Events

October 22 - November 20, 2019

Tuesday, October 22

Department of Psychiatry Faculty Meeting

This meeting is open to paid faculty members of the UCSF Department of Psychiatry (including affiliate-paid faculty).

NCFDD- Every Quarter/Semester Needs A Plan

Faculty-Do you start the quarter, semester, or term with high hopes for your writing projects, but end disappointed by youractual productivity?Do you...

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...

Zoom Training & Open House

Bring your laptop! The first hour will focus on learning how to activate your account, schedule, meetings, basic host controls, and best practices....

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...

Integrated Case Conference

Presentation: Functional but Debilitating: Trauma, Disability, and Dependence Part I - Oct. 22Part II - Oct. 29Presenter: Juliet Morgan, MD Resident...

ESCape: AME Innovations funding proposal - assessment tool development.  Leena Suleiman

ESCape (Education Scholarship Conference) is a weekly group consultation for scholarly work in health professions education with CFE faculty and other...

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...

Toastmasters for Health

Weekly meeting of chartered Toastmasters International club. Please check with Mission Hall Security for room number.

COMPASS for Caregivers, 6-Week Lunchtime Program

UCSF Psycho-oncology presents COMPASS for Caregivers: Acting Mindfully for a Valued Life. Is caregiving causing you stress or feelings of overwhelm?Are you...

Integrative Cancer Care Group Visits with Donald Abrams, MD

This three-session Group Visit program for UCSF cancer patients and survivors will be held on the following three Tuesdays, 1:00 - 3:00 pm: October 22...

 Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: Bioreactor containing primary human renal epithelial cells supported in vivo without immunosuppression An update on the kidney bioreactor...

Memory and Aging Center Tuesday Lecture

Behavioral Neurology Special Lecture Loneliness and Brain Health Brian Lawlor, MD, FRCPI, FRCPsych, DABPN Professor of Old Age Psychiatry, Trinity College...

Nutrition and Prostate Cancer

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...

Wednesday, October 23

HIV Grand Rounds: Global Warming with Sheri Weiser, MD

Sheri Weiser, MD, MPH, MA, is an Associate Professor of Medicine and internist at UC San Francisco’s Division of HIV, Infectious Diseases and Global 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...

2nd Annual Colloquium on Population Health & Health Equity: Immigrant Health

A forum on the role of UCSF as an academic medical center in addressing ongoing challenges to immigrant health and the current political landscape for...

Bulky Drop-Off

Stop by to drop-off your bulky items (chairs, desk, parts of tables, filing cabinets) UCSF’s Recycling Program is working hard to ensure recycling and...

Bulky Drop-Off

Stop by to drop-off your bulky items (chairs, desk, parts of tables, filing cabinets) UCSF’s Recycling Program is working hard to ensure recycling and...

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

CAP-2 Clinical Case Presentation: Catatonia in Autism, a Review: Prevalance, Assessment, and Treatment Speaker: Sepehr Aziz, DO Child and Adolescent...

Ukulele 101

Interested in learning how to play this wonderful instrument? Bay area instructor, Pat Avera demonstrates the ukulele basics and shows just how easy and...

2019 Ostwald Symposium

Creativity and Neuroscience Keynote presentation: Neural Substrates of Musical Creativity Presenter: Charles Limb, MD Francis A. Sooy Professor Chief,...

T. Hans Newton Annual Lecture: "Acute Stroke Imaging: Current Evidence, What is Unknown, and What is Next"

Achala Vagal, MD, MS Vice Chair of Research Department of Radiology University of Cincinnati Medical Center Cincinnati, OH About Dr. Vagal: Dr. Achala...

Thursday, October 24

Neurological Surgery Grand Rounds

Speakers: Department of Neurosurgery Sub-I Presentations and Dr. Sanjay Dhall presenting "Diagnosis and Management of Spinal Trauma: Cervical to Sacral"

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...

UCSF Master of Science in Global Health -Information Session

Meet admissions staff to learn about the program! The one-year, full-time master’s program offers: Training for global health service and leadership Ten...

