Events

September 18 - October 17, 2019

Wednesday, September 18

Celebrate Postdoc Appreciation Week

Free 7-Day Trial Membership Pick up your free pass for a 7-Day Trial Membership, 9/16-20. Available at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at UCSF Mission...

Surgery Grand Rounds

"State of the Art in Transgender Phalloplasty: Lessons Learned From 400 Cases" Plastic Surgery Visiting Speaker Bauback Safa, MD, MBA Medical Director, San...

Devan Jaganath, MD:  Improving the diagnosis of childhood TB in Uganda

Children and people living with HIV are two of the the most vulnerable populations for TB, Diagnosis in these groups is difficult and leads to high morbidity...

School of Nursing: Adopt-A-Spot Tabling

Adopt A Spot Returns This September Save energy in the lab for your chance to win an iPad! Choose a piece of lab equipment to unplug/turn off at the end of...

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Institutionalization in Juvenile Justice and the Challenge of Reform Speaker: Daniel Macallair Executive Director Center on Juvenile and...

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...

Elderhood Author Louise Aronson in Conversation with Sharon Kaufman | ARCHIVES TALK

Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life Healthcare and medical training primarily recognize two age groups: children and...

Priya Shankar MD, MPH & Ricky Sharma, MPP:  Advocating for Adolescent Girls in India through Peer to Peer Education

Gender inequality is deeply entrenched in Indian society and results in poor health outcomes for India's over 110 million adolescent girls. Additionally,...

Updates On Ebola Prevention and Care Amidst a Public Health Emergency in the Congo

Dan Kelly, MD, MPH, will discuss the ongoing Ebola Outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and scientific advances since the 2013-16 outbreak in...

Coleen S. Sabatini, MD, MPH  Intersection of Public Health and Orthopedics: Injection Injury in Ugandan Children

Dr Sabatini is working in Uganda, seeking to identify the prevalence of injection injury in children and the resultant orthopaedic complications...

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...

From Chaos to Clarity: Re-inventing Yourself After Cancer

This program will be held on seven Wednesdays, September 18-October 30, 5:00-7:00 pm. The first and last classes are in-person; the other five classes are...

Technology in Mental Health Kick-Off

Get to know fellow UCSF-ers who share an interest in technology and mental health! This event is open to student, residents, faculty, and staff. Snacks and...

Get Ready for Kindergarten: Parent Public School Information Session

The UCSF Committee on Family Services and Bright Horizons Family Solutions are bringing leading Bay Area speakers to UCSF to share information on how to...

Thursday, September 19

#UCSFStandsUp Rally for Medical Research Digital Advocacy Day

Why is NIH funding important to you? How has NIH helped you advance life-saving research? Share your story with members of Congress. Join UC’s digital...

Celebrate Postdoc Appreciation Week

Free 7-Day Trial Membership Pick up your free pass for a 7-Day Trial Membership, 9/16-20. Available at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at UCSF Mission...

Neurological Surgery Grand Rounds

Speaker: Michel KALAMARIDES, MD, PhD Presentation Title: "Mouse models to dissect meningioma initiation and progression"

UCSF Arthroplasty for the Modern Surgeon: Hip, Knee and Health Innovation Technology in Sonoma 

OVERVIEW Presented by the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine. Our nationally and...

Alison Kuchta, MD, PhD  Emerging Drug Resistance Patterns impacting Global Child Health

Emerging drug resistant pathogens represent a significant threat to human health. Drug resistant infections currently claim 700,000 lives per year and are...

Dental Clinics: Adopt-A-Spot

Adopt A Spot Returns This September Save energy in the lab for your chance to win an iPad! Choose a piece of lab equipment to unplug/turn off at the end of...

Patrick Newman, MD: Collaborative Health Systems Strengthening with Partners in Health in Chiapas, Mexico

Health systems strengthening in Chiapas, Mexico. Dr Newman has been working with Partners in Health since 2012 in quality improvement cycles addressing,...

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

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

UCSF Master of Science in Global Health -Information Session

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

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...

 Craniofacial Seminar Series: Matthew Harris, PhD, Harvard Medical School

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

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...

Christine McDonald, MSc, ScD:  Global Child Undernutrition and Efforts to Reduce Zinc Deficiency

Christine McDonald, ScD conducts research in global health nutrition with an emphasis on the design and evaluation of interventions to prevent and treat...

