Events

February 27 - March 28, 2021

Monday, March 1

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training - SESSION 1

SESSION 1 OF 2 Most of us are not trained in how to handle bias and discrimination in the learning environment. When bias occurs, we don't feel comfortable...

Restorative yoga posture

Restorative Yoga facilitates health and relaxation by supporting the body in easy and comfortable positions with props. You can use items available in your...

Tuesday, March 2

Grand Rounds | Neonatal Potpourri

Objectives: 1. Identify disorders detectable by CA Newborn Screening program in 2020. 2. Examine controversies surrounding Vitamin K: oral vs intravenous...

8am
Virtual Event
Pain, Opioids, Kids, and COVID | Grand Rounds UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

Objectives: 1. Identify risk factors for opioid overdoses in children as they relate to COVID. 2. Explain the physiology of an opioid overdose. 3....

8am
Virtual Event
Cooper and Trope

Presentation: 2021 AD (After Denial): Integrating Psychiatry Into the Decade of Global Climate Action Speakers: Robin Cooper, MD Volunteer Associate...

8:30am
Virtual Event
OBGYN&RS Grand Rounds - Reproductive Rights & Wrongs: Examining Power, Privilege & Justice in Clinical Care

Jamila Perritt, MD, MPH, FACOG Twitter: @reprorights @prhdocs President and CEO Physicians for Reproductive Health (PRH) Washington, DC Learning...

9am
Virtual Event
Aarons

Full presentation title: Using Frameworks for Implementation and Scale Up: The Exploration, Preparation, Implementation, Sustainment (EPIS) Model as an...

Researcher at lab bench

Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences investigators (as well as others from the UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences) planning to submit or in the...

ESCape: Students’ perceptions of integration of basic and clinical sciences in a post-clerkship Step 1 curriculum with Jackie Kercheval

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

12pm
Virtual Event
Nadine Ijaz, PhD

Nadine Ijaz, PhD, will present "Who Owns Acupuncture and Other Stories: Cultural Misappropriation in Medicine" Talk Description Who owns acupuncture? What...

Coming to Terms: Living with Serious Illness - A Support Group

A Support Group for People with Advanced Serious Illness Coming to terms with the practical, emotional, and spiritual dimensions of living with serious,...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Restorative Justice Circle: Healing in Challenging Times, Xenophobia in COVID-19

In this restorative circle, we will center the escalation of xenophobia and recent attacks of Anti-Asian violence in the wake of COVID-19. By engaging in...

4pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, March 3

Breast Oncology Program Retreat: Prevention and Intervention

8:30-10:40 Prevention and Intervention Presentations & Panel Discussion Session Moderator: Laura van 't Veer, PhD 8:30-8:50 Ethnic and Subtype Specific...

8:30am
Virtual Event
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training - SESSION 1

SESSION 1 OF 2 Most of us are not trained in how to handle bias and discrimination in the learning environment. When bias occurs, we don't feel comfortable...

Decorative image for UnRavelled, a new play by Jake Broder

You're invited to join the Global Brain Health Institute (GBHI) and the UCSF Memory and Aging Center (MAC) in a Virtual Presentation of UnRavelled, a new...

Black & white: Love, Hope, Healing graffiti on a garage door

Many of us, whether we identify as being in the “healing arts” or not, have wounds that we understand as the foundation of our own ability to heal and to...

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Orientation and Introduction to Mindfulness (Afternoon Session)

To learn more about the 8-week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) program, join us for this free Orientation and Introduction to Mindfulness. MBSR...

Peer Assessment of Teaching: Teaching Observation Program (TOP) Training

Led by: Gerald Hsu, MD and Maria Wamsley, MD Education is becoming more collaborative, including the ways teachers improve their teaching. Prepared with...

Yoga and Self-Care for Patients Living with Cancer

Take time to care for yourself by joining this class. You will be guided through various ways to nurture yourself that you can weave into your everyday life....

Families together

Advance care planning and completing an advance directive is important for all adults to ensure that their wishes are followed when they are unable to make...

UCSF 2021 Community Advisory Group Meetings

The UCSF Community Advisory Group (CAG) meets quarterly on the first Wednesday of the months of March, June, September and December. Meetings begin at 6:00...

6pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, March 4

Faculty Candidate Seminar Dr. Hiruy Meharena - "Genomic Imbalance and 3D-  Genome Organization in Intellectual Disability"

Dr. Hiruy Meharena - "Genomic Imbalance and 3D- Genome Organization in Intellectual Disability"

9am
Virtual Event
Manage Your Citations with Endnote

EndNote is a powerful research tool that helps you gather, organize, analyze, and share your sources. This class will show you how to set up, import,...

3D Printing Part 1: Intro to 3D Printing

Do 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...

Equity and Justice in Education (EJE) Works in Progress - Meghan O'Brien, Michelle Guy and Arianne Teherani

The Center for Faculty Educators will host Equity and Justice in Education (EJE), pronounced ("€œedge"€), Works in Progress meetings which empower...

12pm
Virtual Event
Sokolow Memorial Grand Rounds: Reprogramming Human Cell Therapies with CRISPR with Alex Marson

Reprogramming Human Cell Therapies with CRISPR Alex Marson, MD is Director of the Gladstone-UCSF Institute of Genomic Immunology, and Associate Professor in...

Laughter Yoga

Laughter is contagious and has a powerful and immediate effect on our mind, body and spirit. Our bodies can’t tell the difference between real or simulated...

Friday, March 5

First Annual Brain Tumor Center Update Symposium

Join us for our inaugural UCSF Brain Tumor Center Update offering you a comprehensive program on the latest in diagnosis, treatment, and research for brain...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Mechanisms of Intrinsic and Adaptive Myelination Charles ffrench-Constant, FMedSci FRSE Co-Director of the Anne Rowling Clinic Professorial Fellow and Dean...

9am
Virtual Event
Sharing, Versioning, and Collaborating with Git and Github

Git and github are widely used tools for sharing, versioning, and collaborating on code, data, and other documents. In this workshop, you’ll learn to access...

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...

10am
Virtual Event
Friday  Cancer Center Seminar Series: Gerard Evan, PhD, FRS

Speaker: Gerard Evan, Ph.D., FRS, FMedSci, FAACR Head of Department and Sir William Dunn Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge,...

10am
Virtual Event
COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE MEETING - MONTHLY

This committee is open to all advanced practice providers. Please contact the committee chair, Shelley Gierat, for more details.

11am
Virtual Event
6th Annual UCSF Fresno Education Symposium Keynote Address - Antiracism in Medicine: Our Role in Creating Equity

Zoom information will be sent one week before the session. Led by: Rosny Daniel, MD, Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine This lecture aims to...

Flower

Chair yoga is a gentle yoga practice that gives you the benefits of traditional yoga poses while being comfortably supported by a chair. The class will help...

How Good Are Medical Interventions?

Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistis Presents: Speakers: Vinayak Prasad, MD, MPH, Associate Professor, Epidemiology & Biostatistics Dr. Prasad will...

12:10pm
Virtual Event
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training - SESSION 2

SESSION 2 OF 2 (Pre-Req Session 1) Most of us are not trained in how to handle bias and discrimination in the learning environment. When bias occurs, we...

Equitable Assessment: Developing Assessment Practices So All Learners Can Succeed

Led by: Kate Lupton, MD Department of Medicine E. Alexandra Brown, MD Department of Neurology PREREQUISITE: Previous completion of the Diversity, Equity...

1:15pm
Virtual Event
Writing Effective Narrative Evaluations

Zoom information will be sent to participants the week prior to the workshop. Led by: Serena Yang, MD, MPH Clinical Professor, Pediatrics, UC David...

1:15pm
Virtual Event
UCSF COVID-19 Response Town Hall

Join UCSF leaders and experts as they provide the latest on UCSF's ongoing COVID-19 vaccination program as well as the state of the pandemic both globally...

4pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, March 6

Chancellor's Fitness Series: Free Restorative Yoga Class (Virtual)

Hosted by UCSF Fitness and Recreation Align your body and mind through stillness and gentle movement. Restorative yoga focuses on slowing down and opening...

Monday, March 8

Achieving Results by Empowering and Engaging Others

Led by: Bruce Blumberg, MD and Jyothi Marbin, MD The academic medicine environment creates unique challenges and opportunities in team functioning and...