DNP Program Information Webinar 102419

Hello from the UCSF DNP Program! Our DNP degree program is designed for nurses seeking a terminal degree in nursing practice and offers an alternative to...

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds  - Rudi Schmid Lecture - Mark Fishman, MD

Found in Translation Mark Fishman, MD graduated from Yale College and Harvard Medical School, and was a resident and Chief Resident in Medicine, and fellow...

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

UC Oracles Toastmasters UC Oracles meets every Thursday (except the 1st Thursday of the month) from 12-1pm. Guests are always welcome to attend any of our...

IGHS Grand Rounds with Dr. Dan Kelly - Updates on Ebola virus disease amidst a public health emergency in the Congo

Join IGHS for Grand Rounds featuring Dan Kelly in conversation with George Rutherford, executive director of IGHS Global Strategic Information, and IGHS PhD...

 BearBuy In-Person Office Hours

Come to the next BearBuy Office Hours to get your BearBuy questions answered in person. No appointment is needed. Office hours are first come, first...

ONLINE UCSF Presidential Chair Programmatic Assessment Symposium: Implementing Programmatic Assessment at UCSF - What have we been learning

Led by: Cees van der Vleuten, PhD Maastricht University, The Netherlands UCSF Presidential Chair, 2019 Presenters and their topics: Virginie Muller-Juge,...

UCSF Presidential Chair Programmatic Assessment Symposium: Implementing Programmatic Assessment at UCSF - What have we been learning

Led by: Cees van der Vleuten, PhD Maastricht University, The Netherlands UCSF Presidential Chair, 2019 Panel discussion moderated by Dr. van der Vleuten....

Open Code | Repro Workshop Series

Most modern advances in science have been made possible thanks to use of software. This software, also known as “research software”, has become essential to...

MAPSS: Music, Art and Poetry to Soothe the Soul

A magical evening performance of music, art and poetry for all who work in Healthcare Music by world-renown electric Cellist and vocalist: Jami Sieber ...

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, October 25

Basic Life Support Course-UCSF Police Department

The BLS Course trains participants to promptly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate...

ImmunoXX+ Women in Immunology Symposium

Join us for the second annual ImmunoXX+ Women in Immunology Symposium hosted by UCSF Bakar ImmunoX and Amgen. This full-day event features talks from UCSF...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Cell Type-Specific Transcriptional Changes During Normal Human Cortical Development and in Disease Dmitry Velmeshev, PhD Postdoctoral Scholar, Kriegstein...

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...

Meditation and Relaxation Workshop

In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness month the UCSF CARE Program invites you to partipate in a healing meditation and relaxation workshop. All UCSF...

Science & Health Education Partnership Info Session

Bring your science into public school classrooms! Engage with the San Francisco community. Learn more about these and other volunteer opportunities at SEP's...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Homelessness in San Francisco Speaker: Jeff Kositsky Director San Francisco Department of Homlessness and Supportive...

Intersection of Implementation Science and Quality Improvement

Speakers and panelists include Bruce Agins, MD, MPH; Colin Boyle, MPP, MBA; Liz Goldman, MD; Margaret Handley, PhD, MPH; Priya Shete, MD, MPH Overview of...

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...

Neuroscape Lab Tour

We will be showcasing state-of-the-art technology that Neuroscape currently uses for research on cognition-enhancing interventions. Some of this technology...

Saturday, October 26

Science Day at the Consulate of Mexico

El Consulado General de México se encuentra muy entusiasmado, ya que por primera vez organizará el Día de la Ciencia en sus instalaciones.Tendrán lugar...

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry CME Presentation and Round Table Discussion

Getting Started With the UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Portal: Common Psychiatric Presentations in Primary...

QBI Hackathon

The QBI hackathon aims to bridge the gap between scientists and tech developers in the Bay Area to solve cutting edge biomedical problems. Recent advances in...

