Events

July 17 - August 15, 2019

Wednesday, July 17

Recycling & Waste Reduction: E-Waste Drop Off

If you cannot move your items yourself, submit a work order to Facilities Services at: myfs.ucsf.edu Notes: What: Working or non-working electronics &...

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...

Intro to Urban Biking:  Parnassus

This course covers the basics of how to pick the right bike for everyday riding in SF, the rules of the road, and route planning. This course is a great...

Make Your Own Zine

Ever wanted to make your own zine? A zine is a small-circulation self-published work of original or appropriated texts and images, usually reproduced via...

From Conflict to Collaboration in the Clinical Setting

Led by: Maureen Brodie, MA, CO-OP, Director, UCSF Office of the Ombuds Angel Chen Kuo, RN, MSN, NP, Vice Chair, Dept of Family Health Care Nursing The...

Thursday, July 18

Neurological Surgery Grand Rounds

Speaker: Frederick F. Lang, MD, FACS, FAANS, FAAAS - Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery, Beau Biden, Chair for Brain Cancer Research and...

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

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

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,...

Programming Hacky Hour

Overview Hacky Hour is an opportunity for you to get feedback on a current programming project from your peers at UCSF or to work independently. Dedicate...

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...

Breaking Barriers: UCSF Neurosciences Community Event

Please join us for a special neuroscience community event hosted by the UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences, in partnership with the Research Development...

UCSF Bikes! @ Anchor Public Taps

Meet your fellow UCSF cyclists over a brew, or alcohol free beverage. We are bicycle commuters and bicycle enthusiasts. We promote the bicycle for everyday...

Friday, July 19

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“Expanding Mechanisms and Therapeutic Targets for Neurodegenerative Disease” Aaron Gitler, PhD Professor, Genetics Member, Bio-X Member, Wu Tsai...

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...

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...

Sunday, July 21

Get Your Rear in Gear - SF Bay Area Walk/Run

Get Your Rear in Gear is a 5-K walk/run organized by the Colorectal Cancer Coalition to support an organization called Operation Access. Operation Access...

Monday, July 22

Institute for Global Health Sciences-  Master’s Research Presentations

Master of Science in Global Health students will give final presentations of their capstone research projects. Students will present their work on active...

#Everymonth - Biotech Industry Researcher Series: Interviewing (MB)

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) This workshop is for current and former UCSF students and postdocs only. In this workshop, you...

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...

Student Health Summer Hump Day 2019: Managing When It's Too Much: Strategies Especially for New Students

Being overwhelmed, feeling like one doesn't belong or fit in, and struggling to still have "life" in the midst of work can all be common experiences at UCSF....

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...

Introduction to Clinical Informatics

Overview This is an introductory lecture in clinical informatics, including an overview of computational methodologies available to mine and analyze...

STAR Spotlight Series: Evidence for Complimentary and Integrative Treatments for ASD

Please join us for our next community talk featuring STAR co-director Robert Hendren, DO. Dr. Hendren completeed his residency in general psychiatry at the...

Tuesday, July 23

Institute for Global Health Sciences-  Master’s Research Presentations

Master of Science in Global Health students will give final presentations of their capstone research projects. Students will present their work on active...

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...

ESCape: Implementation and Evaluation of skills-based, longitudinal wellness curriculum in ARCH Weeks. I. Kryzhanovskaya and A. Anzaldua.

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

Fine Tune the Universe

For our universe, galaxies and life to exist, the values of 25+ fundamental constants (force of gravity, mass of election/proton...) from physics and...

CAPS Town Hall presents: Vincent Muturi-Kioi, MBChB, DTM&H, MS

African Centered Science, Engagement and Testing: The Road to an HIV Vaccine and Other Solutions for Global Health Challenges Dr. Vincent Muturi-Kioi is...

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

Journal Club by William Mantyh, MD Behavioral Neurology Clinical Fellow UCSF Memory and Aging Center Giovanni Battistella, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow UCSF...

Nutrition and Prostate Cancer Workshop

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

Surgical Innovations Meeting: Lightengale -Shedding light on a better IV line system

Topic: Lightengale: Shedding light on a better IV line system Presenter: Hans Utz, CEO, Lightengale Surgical Innovations meetings provide a collaborative...

Wednesday, July 24

Intro to Urban Biking:  Mission Bay

This course covers the basics of how to pick the right bike for everyday riding in SF, the rules of the road, and route planning. This course is a great...

