Events

February 2018

Thursday, February 1

Office Hours: Research Hacks with Evans Whitaker

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

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...

"Data-driven discovery of the cellular and epigenetic architecture of the human immune system"

Speaker: Francesco Vallania, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow Institute for Immunology, Transplantation, and Infection (ITI) Stanford University

A Series of Fortunate Events: My Journey to Behaviorism and Evidence-Based Practice

Speaker: Ashley Maliken, PhD Child Clinical Psychologist UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences ---------- This special seminar presentation is intended...

Programming and Pizza: Python/R

Introducing data science book clubs! Want to learn a new programming language with a group? Love pizza? Join us twice a month from 4-5pm in the Mission Bay...

UCSF Diabetes & Obesity Research Seminar Series

Kenji Ikeda, PhD Postdoctoral | UCSF Kajimura Lab Presentation title: "TBA"

Friday, February 2

OptumLabs Call for UC Proposals

UC Health Community, As part of the ongoing strategic relationship between UC and OptumLabs, each year OptumLabs provides seven UC research project teams...

It's About A Billion Lives Symposium 2018

This annual symposium has been a valuable mechanism to feature the interdisciplinary work of fellows and faculty in an egalitarian context that provides...

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

Traumatic Brain Injury: A Precision Medicine Approach Geoff Manley, MD, PhD Chief of Neurosurgery, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma...

UCSF Brand Workshop

An opportunity for counsel and guidance on your design and communications projects from the UCSF Brand Communications team. Bring your design projects,...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: A Discussion About Legal and Conservatorship Issues From a ZSFG Psychiatry Perspective Speakers: Andrea Rosati, MD, PhD Kara Chien Leslie...

Upcycle Your Paper: Part 1

Learn how to turn pretty pieces of paper (leftover gift wrap, wallpaper samples, Nat Geo map inserts - possibilities are endless) into beads for making...

Monday, February 5

ADOS-2 Introductory Clinical Workshop

The ADOS-2 is an observational assessment used to aid in the assessment and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders across ages, developmental levels, and...

OCPD/APhA/PLS: AMC-Employment/Internship Cover Letter/Letter of Intent Panel

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Description: Looking for help on how to write a persuasive cover letter or a letter of intent?...

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 10...

Tuesday, February 6

ADOS-2 Introductory Clinical Workshop

The ADOS-2 is an observational assessment used to aid in the assessment and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders across ages, developmental levels, and...

BCHO Grand Rounds: The Opioid Epidemic: How Health Care Professionals Can Make a Difference

Presented by: Seth Ammerman, MD, FAAP Clinical Professor, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics Stanford University/Stanford Children's...

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Bay Area Lecturer Series Presentation: Toward Personalized Insomnia Therapy Speaker: Andrew D. Krystal, MD, MS Director, Clinical and Translational Sleep...

Data Science: Entry points for students and postdocs

Note: This program is for UCSF students and postdocs only *Registration is required (Register through Eventbrite) Students and postdocs: Would you like to...

LPPHC APC Case Conference

Presentation: Untangling Depression and Trauma: A Multi-Faceted Approach Speaker: Jennifer Guo, MD, PhD Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency...

Toastmasters for Health

Regular meeting of Toastmasters for Health, a chartered Toastmasters International Club. We are an open club and provide a forum for public speaking to...

What Matters Most? Advance Health Care Directive and Values Exploration Workshop for Cancer Patients

This is a two-part workshop. What does quality of life mean to you in the setting of cancer? Learn how to create documentation to advocate for yourself and...

Online Tableau 101 - Visualize Your Data

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

Office Hours: Research Hacks with Peggy Tahir

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

Memory and Aging Center Tuesday Lecture

Behavioral Neurology Journal Club Utilization of DAT Scans​​​ Jennifer Crum-Bailey, DO, Behavioral Neurology Fellow

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Mission Bay

Topic: Percutaneous Arteriovenous Fistula Presenter: Shant Vartanian, MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery, UCSF ...

8-Week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Class (MBSR)

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

Wednesday, February 7

ADOS-2 Toddler Module Clinical Workshop

The ADOS-2 is an observational assessment used to aid in the assessment and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders across ages, developmental levels, and...