Monday, October 28

Dia de los Muertos Sugar Skull Decorating

Join Chicanx Latinx Campus Association & the Makers Lab for a Sugar Skull Decorating Workshop Día de los muertos (Day of the Dead) is a festive holiday...

Dia de los Muertos Sugar Skull Decorating

Join Chicanx Latinx Campus Association & the Makers Lab for a Sugar Skull Decorating Workshop Día de los muertos (Day of the Dead) is a festive holiday...

Intensive Services Grand Rounds

Presentation: What Contributes to Hoarding and How Can We Help? Speaker: Chia-Ying Chou, PhD Clinicial Psychologist (private practice) ---------- Learning...

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...

Dept. of Psychiatry Employee Information Session

Department employees are invited to an information session featuring updates about the planning for the new Child, Teen and Family Center & Department of...

Writing Effective Narrative Evaluations - ZSFG

Led by: Elizabeth Joyce, PhD and Jeanette Lager, MD Teachers are regularly called upon to provide learner evaluations. It is difficult to write evaluation...

Cancer Cell Map Initiative Lab Tour

Learn about the complex molecular machines that underlie cancer. Experience UCSF’s state-of-the-art electron microscopy and mass spectrometry facilities and...

Queer & Trans People of Color Reception

Please join the LGBT Resource Center for an evening of community and resilience. Food will be provided. This is a closed community space. We request that...

STAR Spotlight Series: Introduction to Structured TEACCHing Principles: Incorporating Schedules and Work Systems into Every Day Life and School Programs for School Age Children

Who: Whitney Ence, PhD, BCBA-D What: Introduction to Structured TEACCHing Principles: Incorporating Schedules and Work Systems into Every Day Life and...

Tuesday, October 29

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Bay Area Lecturer Series Presentation: The Latinx Physician Crises Speaker: Alicia Fernandez, MD Professor Department of Medicine UCSF School of...

A Discussion with Joseph Menn: How the Original Hacking Supergroup Might Just Save the World

In conjunction with UCSF’s 2019 National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NSCAM) Celebration, UCSF IT Security will be hosting a lively and robust discussion...

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...

Integrated Case Conference

Presentation: Functional but Debilitating: Trauma, Disability, and Dependence Part I - Oct. 22Part II - Oct. 29Presenter: Juliet Morgan, MD Resident...

ESCape: Re-imagining Electives in the Third Year - S Clemons & P Cornett

ESCape (Education Scholarship Conference) is a weekly group consultation for scholarly work in health professions education with CFE faculty and other...

Information, Relative Performance and Technology Advancement - Evidence from Hysterectomies

This seminar series is your chance to hear from and interact with national and international experts in workforce and other topics that are of importance to...

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...

Toastmasters for Health

Weekly meeting of chartered Toastmasters International club. Please check with Mission Hall Security for room number.

COMPASS for Caregivers, 6-Week Lunchtime Program

UCSF Psycho-oncology presents COMPASS for Caregivers: Acting Mindfully for a Valued Life. Is caregiving causing you stress or feelings of overwhelm?Are you...

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...

 Surgical Innovations Meeting

Presenter: Jarrett Moyer, MD Surgical Resident, UCSF School of Medicine Surgical Innovations meetings provide a collaborative venue for medical device...

Special Screening of "5B," The Inspirational Story of Everyday Heroes

Join us for a special screening of the award-winning documentary 5B, the inspirational story of the courageous nurses and caregivers who took extraordinary...

Death Cafe, part of Reimagine End of Life

A Death Cafe is a group discussion on the general topic of death, with no agenda, objectives or themes. It is a discussion group, rather than a grief support...

CRISPR in the lab

Come explore CRISPR, a revolutionary gene-manipulating technology, with UCSF scientists. During this 90-minute experience, you will engage in hands-on...

The Museum of Contemporary Sediments

Our environment is the result of billions of years of interaction between geological and biological forces. Early naturalists worked to observe and document...

Transforming Suffering into Compassion, part of Reimagine End of Life

Esteemed Tibetan Buddhist lama Khenpo Paljor Gyatso will give instruction in the Tonglen practice, a simple meditation that can be practiced by anyone,...