UCSF Bicycle Security and Safety

Did you know that 72 bicycles were stolen on UCSF campuses in 2018? Did you know that the Campus Bike Cages were broken into 7 times last year? Join...

5th Annual Dept. of Psychiatry Diversity Celebration

Join us for the fifth annual UCSF Dept. of Psychiatry Diversity Celebration in honor of Diversity Mental Health Month! Family, partners, and friends are...

Thursday, July 25

Advanced ZOOM Training & Open House

This is not a basic zoom session. Learn how to connect to ZOOM using the integrated conference room and best practices for success with complex events using...

Research Resource Program: Core Business Meeting

Attention Core Directors, Managers and Staff! RRP will host a Core Business Meeting in July where we will cover the following topics: Transition to iLab...

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...

GAME OVER: Games + Snacks

We're playing games and eating snacks in the Library, and you're invited! Join us in the Library across from the Makers Lab for some classic early video...

Knitting Gathering: For People with Cancer

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

UC Oracles Toastmasters meetings

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

Mission Hall Ask & Learn Summer Series

Mark your calendar for the Mission Hall Ask & Learn Summer Series where you will: Get updates on Mission Hall reconfiguration and timelines,Learn about new...

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...

Using Zotero for Research (In-Person/Online)

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...

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, July 26

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“Lecture title to be announced” Axel Montagne, PhD Assistant Professor of Research, Assistant Director, Functional Biological Imaging Core, Zilkha...

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...

Intro to Python Programming: Part 2

This workshop is a continuation of Intro to Python (Part 1). This three hour class will cover: Pandas dataframes, plotting, looping over data sets, and...

3D Carving Demo

Join us for the first Carvey 3D carving demo! Get trained on using the Carvey and use it anytime the Makers Lab is open. The Carvey uses free web-based...

Monday, July 29

#Everymonth - Biotech Industry Researcher Series: Compensation negotiation (MB)

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) This workshop is for current or former UCSF students and postdocs only. During this workshop, you...

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, July 30

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...

Dr. Monica Gandhi, MD, MPH: VA Medicine Grand Rounds

Dr. Gandhi is Director, UCSF-Gladstone CFAR, Associate Chief, Division of HIV, Infectious Diseases, Global Medicine and Co-Director, CFAR Mentoring Program....

ESCape: Professional Identity Formation of Fellowship Program Directors. Day Rossa, A.

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

Summer Fun Roadshow (MCB) Presented by Wellness & Community

Come join the Wellness and Community team for a week of celebrating summer fun! Take a break to meet us for some popsicles, music, and swag. Stop by during...

Introduction to Science Illustration Tool - BioRender

BioRender is the world’s first tool to help scientists create and share beautiful, professional scientific figures. It is already being used by more than 200...

QBI & IGHS Seminar with Stephen H. Waterman, MD, MPH, Chief, Dengue Branch, Division of Vector-borne Diseases at the National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Diseases, CDC

Stephen H. Waterman, MD, MPH, is Chief, Dengue Branch, Division of Vector-borne Diseases at the National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Diseases, U.S....

Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: Ben Guard: A wearable for catheter securement Presenter: Matt Murphy, CEO, Ben Guard Healthcare Solutions Surgical Innovations meetings provide a...

3D Printing Pen Pop-Up

A 3D printer that you can hold in the palm of your hand! Technology is getting smaller, and 3D printers are no different. Let Makers Lab staff introduce you...

Truths & Myths of Nutrition in Cancer

Get to the bottom line of some common nutrition and cancer questions. Topics include sugar, artificial sweeteners, inflammation, soy, the ketogenic diet,...

Wednesday, July 31

Social, Cultural & Emotional Dynamics of Dementia Care

Join us Wednesday, July 31 for the next Global Neurology Forum program, Social, Cultural & Emotional Dynamics of Dementia Care. Participate by...

F1000 Research Tool Clinic (In-Person/Online)

Like EndNote, F1000 is a powerful research tool that helps you gather, organize, and add citations and references to your article or paper. F1000 at a...

Microbes Cross Stitching

Join us for an afternoon of cross stitching! Learn the basics or work on an existing project. We'll highlight free online design tools and have health...

