Events

November 21 - December 20, 2019

Thursday, November 21

Andrew Kerkhoff: Feasibility and acceptability of a peer-centered strategy to improve community tuberculosis case finding

Andrew Kerkhoff is a clinical fellow in the Department of Medicine, focused on engagement and retention in tuberculosis care services among people living...

Neurological Surgery Grand Rounds

Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey Sharon, Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology, UCSF "A Whirlwind Tour of the Vestibular System"

Ten-Year Financial Plan Presentation

The associate vice chancellor of Budget and Resource Management/interim Chief Financial Officer, Mike Clune is taking the UCSF Ten-Year Financial Plan on the...

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...

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds  - Pamela Munster, MD

Living With the Thought of Cancer: Carrying a Cancer Gene Pamela Munster, MD is a professor of medicine at the University of California, San Francisco,...

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

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 an hour to...

State of the Roads: A Mission Bay Bicycle Commute Survey Report-Back. 

Folks on Spokes & UCSF Bikes! Presents: State of the Roads Mission Bay Alan and John share findings from a recent UCSF Bikes! bicycle commuter survey. We...

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...

Salsa on the Plaza!

This event was brought to you by Campus Life Services, Wellness & Community and the UCSF Library. Salsa on the Plaza is coming this November -- a great...

Advanced Zoom Training & Open House

Bring your laptop! The first hour will focus on advanced Zoom learning and setting up conference rooms with Zoom. Learn how to connect to ZOOM using the...

School of Medicine Dean's Forum – Our Public Service Mission

As a leader, I value your input and aspire to be transparent in my role as dean. To this end, I am committed to sharing facts as they become available and...

DOM Learning and Caring Environment (LACE) report presented by Dr. Patricia Cornett

Please join Pat Cornett in one of two presentations (at ZSFG and Parnassus) of the findings of the Learning and Caring Environment (LACE) assessment team for...

The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change: 2019 Report San Francisco Launch

Join as we hear from leading researchers, community activists, and policymakers about climate change and health action in California and around the...

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...

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, November 22

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“The Essence of Senescence: Its Potential Role in Age-related Neurodegenerative Diseases” Julie Andersen, PhD Professor, Buck Institute for Research on...

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“Lecture Title to be Announced” Dirk Keene, MD, PhD Director, Neuropathology Fellowship Program Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, Division of...

Data Analysis with SQL and Python

Data obtained from the web or other outside sources is often messy and difficult to manage. Pandas, a popular tabular data frame library in Python, and SQL,...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

The Rise and Fall of Microglia Driving Central Nervous System Remyelination Veronique Miron, PhD Senior Lecturer and Principal Investigator MRC Centre for...

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...

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...

How to Share Research Data to Meet Requirements and Promote Open Knowledge

If you are funded by the NIH, HHMI, or Gates Foundation, or plan to publish in PLOS, PNAS, Science or Nature it is very likely that you will be asked to make...

Integrative Psychiatry Interest Group

This event is for clinical staff only. Presentation: Integrative Perspepctives: A Discussion of Two Cases Presenters: James Duffy, MD Sidney Edsall,...

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...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) to Promote Psychological Flexibility Speaker: Shane O'Neil-Hart, LCSW --------------- UCSF...

Saturday, November 23

International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day

International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day can change your life. It’s the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather around the world at...

Monday, November 25

LPPHC Friends-giving Potluck

This event is for LPPHC employees and trainees. Sign-up with your manager and bring your best dish. *All participants are asked to attach a card including...

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 26

Department of Psychiatry Faculty Meeting

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

Teaching Strategies for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

Led by: Catherine Lau, MD and Brent Kobashi, MD Knowledge and training in quality improvement and patient safety (QI and PS) does not always lead to...

Psychiatry Education Spotlight

Topic: Book Club, Part 1: "Grit" by Angela Duckworth ---------- About Education Spotlight: Education Spotlight is a faculty development series and monthly...

PNP Case Conference

Presentation: TBA Part I - Nov. 26, 2019Part II - April 14, 2020Presenter: Steven Pennybaker, MD Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

ESCape - 2. Innovations Funding Presentation

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

ESCape: The Grey Areas of Mistreatment & Abuse: How do Medical Learners & Educators Make Sense of Negative Interactions in the Clinical Workplace

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.

