Events

August 21 - September 19, 2018

Tuesday, August 21

BCHO Grand Rounds: Attachment Facilitates Development

Presented by: Barbara Stroud, PhD Co-Organizing Founder California Association for Infant Mental Health Objectives: Identify in parent-child dyads...

Meshmixer Demo

Optimize your 3D models for printing using Autodesk's free software, Meshmixer! Using the extensive set of tools in this powerful software, you will be able...

Memory and Aging Center Tuesday Lecture

Mini CPC (clinical-pathological case) Presented by: Bill Seeley, MD, Professor in Neurology Lea Grinberg, MD, PhD, Associate Professor in...

Nutrition and Prostate Cancer

Learn about the latest research on nutrition and prostate cancer and how to better meet your nutritional needs. This workshop is open to non-UCSF patients,...

Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: Improving suture safety for healthcare practitioners and trainees Presenter: Ross Linker, DDS, MA, Resident, UCSF Department of Oral and...

Instant Pot Cooking Class for Students

UCSF students, learn how to make tasty – and healthy – meals using an Instant Pot. This class will be guided by a professional chef and a nutritionist. All...

Wednesday, August 22

OCPD/SOD: Preparing and Presenting a Scholarly Poster for Health Professional Students

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Do you need to know how to prepare and present your work in a research poster? Join OCPD and Dr....

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...

 UCSF Parnassus Construction Community Meeting

Please join UCSF at our quarterly community meeting to learn about construction and other projects at the UCSF Parnassus Heights campus. At this meeting,...

Thursday, August 23

Online Class: Data Visualization 101

This class will introduce best practices in data visualization, from refining your message to choosing the perfect chart and color scheme. We will also...

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...

 CTSI Journal Club: Thursday, August 23, 5-7pm in Room N-517

Join CTSI Yearlong Inquiry Program's Journal Club on Thursday, August 23 from 5-7pm in the Nursing Building, Room N-517. We will be discussing the article...

Let's Talk: Conversations with Kids about Cancer

A workshop for parents with cancer, their families, and friends Facilitated by Theresa Abts, LCSW This workshop will explore: The importance of...

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...

ZSFG Community Meeting

Please join us for a community meeting: San Francisco leaders from the Department of Public Health, Department of Public Works, Municipal Transit...

Friday, August 24

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

Updates on the Care Ecosystem and TabCAT: The Latest Findings from our Efforts to Improve Diagnosis and Care in Dementia Katherine Possin, PhD Associate...

Rubin Dissertation Defense: Navigating Complexity in the Research and Treatment of Pain

Dissertation Defense for PhD in Sociology: Throughout much of clinical history, those working within the arena of pain medicine have conceptualized pain as a...

Woven Magazine Bag Pop-up

This summer, we'll be putting a spin on the classic candy wrapper bag—using recycled magazines! Join Makers Lab staff for the hour and explore folding,...

Saturday, August 25

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...

Saturdays at the Makers Lab

The Makers Lab will be open on select Saturdays this August from 12-6pm. Have questions about the Makers Lab? Visit the Makers Lab website or email us at...

Monday, August 27

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...

STAR Spotlight on ASD and NDDs

Presentation: Beyond Behavioral Interventions: Integrating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Treatment Planning for Autism Spectrum Disorder Speaker: Mina...

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, August 28

BCHO Grand Rounds: Cost-Effectiveness of Targeted Pharmacotherapy Strategies in the Treatment of Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Presented by: KT Park, MD Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Gastroenterology Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital Objectives: Identify the population...

Psychiatry Education Spotlight

Topic: Feedback 101: Giving Effective Feedback to Trainees Instructor: Demian Rose, MD, PhD Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry UCSF...

Managing Sepsis in Low-Resource Settings

Pediatric sepsis has a high mortality rate in limited resource settings. Sepsis protocols have been shown to be a cost-effective strategy to improve...

Dealing with Multi-Cultural Conflict

Teresa Bleakly Kortz, MD, MS Teresa Kortz is an Assistant Professor in Pediatric Critical Care at UCSF, , and an Affiliate Faculty member at IGHS. She...

CalFresh Pre-Workshop for Students

UCSF Student Financial Aid advisors will be available to provide information about CalFresh and to assist students with the application process. Find out...

