the Past

Get in the Halloween spirit and join UCSF Archives and Special Collections on October 31st and view selected pieces from the historical collections in the...

Neurology Wednesday Conference

3:00-4:00pm Dr. Rebecca Michael - Topic TBD 4:00-5:00pm Dr. Nicole Rosendale - Topic TBD

Brain Improv with Josh Kornbluth

Josh Kornbluth is an amazing comedic monologist and Atlantic Fellow for Equity in Brain Health at the Global Brain Health Institute, a collaboration between...

Thursday, November 1

GLOBAL NEUROLOGY ROUNDS:  Dementia, Behavioral Neurology -- Social Determinants of Care: Depression and Isolation

GLOBAL NEUROLOGY ROUNDS Thursday, November 1, 2018 8 to 9:30 AM PDT and 3 to 4:30 PM IST Dementia – Behavioral Neurology Social Determinants of Care:...

Negotiating your faculty job offer (Negotiation series Part I)

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Waiting for a faculty job offer? This seminar will introduce you to the negotiation process and...

Restorative Movement: The Feldenkrais® Method: For People with Cancer

The Feldenkrais® Method is a revolutionary approach to fitness and health that is rapidly gaining recognition as a powerful means of rehabilitation for those...

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

Anyone can find deeper well-being and enjoy the benefits of yoga. Whether you are in active treatment or living beyond cancer, yoga can help to enhance your...

Knitting Gathering: For People with Cancer

Come together to knit, to share, and to laugh! Our weekly Knitting Gathering is the perfect way to relax, meet others, and create beautiful hats, scarves,...

Networking Using Social Media - In Collaboration with PLS

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Description: Do you have a LinkedIn account but not sure how to connect with professionals in...

PRIDE Values Overview

The Department of Medicine embraces the PRIDE Values and is actively working to ensure that all of our staff have a solid understanding of how to exemplify...

 Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Altar Viewing Reception

Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a festive holiday celebrated in November throughout Mexico that celebrates the life of loved ones who have passed....

MedEd Grand Rounds ONLINE: Master's thesis work by Mindy Ju and Emily Abdoler

This session will be streamed online, and the in-person session take place in CL-215-216. Please register below to receive the link on the day of the...

MedEd Grand Rounds: Master's thesis work by Mindy Ju and Emily Abdoler

The faculty of the Center for Faculty Educators presents this Medical Education Grand Rounds featuring two master's degree students and their thesis work in...

Startup 101 Information Session/Mixer #2

Startup 101 is UCSF’s acclaimed entrepreneurship course that teaches the basics of starting a company. The class is offered once a year in January. Have an...

DIFFA DESIGNS 2018: FASHION FORWARD

DIFFA SF has selected Ward 86, UCSF's HIV Clinic at Zuckerberg SF General Hospital, as the recipient of this year’s fundraising efforts at its annual fall...

F.A.S.T. Class

FAST Focus ACL Injury Prevention Program A progressive approach to speed and agility techniques Introduces the proper techniques of functional strength...

Osher Mini Medical School - Innovators and Innovations at UCSF: The Shape of Things to Come

Course Description Innovators and Innovation at UCSF: The Shape of Things to Come UCSF has a long history of pioneering innovation and advancing its bold...

Friday, November 2

 48th Annual Fall Monterey Conference: Cutting Edge of 21st Century Pediatrics

The Monterey Bay is famous for its beautiful coastline and its many recreational attractions. This conference at the Embassy Suites Monterey Bay Seaside...

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

Lecture Title to be Announced Jennifer S. Yokoyama, PhD Assistant Professor, Memory and Aging Center University of California, San Francisco ...

Free Breakfast + Viewing Party: Community as Infrastructure from OpenCon

Join us for breakfast as we watch a recording of the 2018 OpenCon plenary session "Community as Infrastructure." This is your chance to learn more about open...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Lecture Title TBA Feng Mei, PhD Associate Professor of Histology and Embryology Third Military Medical University

Core and More: For People with Cancer

Exercise training can improve physical functioning in cancer patients. Exercise can reduce feelings of fatigue, depression, and nausea; improve mental...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Contact brian.pande@ucsf.edu for speaker/topic details. --------------- UCSF ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and...