Dr Joel Ernst

Dr Joel Ernst, PhD, researches the mechanistic basis for development of effective vaccines against tuberculosis. Even though TB can be treated and...

8:30am
Virtual Event
computational biology

This new monthly meeting will focus on cancer genomics and computational cancer biology and oncology. It provides a forum for UCSF labs to share largely...

9am
Virtual Event
BCH Education Committee Meeting

Please contact Aletta Gamulo if you are interested in this committee or auditing a meeting

12pm
Virtual Event
diamond

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

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...

3pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, March 9

UCSF Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Presentation: TBA Speaker: TBA ---------- Learning objectives: TBA ---------- Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds...

8:30am
Virtual Event
CCMBM Seminar Series - Marc Wein, MD, PhD “Dissecting novel mechanisms of osteocyte differentiation and function”

Join in for a CCMBM (Core Center for Musculoskeletal Biology & Medicine ) Sponsored Seminar entitled: “Dissecting novel mechanisms of osteocyte...

Integrated Case Conference

Presentation: TBD Part 1 - March 9Part 2 - March 16Presenter: TBD Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

11am
Virtual Event
Four panelists

Digital health solutions, including telehealth, text-message and app-based health interventions have the potential to barriers to accessing care and improve...

COVID-19 in California Prisons

Register in advance for this webinar: https://ucsf.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_CyfffgQzSI6COPAwY3ldtQ Join the UCSF Institute for Global Health Sciences for...

Copyright in the Academic Setting

Should you worry about copyright? What copyright-protected materials can you share, and what should you consider when sharing them? Is it ok to use a googled...

UCSF Library building

This 90-minute training will provide an overview of the H5P, an open-source content authoring tool that is fully integrated into the CLE. Topics include an...

ESCape: 1) No Cal Pediatric Emer MedEd Day w/ D Wallin 2) Virtual narrative medicine curr: VA My Life My Story project w/ E Walker

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

12pm
Virtual Event
How I Became…Medical Director at IDEO with Delphine Huang, MD ’14, MS ’11

The UCSF Office of Alumni Relations welcomes Delphine Huang, MD ’14, MS ’11, resident alum, who will share how she helps organizations apply design-thinking...

The Educator's Portfolio 2.0: Documenting your Achievements for Advancement

Led by: Kanade Shinkai, MD, PhD Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology Elena Fuentes-Afflick, MD, MPH Professor and Vice Chair of Pediatrics, Chief of...

Coalition of Concerned Medical Professionals (CCMP) and the Fight for Comprehensive Healthcare

UCSF Healthcare Advocates for Social Justice invite you to join us on March 9 at 3:00 PM for a discussion about the Coalition of Concerned Medical...

3pm
Virtual Event
Monthly APP Education Committee

Please contact Aletta Gamulo if you are interested in joining this committee or auditing a meeting

3pm
Virtual Event
Restorative Justice Circle: Building Connections, Building Community

While we are socially distancing ourselves to stay safe, a large part of what we experience is a decrease in building meaningful connections. The relevance...

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, March 10

Breast Oncology Program Retreat Abstract Session: Imaging Determinants and Tissue Stiffness

8:30-10:30 BOP Retreat Abstract Sessions: Imaging Determinants and Tissue Stiffness Session Moderators: Nola Hylton, PhD and Valerie Weaver, PhD Timeline...

8:30am
Virtual Event
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training - SESSION 2

SESSION 2 OF 2 (Pre-Req Session 1) Most of us are not trained in how to handle bias and discrimination in the learning environment. When bias occurs, we...

Black & white: Love, Hope, Healing graffiti on a garage door

Many of us, whether we identify as being in the “healing arts” or not, have wounds that we understand as the foundation of our own ability to heal and to...

Asarnow

Presentation: Increasing Access to Care in Underserved Communities Speaker: Lauren Asarnow, PhD Assistant Adjunct Professor Department of Psychiatry and...

Ideation Part 1: Perspective Drawing & Visual Communication

Are you interested in learning about visual communication and perspective drawing? In this ideation pop-up we will go through the process of illustrating...

MedEd Grand Rounds: Behind the Scenes--How to get scholarly work done when you have no time

Zoom information will be sent to participants the week prior to the session. Note that this session will be recorded. Session starts at 12:00noon (PT) /...