Wednesday, October 30

Epilepsy Care in Resource-Limited Settings: Challenges and Opportunities

RSVP by Friday, October 25 to receive Zoom link and details. For in-person participation, RSVP and then go to Byers Hall 215 (note: enter from Genentech Hall...

Gabriel Chamie: Challenging Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome cases

Gabriel Chamie, MD, MPH is an Associate Professor of Medicine and a faculty member in the Division of HIV, Infectious Diseases and Global Medicine at the...

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...

Achieving Results by Empowering and Engaging Others

Led by: Bruce Blumberg, MD, Jyothi Marbin, MD The academic medicine environment creates unique challenges and opportunities in team functioning and...

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....

Benioff Center for Microbiome Medicine Kick-off Meeting

The Benioff Center for Microbiome Medicine Kick-off meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, Oct 30th from 3-4.30pm in the Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell...

Evaluating Human Performance

At the UCSF Human Performance Center, we partner with other scientists and clinicians at UCSF and in the Bay Area to study biomechanics, exercise physiology,...

How do we see what we can’t see: Learning about the microbes all around us

Most of the diversity of living things around us is microscopic. These microbes do a lot of very important jobs for the ecosystem, and for us. From...

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...

MRC Film Screening- "Us"

Prepare for Halloween and celebrate the end of UCSF's Diversity Month with the Multicultural Resource Center by joining us in the film screening of Jordan...

Virtual Reality – Meet the Molecules of Life

You will use a virtual reality headset to handle, break apart and assemble familiar molecules from water and carbon dioxide to saturated fat, ATP (the energy...

Science in 3 Minutes

Join us for a smorgasbord of bite-size science talks. Be educated and entertained by engaging talks from veterans of UC San Francisco’s popular Grad Slam and...

Thursday, October 31

Group Discussion with Dieter Naber, MD

DIscussant: Dieter Naber, MD Former Professor and Chair Dept. of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf Dr. Naber will share...

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...

20th Annual Halloween Party

The Laurel Heights campus is celebrating the 20th Annual Halloween Party! Join in on the spooky fun as it will be the grand finale of Halloween events at...

Craniofacial Seminar Series: Tatjana Sauka-Spengler, PhD, University of Oxford

The craniofacial seminar series is a monthly program featuring speakers whose work is of broad interest to the craniofacial community. The speakers include...

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,...

MedEd Grand Rounds ONLINE: Distributed Cognition in the "Open" Intensive Care Unit: Barriers & Affordances of this Clinical Learning Environment

This session will be streamed online, and the in-person session will take place at the Parnassus campus in the Kalmanovitz Library, 530 Parnassus Ave., CL...

MedEd Grand Rounds: Distributed Cognition in the "Open" Intensive Care Unit: Barriers & Affordances of this Clinical Learning Environment

The faculty of the Center for Faculty Educators presents this Medical Education Grand Rounds featuring a master's degree student and her project work in...

UC Oracles Toastmasters

UC Oracles Toastmasters UC Oracles meets every Thursday (except the 1st Thursday of the month) from 12-1pm. Guests are always welcome to attend any of our...

How to Handle Q&A and Audience Interruptions During Your Talk

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Does handling Q&A make you nervous when you present? Are rude audience members stressing you out?...

Peer Review | Repro Workshop Series

Peer review is an essential mechanism for validating research results. This workshop will examine the function of peer review, its shortcomings, and efforts...

Friday, November 1

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“Lecture Title to be Announced” Bruce Cree, MD Professor, Neurology Clinical Research Director at the UCSF Multiple Sclerosis Center UCSF Weill Institute...

An Introduction to Integrative Techniques for Family Practice Providers

This conference aims to provide clinicians with information on successful complementary treatments for common conditions, including chronic pain. Further,...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Lecture Title TBA Robert Thorne, PhD Denali Fellow, Denali Therapeutics Adjunct Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences University of Minnesota

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 Dean’s Seminar

ZSFG Dean’s Seminar hosts presentations representing a breadth of research studies in basic sciences, bench-to-bedside, and clinical studies, to encourage...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: TBA Speaker: Brian Anderson, MD, MSc Health Sciences Clinical Instructor Department of Psychiatry UCSF Weill Institute for...