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds- Dr. Ziad Obermeyer

Using Machine Learning to Understand and Improve Our Decisions This week’s speaker at Medical Grand Rounds is Ziad Obermeyer, Acting Associate Professor in...

Integrative Psychiatry Interest Group

This event is for clinical staff only. Presentation: What is Integrative Psychiatry Anyway? Presenters: James Duffy, MD 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,...

NIH Guest Lecture: Accessing Government Funds for your Startup

Chris Sasiela, PhD, NIH Office of the Director. Need money for your startup but too early stage to interest investors? NIH’s Small Business Innovation...

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...

UC Oracles Toastmasters-Pathways Workshop

UC ORACLES TOASTMASTERS invites you for our Speech Workshop to Learn about the Toastmasters program and jump start your next speech! This is for new and...

Are we on track to End TB?-  IGHS Grand Rounds

Mike Reid, MD works in the Institute for Global Health Sciences Center on Global Health Delivery, Diplomacy and Economics at UCSF. He is involved with policy...

GloCal Global Health fellowship information session

The GloCal Health Fellowship is a 12-month, mentored research fellowship for investigators interested in studying diseases and conditions in developing...

NIH One-on-one sessions

Chris Sasiela, PhD, NIH Office of the Director, will be available for one-on-one sessions, providing specific guidance about an SBIR/STTR. Please sign up for...

NIH One-on-one sessions: Accessing Government Funds for your Startup

Chris Sasiela, PhD, NIH Office of the Director, will be available for one-on-one sessions after the talk, Accessing Government Funds For Your Startup. If you...

Intro to Reproducibility, Panel, and Reception | Repro Workshop Series

Join us as we launch the fall Workshop series on Reproducibility for Biomedical Researchers! This session will start with an overview of the reproducibility...

Postdoc Slam 2019!

Celebrate September's National Postdoc Appreciation Week by joining us for the 4th Annual UCSF Postdoc Slam LIVE event! Ten postdoc finalists will each...

Friday, September 20

Celebrate Postdoc Appreciation Week

Free 7-Day Trial Membership Pick up your free pass for a 7-Day Trial Membership, 9/16-20. Available at Bakar Fitness & Recreation Center at UCSF Mission...

Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“Lecture title to be announced” Roberta Brinton, MD Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Neurology, College of Medicine, University of Arizona Tucson,...

Thalassemia Western Consortium 2019 Annual Meeting

The Thalassemia Western Consortium (TWC) is a regional network of 11 thalassemia treatment centers in the Western United States. The TWC is led by Dr....

UCSF Arthroplasty for the Modern Surgeon: Hip, Knee and Health Innovation Technology in Sonoma 

OVERVIEW Presented by the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine. Our nationally and...

Manisha Kumar, MD, MPH & Yousef Turshani, MD; Experiences as a Doctor without Borders

Dr. Manisha Kumar MD, MPH is a family medicine doctor currently working for Doctors Without Borders as Head of the Task Force on Safe Abortion Care. The Task...

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...

Participant Recruitment: Tips, tools and resources

Come learn about how the UCSF Participant Recruitment Program can partner with you for success in research study recruitment! Tools for Participant...

Koret Vision Center: Adopt-A-Spot Tabling

Adopt A Spot Returns This September Save energy in the lab for your chance to win an iPad! Choose a piece of lab equipment to unplug/turn off at the end of...

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...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Clinical Case Conference Speakers: Jeffrey Devido, MD Volunteer Assistant Clinical Professor Department of Psychiatry UCSF Weill Institute for...

Michael Taylor, MD and Yousef Turshani MD: Island Medicine in Micronesia: Neither Here nor There

Island Medicine in Micronesia. UCSF professionals have provided care at the Commonwealth Health Center (Saipans only hospital) since 2006. Yousef Turshani...

From Penguins to Plankton: The Dramatic Impacts of Climate Change on the Antarctic Peninsula

22nd Maurice Galante Lecture- featuring James B. McClintock, PhD James B. McClintock is the Endowed University Professor of Polar and Marine Biology at the...

Trauma, Memory, Health and Healing:  Conversations

Individual trauma is defined by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) as “an event, series of events, or set of...

Saturday, September 21

Cancer Survivors' Retreat: The S/Hero's Journey

After all the medical appointments, what now? Join us for a relaxing day of self-care, renewal, and looking ahead, featuring: Keynote presentation by Laura...