Acceptance and Change: Understanding the Core Dialectic in DBT

Full presentation title: Acceptance and Change: Understanding the Core Dialectic in DBT Speaker: Samantha Fordwood, PhD Clinical...

A year in the life of a Doctor Without Borders

Yousef Turshani MD is an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Pediatrics, and an Affiliate Faculty member at IGHS. Born to Libyan immigrants in...

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

CPC (clinical-pathological case) Presented by: Jenny Zitser, MD, Atlantic Fellow at GBHI Gianina Toller, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow in Neurology

Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: Rad3D: Medical imagery for any online device Presenter: McKay Davis, Chief Technology Officer, Radial3D ...

Wednesday, August 29

Building a Comprehensive Quality Improvement Program: Case Examples from Radiology

David B. Larson, MD, MBA Associate Professor of Pediatric Radiology Associate Chair of Performance Improvement Vice Chair of Education and Clinical...

Faculty hiring requirements: What hiring committees are looking for

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) What are hiring committees looking for when hiring faculty members? What skills will get you a...

Urban Life and Child Health

Alon Unger, MD, MSc is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Division of Hospital Medicine, and an Affiliate Faculty member at IGHS. He went to medical...

Tailoring your application materials for faculty positions

Note: Registration Required (Register through Eventbrite) Workshop Description: You may have just two minutes to convince your reader that you are the...

Girls Health Champions: Youth-led Health Education for Adolescents in India

Gender inequality is deeply entrenched in Indian society and results in poor health outcomes for India's over 110 million adolescent girls. Additionally,...

Global Child Undernutrition and Efforts to Reduce the Burden of Zinc Deficiency

Christine McDonald, ScD is an Assistant Scientist at Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI) and Visiting Assistant Researcher in Nutrition at...

Strengthen your candidacy for a faculty position: get the the letters and feedback you need

Note: Registratio Required (Register through Eventbrite) Faculty application season is in full swing. To maximize your chances of getting a faculty job...

Addressing Inequities with Social Medicine

Robin Goldman MD is an Assistant Professor in Hospital Medicine, and an Affiliate Faculty at IGHS. She attended medical school at the University of Maryland....

Programmable Electronics Meet-Up

Join us in the Makers Lab for the monthly programmable electronics meet-up. If you use the Arduino, Raspberry Pi,Sphero, or any other programmable...

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,...

Thursday, August 30

Setting Research Priorities in Global  Adolescent Health

Jason Nagata, MD, MSc is a fellow in the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine and in the Pediatric Scientist Development Program. His research...

Pediatric Cancer Care in Vietnam

Bao Truong, MD received his MD degree from Harvard Medical School before undergoing residency training in pediatrics at UCSF. Dr Truong serves as the...

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...

Pediatric Rehab in Global Health- India Experience

Mitul Kapadia, MD, MSc is an Assistant Professor in Pediatrics, and an Affiliate Faculy member of IGHS. He directs the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation...

Developing a Large Animal Neuroclinical  Platform to Improve Birth Asphyxia  Outcomes Globally

Dr. Emin Maltepe MD, PhD is an attending neonatologist at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital. He is on service in the intensive care nursery for six weeks a...

Dietary Supplements Through Cancer

Hear about the research and guidelines on how to choose a supplement for you. With Lisa Ploss, MPH, RD, CSO, CDE, FADA, FAND and Greta Macaire, MA, RD, CSO...

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...

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...

Friday, August 31

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

To Sleep or Not to Sleep: How the Brain Controls When We Wake Up Luis de Lecea, PhD Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Stanford University ...

Faculty hiring requirements: What hiring committees are looking for

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) What are hiring committees looking for when hiring faculty members? What skills will get you a...

Human Trafficking - a Global to Local Pediatric Issue

Corina Iacopetti, MD, MA, is a pediatric resident at UCSF, who completed her MD and a Masters of Arts in Bioethics at Case Western. Her recent research...

Tailoring your application materials for faculty positions

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Workshop Description: You may have just two minutes to convince your reader that you are the...

Makers Lab 101: Knitting to 3D Printing

Have you heard about the Makers Lab in the UCSF Library? The Makers Lab is UCSF’s makerspace, or a creative, DIY space, where anyone from the UCSF community...