Thursday, November 28

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,...

Friday, November 29

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 2

7-Day Free Trial + Enrollment Special |  UCSF Fitness & Recreation Centers

Special Offer for UCSF Employees 7-Day Trial Membership Pass: Get your 7-day free trial membership, December 2-13, at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at...

18th Annual Neurotrauma Symposium

This year’s symposium is a dynamic 1-day conference that will focus on the latest discoveries as they relate to research in traumatic brain injury and spinal...

Chancellor's Staff Appreciation

Dear Members of the UCSF Community: We write to thank you for your hard work throughout the year and invite you to attend a staff appreciation breakfast on...

DOM Fireside Chat with Catherine Lucey, MD

The next Fireside Chat will be held on December 2, 2019, Room M989, Parnassus. Bob Wachter will interview Catherine Lucey, Vice Dean for Education 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...

Genome-Wide Approaches to Understanding Microglia Identity and Function

Chris Glass is a professor of cellular and molecular medicine and professor of medicine at UC San Diego. His current studies use a combination of genetics...

Gladstone Institutes Spectrum Seminar

“Genome-Wide Approaches to Understanding Microglia Identity and Function” Chris Glass, MD, PhD Professor of Medicine and Cellular and Molecular...

Multilevel Community-Based Approaches to Promote Health among Older Latinos

Adriana Perez, PhD, CRNP, ANP-BC, FAAN, FGSA, assistant professor of nursing at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, will be the guest speaker...

Tuesday, December 3

7-Day Free Trial + Enrollment Special |  UCSF Fitness & Recreation Centers

Special Offer for UCSF Employees 7-Day Trial Membership Pass: Get your 7-day free trial membership, December 2-13, at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at...

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Bay Area Lecturer Series Presentation: TBA Speaker: Katy Davis, PhD, LCSW Director of Trauma-Informed Care UCSF Women's HIV Program ---------- Learning...

PNP Case Conference

Presentation: TBA Part I - Dec. 3, 2019Part II - April 28, 2020Presenter: Aaron Quiggle, MD, MS Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

ESCape: Making Assessment Meaningful: How Do Surgical Assessments Affect Teaching and Learning? N. Zhao

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

ESCape: Making the Workplace Work - It's All About the Design, J. Sewell and P. O'Sullivan

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

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.

ESCape: Making Assessment Meaningful: How Do Surgical Assessments Affect Teaching and Learning? N. Zhao

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

Anemia and Thalassemia   貧血症和地中海貧血症

Many people suffer from anemia but may not know about it. One of the very common types of anemia in Asians is called thalassemia. Nearly ¾ of all...

Let's Talk: Conversations with Your Children about Cancer

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

Negotiation Workshop

Jessica Notini, JD, Lecturer in Law, Stanford University This popular workshop on negotiation skills is taught by a Stanford faculty member who is a...

Wednesday, December 4

7-Day Free Trial + Enrollment Special |  UCSF Fitness & Recreation Centers

Special Offer for UCSF Employees 7-Day Trial Membership Pass: Get your 7-day free trial membership, December 2-13, at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at...

Chancellor's Staff Appreciation

Dear Members of the UCSF Community: We write to thank you for your hard work throughout the year and invite you to attend a staff appreciation breakfast on...

Pain and Addiction Research Retreat

Registration required: tiny.ucsf.edu/cr26yk Join scientists and clinicians for cross-disciplinary presentations and discussions on pain, addiction, and the...

Scholarly Writing Intensive Workshop (Day 1 of 2.5 Days)

* Please note this workshop requires participation from Dec 4-6, 2019* This 2.5 day workshop will provide an opportunity for participants to work...

World AIDS Day with Early Career Investigators: HIV Grand Rounds

A showcase of the research undertaken by our investigators. HIV Grand Rounds is accredited through the UCSF Office of CME (ACCME Provider number...

Anthony Fauci on Ending the HIV Pandemic: From Science to Implementation

Inaugural CFAR seminar, we are honored to host Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the NIAID/NIH. Dr. Fauci was appointed Director of NIAID in 1984. He oversees...

E-Waste Drop Off

Stop by to drop-off your e-waste and clean styrofoam boxes. Drop-off is from 10-2pm, but between 12-2pm you can also pick up free monitors, keyboards, and...