Monday, September 23

Catalyst Awards Internship Application for 2019-2020

The UCSF Catalyst Awards Internship Program provides an opportunity to learn about translational research and the process of advancing academic discoveries...

Catalyst Awards for the Development of Therapeutics, Diagnostics, Devices, and Digital Health

The Catalyst Program is UCSF’s translational accelerator focused on advancing UCSF discoveries with clinical impact and commercial potential. The centerpiece...

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...

Intensive Services Grand Rounds

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

Chancellor’s Fall Reception for UCSF Students

Kick of the Fall quarter with a celebration and kick back with our new students and senior leadership! We invite all UCSF students to a reception to mingle...

Tuesday, September 24

National Voter Registration Day

Social Media Day of Action Take to social media on National Voter Registration Day, Tuesday, September 24. Share why you vote on social and encourage others...

BCHO Grand Rounds: Psychiatry Consultation-to-Pediatrics: Emerging Models to Expand Access to Mental Health Care

Presented by: Petra Steinbuchel, MD Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor Department of Psychiatry UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences Director of...

Bridging Medicine, Technology, and Entrepreneurship to Improve Mental Well-Being

A special panel presentation featuring the founders of the Stanford Brainstorm Lab: Nina Visan, MD, MBA (director)Neha Chaudhary, MD (chief research...

Department of Psychiatry Faculty Meeting

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

GloCal Global Health fellowship information session

The GloCal Health Fellowship is a 12-month, mentored research fellowship for investigators interested in studying diseases and conditions in developing...

Learner Advancement in Health Professions Training: Making Defensible Decisions

Led by: H. Carrie Chen, MD, PhD Dr. Chen is the Associate Dean of Assessment and Educational Scholarship and Professor of Pediatrics at Georgetown...

Psychiatry Education Spotlight

Topic: TBD Instructor: TBD ---------- About Education Spotlight: Education Spotlight is a faculty development series and monthly forum for Department of...

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...

Medical Imaging Algorithm Development with MATLAB 

MATLAB is a popular tool used by research and development engineers developing tomographic (MRI, CT, PT), ultrasound, intravascular, endoscopic imaging, and...

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

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

ESCape: WGEA grant

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.

MATLAB for Excel Users

In this session, you will learn how MATLAB can be used to visualize and analyze data, perform numerical computations, and develop algorithms. Through a live...

Multicultural Resource Center (MRC) Social Justice Opener

Join the Multicultural Resource Center for our 1st Fall 2019 Social Justice Opener! We will go in-depth about the roots of the MRC and history of student...

Wednesday, September 25

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: TBA Speaker: Linda Pfiffner, PhD Professor in Residence Director, Hyperactivity, Attention and Learning Problems Program Department of...

Copyright: Images, open content, and fair use

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

How to Network Using UCSF Connect

Note: Registration Required (Register through Eventbrite) Are you curious about UCSF Connect, UCSF’s official networking platform? With almost 3,000 users,...

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...

Academy of Medical Educators Celebration of New Members 2019

The Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators (AME), Center for Faculty Educators (CFE) in the Office of Medical Education, UCSF School of Medicine Hosts...

Advocacy 101

Join UCSF Community and Government Relations to learn how to become an advocate at UCSF and beyond. Advocacy 101 will cover why you should engage in...

From Chaos to Clarity: Re-inventing Yourself After Cancer

This program will be held on seven Wednesdays, September 18-October 30, 5:00-7:00 pm. The first and last classes are in-person; the other five classes are...

Thursday, September 26

Baum Family Faculty Scholars Program with Visiting Professor Ryan Brydges

On Thursday, September 26, and Friday, September 27, the Center for Faculty Educators and the Kanbar Center welcome visiting scholar, Ryan Brydges, PhD. Dr....

Neurological Surgery Grand Rounds

Speakers: Department of Neurosurgery September Sub-Is Presentation Titles: 6 Varied Titles

Help Us Plant Trees!

Facilities Services is partnering with Friends of the Urban Forest for a tree planting event on Thursday, Sept. 26 from 10am to 2pm at Carl St. & Hillway...

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...

Assistant Surgeon General of U.S. Public Health Service

Rear Admiral Timothy Ricks, assistant surgeon general and chief dental officer of the U.S. Public Health Service, will provide an overview the U.S. Public...

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,...