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 2

Space Health Innovation Conference - 2019

The Space Health Innovation Conference on Nov 2 in San Francisco! The program is packed with NASA leaders, Astronauts, Healthcare and Health Tech experts....

Bay Area Science Festival Discovery Day

Experience hundreds of dynamic demonstrations and engaging experiments led by Bay Area scientists and engineers, including many from UCSF. Discovery Day is a...

Monday, November 4

Teaching to Provide High-Value Care

Led by: Stephanie Rennke, MD, Shannon Fogh, MD, MS, and Lynda M. Nguyen, PharmD, BCPS The leaders of this workshop introduce major themes in high-value...

2020 Breakthrough Prize Symposium

See talks from UCSF’s 2020 Breakthrough Prize winner David Julius and other scientists across the fields of physics, life sciences and mathematics at the...

Practical Techniques for De-escalation of Agitated Patients

Presentation: Practical Techniques for De-escalation of Agitated Patients Speaker: James Hardy, MD Assistant Clinical Professor Department of Emergency...

The Chancellor's Concert Series

Violinist Dan Carlson, cellist Amos Yang from the San Francisco Symphony will perform Ravel's Sonata for Violin and Cello and Respighi's Adagio and...

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...

Tuesday, November 5

Child and Adolescent Learning Symposium

Current Concepts on Child and Adolescent Learning, Mental Health, and Achievement Keynote presentation: Attention Deficits and Impulse Control Problems:...

Navigating the Organizational Landscape

Led by: Amber Fitzsimmons, PT, MS, DPTSc, and Lynn Flint, MD Organizations are complex social structures, which make them surprisingly opaque, difficult to...

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Bay Area Lecturer Series Presentation: TBA Speakers: Alex Briscoe Principal California Children's Trust Rhea W. Boyd, MD, MPH Director of Strategy and...

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...

Integrated Case Conference

Presentation: TBA Part I - Nov. 5Part II - Nov. 12Presenter: Renee Drolet, MD, MA Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

ESCape: Mixed-methods exploration of racial/ethnic stereotype threat amongst fourth year medical students - J Bullock, K Hauer and A Teherani

ESCape (Education Scholarship Conference) is a weekly group consultation for scholarly work in health professions education with CFE faculty and other...

Toastmasters for Health

Weekly meeting of chartered Toastmasters International club. Please check with Mission Hall Security for room number.

COMPASS for Caregivers, 6-Week Lunchtime Program

UCSF Psycho-oncology presents COMPASS for Caregivers: Acting Mindfully for a Valued Life. Is caregiving causing you stress or feelings of overwhelm?Are you...

Integrative Cancer Care Group Visits with Donald Abrams, MD

This three-session Group Visit program for UCSF cancer patients and survivors will be held on the following three Tuesdays, 1:00 - 3:00 pm: October 22...

¡Bailamos! A Night of Latinx Dancing

Join us in celebrating Latinx Heritage Month for a night of Latinx dancing, music, food, and culture. Live band and dance lessons will be provided. Open to...

Wednesday, November 6

Surgery Grand Rounds

Striving for Diversity in Medicine – Lessons Learned from the University of California Speaker: Colleen Clancy Ph.D. Muriel Steele Society and Dean’s...

4th Annual Hillblom Aging Symposium

You are cordially invited to the UCSF Memory and Aging Center’s Fourth Annual Hillblom Aging Symposium! With support from the Larry L. Hillblom Foundation,...

2019 UCSF Data Colloquium for Researchers

2019 UCSF Data Colloquium for Researchers: Clinical Data and Beyond… November 6, 2019 Register Now! The UCSF 2019 Data Colloquium for Researchers is on...