Organizing 101: Transformative Justice

At this workshop, we will knowledge share on transformative justice as a framework and go over a few basic organizing skills. This workshop welcomes new,...

Uses and Misuses of DNA Methylation to Explain Health Inequalities

DNA methylation is a biological system critical for human physiological function. It is more stable over time than many biomarkers, but, unlike genotype, it...

Tableau User Group meeting

This will be a good opportunity to learn about the Self-Service Analytics (SSA) program, which was recently rolled out at UCSF, and how Tableau is being used...

Managing Stress during the Holiday Season

UCSF cancer patients and survivors are invited to attend this one-time "Managing Stress during the Holiday Season" workshop, hosted by UCSF Psycho-Oncology....

UCSF Community Advisory Group (CAG) Meeting

The mission of the Community Advisory Group is to (1) serve as a community advisory body and sounding board for UCSF administration on planning issues, based...

Thursday, December 5

7-Day Free Trial + Enrollment Special |  UCSF Fitness & Recreation Centers

Special Offer for UCSF Employees 7-Day Trial Membership Pass: Get your 7-day free trial membership, December 2-13, at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at...

Jessica Briggs: Using molecular epidemiology to improve malaria surveillance

Jessica Briggs, MD, is a Clinical Fellow in Medicine. Her research interest lies in using molecular epidemiology to improve malaria surveillance. The Young...

Scholarly Writing Intensive Workshop (Day 2 of 2.5 Days, by Invitation Only)

* Please note this workshop requires participation from Dec 4-6, 2019* This 2.5 day workshop will provide an opportunity for participants to work...

2nd Annual Research-Related Resources Symposium

UCSF research support offices have partnered to organize the second annual Research-Related Resources (3Rs) Symposium. The event, which is intended for UCSF...

UCSF/SFVAMC Center for Population Brain Health Lecture Series

Presentation: A 21st Century Approach to Optimizing Geriatric Mental Health Using Technology Speaker: Christine Gould, PhD Instructor (Affiliated) Dept. of...

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...

Winter Craft Market - Laurel Heights

Goods hand-made by your UCSF friends and colleagues at the Laurel Heights Campus Thursday December 5th 11:30-1:30 4th Floor – room 474 Two hours...

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds  - Michael Steinman, MD

“Deprescribing for Older Adults – Beyond the Obvious" Dr. Steinman is a national leader in identifying and improving the quality of medication prescribing...

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,...

HOLD for MedEd Grand Rounds: Anna Cianciolo, PhD

Anna T. Cianciolo, PhD, is the Visiting Scholar for the UCSF Educational Skills Scholarly Writing Workshop held on Dec 4-6, 2019. Dr. Cianciolois an...

MedEd Grand Rounds ONLINE: Producing Meaningful Evidence of Educational Impact - An Analytical Framework and Case Study, Anna Cianciolo, PhD

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...

UCSF Academic Senate Division Meeting Winter 2019

Please join us for the annual UCSF Academic Senate Division Meeting. This year the theme will be focused around Human Resources. Our guest speaker this year...

Leading Change

Led by: Kevin H. Souza, MS, Associate Dean for Medical Education Rebecca Shunk, MD, Co-Director of the Center of Excellence in Primary Care Education, San...

BRAIN Initiative Program Director Visit

BRAIN Funding Opportunities: Circuits and Behavior Special Presentation by Karen K. David, PhD BRAIN Initiative Team for Integrative and Quantitative...

hear/say Readers' Theater and Book Launch

Come hear live readings from the new hear/say book of stories about aging and connection. And preview the upcoming documentary film! 5:30 PM Readers’...

Friday, December 6

7-Day Free Trial + Enrollment Special |  UCSF Fitness & Recreation Centers

Special Offer for UCSF Employees 7-Day Trial Membership Pass: Get your 7-day free trial membership, December 2-13, at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at...

Chancellor's Staff Appreciation

Dear Members of the UCSF Community: We write to thank you for your hard work throughout the year and invite you to attend a staff appreciation breakfast on...

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“Lecture Title to be Announced” Andrew Krystal, MD Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Science Executive Vice-Chair, Langley Porter Psychiatric...