#BlackWomenKnow: Black Women's Recommendations to Address Structural Racism

Each month the Preterm Birth Initiative hosts a discussion series to bring together a wide range of investigators and community members to hear about a...

Learn to Love the Argument: Using Kane's Framework in Simulation-based Assessment

Led by: Ryan Brydges, PhD Professor in Technology-Enabled Education, St. Michael's Hospital and University of Toronto, Canada Research Director and...

Baum Family Faculty Scholars Program Kick-off & MedEd Grand Rounds ONLINE: Defensible Simulation-Based Assessment, Ryan Brydges, PhD

Led by: Ryan Brydges, PhD Professor in Technology-Enabled Education, St. Michael's Hospital and University of Toronto, Canada Research Director and...

Baum Family Faculty Scholars Program Kick-off & MedEd Grand Rounds: Defensible Simulation-Based Assessment, Ryan Brydges, PhD

Led by: Ryan Brydges, PhD Professor in Technology-Enabled Education, St. Michael's Hospital and University of Toronto, Canada Research Director and...

MERC Research Colloquium: Communication and Health Equity in Clinical Care

Please join us for a research colloquium on clinical communication and health equity sponsored by the Multiethnic Health Equity Research Center (MERC) in the...

Designing a Rigorous Experiment | Repro Workshop Series

The scientific community, and many publishers, are increasingly demanding that experimental results be reproducible in order to be considered valid and...

#Everymonth - Entry Points to Careers in the Non-Profit & Public Sectors

Note: Registration required (Register through Eventbrite) Would you like to understand what people mean when they refer to Non-profit and public sector...

Makers Lab Art Show and After Hours

The Makers Lab is hosting an art show, featuring the art and projects created by the UCSF community in the Makers Lab. All mediums and creative projects are...

Introduction to Entrepreneurship

This four-week course, with four 1.5 hour sessions, is for those starting new science- or medicine-based ventures. We focus on for-profit ventures that have...

Friday, September 27

#UCSFLife Instagram contest, win Apple AirPods!

We want to see #UCSFLife through your eyes! Show us your favorite UCSF locations, views, moments, art, events, people and more in our first UCSF Instagram...

Baum Family Faculty Scholars Program with Visiting Professor Ryan Brydges

On Thursday, September 26, and Friday, September 27, the Center for Faculty Educators and the Kanbar Center welcome visiting scholar, Ryan Brydges, PhD. Dr....

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 Programming Workshop: Beginning Python, Unix, Git

Summary: This introductory workshop is for novices and beginners with little to no programming experience. Expect a slow pace and going over basics and...

25Live Pro Informational Webinar

25Live is going PRO at UCSF! We will go over the basics on how you book a room, add resources such as Content Capture, Video Conferencing Support, and more!

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...

Baum Family Faculty Scholars Prog & MedEd Grand Rounds ONLINE: Inside the Black Box-Refining how we Address Educational & Clinical Issues, R. Brydges

Led by: Ryan Brydges, PhD Professor in Technology-Enabled Education, St. Michael's Hospital and University of Toronto, Canada Research Director and...

Baum Family Faculty Scholars Program & MedEd Grand Rounds: Inside the Black Box-Refining how we address educational & clinical issues, R. Brydges, PhD

Led by: Ryan Brydges, PhD, Professor in Technology-Enabled Education, St. Michael's Hospital and University of Toronto, Canada Research Director and...

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...

ZSFG Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: The Convergence of Art, Medicine, and Science Speaker: Paul Solomon, MFA Associate Professor of Art Medical Humanities Workgroup Western...

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, September 28

7th Annual Gynecologic Cancer Symposium

The day will include: Speaker panel with Q & ABreakout session with lunchGiveawaysFeatured speaker: Kathleen Cavanaugh, NP Integrative Nurse Practitioner,...

UCSF Programming Workshop: Beginning Python, Unix, Git

Summary: This introductory workshop is for novices and beginners with little to no programming experience. Expect a slow pace and going over basics and...

Sunday, September 29

Columbia Sportswear

Every year, the Columbia Sportswear Company Employee Store in Richmond opens its doors for a limited time to UC San Francisco faculty, staff, and students....

Monday, September 30

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...

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...

Tuesday, October 1

15th Annual Evelyn Lee Visiting Scholar Lecture @ Parnassus

The 15th Annual Evelyn Lee Visiting Scholar Lecture in Cultural Competence and Diversity: Can We Create a Health Care Culture of Excellence? Speaker: Esther...