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Parnassus

Topic: Device therapy in congenital heart disease patients Presenter: Tigran Khalapyan, MD, Consultant, Dextera Surgical ...

Negotiating your faculty job offer

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

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...

Student Health Winter Hump Day 2018 Diversity Series: Racism & Your Health

Student Health Winter Hump Day 2018 Diversity Series Wednesdays, February 7th / February 14th / February 21st, Noon-1pm in HSW 301 The Student Health and...

1st Seminar on Global Challenges In Neurology

This seminar is hosted by the Memory and Aging Center, the Global Brain Health Institute (GBHI) and the Department of Neurology. An expert panel, followed by...

8-Week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Class (MBSR)

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

Informational Interviewing- emphasis on data science careers

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Learning Outcomes: By the end of this session, you will: Understand how to use an informational...

Pick This, Not That: Healthy Swaps in the Kitchen

Learn simple, healthy swaps that will increase the nutrient density of your diet without adding hours to your food prep time. You'll take away ingredient...

Pick This, Not That: Healthy Swaps in the Kitchen

Learn simple, healthy swaps that will increase the nutrient density of your diet without adding hours to your food prep time. You'll take away ingredient...

The Comp Exam Process II: Problem Solving and White Paper

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Writing Your Comprehensive Exam: 3 Part Series 1) The Comp Exam Process: Literature Review...

Quarterly Parnassus Construction Community Meeting

Join UCSF for our quarterly community meeting, where we will share information about active construction projects on our Parnassus Campus. For more...

Thursday, February 8

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

QBI Seminar: Patrick Cramer, PHD "Transcriptions of the Genome: From Molecules to Systems”

The Quantitive Biosciences Institute (QBI) is pleased to present a seminar featuring Patrick Cramer of The Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry....

"I've Got a Secret": About Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Speaker: Bennett L. Leventhal, MD Professor of Psychiatry UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences ---------- This special seminar presentation is intended...

Valentine's Day Event

Join us for our annual event featuring, Valentine’s Card Making, UCSF Makers Lab Demo, Brixton and a Craft Sale. Thursday, Febrary 8, 2018,...

Valentine’s Card Making

Join us for our annual event featuring, Valentine’s Card Making, UCSF Makers Lab Demo, Brixton and a Craft Sale on Thursday, February 8, 2018, 11am - 2pm in...

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

Liver Transplantation at UCSF: Teamwork and Innovation Parnassus: HSW-300 noon - 1:00 pm http://tiny.ucsf.edu/MGR18stream Nancy L. Ascher, MD, PhD...

Getting the Price Right: Paying for Comprehensive Primary Care

Hear from and interact with national and international experts on the health care workforce. Who: Grant R. Martsolf, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN Speaker Bio: Dr....

QBI & CVRI Mass Spectrometry Workshop

QBI and CVRI present the Mass Spectrometry Workshop on February 8th, 2018 at The Cardiovascular Research Institute at UCSF. The workshop will feature...

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...

EndNote Clinic

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

UCSF Diabetes & Obesity Research Seminar Series

Andrew Brack, PhD Associate Professor UCSF Orthopaedic Surgery Presentation title: "TBA"

MOVIE NIGHT: An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power (Dinner provided with RSVP)

JOIN US! All UCSF employees, staff, and students are welcome and encouraged to attend this film hosted by the Carbon Neutrality Fellows and the UCSF Office...

Friday, February 9

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

Global Burden of Meningitis and Encephalitis: Diagnosis, Treatment and Rehabilitation Joseph Zunt, MD, MPH Professor, Departments of Neurology and Global...

Economics of Health in Vulnerable Populations at Home and Abroad

5th Annual Global Health Economics Colloquium Improving the health of vulnerable populations – the socially and economically disadvantaged – is a critically...

Creating A New Old San Francisco

We live long, let’s start living well! Creating A New Old San Francisco invites you to the Contemporary Jewish Museum for a one-day deep dive into...

Data Analysis with SQL and Pandas

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

Perspectives on DBT for Patients With Non-Dominant Cultural Backgrounds

Speaker: Joan Jou-Santracreu, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital ---------- This special seminar presentation is intended...

Edna Lewis Theme Day @ Moffitt Cafe

Come celebrate the recipes of iconic African-American chef Edna Lewis with Nutrition and Food Services.

11am
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...