Addressing Health Inequities and Supporting Pregnancy & Lactation During COVID-19

Please join our panel to learn and explore the impact of COVID-19 on pregnant and lactating communities. We will learn about COVID-19 vaccines and its safety...

4pm
Virtual Event
Neurology Grand Rounds

Progress in Blood-Based Biomarkers for Alzheimer’s Disease: Opportunities and Pitfalls Gil Rabinovici, MD Professor of Neurology, UCSF Weill Institute for...

4pm
Virtual Event
Yoga and Self-Care for Patients Living with Cancer

Take time to care for yourself by joining this class. You will be guided through various ways to nurture yourself that you can weave into your everyday life....

Communities of Color

Experts widely report that mental health treatment in Black, Indigenous, people of color (BIPOC) communities is severely lacking. Cultural differences and...

Thursday, March 11

Neurological Surgery Grand Rounds

Speaker: Dr. Daniel Prevedello

8am
Virtual Event
3D Printing Part 2: Intro to 3D Modeling

Want to create your own models to 3D print in the Makers Lab? Join Makers Lab staff for the second pop-up in a three-part series covering the basics of 3D...

Synapse UCSF Student Voices Editorial Meeting

A bi-weekly meeting for students who may want to contribute to Synapse UCSF Student Voices. Since 1957, Synapse has played a vital role in strengthening...

12pm
Virtual Event
LGBTQ Poetry: Expressive Arts Workshop

Online expressive arts gathering facilitated by Redwing Keyssar, RN & Patrice Haan, harper. Come regularly or just once in a while. Join with other members...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Laughter Yoga

Laughter is contagious and has a powerful and immediate effect on our mind, body and spirit. Our bodies can’t tell the difference between real or simulated...

Friday, March 12

UCSF Library building

What matters most to you? The UCSF Library is crafting a strategic plan that will guide our priorities for the next several years. We invite all members of...

Virtual Event
UCSF Library building

Google Cloud offers a wide variety of tools for data analysis, including python workbooks, SQL, machine learning, document classification, OCR (text...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Lecture Title TBA Soon-Tae Lee, MD, PhD Director, Division of Cancer Neurology Seoul National University Hospital, Integrated Cancer Care Center

9am
Virtual Event
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...

10am
Virtual Event
Center for Faculty Educators Open House: Ask us Questions about Faculty Development

Welcome to UCSF! New faculty are invited to join us at an informal session where we can share faculty development resources appropriate for the kind of...

Flower

Chair yoga is a gentle yoga practice that gives you the benefits of traditional yoga poses while being comfortably supported by a chair. The class will help...

Embroidered tooth. Blue stitching for outline, filled in with white thread.

Calling all fans of knitting, crochet, cross-stitch, sewing, and embroidery! This virtual meet-up is a chance for beginning and experienced crafters to come...

 Friday Cancer Center Seminar Series: Rohit Bose, MD, PhD

Speaker: Rohit Bose, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Departments of Anatomy, Medicine (Division of Hematology & Medical Oncology), and Urology, UCSF Title:...

3pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, March 13

PARC International Pain and Addiction Conference

This Zoom-based event is free and showcases six internationally recognized experts in pain and addiction research and treatment.

8am
Virtual Event
UCSF Women in Health Care and Science Symposium

Join us as UCSF highlights the voices of women in research, patient care, education, and public policy at the 2021 Women in Health Care and Science...

Monday, March 15

Restorative yoga posture

Restorative Yoga facilitates health and relaxation by supporting the body in easy and comfortable positions with props. You can use items available in your...

Clinician holding a patient's hand

Upcoming presentations: March 15: A Practical Update on the End of Life Option Act (Kara Bischoff, MD); Benzodiazepine Risks and How to Safely Taper (Ilse...

Research Seminar Series With Rosa Gonzalez-Guarda

Rosa M. Gonzalez-Guarda, PhD, MPH, FAAN, associate professor and Dorothy L. Powell Term Chair of Nursing at Duke University's School of Nursing, will be the...

12pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, March 16

UCSF Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Trainee Research Award Presentation #1: TBA Speaker #1: TBA ---------- Trainee Research Award Presentation #2 TBA Speaker #2: TBA ---------- Learning...