Motivational Interviewing Introductory Workshop

Dr. Jessica Keyser (UCSF Eating Disorders Program) and Dr. Jennifer Manuel (San Francisco VA Health Care System) will be holding a two-day workshop on...

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

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

Integrated Case Conference

Presentation: TBA Part I - Oct. 1Part II - Oct. 8Presenter: Adam Frank, MD, PhD Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

ESCape:  Advocacy in Action: A Medicine Clerkship Curriculum

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

Toastmasters for Health

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

UCSF Community’s Early Response to AIDS: Exhibit Opening Reception + Self-Guided Tours

They Were Really Us: The UCSF Community’s Early Response to AIDS highlights ways individual professionals affiliated with UCSF acted to address HIV/AIDS...

UCSF NCSAM Celebration National Cyber Security Awareness Month   - Parnassus

Please join us for a celebration of National Cyber Security Awareness Month in the Mezzanine of the School of Nursing Building near the Ladel and Leaf...

15th Annual Evelyn Lee Visiting Scholar Lecture @ ZSFG

The 15th Annual Evelyn Lee Visiting Scholar Lecture in Cultural Competence and Diversity: What Does It Mean to Be Innovative in Workforce Equity and...

Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: PDC real world evidence demonstration project: Expanding labeling for a cryoablation probe for adolescent patients Presenters: Elizabeth Gress, MPA...

Wednesday, October 2

GloCal Global Health fellowship information session

The GloCal Health Fellowship is a 12-month, mentored research fellowship for investigators interested in studying diseases and conditions in developing...

Motivational Interviewing Introductory Workshop

Dr. Jessica Keyser (UCSF Eating Disorders Program) and Dr. Jennifer Manuel (San Francisco VA Health Care System) will be holding a two-day workshop on...

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...

The Orchid and the Dandelion: Why Some Children Struggle and How All Can Thrive

Join Dr. Tom Boyce for a discussion of his research and his recently published book, The Orchid and The Dandelion: Why Some Children Struggle and How All Can...

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...

From Chaos to Clarity: Re-inventing Yourself After Cancer

This program will be held on seven Wednesdays, September 18-October 30, 5:00-7:00 pm. The first and last classes are in-person; the other five classes are...

Thursday, October 3

Introduction to Entrepreneurship (Class 2 of 4)

This four-week course, with four 1.5 hour sessions, is for those starting new science- or medicine-based ventures. We focus on for-profit ventures that have...

UCSF/SFVAMC Center for Population Brain Health Lecture Series

Presentation: Exploring Cognitive Decline and Related Concerns for LGBTQ+ Older Adults Speaker: Jason D. Flatt, MD, MPH Assistant Professor in...

Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds

Presentation: Beyond Okayness: The Case for Health Care Workplaces of Excellence Speaker: Esther K. Choo, MD, MPH Associate Professor Center for Policy 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...

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 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...

Advanced Practice Provider Grand Rounds

Understanding the Clinician Role in the Resolution of Health Inequities -Black Maternal Health as an exemplar Monica McLemore, Phd, MPH, RN, Associate...

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,...

LGBT & Multicultural Resource Centers Ice Cream Social

Join the LGBT & Multicultural Resource Centers for our Fall Welcome Ice Cream Social!! Come get to know Resource Center staff and find out more about our...

UCSF NCSAM Celebration - Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland

Please join us for a celebration of National Cyber Security Awareness Month at Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland. UCSF IT and the UCSF Privacy Office will...

RNA-Seq Analysis with R Bioconductor

This workshop is intended for individuals who are already comfortable with R programming and who are interested in learning to use R for standard RNA-Seq...

Open Publishing | Repro Workshop Series

Scholarly communication is steadily moving towards an open environment through open access publishing, self-archiving and increased transparency around the...

Friday, October 4

QBI Hackathon

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

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...

Sashiko: The Antique Art of Japanese Patchwork

Take a break, bring a friend, and learn how to mend your favorite garment with simple stitches known as Sashiko! Bring your own garment to practice the art...

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 Speakers: Anna Spielvogel, MD, PhD Professor Department of Psychiatry UCSF Weill Institute for...

Memory Lives On: Documenting the HIV/AIDS Epidemic

An interdisciplinary symposium exploring and reflecting on topics related to archives and the practice of documenting the stories of HIV/AIDS. The task of...