DOM Fireside Chat: Dr. Wachter interviews Dean King

DOM is launching a new series — Fireside Chats. These events will consist of DOM Chair Bob Wachter interviewing a prominent UCSF faculty member (or visiting...

Valentine's Card Making

Join us for our annual Valentine’s Day Card Making at the Laurel Heights Campus. Friday, February 9, 12:00-1:00 pm. Create a handmade card for your loved...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Cannabis Use Disorder: High Time for an Update Case: Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome Speaker: Earth Hasassri, MD Resident Physician UCSF...

Careers in academia you might not know about

Note: Registration Required (Register through Eventbrite) In this whiteboard talk, we will explore the different types of faculty and non-faculty...

MB Campus Construction Town Hall

Curious about construction in the center of Mission Bay? Join us for a presentation by representatives from the Joan and Sanford I. Weill Neurosciences...

Upcycle Your Paper Part 2: Stretch Bracelets

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

Upcycle Your Paper Part 2: Stretch Bracelets

Learn to make an easy slip-on bracelet with elastic string, using paper beads. If you made paper beads in the pop-up workshop in Part 1, bring them - or...

Saturday, February 10

 2018 Pediatric Sports Medicine Conference

BUILDING BLOCKS OF RUNNING Sports Medicine for the Young, Developing Runner Why should you attend? 7.25 CME credits and Evidence-Based Practice CEUs in...

Give Kids A Smile Day

FREE Dental Services for Children Ages 3-17 Dental Sealants ($60 value) Fluoride Treatments ($40 value) Dental Exams Oral Hygiene Education Toothbrush,...

Monday, February 12

CTSI K Scholars Program—KL2 Award Call for Applications (LOI due 1/8; Final deadline 2/12)

This popular program supports the career development of junior faculty building careers in clinical and translational research, with annual enrollments of...

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

Implementation of Guideline-Based Clinical Practice at Ocean Road Cancer Institute in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

TRIO (Translational Research in Hematology/Oncology) Dr. Rebecca DeBoer, HDFCCC Global Cancer Fellow She received her BA in Human Biology from Stanford...

Loving Dementia Care: Learn the Skills You Need to Succeed

An opportunity to learn and share the challenges and rewards of caring for patients with dementia Workshop Topics Include: Overview of dementia,...

Research and Education in Global Mental Health

Presentation: Research and Education in Global Mental Health: Synergizing to Close the Large Treatment Gap Worldwide Speaker: Bibhav Acharya, MD Assistant...

IGHS Grand Rounds

Katherine Van Loon, MD, MPH Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF; Director, Global Cancer Program, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

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...

Tuesday, February 13

Apply now for the Teaching Scholars Program 2018-2019 - deadline is April 1st

We invite UCSF and affiliated faculty to apply for the 2018-2019 Teaching Scholars Program (TSP). Graduates of TSP often become health professions education...

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

BCHO Grand Rounds: An Integrative Approach to Autism

Presented by: Sanford Newmark, MD Director, Clinical Programs, Head of the Pediatric Integrative Neurodevelopmental Program Osher Center - UCSF Mount Zion...

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Series Presentation: Mental Illness and Employment in an Evolving Economy Speaker: Richard G. Frank, PhD Margaret T. Morris...

LPPHC APC Case Conference

Presentation: Untangling Depression and Trauma: A Multi-Faceted Approach Speaker: Jennifer Guo, MD, PhD Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency...

2018 UCSF Chancellor's Health Policy Lecture given by Robert M. Califf, MD, MACC

Improving Health in the Era of Ubiquitous Information: The Role of Health Policy The digital era has made information about health universally available. ...

Toastmasters for Health

Regular meeting of Toastmasters for Health, a chartered Toastmasters International Club. We are an open club and provide a forum for public speaking to...

Memory and Aging Center Tuesday Lecture

Clinicopathological Case Presentation (CPC) “An 83-Year-Old Man with Depression, Memory Changes and Slowed Thinking.” David Soleimani-Meigooni, MD,...

Communitas: Mind-Body and Resilience Group for Youth with Chronic Illness, for 9-13 Year-Olds

Communitas is a group medical visit for youth living with chronic illness and their parents. The goal of Communitas is to improve the lives, health, and...

