Events

December 11, 2018 - January 9, 2019

Tuesday, December 11

BCHO Grand Rounds: Tracing the HIV Epidemic, From A to Z: America to Zimbabwe

Presented by: Ann Petru, MD, FAAP Director, Pediatric HIV/AIDS Program UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland Arthur J Ammann, MD Founder of Global...

Global Neurology Forum: Core Skills - Coma Exams in Resource-Limited Settings

The Global Neurology Forum series provides an opportunity for learning and dialogue about the diagnosis and management of neurological conditions. The Forum...

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Series Presentation: Is Cognitive Therapy Enduring or Are Antidepressant Medications Iatrogenic? Speaker: Steven D. Hollon,...

Using RefWorks at UCSF

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

Ob/Gyn and RS Grand Rounds

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

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

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

Finding Funding through Pivot @ Parnassus Library

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

Healing Through Dance: For People with Cancer

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

Integrative Case Conference

Presentation: TBA Part I - Dec. 4Part II - Dec. 11Presenter: Michelle Barton, MD, MPH Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

Using Respondent Driven Sampling to Measure the Incidence and Prevalence of Informal Sector Abortion in South Africa: A Methodological Assessment

Presented by Ruvani Jayaweera, MPH & Caitlin Gerdts, PhD, MHS of Ibis Reproductive Health

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...

Tips for Education Abstract Writing

This session offers tips for drafting an effective abstract on topics related to health professions education for the UCSF Education Showcase. This takes...

Toastmasters for Health

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

White Coats for Black Lives Die-In Anniversary

White Coats for Black Lives (WC4BL) at UCSF is celebrating the 4th anniversary of our 2014 die-in this Tuesday, December 11th 2018 from 12-1 PM in the School...

Small Group Teaching

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

Tableau User Group

Are you a Tableau user at UCSF? Want to chat with other people who are using Tableau at UCSF? Join the Tableau User Group! The Tableau User Group is a...

Memory and Aging Center Tuesday Lecture

Behavioral Neurology Research Seminar “Tracking and Measuring Cognitive Decline after Mild TBI: a TRACK-TBI Study” J. Russell Huie, PhD, Assistant...

Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: Mechanically controlled video laryngoscope stylet Presenter: Andrew Bishara, MD, Clinical Instructor, UCSF Department of Anesthesia ...

Better Sleep / Less Fatigue Workshop

Facilitated by Anna Levin, PhD and Neha Goyal, PhD of UCSF Psycho-Oncology Would you like to learn effective techniques to improve your sleep and better...

Wednesday, December 12

Neurology Wednesday Conference

3:00-4:00pm Dr. John Engstrom - Topic TBD 4:00-5:00pm Dr. Grand Debates - Drs. Aimee Kao and Adam Boxer - Topic TBD 5:00-6:00pm Dr. Juliet Morgan - Topic TBD

TEDMED Viewing

We will screen some of this year’s TEDMED talks. TEDMED is the health and medicine edition of the famous TED conference, drawing a multi-disciplinary...

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: From Risk to Resilience: Factors That Promote Well-Being Among Children Exposed to Adversity Speaker: Danielle Roubinov, PhD Assistant Adjunct...

Panel Discussion: Severe Wildfires, A Climate-Health Emergency

Join experts John Balmes, Gina Solomon, Katherine Gundling, and Robin Cooper for a panel discussion involving the physical and mental health disparities...

Demonstration: Giving a chalk talk for a faculty position

Note: Registration Required (Register through Eventbrite) Planning to give a chalk talk as part of your interview for a faculty position in the future? Not...

3pm
Neurology Wednesday Conference + Grand Rounds

3:00-4:00pm Dr. John Engstrom - Topic TBD 4:00-5:00pm Grand Rounds Drs. Aimee Kao and Adam Boxer - Topic TBD 5:00-6:00pm Dr. Juliet Morgan - Topic TBD

Neurology Grand Rounds

Bedside to bench and back again: New insights into tau biology and therapeutics Aimee Kao, MD, PhD UCSF Associate Professor of Neurology and Adam Boxer,...

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...