8:30am
Virtual Event
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training - SESSION 1 (A.Long/A.Abu-Shamsieh)

SESSION 1 OF 2 Most of us are not trained in how to handle bias and discrimination in the learning environment. When bias occurs, we don't feel comfortable...

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training - SESSION 1 (C.Liang/D.Joseph)

SESSION 1 OF 2 Most of us are not trained in how to handle bias and discrimination in the learning environment. When bias occurs, we don't feel comfortable...

Daniel Abate-Daga, PhD

Speaker: Daniel Abate-Daga, PhD, Assistant Member of Immunology, GI Oncology; and Cutaneous Oncology Acting Assistant Director, Cell Therapies Facility H....

11am
Virtual Event
Integrated Case Conference

Presentation: TBD Part 1 - March 9Part 2 - March 16Presenter: TBD Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training...

11am
Virtual Event
ESCape: Presentation of "So You Think You Can Mentor?  Finding your groove, making your move and keeping it smooth" with Bridget O'Brien

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

12pm
Virtual Event
Finding Funding Through Pivot

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

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training - SESSION 2

SESSION 2 OF 2 (Pre-Req Session 1) Most of us are not trained in how to handle bias and discrimination in the learning environment. When bias occurs, we...

unlocked lock

Unlike traditional models of science that produce articles locked behind a journal paywall, open science is about opening up the tools, processes, and...

Beauty & Wellness 101 with Lipstick Angels

Lipstick Angels are offering their Beauty & Wellness 101 classes in the virtual setting via ZOOM. Their oncology-trained professional make up artists and...

3pm
Virtual Event
Man with laptop

After just 30 minutes, you will be able to use PubMed to quickly incorporate evidence-based information into your clinical practice. We’ll get there by...

Monthly Advanced Practice Advisory Board Meeting

The Advisory Board is made up of NPs, PAs, CRNAs and CNMWs. This meeting is for advisory board members only, but you are welcome to audit and let us know...

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, March 17

 Dr. Kamilah Majied

Kamilah Majied, PhD, will present on "Using Contemplative Practices to Divest Clinical and Research Processes of Racism." Learning Objectives: Describe the...

mobile devise screen photo with artistic filter applied

After a brief accessibility message we set the agenda for the work session. Agenda items are prioritized first with questions specific to the Siteimprove...

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training - SESSION 2

SESSION 2 OF 2 (PRE-REQ: SESSION 1) Most of us are not trained in how to handle bias and discrimination in the learning environment. When bias occurs, we...

Black & white: Love, Hope, Healing graffiti on a garage door

Many of us, whether we identify as being in the “healing arts” or not, have wounds that we understand as the foundation of our own ability to heal and to...

"Transcription factor binding to DNA mismatches – a potential driver of increased mutagenesis at regulatory sites," a QBI online seminar with Raluca Gordan

The QBI Online Seminar Series is presenting Raluca Gordan, an associate professor in the Center for Genomic and Computational Biology at Duke University. She...

Silverman

Presentation: Encopresis and Enuresis Speaker: Alan Silverman, PhD Associate Professor Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric...

Staff Assembly General Meeting

The UCSF Staff Assembly is an association of more than 7,000 staff employees not represented by an exclusive bargaining agent. If you are a UCSF staff...

12pm
Virtual Event
Yoga and Self-Care for Patients Living with Cancer

Take time to care for yourself by joining this class. You will be guided through various ways to nurture yourself that you can weave into your everyday life....

What Matters Most? Advance Care Planning Workshop Part 2

Part 2 of What Matters Most? Advance Care Planning Workshop (Part 1 on 3/3/2021). Think about what matters most to you, learn how to discuss these values...

Thursday, March 18

Neurological Surgery Grand Rounds

Speaker: Dr. Jennifer Clarke

8am
Virtual Event
UCSF Library building

This 90-minute training will provide an overview of the H5P, an open-source content authoring tool that is fully integrated into the CLE. Topics include an...

Super Searching: PubMed, Web of Science, Embase

Let us show you how to get the best results from your search. Go beyond Google search methods to get a handle on database logic. Build complex search...

Red, orange, yellow, green, and blue printing filament

Are you interested in the multitude of materials you can 3D print with? The materials used when 3D printing are often just as important as what you are 3D...