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Mission Bay

Topic: Producing a tooth-attached microchip to detect & monitor oral health & dental caries in real-time Presenter: Sepideh Banava, DDS, MSc, MPH, Master of...

8-Week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Class (MBSR)

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

LGBTQ Salsa Night

Join the LGBT Resource Center for a special queer salsa event with In Lak'ech Academy. Free dance lesson and refreshments will be provided. No past dance...

Wednesday, February 14

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

Surgical Innovations Grand Rounds

Seeing is Believing: Augmenting Sight in Surgery "Using Augmented Reality to Improve Surgical Planning" Jesse Courtier, MD Associate Professor UCSF...

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Parnassus

Topic: Q&A with Grand Rounds speakers Presenters: Jesse Courtier, MD, Associate Professor, UCSF Department of Radiology Alan Dang, MD, Assistant Professor,...

RefWorks Clinic

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...

Valentine's Day Craft Pop-Up

Need something for your sweetheart? Left it to the last minute? Fear not! Join us in the Makers Lab for a Valentine craft session all day on Valentine's Day...

Valentine's Day @ Moffitt Cafe

Come experience our Valentine's Day specials including chocolate-dipped strawberries.

11am
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: An Integrative Approach in Diagnosing ADHD and Trauma Speaker: Lisa Nakamura, PsyD Assessment Psychologist Masonic Center for Youth and...

Student Health Winter Hump Day 2018 Diversity Series: Microaggressions 101

Student Health WinterHump Day 2018 Diversity Series Wednesdays, February 7th / February 14th / February 21st, Noon-1pm in HSW 301 The Student Health and...

Valentine's Day @ Shorenstein Family Cafe

Come experience our Valentine's Day specials including s'mores crepes.

Fusing Fields or Forging Bridges: Neuroscience Research in Social Work Practice

Professor Jessica Black will discuss what it is like from a neuroscience perspective to join a field that is predominately social science heavy, practitioner...

8-Week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Class (MBSR)

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

F1000 Research Tool Clinic

Join Library expert Evans Whitaker for an introduction to F1000 Workspace, a multi-purpose tool to manage your research. F1000 at a Glance F1000 Workspace...

Thursday, February 15

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

Office Hours: Research Hacks with Sophia Prisco

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

Childhood Adversity and Mental Health Outcomes in Later Life

Speaker: Chuan-Mei Lee, MD, MA Clinical Fellow UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences ---------- This special seminar presentation is intended for a...

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...

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

Learning Health Systems: A New Dawn in Personalized Pain and Perioperative Care, and Real-World Discovery Research Parnassus: HSW-300 noon - 1:00...

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...

Data Cleaning with Open Refine

Got messy data? Open Refine is a powerful, free open-source software tool for cleaning and transforming data in a way that is easy to reproduce. If you have...

Winter Genetics Day

1:00-1:05pm – Welcome 1:05-1:50pm – Deepak Srivastava, MD: "Complex Genetic Inheritance of Congenital Defects" 2:00-2:05pm – Flash Talk...

Programming and Pizza: Python/R

Introducing data science book clubs! Want to learn a new programming language with a group? Love pizza? Join us twice a month from 4-5pm in the Mission Bay...

CTSI Journal Club: "Child Mortality In The US And 19 OECD Comparator Nations: A 50-Year Time-Trend Analysis "

Join CTSI Journal Club discussing the article: Child Mortality In The US And 19 OECD Comparator Nations: A 50-Year Time-Trend Analysis (Thakrar et al.,...

Friday, February 16

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

Chinese New Year @ Moffitt Cafe

We're celebrating Chinese New Year with a special menu!

11am
Phone Banking for DACA

In September, President Donald Trump announced his decision to effectively end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which will deny an...

Dr. Jon Kabat-Zinn to Speak at Kanbar Lecture Grand Rounds

The Osher Center is honored to welcome Dr. Jon Kabat-Zinn to speak on The Entanglement of Meditation and Medicine, and What Love’s Got to Do With It on...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Difficulties With Crossings: Jungian Perspective on Character Structure Speaker: Jennifer Lee, MD Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry...

Sunday, February 18

CTSI TL1 Postdoctoral Fellowship

Come learn about the CTSI Postdoctoral Fellowship, a one-year postdoc now accepting applications for...