Friday Cancer Center Seminar Series

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

Saturday, October 5

Team Hope Walk San Francisco

Join the UCSF Memory and Aging Center Team for the 13th Annual Team Hope Walk San Francisco! With your help, we can help the Huntington’s Disease Society of...

Monday, October 7

The Chancellor's Concert Series

Come to Cole Hall, 513 Parnassus Avenue, on Monday, October 7th and enjoy a free performance by violinist Helen Kim and pianist Keisuke Nakagoshi. There will...

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...

Hand Sewing Pop-up

Ever want to learn basic hand sewing? It's easier than you think! Join us for this pop-up where we'll introduce you to a few simple techniques. Have...

Tuesday, October 8

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Series Presentation: TBA Speaker: Kelsey C. Martin, MD, PhD Dean, David Geffen School of Medicine Professor of Biological...

Secure Cloud Transformation: How Zero Trust Networking is Enabling Secure Infrastructure

Every organization is on their own journey to the cloud. The first phase, adaption of Software as a Service, quickly leads to application transformation. As...

YogaCares: For People with Cancer

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

Integrated Case Conference

Presentation: TBA Part I - Oct. 1Part II - Oct. 8Presenter: Adam Frank, MD, PhD Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

Bike to Lunch with UCSF Bikes!

We’re group biking, scooting and skating over to Whole Foods on Rhode Island and 17th, a breezy no-hill 8-minute joy-ride. BYOB (Bring Your Own Bike) or...

ESCape: CANCELLED

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

Toastmasters for Health

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

COMPASS for Caregivers, 6-Week Lunchtime Program

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

Introduction to CAD (Computer Aided Design) - Fusion 360

Want to learn OpenSCAD, a powerful and versatile 3D modeling program that runs on code? It’s easy to pick up even if you’ve never coded before! This pop-up...

 Surgical Innovations Meeting

Topic: Developing A Positioning Device For Lateral Decubitus Lumbar Puncture Presenter: Megan Richie, MD Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology Neurology...

MedEd Grand Rounds ONLINE: Meeting the Challenges of Procedural Skills Training with Cognitive Load Theory, Justin Sewell

Led by: Justin Sewell, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Step 2 Medicine, UCSF During this Medical Education Grand Rounds, Dr. Justin...

MedEd Grand Rounds: Meeting the Challenges of Procedural Skills Training with Cognitive Load Theory, Justin Sewell

Led by: Justin Sewell, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Step 2 Medicine, UCSF During this Medical Education Grand Rounds, Dr. Justin...

Wednesday, October 9

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...

SF Election Outreach Pop-up

Do you live in San Francisco? Did you know we have an upcoming election in November? San Francisco voters will decide key issues on November 5, including...

From Chaos to Clarity: Re-inventing Yourself After Cancer

This program will be held on seven Wednesdays, September 18-October 30, 5:00-7:00 pm. The first and last classes are in-person; the other five classes are...

4th Annual Coming Out Monologues

Join us for our 4th Annual Coming Out Monologues as we celebrate and empower our LGBTQ community by utilizing the art of storytelling. These monologues will...

Thursday, October 10

Introduction to Entrepreneurship (Course 3 of 4)

This four-week course, with four 1.5 hour sessions, is for those starting new science- or medicine-based ventures. We focus on for-profit ventures that have...

8th Asian Health Symposium

The 8th Annual Asian Health Symposium will highlight several specific areas for this unique community, including cancer treatment, infectious disease,...

Sharecase 2019

Sharecase is a free, one-day event showcasing the best of information technology at UCSF, and all faculty and staff are invited. It's a great opportunity to...

Accelerated Path to the Teach for UCSF Certificate in Simulation Teaching

On Thursday, October 10, 2019, the Center for Faculty Educators offers this intensive day of workshops for participants to accelerate progress toward...

With, By, and For the People: The ASPIRE Symposium on Patient, Community, and Other Stakeholder-Engaged Research at UCSF

Have you ever asked: How can we ensure that health research is relevant to patients and communities?How can patients, community members and researchers work...

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,...

Open Protocols | Repro Workshop Series

One of the barriers to reproducibility of research is the lack of detailed methods in published articles and in the lab environment. Open sharing of research...

Digital Health Awards 2019

Announcing the First Annual UCSF Digital Health Awards! The goal of the UCSF Digital Health Awards is to ultimately help patients access amazing innovations...