Friday Cancer Center Seminar Series

Held weekly on Fridays at UCSF Mission Bay. Please visit cancer.ucsf.edu/seminars for up-to-date information on the speaker and topic, as well as for the...

Saturday, November 3

Pilates for Young Athletes

Pilates mat class can: Stablize your core Improve your posture Gain flexibility Who Athletes of all types, age 12 and older Where and When Oakland...

Bay Area Science Festival Discovery Day at AT&T Park

Join the UCSF Memory and Aging Center at the Bay Area Science Festival! This FREE event is unlike any other – with dynamic demonstrations, engaging...

Monday, November 5

Step it Up Online Wellness Challenge

Stay active this holiday season with Step it Up! The 5-week online challenge focuses on physical activity, gratitude and recognition. Participants who meet...

What's Your Hook? Creating recruitment materials that are actionable and effective

Save the date! What's Your Hook? Creating recruitment materials that are actionable and effective Health literacy and design experts will co-present how to...

Digital Health Core Seminar Series

Academic Presentation: TBA Academic Speaker: TBA ---------- Industry Presentation: TBA Industry Speaker: TBA ---------- About this seminar series: We...

5150 Clinician Training

Presentation: California Welfare and Institutions Code Psychiatric Holds (5150/5585): What to Know and How to Do It Right Speaker: Dominic Tarpey,...

Meditation & Guided Imagery: For People with Cancer

People with cancer and their caregivers are invited to join us for our free weekly Meditation and Guided Imagery class. This is a drop-in weekly class (no...

Survivorship Wellness: For Post-Treatment Cancer Patients

Survivorship Wellness is an 8-week clinical program focused on helping survivors of cancer learn about, set goals, and practice skills to optimize their...

Eating Disorders FBT Caregiver Group

This special group session is only for caregivers of patients undergoing treatment in the UCSF Eating Disorders Program. Registration is...

Pilates for Young Athletes

Pilates mat class can: Stablize your core Improve your posture Gain flexibility Who Athletes of all types, age 12 and older Where and When Oakland...

Tuesday, November 6

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: TBA Speaker: Jacob S. Ballon, MD, MPH Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Director, INSPIRE Clinic Stanford...

Ob/Gyn and RS Grand Rounds

Please see website for upcoming topics: https://obgyn.ucsf.edu/education-training/grand-rounds

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

Anyone can find deeper well-being and enjoy the benefits of yoga. Whether you are in active treatment or living beyond cancer, yoga can help to enhance your...

Healing Through Dance: For People with Cancer

In this class, participants use movement, expression, imagery, and creativity to facilitate their own healing. Re-awakening the body to action enhances...

Integrative Case Conference

Presentation: TBA Part I - Nov. 6Part II - Nov. 13Presenter: Jessica Holliday, MD, MPH Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

Toastmasters for Health

Toastmasters for Health is a Toastmasters International club based at UCSF Mission Bay campus. Established in 2013 as an aid to staff development, our club...

USF Teaching Opportunities Information Session (Parnassus)

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) UCSF/USF Partnership for Undergraduate Mentoring and Teaching (PUMT) OCPD and University of San...

Managing Stress During the Holidays: For UCSF Cancer Patients and Survivors

The holidays can be a joyous time of year, but they can also be a recipe for STRESS! If you are receiving or have received treatment for cancer at UCSF, we...

Memory and Aging Center Tuesday Lecture

Journal Club Title to be Announced Presented by: Kyan Younes, MD, Behavioral Neurology Fellow, UCSF Memory and Aging Center Alissa Bernstein, PhD,...

Breakfast Cooking Class for Students

UCSF students, in this hands-on cooking class, you'll learn how to make a healthy breakfast. All materials are included. RSVP to fsfs@ucsf.edu to...

Osher Mini Medical School for the Public: Common Medical Complaints – When Should I Worry?

Course Description: Common Medical Complaints – When Should I Worry? We all have concerns about our health, but when should we ignore them and keep fingers...