Summer Fun Roadshow (Parnassus) Presented by Wellness & Community

Come join the Wellness and Community team for a week of celebrating summer fun! Take a break to meet us for some popsicles, music, and swag. Stop by during...

Thursday, August 1

UCSF CME: Neurosurgery Update 2019

The Department of Neurosurgery at the UCSF invites you to attend its annual Neurosurgery Update course. The course will be held at the Fairmont Sonoma...

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,...

Summer Fun Roadshow (Mission Bay) Presented by Wellness & Community

Come join the Wellness and Community team for a week of celebrating summer fun! Take a break to meet us for some popsicles, music, and swag. Stop by during...

Raise a Glass and Funds for AIDS Walk

You can support AIDS research even after AIDS Walk! Join University Relations for a night of fun for a good cause as our team guest bartends at Soda...

Friday, August 2

UCSF CME: Neurosurgery Update 2019

The Department of Neurosurgery at the UCSF invites you to attend its annual Neurosurgery Update course. The course will be held at the Fairmont Sonoma...

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...

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...

Saturday, August 3

UCSF CME: Neurosurgery Update 2019

The Department of Neurosurgery at the UCSF invites you to attend its annual Neurosurgery Update course. The course will be held at the Fairmont Sonoma...

Race Against Stigma 5K

One in four Americans suffer some kind of mental illness in their lifetime. It is the silent epidemic of our generation. Subconscious was founded to fight...

Monday, August 5

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...

Quality Improvement Approaches in Maternal, Newborn and Child Health in LMIC

Hema Magge, MD, MS, is Country Director, Ethiopia for the Institute for Healthcare Improvement. She holds faculty positions in the Division of Global Health...

Tuesday, August 6

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...

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: Available

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

Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: Sakary: Synbiotics for people living with Type 2 Diabetes. Presenter: Paulo Gonzalez, Sakary Surgical Innovations meetings provide a collaborative...

 Advance Care Planning Workshop

Please join Redwing Keyssar, RN, Author, Director of Patient and Caregiver Education at UCSF’s Center for Education in Palliative Care for a free, in-depth...

Let's Talk: How to Have a Conversation with Kids about Cancer

This workshop will explore: The importance of communication with children about cancer; What children need and understand at different ages; and...

Manage your Citations with EndNote (In-Person/Online)

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

Wednesday, August 7

Recycling and Waste Reduction: E-Waste Drop Off

If you cannot move your items yourself, submit a work order to Facilities Services at: myfs.ucsf.edu Notes: What: Working or non-working electronics &...

Thursday, August 8

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

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

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

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

Knitting Gathering: For People with Cancer

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

UC Oracles Toastmasters meetings

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

Friday, August 9

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“Lecture title to be announced” Christopher Callahan, MD, MACP Chief Research and Development Officer, Eskenazi Health Scientist, Indiana University Center...

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...

UCSF Psychiatry Reception at the 2019 APA Annual Convention

All UCSF alumni, faculty, trainees, and friends at the 2019 American Psychological Association Annual Convention are invited to join us for a relaxed evening...

Sunday, August 11

Courage Over Cancer 5K & 10K Walk/Run

We are taking a moment to celebrate the courage and dedication of our patients, doctors, nurses, researchers, caretakers, friends, and families by...

Monday, August 12

Funding opportunity: 2019 AARP Quality Measure Innovation Grant

UC Research Community: We are happy to announce the 2019 grant cycle is open for the 2019 AARP Quality Measure Innovation Grant. This funding opportunity ...

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, August 13

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...

Bike to Lunch with UCSF Bikes!

Bike to Lunch & Bay Wheels tutorial with Georgina. Meet at 12pm for Lunch. Newbies meet @ 11:30am for a Bay Wheels (fmrly Ford Go Bike) Tutorial. Meet in...

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...

Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: Frontier Bio: Electro-hydrodynamically enhanced bioprinting Presenter: Eric Bennett, Founder, Frontier Bio Surgical Innovations meetings provide a...

Sexuality and Cancer

With Sueann Mark, PhD, RN, CNS Sexual dysfunction is a common side effect of cancer and its treatments, however, the topic is rarely discussed. Join sex...

Wednesday, August 14

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...

Thursday, August 15

Using Zotero for Research (In-Person/Online)

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...

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

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

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

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

Knitting Gathering: For People with Cancer

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

UC Oracles Toastmasters meetings

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

July 17 - August 15, 2019