Global Health Politics: An Overview

Sohil R Sud, MD, MA is an Assistant Professor in Pediatics, and an Affiliate Faculty member at IGHS. He earned his MD and Masters in International Relations...

Strengthen your candidacy for a faculty position: get the the letters and feedback you need

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Faculty application season is in full swing. To maximize your chances of getting a faculty job...

Surgical Innovations Accelerator

The Surgical Innovations Accelerator provides seed funding, engineering support, and personalized consultation and advising to assist promising medical...

Saturday, September 1

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, September 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...

Tuesday, September 4

Physician/Provider Communication Refresher Skillset 1- Opening the Encounter

Skill Set 1 Refresher: Opening the Encounter Rapport BuildingEliciting AgendaNegotiating AgendaFacilitated by: Diane Sliwka, MD and Michelle Mourad,...

Wednesday, September 5

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.

Yoga for Healthy Digestion

When we are digesting well, we support our energy, attention, immune system, and overall wellbeing. Yoga and Ayurveda view healthy digestion as fundamental...

UCSF Community Advisory Group Meeting

Since 1997, UCSF has convened Community Advisory Group (CAG) meetings to advise the University. The mission of the CAG is to (1) serve as a community...

Thursday, September 6

Taking Control of Your Career Development

The Department of Medicine, in collaboration with Human Resources (Learning and Organizational Development and HR Staff Shared Services), they have developed...

The Chancellor's Concert Series

Pianist Tien Hsieh performs Beethoven: Piano sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111 Free food will be served while supplies last.

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...

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...

SF In the Mix 3

Please save the date for a faculty networking event to encourage cross-institutional collaboration between the University of California San Francisco and San...

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, September 7

3rd Quarterly Symposium Highlighting Cancer Research at Parnassus

This symposium is part of a quarterly series that aims to enhance cohesion and collaboration between cancer researchers within the Parnassus Campus, as well...

Saturday, September 8

UCSF's 6th Annual Gynecologic Cancer Symposium

The Division of Gynecologic Oncology invites you to the 6th Annual Gynecologic Cancer Symposium on Saturday, September 8, 2018. Join us for a day of...

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, September 10

Psychiatry Education Scholarship Collaborative

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

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, September 11

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Series Presentation: TBA Speaker: Rosalind W. Picard, ScD Professor of Media Arts and Sciences Faculty Chair,...

Managing your research data for security and reproducibility

Are you in the midst of designing a research study that will require you to collect a lot data? Are you thinking about working with a vendor to store or...

2018 Teaching Scholars Program Graduates' Scholarly Presentations

The UCSF education community is invited to attend as the graduating 2018 Teaching Scholars present their scholarly work in education in a mini-orals...

Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: A magnetic guidance system for chest tube insertions Presenters: Phillip Kim, MD, MBA, Biodevice Innovation Fellow, UCSF & Alex Balus, MTM, Engineer,...

2018 Teaching Scholars Program Graduation Ceremony

The UCSF education community is invited to attend as the graduating 2018 Teaching Scholars are honored in an informal ceremony with their certificates. TSP...

5:30pm

Wednesday, September 12

Global Climate and Health Forum

Climate change is the greatest threat to health of this century. It is impacting health in every country today and is projected to reverse half a century of...

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
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: TBA Speaker: Irene Sung, MD Chief Medical Officer SFDPH Behavioral Health Services ---------- Learning objectives: TBA ---------- Remote...

Achieving Results by Empowering and Engaging Others

Led by: Bruce Blumberg, Maureen Brodie, Angel Chen, Anda Kuo, Jyothi Marbin The academic medicine environment creates unique challenges and opportunities in...

Neurology Grand Rounds

Anna Molovsky, MD, PhD - Asssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Grae Davis, PhD - Professor and Chair, Biochemistry and Biophysics

Yoga for Healthy Digestion

When we are digesting well, we support our energy, attention, immune system, and overall wellbeing. Yoga and Ayurveda view healthy digestion as fundamental...