E-Waste Drop-Off

Stop by to drop-off your e-waste and clean styrofoam boxes. From 12-2pm, you can also pick up free monitors, keyboards, and mice for your office or home...

Learn more about CDC "Health and Well-Being for All" Meeting-in-a-Box training

Join UCSF alumna Denise Koo, MD ’88, MPH, who will discuss the “Health and Well-Being for All” curriculum, which she developed for the US Centers for Disease...

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...

Aird Professorship - S. Thomas Carmichael, MD, PhD

Molecular Memory Systems in Stroke Recovery Dr. Carmichael is chair of the Department of Neurology at David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA.

Thursday, November 7

Radiology Vendor Demo

Informatics/PACs Team is hosting a showcase of vendor demos (five), with four-five observers for each vendor.

Devan Jaganath: Pediatric Tuberculosis, Kampala, Uganda

Devan Jaganath, MD is a clinical fellow in pediatrics at UCSF. He is interested in pediatric TB in low resources settings. The Young Investigators in...

BearBuy In-Person Office Hours

Come to the next BearBuy Office Hours to get your BearBuy questions answered in person. No appointment is needed. Office hours are first come, first...

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,...

Data Publishing | Repro Workshop Series

Research data is increasingly valued as a necessary component of reproducible and open science. Initiatives focused on the usability of data like “FAIR”,...

Educational Strategies to Promote Clinical Reasoning - Kaiser Oakland

Led by: DorAnne Donesky, RN, PhD, NP Clinical reasoning is central to student and resident physicians’ professional development. We know it when we see...

UCSF Cycling Road Trip

Join Jim, Chris, David and the Mission Center Building (MCB) Cycle Team for a road ride across the Golden Gate Bridge. The group rides a little quicker than...

Gallery190 Open House

Reflections Florence Schwartz Harlan’s paintings are inspired by memory enhanced by interpretation, impression, and emotion. Most images are not visual...

Friday, November 8

UCSF CME: 9th Annual UCSF Techniques in Complex Spine Surgery Program 2019

The 2019 UCSF Techniques in Complex Spine Surgery Course is a two-day course emphasizing pioneering trends in spinal surgery. This course is designed to be...

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...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Lecture Title TBA Tomasz Nowakowski, PhD Assistant Professor of Anatomy and Psychiatry University of California, San Francisco

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...

Integrative Cancer Care Group Visits with Donald Abrams, MD

This three-session Group Visit program for UCSF cancer patients and survivors will be held on the following three Fridays, from 10:00 am - 12:00...

Needlecraft 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...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: TBA Speaker: TBA --------------- UCSF ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and are intended only for an...

Veterans Job Fair and Open House

Join us and meet community partners focused on serving Veterans. Access tools and resources to support you in your job search. We're committed to building a...

Writing Effective Narrative Evaluations - Kaiser Mission Bay

Led by: Elizabeth Joyce, PhD and Jeanette Lager, MD Teachers are regularly called upon to provide learner evaluations. It is difficult to write evaluation...

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 9

UCSF CME: 9th Annual UCSF Techniques in Complex Spine Surgery Program 2019

The 2019 UCSF Techniques in Complex Spine Surgery Course is a two-day course emphasizing pioneering trends in spinal surgery. This course is designed to be...

2019 Walk to End Alzheimer's

Alzheimer's disease is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States and the only disease among the top 10 leading causes of death that cannot...

2019 Walk to End Alzheimer's

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

Monday, November 11

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 Orientation: For Post-Treatment Cancer Patients

This is a monthly orientation held for people who are interested in enrolling in Survivorship Wellness, an 8-week clinical program focused on helping...

Tuesday, November 12

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Series Presentation: TBA Speaker: Katie McLaughlin, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Psychology Harvard...

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...

Integrated Case Conference

Presentation: TBA Part I - Nov. 5Part II - Nov. 12Presenter: Renee Drolet, MD, MA Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

ESCape: CANCELLED

ESCape (Education Scholarship Conference) is a weekly group consultation for scholarly work in health professions education with CFE faculty and other...