Baker Precision Cancer Medicine Building

Professionals from the UCSF Office of Sponsored Research and Contracts & Grants Accounting Office will discuss the resources and support each office offers...

2pm
Virtual Event
The Age of Big Wildfires: Confronting an Urgent Health Threat

This is the first session of a 3-part Climate Change and Health Speaker Series hosted by the UCSF Office of Population Health and Health Equity and the UCSF...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
Statement of Purpose Writing Workshop

Writing a statement of purpose (SOP) can be one of the most challenging parts of the application process. This workshop will give you advice and best...

4pm
Virtual Event
Head & Neck Cancer Patient Education Series

Session Two: Psycho-Oncology Join Neha Goyal, PhD in learning ways to cope with the physical and emotional challenges that are present when confronting head...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Laughter Yoga

Laughter is contagious and has a powerful and immediate effect on our mind, body and spirit. Our bodies can’t tell the difference between real or simulated...

Friday, March 19

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Lecture Title TBA Eli L. Diamond, MD Neuro-Oncologist & Neurologist Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

9am
Virtual Event
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...

10am
Virtual Event
Flower

Chair yoga is a gentle yoga practice that gives you the benefits of traditional yoga poses while being comfortably supported by a chair. The class will help...

Intro to Vector Art with Inkscape

Have you ever wanted to learn about vector art? Join Makers Lab staff in exploring the basics of Inkscape, a free and open-source vector graphics software...

Microbiome Ignite Talks

Please join us every third Friday for short research presentations from members of the UCSF Benioff Center for Microbiome Medicine...

12pm
Virtual Event
Sleeping Woman

Sponsored by UCSF Campus Life Services Wellness and Community and Fitness and Recreation Speaker: Dr. Aric Prather - UCSF Associate Professor of...

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training - SESSION 1

SESSION 1 OF 2 Most of us are not trained in how to handle bias and discrimination in the learning environment. When bias occurs, we don't feel comfortable...

Andrew Aguirre, MD, PhD

Speaker: Andrew Aguirre, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School; Medical Oncologist at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute...

3pm
Virtual Event
UCSF COVID-19 Response Town Hall

Join UCSF leaders and experts as they provide the latest on UCSF's ongoing COVID-19 vaccination program as well as the state of the pandemic both globally...

4pm
Virtual Event
UCSF Alumni Author Series: A Conversation with Quinn Grundy, PhD ’15, RN

UCSF Alumni Relations and UCSF Archives are thrilled to bring you this bimonthly virtual event series in which distinguished UCSF alumni authors discuss...

Saturday, March 20

Accelerated Path to the Teach for UCSF Certificate in Clinical Teaching

This intensive session aims to accelerate progress toward improved teaching skills for faculty who are enrolled, or plan to enroll, in a Teach for UCSF...

8am
Virtual Event
Educational Strategies to Promote Clinical Reasoning

Zoom information will be sent to participants the week prior to the workshop. Use the EventBrite link below to register: Register here. Led by: Descartes...

8am
Virtual Event
Teaching and Assessing in Competency-Based Education

Use the EventBrite link below to register: Register here. Led by: Erick Hung, MD Associate Professor, Dept of Psychiatry Program Director, Psychiatry...

10:15am
Virtual Event
Fundamental Skills in the Art of Effective Feedback - 2 hr

Note: This workshop counts ONLY toward the Teach for UCSF Certificate in Clinical Teaching. It DOES NOT count toward the Teach for UCSF Certificate in...

3pm
Virtual Event
Notes & Words - Benefit for UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland

The 12th annual Notes & Words will bring together musical talent and inspiring storytellers for a unique evening to benefit UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital...

7pm
Virtual Event

Monday, March 22

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

On Monday, March 22, 2021, the Center for Faculty Educators offers this intensive day of workshops to accelerate progress toward completion of a Teach for...

8am
Virtual Event
Steps to Effective Course and Curriculum Development

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

Restorative yoga posture

Restorative Yoga facilitates health and relaxation by supporting the body in easy and comfortable positions with props. You can use items available in your...

Fundamental Skills in the Art of Effective Feedback - 4hr

Note: This workshop counts toward the Teach for UCSF Certificate in General Teaching and as a prerequisite to the Advanced Feedback across Differences...