Monday, February 19

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

Skip the Straw Week

National skip the straw day is celebrated the fourth Friday in February, but we will be celebrating for an entire week! From 2/19-2/24 we will be removing...

Skip the Straw Week

National skip the straw day is celebrated the fourth Friday in February, but we will be celebrating for an entire week! From 2/19-2/24 we will be removing...

Skip the Straw Week

National skip the straw day is celebrated the fourth Friday in February, but we will be celebrating for an entire week! From 2/19-2/24 we will be removing...

Tuesday, February 20

Apply now for the Teaching Scholars Program 2018-2019 - deadline is April 1st

We invite UCSF and affiliated faculty to apply for the 2018-2019 Teaching Scholars Program (TSP). Graduates of TSP often become health professions education...

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

RTP Senior Talk: A. Ning Zhou, MD

Presentation: Saving Face or Coming Out: Ethnic vs. Sexual Identity Tensions and Mental Health Implications for LGBT Asian Americans Speaker: A. Ning Zhou,...

Embase and Web of Science Essentials Clinic

Conduct a thorough review of the literature. Look for articles not found in PubMed. Complete a deep dive on your research topic. In this class we will...

Interviewing for employment- emphasis on Data Science careers

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Are you a postdoc or PhD student who needs to practice for upcoming interviews? Learn strategies...

Staff Assembly Meeting at Mission Bay

This is a monthly meeting of the UCSF Staff Assembly. All non-represented, non-union staff are welcome to attend and participate. For a detailed agenda of...

Staff Assembly Meeting at Mission Bay

This is a monthly meeting of the UCSF Staff Assembly. All non-represented, non-union staff are welcome to attend and participate. For a detailed agenda of...

Toastmasters for Health

Regular meeting of Toastmasters for Health, a chartered Toastmasters International Club. We are an open club and provide a forum for public speaking to...

What Matters Most? Advance Health Care Directive and Values Exploration Workshop for Cancer Patients

This is a two-part workshop. What does quality of life mean to you in the setting of cancer? Learn how to create documentation to advocate for yourself and...

Investigating molecular contributors to preterm birth

Discovery and precision health-focused research by the California Preterm Birth Initiative (PTBi-CA) at UCSF seeks to better understand chronic stressors and...

Rational Use and the Development of Ketamine in the Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders

Speaker: Gerard Sanacora, MD, PhD Professor of Psychiatry Director, Depression Research Program Yale University Co-Director Yale New Haven Hospital...

Office Hours: Research Hacks with Evans Whitaker

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

Collage Making

Join us for our Collage Pop-Up! No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Have questions about the Makers Lab? Visit the Makers Lab website or...

Communitas: Mind-Body and Resilience Group for Youth with Chronic Illness, for 9-13 Year-Olds

Communitas is a group medical visit for youth living with chronic illness and their parents. The goal of Communitas is to improve the lives, health, and...

Nutrition & Prostate Cancer

Learn about the latest research on nutrition and prostate cancer and how to better meet your nutritional needs. With UCSF cancer nutritionist Greta...

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Mission Bay

Topic: Using VR in medical school education Presenters: Derek Harmon, PhD, Assistant Adjunct Professor, Anatomy ...

Expecting Twins or More

This one-day workshop is designed to give expectant parents basic information on raising twins or more including reassuring advice and practical...

8-Week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Class (MBSR)

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

Wednesday, February 21

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Parnassus

Topic: Technology Innovation Transforming Child Health (TITCH) Network Presenter: Paul Dimitri, MBChB, PhD, Director of Research & Innovation, Sheffield...

Leadership Starts with Leading Yourself: Gaining Self-Awareness Through the MBTI

Please note: pre-registration and advance preparation required. Led by: Anda Kuo, MD The Myers Briggs Type Indicator is one of the most widely used...

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...

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: CAP-1 Clinical Conference: "'I Want My Daughter Back': A Complex Case of Alerted Mental Status" Speaker: Melissa Hopkins, MD Child and...

Identifying Your Values and Motivators: In Collaboration with Faculty & Staff Assistance Program (FSAP)

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Description: In this engaging session, you will be introduced to the concept of values and its...

Staff Assembly Town Hall: UC Retirement Health Benefit Changes

Join us for a brownbag town hall event to discuss the proposed changes to the UC retirement health benefits for non-represented staff and faculty. Campus...