Toastmasters for Health

Weekly meeting of chartered Toastmasters International club. Please check with Mission Hall Security for room number.

UCSF Schwartz Rounds

A multidisciplinary panel of care team members will participate in a facilitated discussion about the topic: Giving Thanks, Receiving Thanks: Sharing Stories...

COMPASS for Caregivers, 6-Week Lunchtime Program

UCSF Psycho-oncology presents COMPASS for Caregivers: Acting Mindfully for a Valued Life. Is caregiving causing you stress or feelings of overwhelm?Are you...

Integrative Cancer Care Group Visits with Donald Abrams, MD

This three-session Group Visit program for UCSF cancer patients and survivors will be held on the following three Tuesdays, 1:00 - 3:00 pm: October 22...

10-Year Financial Plan Presentation

The associate vice chancellor of Budget and Resource Management/interim chief financial officer, Mike Clune is taking the UCSF 10-Year Financial Plan on the...

19th Annual Faculty Research Lecture in Clinical Science "Computed Tomography: A Medical Triumph Fostering a Silent Epidemic”

The Academic Senate is pleased to announce the selection of Rebecca Smith-Bindman, MD, as recipient of the Nineteenth Annual Faculty Research Lectureship –...

19th Annual Faculty Research Lecture in Clinical Science Awarded to Rebecca Smith-Bindman, MD

This is the Academic Senate's 19th Annual Faculty Research Lecture in Clinical Science, Awarded to Rebecca Smith-Bindman, MDSince 2001. This award has been...

 Surgical Innovations Meeting

Presenters: Keoke King, CEO, Co-Founder, Participant Life and Jonathan Gasson, CEO, CereVu Medical Surgical Innovations meetings provide a collaborative...

Wednesday, November 13

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

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

Nursing Comp Exam Prep: Finding Evidence Tips and Tricks

This hands-on Comprehensive Exam Prep Class focuses on practical tips and tricks to help you find scientific evidence more efficiently. Instructor Min-Lin...

UCSF Master of Science in Global Health -Information Session

Meet admissions staff to learn about the program! The one-year, full-time master’s program offers: Training for global health service and leadership Ten...

Ukulele 101

Interested in learning how to play this wonderful instrument? Bay area instructor, Pat Avera demonstrates the ukulele basics and shows just how easy and...

10-Year Financial Plan Presentation

The associate vice chancellor of Budget and Resource Management/interim chief financial officer, Mike Clune is taking the UCSF 10-Year Financial Plan on the...

Thursday, November 14

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...

Copyright: Images, open content, and fair use

This workshop will cover finding and using images in education, using open access publications and other open content, and how to apply fair use if using...

Craniofacial Seminar Series: Igor Adameyko, PhD, Karolinska Institutet

The craniofacial seminar series is a monthly program featuring speakers whose work is of broad interest to the craniofacial community. The speakers include...

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

UC Oracles meets every Thursday (except the 1st Thursday of the month) from 12-1pm. Guests are always welcome to attend any of our meetings so drop in or...

Getting Projects Done: Tools for Helping Learners Stay on Track

Led by: Nina Garga, MD and Nardine Riegels, MD This workshop is relevant for faculty and preceptors who work with learners to complete curricular, scholarly...

The Inaugural Sarah J. Nelson Lecture

The Department of Radiology and Neurological Surgery is happy to present Dr. Etty Benveniste, current Senior Vice Dean for Basic Sciences at University of...

The Inaugural Sarah J. Nelson, PhD Brain Tumor Symposium with Invited Speaker Etty (Tika) Benveniste, PhD:  'Neuro-Oncology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and the Joys of Mentoring'

The UCSF Department of Neurological Surgery Brain Tumor Center and The UCSF Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Invite you to the Inaugural Sarah...

Trust and Transparency: Building a Reproducible Lab | Repro Workshop Series

Aspects of the culture of academic research can be at odds with efforts to improve rigor and reproducibility, from hyper competition for jobs, funding and...