UCSF Sports Basement Shopping Spree

Fun, prizes, and savings! All Fitness & Recreation members and UCSF employees welcome. 20% off for Basementeers* 11% off for Non-Basementeers $5 gift...

Thursday, December 13

Staff Appreciation Holiday Breakfast - Mission Bay

For their hard work and commitment to maintaining UCSF’s world renowned excellence in education, research, and patient care, UCSF staff are warmly invited to...

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training

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

The phospholipid PI(3,4)P2 is an apical identity determinant

David Bryant, Ph.D. Institute of Cancer Sciences CRUK Beatson Institute University of Glasgow

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

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

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

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

3D Printing Clinic - MOARstruder

Join us in the Makers Lab for a demo of 3D printing with the MOARextruder! Take your 3D printing to the next level with the LulzBot (TAZ 6) MOARsturder. The...

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds - Dr. Kathleen Sarmiento

VA's TeleSleep Program: Reducing Disparities in Rural Sleep Care Speaker: Kathleen Sarmiento, MD Kathleen Sarmiento is an Associate Professor of Clinical...

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,...

Primary Care Burnout Research

Rachel Willard-Grace directs the UCSF Center for Excellence in Primary Care (CEPC) at UCSF. She conducts research related to burnout, health coaching, and...

UC Oracles Toastmasters meetings

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

Promoting Health Behavior Change Through Motivation-Based Interventions

Full presentation title: Promoting Health Behavior Change Through Motivation-Based Interventions Speaker: Mitchell Karno, PhD Research...

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, December 14

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

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

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“Two Competing Views of the Meaning of Equality in the United States Constitution and International Human Rights: 150 Years of Struggle” Jules Lobel,...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Spinal Cord MRI in Multiple Sclerosis Roland Henry, PhD Professor of Neurology 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...

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...

Pragmatic Research of Integrative Pain Management in Diverse Patients

Osher Center for Integrative Medicine research seminar: "Pragmatic Research of Integrative Pain Management in Diverse Patients" Maria T. Chao, DrPH,...

UCSF Schwartz Rounds - When Outside Forces Intervene: Maintaining Compassion in Times of Discord

A multidisciplinary panel of care team members will participate in a facilitated discussion about a case related to maintaining compassion in times of...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

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

Neurology Faculty Retreat

Location: Mission Bay. Details will be in your email.

Free Class - Afternoon Laughter

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

Friday Cancer Center Seminar Series

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

Sunday, December 16

UCSF DIABETES CENTER PRESENTS FIFTH ANNUAL MIRACLE MILE/5K HOLIDAY RACE

Event Details: This family-friendly event will take place on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at Peacock Meadow in Golden Gate Park. Runners of all ages and skill...

Monday, December 17

Cricut Die-Cutting Demo

Join us for this pop-up where we will explore using the Cricut die-cutting machine. Materials will be provided. Have questions about the Makers Lab? Visit...

Intensive Services Grand Rounds

Presentation: An Update on Current Trends With Substance Use Disorders and Medication Treatments Speaker: Judith Martin, MD Deputy Medical Director,...

Meditation & Guided Imagery: For People with Cancer

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

Survivorship Wellness: For Post-Treatment Cancer Patients

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

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, December 18

BCHO Grand Rounds: New Frontiers in Patient Safety (As Well as A Few of the Old Ones)

Presented by: Mary Rutherford, MD, FAAP, FACEP Director of Clinical Quality UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland Michael Lang, MD, MPN, FAAP Medical...

Ob/Gyn and RS Grand Rounds

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

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

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

Healing Through Dance: For People with Cancer

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

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...

Toastmasters for Health

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

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 Alison Snyder, MD, Behavioral Neurology Fellow in Neurology, UCSF Memory and Aging Center

Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: The Shin Cup: A safer laparoscopic tower for the OR Presenter: Cathy Shin, MD, Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery, University of Southern...

UCSF Physician/Provider Book Club: The Happiness Equation

The new book from the New York Times–bestselling author of The Book of Awesome that “reveals how all of us can live happier lives” (Gretchen Rubin). What...