Climate change illustration showing a tree in two halves, one health and the other dead

Presentation: Climate Change and Mental Illness: What Clinicians Need to Know Speakers: Tova Fuller, MD Health Sciences Assistant Clinical...

Tuesday, March 23

Psychiatry Education Spotlight

Topic: Book Club: Made to Stick by Chip Heath and Dan Heath ---------- About Education Spotlight: Education Spotlight is a faculty development series and...

9am
Virtual Event
ESCape: Topic Steward Approach to Systematically Integrating Sexual and Gender Minority Health into Medical Education with Gabriel Sarah

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

12pm
Virtual Event
Thread and sewing supplies

In this pop-up we will introduce you to one of the most widely used stitches in sewing, the running stitch. This simple straight stitch can be used to create...

Education Scholarship: Reading and Writing in Health Professions Education

Led by: Patricia S. O'Sullivan, EdD Director, Research and Development in Medical Education UCSF School of Medicine Christy Boscardin, PhD Peggy Tahir,...

View of the Golden Gate Bridge through a window

Join us as we get together virtually with colleagues at Stanford to learn about the Dryad open data repository. Dryad is a curated general-purpose repository...

Wednesday, March 24

Prostate Cancer Program Research Workshop

More detail will follow in the new year; in the meantime, please save the date for this half-day, virtual workshop. Research Workshop events of the Prostate...

9am
Virtual Event
Black & white: Love, Hope, Healing graffiti on a garage door

Many of us, whether we identify as being in the “healing arts” or not, have wounds that we understand as the foundation of our own ability to heal and to...

Benki

Presentation: The Role of Pain Psychology in Multimodal Inpatient Treatment of Children and Adolescents Suffering From Acute and/or Chronic...

Ideation Part 2: Refining Visual Communication Skills

Following Ideation Part 1, this pop-up dives deeper into refining your visual communication skills. We will briefly recap Ideation 1, and move forward with...

Lieberman

Presentation: Internalizing Reality: A Psychoanalytic Approach to Trauma Treatment Across Generations Presenter: Alicia Lieberman, PhD Irving B. Harris...

Yoga and Self-Care for Patients Living with Cancer

Take time to care for yourself by joining this class. You will be guided through various ways to nurture yourself that you can weave into your everyday life....

Thursday, March 25

Craniofacial Seminar Series: Ernestina Schipani, Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery Professor, Internal Medicine/Division of Endocrinology Professor, Cell and Developmental Biology

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

12pm
Virtual Event
Synapse UCSF Student Voices Editorial Meeting

A bi-weekly meeting for students who may want to contribute to Synapse UCSF Student Voices. Since 1957, Synapse has played a vital role in strengthening...

12pm
Virtual Event
Faculty, students, nurses, staff, and members of the community, at a peaceful sit-in promoting anti-racism within academia.

Please join UCSF leaders and your colleagues for the fourth in a series of quarterly town hall meetings focusing on UCSF’s Anti-racism Initiative. This forum...

12pm
Virtual Event
Teaching Strategies for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

Zoom information will be sent to participants the week prior to the workshop. Led by: Brent Kobashi, MD and Catherine Lau, MD Knowledge and training in...

LGBTQ Poetry: Expressive Arts Workshop

Online expressive arts gathering facilitated by Redwing Keyssar, RN & Patrice Haan, harper. Come regularly or just once in a while. Join with other members...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Laughter Yoga

Laughter is contagious and has a powerful and immediate effect on our mind, body and spirit. Our bodies can’t tell the difference between real or simulated...

Friday, March 26

UCSF Library building

What matters most to you? The UCSF Library is crafting a strategic plan that will guide our priorities for the next several years. We invite all members of...

Virtual Event
Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar

Lecture Title TBA William D. Richardson, PhD Professor of Biology Wolfson Institute for Biomedical Research University College London

9am
Virtual Event
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...

10am
Virtual Event
Flower

Chair yoga is a gentle yoga practice that gives you the benefits of traditional yoga poses while being comfortably supported by a chair. The class will help...

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training - SESSION 2

SESSION 2 OF 2 (PRE-REQ SESSION 1) Most of us are not trained in how to handle bias and discrimination in the learning environment. When bias occurs, we...

February 27 - March 28, 2021