Friday, November 15

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“The Essence of Senescence: Its Potential Role in Age-related Neurodegenerative Diseases” Julie Andersen, PhD Faculty, Buck Institute Novato, California ...

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...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Lecture Title TBA Eric Klawiter, MD Director, Multiple Sclerosis and Neuromyelitis Optica Unit Massachusetts General Hospital

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...

Integrative Cancer Care Group Visits with Donald Abrams, MD

This three-session Group Visit program for UCSF cancer patients and survivors will be held on the following three Fridays, from 10:00 am - 12:00...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Kevin Mack Memorial Grand Rounds Presentation: Using Principles of Narrative Medicine and Improv Speaker: G. David Elkin, MD Health Sciences Clinical...

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 16

NANETS Regional NET Education: The Multidisciplinary Management of NET Disease

Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) are considered to be a rare disease although the frequency of diagnosis has increased over the last ten years. As this is a rare...

Hemophilia Educational Symposium

8th Annual UCSF Hemophilia Educational Symposium hosted by UCSF Hemophilia Treatment Center. This education event will be focused on bleeding disorders and...

Monday, November 18

MedEd Grand Rounds ONLINE: How Far Have We Advanced the Evidence on Equity in Medical Education? What We Know and Where We Need to Go, A.Teherani, PhD

Led by: Arianne Teherani, PhD. Dr. Teherani is Professor of Medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine and Education Scientist in the Center for...

MedEd Grand Rounds: How Far Have We Advanced the Evidence on Equity in Medical Education? What We Know and Where We Need to Go, A.Teherani, PhD

The Center for Faculty Educators presents a Medical Education Grand Rounds lecture by Arianne Teherani, PhD. Dr. Teherani is Professor of Medicine in the...

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...

Tuesday, November 19

Startup 101 Information Session and Mixer

Stephanie Marrus, MA, MBA, Director, Entrepreneurship Center at UCSF: Startup 101 is UCSF Entrepreneurship Center’s core class that is offered once a year in...

Thinking Like a Leader: Creating Habits of Mind and Heart

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

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Clinical Case Conference Presentation: TBA Speaker: Sarah Crouch, PsyD Psychologist UCSF Langley Porter Psychiatric Hosptial and...

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...

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...

ESCape: Innovations Funding Presentation

ESCape (Education Scholarship Conference) is a weekly group consultation for scholarly work in health professions education with CFE faculty and other...

Toastmasters for Health

Weekly meeting of chartered Toastmasters International club. Please check with Mission Hall Security for room number.

COMPASS for Caregivers, 6-Week Lunchtime Program

UCSF Psycho-oncology presents COMPASS for Caregivers: Acting Mindfully for a Valued Life. Is caregiving causing you stress or feelings of overwhelm?Are you...

Education Leadership Workshop for SOM Staff: "Lead the Way, Your Way!"

This interactive workshop, led by Sandrijn Vanschaik, MD, PhD, Director of Faculty Development of the Learning and Caring Environment, and Kevin Souza, MS,...

Small Group Teaching

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

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...

Wednesday, November 20

Bulky Drop-Off

Stop by to drop-off your bulky items (chairs, desk, parts of tables, filing cabinets) UCSF’s Recycling Program is working hard to ensure recycling and...

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: TBA Speaker: Sita G. Patel, PhD Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology Director, Culture, Community & Global Mental Health Research...

Zotero: Managing Your Citations in APA Styles (Nursing Students only)

Zotero, an easy-to-use and free citation management tool, can help you seamlessly collect, store, manage and cite studies while you write a paper. Learning...

Equitable Assessment: Developing Assessment Practices So All Learners Can Succeed

Led by: Kate Lupton, MD Department of Medicine E. Alexandra Brown, MD Department of Neurology Learners who are under-represented in medicine (UIM) face...

Bruce O. Berg Lecture

Yvonne Wu, MD, MPH UCSF Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics Hypoxic-Ischemic Brain Injury in Newborn Infants: Novel Approaches to Treatment and...

Psychiatry Education Scholarship Collaborative

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

October 22 - November 20, 2019