Student Health Winter Hump Day 2018 Diversity Series: Developing an Intersectional Lens of Social Identities

Student Health Winter Hump Day 2018 Diversity Series Wednesdays, February 7th / February 14th / February 21st, Noon-1pm in HSW 301 The Student Health and...

Tobacco Policy Research Group

This monthly seminar provides a forum to present new ideas and research in progress focused in the area of tobacco control. Each 90-minute meeting features...

Search Skills Clinic

This skills clinic will help to build your expertise in searching PubMed, Embase, and beyond. Come by and get tips and tricks to improve your search...

8-Week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Class (MBSR)

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

Marcus Mixer2

To foster a pipeline of new ideas and novel collaborations, the Marcus Program in Precision Medicine Innovation (MPPMI), in collaboration with the UCSF...

Disability Advocacy and Support Group

All UCSF students are invited to join Student Support Group, where we share experiences and resources for managing health and well-being on this campus. The...

Thursday, February 22

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

Office Hours: Research Hacks with Peggy Tahir

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

Edna Lewis Theme Day @ Shorenstein Family Cafe

Come celebrate the recipes of iconic African-American chef Edna Lewis with Nutrition and Food Services.

3D Printing at UCSF Part I (Mission Bay)

Please note this Makers Lab pop-up will be held in the FAMRI Library on the UCSF Mission Bay campus. Did you know anyone from the UCSF community can 3D...

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

20th Annual Reza K. Gandjei Memorial Lecture: Quality Improvement: This Generation’s Evidence-Based Medicine Parnassus: HSW-300 noon - 1:00...

Med Ed Grand Rounds: For Better or for Worse: Context Influences Diagnostic Decision Making with Dr. Henk G. Schmidt

Led by: Henk G. Schmidt, Professor Institute of Psychology, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands We enthusiastically welcome one of the world's...

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...

3D Printing at UCSF Part I (Mission Bay)

Please note this Makers Lab pop-up will be held in the FAMRI Library on the UCSF Mission Bay campus. Did you know anyone from the UCSF community can 3D...

Psychiatry LPPHC Staff Town Hall

Find out what is happening in the department and have your questions answered at one of our upcoming Staff Town Halls. This event is intended only for staff...

1st Joint Parnassus RIPS (Research in Progress Series)

This session will focus on cancer, immunology, and immunotherapy.

Friday, February 23

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

Talk Title to be Announced Joel Kramer, PsyD Professor, Neurology Director of Neuropsychology, Memory and Aging Center UC San Francisco ...

Intro to Python

This workshop will provide an introduction to programming in Python for people with little or no previous programming experience. We will cover basic...

Edna Lewis Theme Day @ Moffitt Cafe

Come celebrate the recipes of iconic African-American chef Edna Lewis with Nutrition and Food Services.

11am
ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: TBA Speaker: TBA ---------- Learning objectives: TBA ---------- UCSF ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds presentations are for educational...

Take Charge of Your Career: Getting Started

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) *This workshop is for current and former UCSF students and postdocs only. Students and postdocs:...

Parnassus: Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Research Group monthly seminar

Click here to LINK TO LIVE STREAM Speaker: Robert Flavell (Flavell Lab) Title: "Applying PSMA and new PET imaging approaches in head and neck cancers" ...

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, February 24

10th Annual LGBTQIA+ Health Forum

This innovative program is the oldest and largest student-run LGBTQIA+ health forum in the country. The forum educates attendees from around the country...

Sunday, February 25

Bakar Zumbathon at UCSF Mission Bay

Special Member Event Feel the joy and positive energy that fills the room. Join us for a 90-minute dance party led by our Zumba team. You won’t stop...

Monday, February 26

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

Catalyst Awards for UCSF Researchers, Spring Cycle Apply Jan 29th-Feb 26th, 2pm

Catalyst Awards for UCSF Researchers The Catalyst Award provides funding and expert industry advice for translating discoveries into therapeutics, devices,...

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...

Mindfulness-Based Self-Compassion Program: Introduction Session

UCSF Faculty & Staff Assistance Program Presents: Mindfulness-Based Self-Compassion Program The purpose of the 8-week course is to increase self-awareness...

LPPHC Intensive Services Grand Rounds

Presentation: Seeing Things Others Don't See: Unconscious Bias in Acute Psychiatric Settings Speaker: Andreea L. Seritan, MD Professor of Psychiatry UCSF...