Wednesday, November 7

Augmented Reality: Is the Future of Radiology Augmented?

Jesse Courtier, MD Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology Director of Pediatric Radiology Fellowship Program UCSF Augmented Reality is a novel emerging...

Pulmonary Precision Medicine Seminar Series

Topic: "Surviving Regulatory Roadblocks in Clinical Research" Organizer: Prescott Woodruff, MD, MPH Presenter: Christine Nguyen, CCRP The "Pulmonary...

Systematic Review Series | Session 2: Searching for Information

Topics: Systematic review searches are sensitive and use multiple sources.We will talk about PubMed, Embase, Web of ScienceOther topics as they arise.Bring...

NIH K Award Workshop

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

11:30am
LPPHC CAP Faculty/Staff Meeting

This meeting is for LPPHC Child and Adolescent Psychiatry faculty and staff members only. A light lunch will be served.

SON Global Health and HIV Minors Info Session for SON students

Learn about the Global Health and HIV minors. Faculty will be present to answer questions and help students choose courses which fit their interests and...

Student Health Fall Hump Day 2018: Counting Sheep - A Guide for Healthy Sleep

Student Health Fall 2018 Hump Day Student Wellness Series (P) Take a mid-week break and join Student Health and Counseling for the Fall Hump Day Student...

IPE Strategies: Setting the Stage for Interprofessional Teaching

Led by: Josette Rivera, MD Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine UCSF School of Medicine Conan MacDougall, PharmD, MAS Professor of Clinical...

Neurology Wednesday Conference

3:00-4:00pm Dr. Adeline Goss - Topic TBD 4:00-5:00pm Dr. Neel Singhal - Topic TBD 5:00pm - Program Director/Resident Meeting

Free Class - Laughter Yoga

Laughter Really Is the Best Medicine! Laughter is contagious and has a powerful and immediate effect on our mind, body and spirit. Our bodies can’t tell the...

Thursday, November 8

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training

Clinical teachers are not trained in how to handle bias and discrimination in the clinical setting where they are teaching. When bias occurs, they don't feel...

Finding Funding through Pivot @ MB

Pivot: One stop shopping for funding opportunities Are you looking for funding to support your research, training, fellowship, postdoc or program/curriculum...

Restorative Movement: The Feldenkrais® Method: For People with Cancer

The Feldenkrais® Method is a revolutionary approach to fitness and health that is rapidly gaining recognition as a powerful means of rehabilitation for those...

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

Anyone can find deeper well-being and enjoy the benefits of yoga. Whether you are in active treatment or living beyond cancer, yoga can help to enhance your...

Knitting Gathering: For People with Cancer

Come together to knit, to share, and to laugh! Our weekly Knitting Gathering is the perfect way to relax, meet others, and create beautiful hats, scarves,...

The Chancellor's Concert in Honor of UCSF Veterans

The Ives Collective with pianist Robin Sutherland performs a special concert in honor of UCSF Veterans. Elgar: Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 84 will be...

Veterans Open House and Job Fair

Veterans seeking new UCSF employment, please RSVP by visiting UCSFVeteransEvent.eventbrite.com. The University of California – one of the best public...

PubMed for Clinicians @ Parnassus

After just 30 minutes, you will be able to use PubMed to quickly incorporate evidence-based information into your clinical practice. We’ll get there by...

F.A.S.T. Class

FAST Focus ACL Injury Prevention Program A progressive approach to speed and agility techniques Introduces the proper techniques of functional strength...

Osher Mini Medical School - Innovators and Innovations at UCSF: The Shape of Things to Come

Course Description Innovators and Innovation at UCSF: The Shape of Things to Come UCSF has a long history of pioneering innovation and advancing its bold...

Friday, November 9

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

Lecture Title to be Announced Rachel Caspari, PhD Professor of Anthropology Central Michigan University Disclosures Planners: Lawren VandeVrede, MD,...

Core and More: For People with Cancer

Exercise training can improve physical functioning in cancer patients. Exercise can reduce feelings of fatigue, depression, and nausea; improve mental...