Wednesday, December 19

Neurology Wednesday Conference

3:00-4:00pm Dr. Sara LaHue - Topic TBD 4:00-5:00pm Dr. Jeff Gelfand - Topic TBD 5:00-6:00pm Dr. Max Greene - Topic TBD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

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

Neurology Wednesday Conference

3:00-4:00pm Dr. Sara LaHue - Topic TBD 4:00-5:00pm Dr. Jeff Gelfand - Topic TBD 5:00-6:00pm Dr. Max Greene - Topic TBD

Free Class - Laughter Yoga

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

Thursday, December 20

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

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

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds - Dr. Andrew Auerbach

Improving EHRs through integration: Tactics, strategies, and good ADvicE Speaker: Andrew Auerbach, MD Andrew Auerbach is Professor of Medicine in...

Knitting Gathering: For People with Cancer

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

The Chancellor's Concert Series

Violinists Dan Carlson and Dian Zhang, cellist Peter Myers and Joy Fellows on viola perform Mendelssohn: String Quartet No. 5 in E flat major, Opus 44, No....

UC Oracles Toastmasters meetings

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

PubMed for 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...

Friday, December 21

Training in Clinical Research Program - Winter Quarter courses

Topics include: Advanced epidemiologic methods, introductory and advanced biostatistical methods, clinical trials, epidemiology of aging, cost-effectiveness...

Core and More: For People with Cancer

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

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

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

Monday, December 24

Survivorship Wellness: For Post-Treatment Cancer Patients

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

Thursday, December 27

UC Oracles Toastmasters meetings

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

Friday, December 28

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...

Monday, December 31

Survivorship Wellness: For Post-Treatment Cancer Patients

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

Wednesday, January 2

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.

Friday, January 4

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

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

Friday Cancer Center Seminar Series

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

Psychiatry Education Scholarship Collaborative

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

Saturday, January 5

Innovations in Regulatory Science Summit by UCSF-Stanford CERSI

The UCSF-Stanford Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation (CERSI) is pleased to present the inaugural Innovations in Regulatory Science...

Monday, January 7

Manage your Citations with EndNote

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

UC Research in OptumLabs Data Warehouse - Call for Proposals

See Detailed Call for Proposals Here As part of the strategic relationship between UC and OptumLabs, OptumLabs will provide up to seven UC researchers with...

Tuesday, January 8

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: TBA Speaker: Kurt C. Organista, PhD Professor of Social Welfare UC Berkeley ---------- Learning objectives: TBA ---------- Remote live...

Ob/Gyn and RS Grand Rounds

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

Integrative Case Conference

Presentation: TBA Part I - Jan. 8Part II - Jan. 15Presenter: Nicole Tarui, MD, MPH Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

Psychiatry Employee Photos (Mission Bay)

The Department of Psychiatry will once again be offering free portrait sessions for all Psychiatry and affiliated faculty, staff, and trainees/fellows. If...

#EveryMonth - Biotech Industry Researcher Series: Understanding the Industry Job Market

This workshop is for current or former UCSF students and postdocs only. Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Part A: Exploring...

Wednesday, January 9

Psychiatry Employee Photos (Parnassus)

The Department of Psychiatry will once again be offering free portrait sessions for all Psychiatry and affiliated faculty, staff, and trainees/fellows. If...

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Child and Adolescent Trichotillomania: Assessment and Treatment Speaker: Flint Espil, MD Instructor of Psychiatry and Behavioral...

Neuroendocrine Tumor Education and Support Group

Living with NETS: Emotional Well-Being with Dianne Shumay, PhD Head of UCSF Psycho-Oncology Dr. Dianne Shumay works with cancer center patients, survivors...

Psycho-Oncology Behavioral Sleep and Fatigue Group

Learn scientifically-supported, non-medication-based strategies for managing cancer-related fatigue and insomnia. Open to UCSF cancer patients, survivors,...

Neurology Grand Rounds

Ann Poncelet, MD UCSF Professor of Neurology and Johannes Kratz, MD UCSF Assistant Professor of Surgery

December 11, 2018 - January 9, 2019