Scholarly Writing Intensive Workshop (Day 2.5 of 2.5 Days, by Invitation Only)

* Please note this workshop requires participation from Dec 4-6, 2019* This 2.5 day workshop will provide an opportunity for participants to work...

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...

Promoting Research in Social Media (PRISM) Health Symposium

The Promoting Research in Social Media and Health Symposium (PRISM Health Symposium) is a one-day research symposium that fosters a collaborative learning...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Lecture Title TBA Alessandro Didonna, PhD Assistant 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...

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 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: Clinical Case Conference Speaker: Michael Levin, PsyD Volunteer Assistant Clinical Professor Department of Psychiatry UCSF Weill Institute for...

Negotiating your faculty job offer (Negotiation series Part I)

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

SKY Campus Happiness Retreat

The SKY Happiness Retreat is a 15-hour immersive, self-development program offered to thousands of attendees at more than 40 universities across the country,...

Saturday, December 7

7-Day Free Trial + Enrollment Special |  UCSF Fitness & Recreation Centers

Special Offer for UCSF Employees 7-Day Trial Membership Pass: Get your 7-day free trial membership, December 2-13, at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at...

Neuroscience Day at UCSF!

The UCSF Department of Neurosurgery is partnering with UCSF HealthLink for an exciting day of Neuroscience demos and experiences for children of Neurosurgery...

SKY Campus Happiness Retreat

The SKY Happiness Retreat is a 15-hour immersive, self-development program offered to thousands of attendees at more than 40 universities across the country,...

Sunday, December 8

7-Day Free Trial + Enrollment Special |  UCSF Fitness & Recreation Centers

Special Offer for UCSF Employees 7-Day Trial Membership Pass: Get your 7-day free trial membership, December 2-13, at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at...

SKY Campus Happiness Retreat

The SKY Happiness Retreat is a 15-hour immersive, self-development program offered to thousands of attendees at more than 40 universities across the country,...

Monday, December 9

7-Day Free Trial + Enrollment Special |  UCSF Fitness & Recreation Centers

Special Offer for UCSF Employees 7-Day Trial Membership Pass: Get your 7-day free trial membership, December 2-13, at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at...

Seminar with Dr. Carolyn Coyne

This seminar is part of the GIVI/QBI/HPMI/BioFulcrumII series.

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...

UCSF Programming Workshop: Beginning R, Unix, Git

Brought to you by the UCSF Library Data Science Initiative and UCSF Bakar Computational Health Sciences Institute, this is an example-driven boot camp taught...

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...

Challenges in Clinical Teaching - East Bay

Led by: Charlotte Wills, MD This workshop goes beyond the common clinical teaching models learned in Time Efficient Teaching, such as the One Minute...

Challenges in Clinical Teaching - East Bay

Led by: Charlotte Wills, MD This workshop goes beyond the common clinical teaching models learned in Time Efficient Teaching, such as the One Minute...

2019 ACNP Annual Meeting Dinner

UCSF Dept. of Psychiatry faculty, staff, trainees, and alumni attending the 2019 Annual Meeting of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP) are...

Tuesday, December 10

7-Day Free Trial + Enrollment Special |  UCSF Fitness & Recreation Centers

Special Offer for UCSF Employees 7-Day Trial Membership Pass: Get your 7-day free trial membership, December 2-13, at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at...

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Series Presentation: TBA Speaker: Paramjit T. Joshi, MD Professor Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior UC...

 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,...

PNP Case Conference

Presentation: TBA Part I - Dec. 10, 2019Part II - May 26, 2020Presenter: Eric Alcid, MD, PhD Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

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...

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...

ESCape: Creating a Novel Point-of-Care Ultrasound Certification Pathway for Internal Medicine Residents - S. Conner.

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

ESCape: Educating the Whole Clinician at the Intersection of Well-being and Patient Care: A Mindfulness Curriculum for Clinical Trainees, J Cook

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.

ESCape: Creating a Novel Point-of-Care Ultrasound Certification Pathway for Internal Medicine Residents - S. Conner.

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

UCSF Advocates End of Year Celebration

What a year! In 2019, our UCSF community has helped to: Advance UCSF state and federal budget prioritiesAdvocate with state legislators for the School of...