Needle Craft Monthly Meet-Up

Calling all fans of knitting, crochet, cross-stitch, sewing, and embroidery! This meet-up (previously the knitting meet-up) is a chance for beginning and...

USF Teaching Opportunities Information Session (Mission Bay)

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) UCSF/USF Partnership for Undergraduate Mentoring and Teaching (PUMT) OCPD and University of San...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Contact brian.pande@ucsf.edu for speaker/topic details. --------------- UCSF ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and...

Friday Cancer Center Seminar Series

Held weekly on Fridays at UCSF Mission Bay. Please visit cancer.ucsf.edu/seminars for up-to-date information on the speaker and topic, as well as for the...

Saturday, November 10

2018 Walk to End Alzheimer's

Every day, the UCSF Memory and Aging Center sees the effect Alzheimer's disease has on individuals and their families. We walk to show our support for the...

Pilates for Young Athletes

Pilates mat class can: Stablize your core Improve your posture Gain flexibility Who Athletes of all types, age 12 and older Where and When Oakland...

Monday, November 12

Meditation & Guided Imagery: For People with Cancer

People with cancer and their caregivers are invited to join us for our free weekly Meditation and Guided Imagery class. This is a drop-in weekly class (no...

Survivorship Wellness: For Post-Treatment Cancer Patients

Survivorship Wellness is an 8-week clinical program focused on helping survivors of cancer learn about, set goals, and practice skills to optimize their...

Psychiatry Education Scholarship Collaborative

The Department of Psychiatry’s Education Scholarship Collective (ESC) aims to promote national excellence in individual and group-based education...

Tuesday, November 13

 Relationship Centered Communication Skills for UCSF Health Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers

CECH, The UCSF Health Center for Enhancement of Communication in Healthcare invites faculty physicians and advanced practice providers to sharpen your...

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Series Presentation: TBA Speaker: David E. Krantz, MD, PhD Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Hatos Center for...

Ob/Gyn and RS Grand Rounds

Please see website for upcoming topics: https://obgyn.ucsf.edu/education-training/grand-rounds

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

Anyone can find deeper well-being and enjoy the benefits of yoga. Whether you are in active treatment or living beyond cancer, yoga can help to enhance your...

Healing Through Dance: For People with Cancer

In this class, participants use movement, expression, imagery, and creativity to facilitate their own healing. Re-awakening the body to action enhances...

Integrative Case Conference

Presentation: TBA Part I - Nov. 6Part II - Nov. 13Presenter: Jessica Holliday, MD, MPH Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

Toastmasters for Health

Toastmasters for Health is a Toastmasters International club based at UCSF Mission Bay campus. Established in 2013 as an aid to staff development, our club...

Large Group Teaching

Led by: Zane Amenhotep, MD Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine Erick Hung, MD Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry,...

Memory and Aging Center Tuesday Lecture

Research Seminar Title to be Announced Presented by the Valcour Lab, UCSF Memory and Aging Center

Nutrition and Prostate Cancer Workshop

UCSF's oncology dietitian, Greta Macaire, MA, RD, CSO, will discuss the latest research on nutrition and prostate cancer and how to better meet your...

Osher Mini Medical School for the Public: Common Medical Complaints – When Should I Worry?

Course Description: Common Medical Complaints – When Should I Worry? We all have concerns about our health, but when should we ignore them and keep fingers...

Wednesday, November 14

Addressing Bias in Forensic Assessments

Full presentation title: Addressing Bias in Forensic Assessments Speaker: Itiel E. Dror, PhD Senior Cognitive Neuroscience Research University College...

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

CAP-2 Clinical Case Presentation: TBA Speaker: Lauren Schumacher, MD Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow UCSF Weill Institute for...

Student Health Fall Hump Day 2018: Don’t Just Survive, Thrive! Strategies for New and Returning Students

Student Health Fall 2018 Hump Day Student Wellness Series (P) Take a mid-week break and join Student Health and Counseling for the Fall Hump Day Student...

Developing a negotiation strategy for faculty positions (Negotiation series Part II)

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Come to this workshop to prepare and practice a negotiation strategy for a faculty position. In...