Thursday, September 13

Failing for Forty Years: What the Poison Papers Tell Us About the EPA and How to Reform It

Dr. Jonathan Latham, Director of the Bioscience Resource Project and donor of the Poison Papers to the UCSF Chemical Industry Documents library, will talk...

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...

Unsealing the Science: What the Public can Learn from Internal Chemical Industry Documents

A panel discussion with the donors of three new UCSF chemical industry documents collections - the Glyphosate and Agrochemical Collection (Gary Ruskin, US...

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, September 14

CalFresh Registration for Students

UCSF Students, meet one-on-one with San Francisco City and County CalFresh staff to get help with and complete the CalFresh application process. Find out...

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...

Saturday, September 15

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...

Sunday, September 16

Race Against Stigma 5K

Mental health disorders are some of the most prevalent health issues in the world, and their associated stigmas result in serious consequences that worsen...

Monday, September 17

Training in Clinical Research Program - Fall Quarter

The Training in Clinical Research Program is currently accepting applications for Fall Quarter courses: Topics include: Epidemiological and Biostatistical...

Faculty Development Day 2018

Faculty Development Day is a one-day event, held at Mission Bay Conference Center, that provides resources to build community and enhance faculty life at...

Do No Harm: Adventures in Global Health Algorithms and Software Design

Joshua Bress and Gayatri Boddupalli Madduri Joshua Bress, MD is a pediatrician whose primary focus is the care of neonates. He graduated from medical school...

DOM Academic Officers' Roundtable Meeting

Please join the DOM Academic Officers and Analyst for the kick-off meeting to the 2018-2019 academic year! This is the perfect time to network with your...

Pediatric Palliative Care and Opioid Utilization in LMICs

Anu Agrawal, MD is an Asstant Clinical Professor and Affiliate Faculty with IGHS. He joined UCSF Benioff Childrens Hospital in 2014 and is is Director of ...

The Information Dividend: Are We Using Data to Make Health Systems Better & Cheaper?

Join us for IGHS Grand Rounds with Stefano Bertozzi, MD, PhD, Professor of Health Policy and Management, UC Berkeley School of Public Health.

Community Certification Class for Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & AED

Learn the skills that could save a life with this quick and comprehensive certification class The CarePlus Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & AED certification...

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, September 18

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Clinical Case Conference Presentation: TBA Speaker: TBA ---------- Learning objectives: TBA ---------- Remote live streaming locations: Zuckerberg San...

Health Systems Strengthening in Mexico

Patrick Newman MD, MPH is a pediatric hospitalist at UCSF-affiliate Marin General Hospital, and an Affiliate Faculty at IGHS. He trained in Internal...

School of Medicine Dean's Forum – How Our Finances Work

Please join Dean Talmadge E. King, Jr., and Vice Dean Maye Chrisman for a conversation about our finances, decision-making, and the state of our school’s...

Staff Assembly Meeting @ Parnassus

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...

FD Express: Small Group Teaching

Led by: Marieke Kruidering, PhD Dept of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology Katherine Hyland, PhDBiochemistry Dept of Biochemistry and Biophysics Much of...

Social Theory of Global Health

Phuoc Le MD MPH DTMH is an Associate Professor in theDivision of Hospital Medicine, and an IGHS Faculty Affiliate. He graduated from Dartmouth in 2000 with a...

Integrated Early Childhood Development programs in rural Zimbabwe

Susanne Martin Herz MD PhD completed medical school at Stanford University School of Medicine and residency in Pediatrics at Seattle Children's Hospital and...

Children & Disaster: Role of the Pediatrician

Michael Anderson MD MBA FAAP was named President of UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals and Senior VP, Children's Services for UCSF Health in December 2016....

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...

Wednesday, September 19

Healthcare quality improvement in resource-limited settings

Dave Gordon MD trained in medicine at the University of Vermont, and with an internship and residency in Pediatrics at UCSF. He holds an MPH from Boston...

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Current Perspectives on ADHD Speaker: Larry Greenhill, MD Clinical Professor of Psychiatry UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences Past...

International Perceptions of Pediatric Disability

Colin Partridge, John Luttrell, Elizabeth "Z" Spiegel John Luttrell MD is a Resident in Pediatrics, training at ZSFG, having completed his medical degree at...

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...

August 21 - September 19, 2018