Large Group Teaching

Led by: Zane Amenhotep, MD Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine Erick Hung, MD Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry,...

UCSF Programming Workshop: Beginning R, Unix, Git

Brought to you by the UCSF Library Data Science Initiative and UCSF Bakar Computational Health Sciences Institute, this is an example-driven boot camp taught...

 Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: Real-World Evidence to Support Regulatory Decision-Making Presenter: Sanket Dhruva, MD, Assistant Professor, UCSF School of Medicine Surgical...

"Phil's Camino" Documentary Screening, with Victoria Sweet, MD

Award-winning documentary, Phil's Camino (watch trailer) tells the story of free spirit Phil, a man living with Stage 4 cancer and dreaming of walking the...

3D Carving Demo

Join us for a 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 software and...

Wednesday, December 11

7-Day Free Trial + Enrollment Special |  UCSF Fitness & Recreation Centers

Special Offer for UCSF Employees 7-Day Trial Membership Pass: Get your 7-day free trial membership, December 2-13, at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at...

Creating and Assessing Curricular Materials for Equity and Inclusion

Led by: Rosny Daniel, MD Department of Emergency Medicine Meghan O'Brien, MD Department of Medicine PREREQUISITE: Previous completion of the Diversity,...

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...

UCSF Educational Skills Workshop: Teaching Procedural Skills

Led by: Darren Fiore, MD Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics Ellen Laves, MD Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of...

Developing a negotiation strategy for faculty positions (Part II)

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Come to this workshop to prepare and practice a negotiation strategy for a faculty position. In...

Mobile Virtual Reality Demo

Join us on the main floor of the Library as we discover applications for virtual reality (VR) technology at UCSF. We will review the basics for using VR in...

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...

UCSF Schwartz Rounds

A multidisciplinary panel of care team members will participate in a facilitated discussion about the topic: The Impact of Unconscious Bias (Part...

UCSF Programming Workshop: Beginning R, Unix, Git

Brought to you by the UCSF Library Data Science Initiative and UCSF Bakar Computational Health Sciences Institute, this is an example-driven boot camp taught...

AME Fall Meeting: Building ur negotiation toolkit

About Equity Pedagogy For those unfamiliar with the term, equity pedagogy has been defined in a number of ways; one foundational definition we find helpful...

Bioethics Grand Rounds: Alta Charo, JD

Since the late 2018 birth of Chinese twins whose genomes had been edited in an attempt to prevent HIV infection, and the 2019 announcement by a Russian...

Thursday, December 12

7-Day Free Trial + Enrollment Special |  UCSF Fitness & Recreation Centers

Special Offer for UCSF Employees 7-Day Trial Membership Pass: Get your 7-day free trial membership, December 2-13, at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at...

Death Movie Club screening - Departures

The Division of Palliiative Medicine is hosting a film night and will be showing the film, "Departures." In this Academy Award-winning drama, a newly...

Chancellor's Staff Appreciation

Dear Members of the UCSF Community: We write to thank you for your hard work throughout the year and invite you to attend a staff appreciation breakfast on...

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...

 Craniofacial Seminar Series: Zhirong Bao, PhD, Sloan Kettering Institute

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

Bruce Hasegawa Lecture: "Title TBD"

Bruce Hasegawa Lecture: "Title TBD" A box Lunch will be provided for UCSF Radiology Employees on a first come, first served basis at the Parnassus...

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...

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,...

UCSF Programming Workshop: Beginning R, Unix, Git

Brought to you by the UCSF Library Data Science Initiative and UCSF Bakar Computational Health Sciences Institute, this is an example-driven boot camp taught...

Friday, December 13

7-Day Free Trial + Enrollment Special |  UCSF Fitness & Recreation Centers

Special Offer for UCSF Employees 7-Day Trial Membership Pass: Get your 7-day free trial membership, December 2-13, at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at...

Chancellor's Staff Appreciation

Dear Members of the UCSF Community: We write to thank you for your hard work throughout the year and invite you to attend a staff appreciation breakfast on...

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“Illuminating a ‘Tau Code’ Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease” Todd Cohen, PhD Assistant Professor UNC Neuroscience Center Objectives: To be...