1:30pm
Academy of Medical Educators Fall Meeting and Reception

The Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators supports the growth of schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing and Pharmacy teachers through formal faculty...

Neurology Wednesday Conference

3:00-4:00pm Dr. Tessa Johung - Topic TBD 4:00-5:00pm Dr. Amy Gelfand - Topic TBD 5:00-6:00pm Dr. Liza Ashbrook - Topic TBD

UCSF Physician/Provider Book Club: How Great Women Lead

In boardrooms and lecture halls, on the field and at home, strong female leaders are making a statement around the globe. In HOW GREAT WOMEN LEAD Bonnie St....

Earl Miller Lectuer

About Earl Miller, MD Earl Miller was one of the outstanding radiologists of his generation, and was the second Chairman of Radiology at UCSF. He was born...

Thursday, November 15

Unveiling UCSF's Food Industry Documents Archive

The UCSF Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies and the UCSF Industry Documents Library are excited to announce the public launching of the first...

Working Group for UCSF Faculty and Staff Involvement with Non-Profits

The RDO, in partnership with Dr. Dilys Walker and Hannah Park of the Global Maternal Newborn Health Research Cooperative, is hosting a workshop to discuss...

Restorative Movement: The Feldenkrais® Method: For People with Cancer

The Feldenkrais® Method is a revolutionary approach to fitness and health that is rapidly gaining recognition as a powerful means of rehabilitation for those...

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

Anyone can find deeper well-being and enjoy the benefits of yoga. Whether you are in active treatment or living beyond cancer, yoga can help to enhance your...

Knitting Gathering: For People with Cancer

Come together to knit, to share, and to laugh! Our weekly Knitting Gathering is the perfect way to relax, meet others, and create beautiful hats, scarves,...

UC Oracles Toastmasters meetings

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

Educational Strategies to Promote Clinical Reasoning

There is a fee for this workshop. REGISTER: acceleratedpathsf2018.eventbrite.com Led by: Gurpreet Dhaliwal, MD Clinical reasoning is central to student...

 Records and Information Management Basics

Does it stay or does it go? Ever wonder how long you need to keep grant information, a job applicant resume or the files left behind by your predecessor? Do...

5150 Clinician Training

Presentation: California Welfare and Institutions Code Psychiatric Holds (5150/5585): What to Know and How to Do It Right Speaker: Dominic Tarpey,...

PubMed for Clinicians @ MB

After just 30 minutes, you will be able to use PubMed to quickly incorporate evidence-based information into your clinical practice. We’ll get there by...

Osher Mini Medical School - Innovators and Innovations at UCSF: The Shape of Things to Come

Course Description Innovators and Innovation at UCSF: The Shape of Things to Come UCSF has a long history of pioneering innovation and advancing its bold...

Friday, November 16

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

Lecture Title to be Announced Lee Goldstein, MD, PhD Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, &...

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training

Clinical teachers are not trained in how to handle bias and discrimination in the clinical setting where they are teaching. When bias occurs, they don't feel...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Lecture Title TBA Ethan Hughes, PhD Assistant Professor​ of Cell and Developmental Biology University of Colorado

Core and More: For People with Cancer

Exercise training can improve physical functioning in cancer patients. Exercise can reduce feelings of fatigue, depression, and nausea; improve mental...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Contact brian.pande@ucsf.edu for speaker/topic details. --------------- UCSF ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and...

Is it Hot in Here? Learning Climate in Medical Education

Led by: Peter Chin-Hong, MD Teaching in the clinical setting is challenging. Creating a positive and effective learning climate can be essential to...

Free Class - Afternoon Laughter

Laughter Really Is the Best Medicine! Laughter is contagious and has a powerful and immediate effect on our mind, body and spirit. Our bodies can’t tell...

Friday Cancer Center Seminar Series

Held weekly on Fridays at UCSF Mission Bay. Please visit cancer.ucsf.edu/seminars for up-to-date information on the speaker and topic, as well as for the...

October 18 - November 16, 2018