Digital Health Core Seminar Series

Presentation #1: Digital Medicine at Big Health Speaker #1: Jenna Carl, PhD Medical Director Big Health (Sleepio) ---------- Presentation #2: Designing...

Tuesday, February 27

Apply now for the Teaching Scholars Program 2018-2019 - deadline is April 1st

We invite UCSF and affiliated faculty to apply for the 2018-2019 Teaching Scholars Program (TSP). Graduates of TSP often become health professions education...

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

Department of Psychiatry Faculty Meeting

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

Psychiatry Education Spotlight

Topic: AME Teaching Observation Program Instructors: Lowell Tong, MD Executive Vice Chair and Professor of Psychiatry UCSF Weill Institute for...

RTP Senior Talk: Joshua Carroll, MD

Presentation: TBA Speaker: Joshua Carroll, MD PGY-4, Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program UCSF Weill Insitute for Neurosciences ---------- About...

3D Print the Ultimate Business Card

Want to make an unforgettable business card? Come learn a quick and easy way to make your 2D images into amazing 3D prints. No experience required, but...

Psychiatry LPPHC Staff Town Hall

Find out what is happening in the department and have your questions answered at one of our upcoming Staff Town Halls. This event is intended only for staff...

The Chancellor's Concert in Honor of Dr. Haile Debas

Come celebrate Dr. Haile Debas' 81st birthday! San Francisco Symphony members - Melissa Kleinbart, violin; Amos Yang, cello; Eric Zivian, piano - perform...

Toastmasters for Health

Regular meeting of Toastmasters for Health, a chartered Toastmasters International Club. We are an open club and provide a forum for public speaking to...

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...

Autoimmunity Research Networking Event

Join UCSF clinicians and researchers for an afternoon team science event around autoimmune disease research hosted by The UCSF Research Development Office’s...

Communitas: Mind-Body and Resilience Group for Youth with Chronic Illness, for 9-13 Year-Olds

Communitas is a group medical visit for youth living with chronic illness and their parents. The goal of Communitas is to improve the lives, health, and...

Memory and Aging Center Tuesday Lecture

Classics in Neurology Title TBD Claudia Ramos-Perez, MD, Atlantic Fellow at GBHI

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Mission Bay

Topic: Correcting torso deformities in children Presenters: Sunghoon Kim, MD, Pediatric Surgeon, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland Olajire Idowu,...

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 leadershipTen...

8-Week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Class (MBSR)

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

Wednesday, February 28

Pathways to Recovery: Artwork Created by Schurig Center for Brain Injury Recovery Artists Exhibit

The exhibit runs Feb. 8, 2018, through Apr. 25, 2018 Opening reception on Thursday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Gallery190. The art process assists in the...

Surgical Innovations Meeting - Parnassus

Topic: Neocare peritoneal dialysis machine Presenter: Jon Thorn, Founder & President, Thorn Tech ...

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Sex Matters: Examining Mechanisms Underlying Sex Differences in Child Psychiatry Speaker: David S. Hong, MD Assistant Professor of Psychiatry...

Global Health Nursing Career Panel

Three panelists will discuss their career trajectories, and answer questions from attendees about building careers in global health nursing. Ellen Schell,...

Student Health Winter Hump Day 2018 at Mission Bay: Navigating Your Relationship with your PI

Student Health Winter Hump Day 2018 at Mission Bay Wednesdays, February 28th / March 7th/ March14th, Noon-1pm in Mission Hall 2100 Take a mid-week break...

Viewing of the Award-Winning Film, "Terms and Conditions May Apply"

UCSF IT Security Presents the Film: Terms and Conditions May Apply Do you read the Terms and Conditions connected to every website you visit or app you use?...

8-Week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Class (MBSR)

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

Gordon Tomkins Lecture & Concert presents Nergis Mavalvala/Music by Brooklyn Rider

This is the largest major public event at our university, held biennially in memory of Gordon Tomkins, a brilliant, eclectic visionary scientist and an...

Zotero Clinic

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

Brain Improvs with Josh Kornbluth

Josh Kornbluth is an amazing monologist and comedian completing a residency as an Atlantic Fellow for Equity in Brain Health at the Global Brain Health...

February 2018