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“Illuminating a ‘Tau Code’ Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease” Todd Cohen, PhD Assistant Professor UNC Neuroscience Center Objectives: To be...

Accelerated Path to the Teach for UCSF Certificate in General Teaching - Fall

On Friday, December 13, the Center for Faculty Educators offers this intensive day of workshops to accelerate progress toward completion of a Teach for UCSF...

Steps to Effective Course and Curriculum Development

Led by: John A. Davis, PhD, MD and Madhavi Dandu, MD, MPH Do you need to develop a module (online or not), series of classes, course, instructional unit, or...

Bay Area ISoP QSP Day 2019

This one-day event, co-hosted by ATOM and the International Society of Pharmacometrics Quantitative Systems Pharmacology Special Interest Group, is intended...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Lecture Title TBA Josh Elias, PhD Platform Leader, Mass Spectrometry Chan Zuckerberg Biohub Assistant Professor of Chemical and Systems Biology Stanford...

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...

Finding Funding through Pivot @ MB

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

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opiate Use Disorder Speaker: Alexandra Haas, MFT, MA Marriage and Family Therapist Networks Counseling...

Small Group Teaching

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

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, December 14

Family Fun Day at the Makers Lab

The UCSF community is invited to bring family to explore the UCSF Library's Makers Lab, a place to unleash your natural creativity. The Makers Lab is a...

Monday, December 16

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training (Fresno Campus)

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...

The Chancellor's Concert Series

Take a break from your busy day with soothing classical music. The Tilden Trio featuring violinist Sarn Oliver (San Francisco Symphony), cellist Peter Wyrick...

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...

Advanced Skills in the Art of Effective Feedback: Feedback across Differences (has a prerequisite)

Led by: Denise L. Davis, MD Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine Associate Director for Faculty Development, SFVAMC Center of Excellence in Primary...

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...

 Neurosurgery in the Amazon Rainforest, Dr. Erik L. Jennings Simões: Global Cancer Lecture

Dr. Erik L. Jennings Simões is a neurosurgeon who works deep in the Amazon rainforest. He was the founder of the first public service of neurosurgery in the...

Tuesday, December 17

Chancellor's Staff Appreciation

Dear Members of the UCSF Community: We write to thank you for your hard work throughout the year and invite you to attend a staff appreciation breakfast on...

Department of Psychiatry Faculty Meeting

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

Teaching Learners to Use and Find Data for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

This workshop is also known as Best Practices in Using Data to Inform Practice Habits. Led by: Glenn Rosenbluth, MD Catherine Lau, MD We understand the...

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...

ESCape: Development of a Competency-Based Trauma Anesthesia Residency Curriculum using the Anesthesia ToolBox, K. Gabriel-Ramos

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

Postcards from the Library

Take a break from end-of-the year stress and send your friends and family greetings from San Francisco! We'll provide the supplies and postage stamps (both...

Toastmasters for Health

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

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...

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, December 18

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

CAP-2 Clinical Case Presentation: TBA Speaker: Jacqueline Penn, DO Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow UCSF Weill Institute for...

Thursday, December 19

Andrew Kerkhoff: Discrete Choice Experiments among TB patients in Lusaka, Zambia

DCE: An introduction to Sawtooth software and preliminary results from a study of clinic preferences among TB patients in Lusaka, Zambia Andrew Kerkhoff is...

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

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 an hour to...

Virtual Reality Demo

Join us as we discover applications for virtual reality (VR) technology at UCSF. We will review the basics for using VR in the Makers Lab and attendees will...

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 20

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“Illuminating a ‘Tau Code’ Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease” Justin Ichida, PhD Assistant Professor of Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Keck School of...

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...

Fall 2019 Biosymposium

Note: Registration required http://tinyurl.com/Fall19Biosym Unsure about your future career? Looking for an internship? ✓ Meet CCSF students & Bioscience...

DIY Snow Globes

Join Makers Lab staff in decorating and assembling one-of-a-kind snowglobes, just in time for the holidays! Supplies, including jars, will be provided. You...

Integrative Psychiatry Interest Group

This event is for clinical staff only. Presentation: TBA Presenter: TBA ---------- Integrative Psychiatry Interest Group presentations are for...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Clinical Case Conference Speaker: TBA --------------- UCSF ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and are...

November 21 - December 20, 2019