Friday, October 11

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 Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presentation: Clinical Case Conference Speakers: Richard Feng, MD Volunteer Assistant Clinical Professor Department of Psychiatry UCSF Weill Institute for...

2019 Psychiatry Staff Celebration

All Department of Psychiatry members are invited to join us for an afternoon of celebrating our colleagues! There will be food, music, and prizes for those...

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...

MIT Hacking Medicine Grand Hack

Jointly organized by MIT Hacking Medicine and the UCSF Rosenman Institute. See agenda here Interested in disrupting healthcare to improve patient care and...

Saturday, October 12

MIT Hacking Medicine Grand Hack

Jointly organized by MIT Hacking Medicine and the UCSF Rosenman Institute. See agenda here Interested in disrupting healthcare to improve patient care and...

Taste for the Cure: A Taste of Science

Please join the UCSF Carol Franc Buck Breast Care Center at the 2019 Taste for the Cure: A Taste of Science, an informational community event to complement...

Sunday, October 13

MIT Hacking Medicine Grand Hack

Jointly organized by MIT Hacking Medicine and the UCSF Rosenman Institute. See agenda here Interested in disrupting healthcare to improve patient care and...

Monday, October 14

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...

Startup 101 Information Session

Stephanie Marrus, MA, MBA, Directopr, Entrepreneurship Center: Learn about the Entrepreneurship Center’s core class, Startup 101. Our acclaimed...

Tuesday, October 15

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Clinical Case Conference Presentation: TBA Speaker: Lydia Santiago, PhD Health Sciences Clinical Professor Department of Psychiatry UCSF Weill Institute for...

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 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...

ESCape: STRIPE HIV project: evaluating impact of HIV interprofessional training across 20 African nursing & medical schools - J Budak & M Reid

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

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Celebration - Mount Zion Hospital

Please join us for a celebration of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month at the Mount Zion Hospital right outside the Cafeteria. UCSF IT and the UCSF...

Toastmasters for Health

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

COMPASS for Caregivers, 6-Week Lunchtime Program

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

Clinical Teaching

Led by: Duncan Henry, MD, Sarah Summerville, MD, and Jessica Tashjian, MD This session will provide an exposure to common teaching models used in the...

Intellectual Property Workshop

Ken Jenkins, PhD, JD, Member, Mintz Levin: Whether you want to start a company or license your technology, having the right intellectual property is...

Wednesday, October 16

 SF Election Outreach Pop-up

Learn more about what's on the ballot and test out the Dept. of Elections' new voting system for San Francisco! SF Dept. of Elections staff will join UCSF...

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...

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...

From Chaos to Clarity: Re-inventing Yourself After Cancer

This program will be held on seven Wednesdays, September 18-October 30, 5:00-7:00 pm. The first and last classes are in-person; the other five classes are...

UCSF School of Medicine Teaching Awards Ceremony

The Center for Faculty Educators (CFE) hosts an annual ceremony for UCSF School of Medicine teaching awards, acknowledging: Volunteer Clinical Professors...

Thursday, October 17

Introduction to Entrepreneurship (Course 4 of 4)

This four-week course, with four 1.5 hour sessions, is for those starting new science- or medicine-based ventures. We focus on for-profit ventures that have...

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...

Halloween Card Making

Join Makers Lab staff in making spooky die-cut cards and crafts, just in time for Halloween! All supplies will be provided. This pop-up is open to the UCSF...

Integrative Psychiatry Interest Group

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

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,...

Learning Innovation Showcase: Using Slack at UCSF

Tired of emails? See what Slack can do for your inbox. Join us at the next Learning Innovations Showcase on Thursday, October 17, 12-1pm. The topic for this...

UCSF Cyber Security Awareness Celebration

Please join us for a celebration of National Cyber Security Awareness Month at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. UCSF IT and the UCSF Privacy...

SF Ballot Initiative Forum

The non-partisan organization, the League of Women Voters of San Francisco, is hosting a San Francisco ballot initiative forum to share more about what's on...

On Forgetting: Writers and Scientists on Memory's Other Side

Memory sits at the core of both literature and lives. Yet forgetting is also a part of our brains' daily working, bringing its own human truths and a...

2019 AACAP Reception

Matthew W. State, MD, PhD Oberndorf Family Distinguished Professor Chair, Department of Psychiatry Director, Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute & Bryan...

September 18 - October 17, 2019