Events

May 9 - June 7, 2021

Sunday, May 9

2021 Hope Walk

Please join us for the 7th Annual Cancer Support Community HOPE WALK co-sponsored by UCSF Health and John Muir Health. Walk dates: Sunday, May 9 – Sunday...

Monday, May 10

Computational Cancer Community (C3) Monthly Meeting

Featured speakers for C3 meeting on May 10th: Eric Chow (Center for Advanced Technology at UCSF)Matthew Stachler (Dept of Pathology, UCSF)Cheng-Zhong Zhang...

9am
Virtual Event
IPE Strategies: Engaging Learners Across the Health Professions

Led by: Angel Chen, RN, MSN, PNP, and Pinelopi Xenoudi, DDS, MSc It is a health professions educator’s role to allow trainees to function at appropriate...

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...

UCSF COVID-19 Vaccine Webinar

UCSF will host a virtual COVID-19 vaccine webinar to address questions and concerns about the vaccines. This forum will feature UCSF experts Malcolm John,...

10:30am
Virtual Event
BCH Education Committee Meeting

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

12pm
Virtual Event
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The process of revising the materials for the 2021 application cycle has made it impractical for us to offer an information session this year. We expect to...

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Sanjeev Datar MD PhD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care will be speaking Monday, May 10th from noon – 1pm. The title of his talk...

12pm
Virtual Event
UCSF Library building

Join us as we launch the spring 2021 workshop series on Reproducibility for Biomedical Researchers! This online session will start with an overview of the...

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, May 11

Medical Reparations Campus Forum: Slavery and the Medical Invention of Race

Join us for a campus forum that begins with a talk from the author of The Medicalization of Blackness, Dr. Rana Hogarth (Associate Professor,...

3:30am
Virtual Event
Sue Morris, PsyD

Presented by: Sue Morris, PsyD - Dept. of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana Farber Institute; Dept. of Psychiatry, Brigham & Women's Hospital...

8am
Virtual Event
OBGYN&RS Grand Rounds / Fellowship Research Day

8am-9am Open Radical Hysterectomy is the New Standard of Care in Early Cervical Cancer: Impact of the LACC Trial Pedro T. Ramirez, MD Twitter:...

8am
Virtual Event
Mehtani

Bay Area Lecturer Series Presentation: Understanding Barriers to Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Among Patients Leaving San Francisco County Jails: A Racial...

8:30am
Virtual Event
Integrated Case Conference

Presentation: TBD Part 1 - May 11Part 2 - May 18Presenter: TBD Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program ---------- Integrated...

11am
Virtual Event
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...

Page from a zine. Be Kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.

Join Makers Lab staff for a creative break and create your own visual journal. Perceived artistic talent not required! Visual journaling is a medium for...

ESCape: Education Showcase 2021 Presentations - Available

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

12pm
Virtual Event
HIVE Seminar Series "Engineering Immune Development"

Health Innovation via Engineering presents a series on engineering responses to medically challenging issues. De. Peter Zandstra of the University of British...

12pm
Virtual Event
ZSFG/VA Grand Rounds - Controversies in Nephrology: Reconsidering Race and eGFR - Amaka Eneanya, MD, MPH, FASN

Learning Objectives: Discuss structural racism and impact on Black individuals in the United StatesDiscuss the history of estimating glomerular filtration...

12pm
Virtual Event
Teaching and Assessing in Competency-Based Education

Led by: Erick Hung, MD Associate Professor, Dept of Psychiatry Program Director, Psychiatry Residency Patricia S. O'Sullivan, EdD Director, Research and...

Monthly APP Education Committee

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

3pm
Virtual Event
What’s Next 2021: COVID-19, Science, and the Public Health

UCSF has a long history of pioneering biomedical research, outstanding clinical care, innovative programs in medical education, and a bold vision for...

Wednesday, May 12

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...

meditation

Sponsored by UCSF Wellness and Community and UCSF Fitness and Recreation Mindfulness provides the resilience we need to manage the variety of challenges and...

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...

Cox, Lundy, and Pfeifle

Presentation: Pediatric Neuropsychology in the Medical Setting: A Developmental Perspective of Medically Complex Patients Speakers: Stephany Cox,...

Diversity, Inclusion and Racism in Communications: A Communicators Network Panel Discussion

Join us for a discussion and Q&A with representatives from UCSF diversity committees on cultural and ethnic representation and inclusion in...

12pm
Virtual Event
Jennifer Grandis, MD

Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, Health Policy Grand Rounds Jennifer Grandis, MD Dr. Jennifer R. Grandis is a physician scientist...

Ellen Haller, MD, left, and her wife Joanne Engel, MD, celebrate the finish of the AIDS/LifeCycle. Photo courtesy of Ellen Haller, MD

Long-distance cyclist Ellen Haller MD shares her experience participating in the AIDS/LifeCycle ride and more. Ellen Haller is Professor Emeritus,...

12pm
Virtual Event
10th Annual Faculty Research Lecture in Translational Science Awarded to Dr. John Fahy, MD.

The Academic Senate celebrates John Fahy, MD, Professor of the Department of Medicine and director of the UCSF Airway Clinical Research Center and the...

1pm
Virtual Event
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...

nasturtium

Do you want to live green but don't know where to start? Join this event to hear firsthand from our veteran Green Champions as they reflect on their...

Sandler Neurosciences Center

3:00-4:00pm Dr. Sharon Chiang - Title TBD

3pm
Virtual Event
Yoga and Self-Care for Patients Living with Cancer and Caregivers

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....

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Happy Hour

Come celebrate AAPI Heritage Month with us and join our AAPI Heritage Happy Hour on Wednesday, May 12th at 5:00pm! This is a "Show and Tell" event where you...

5pm
Virtual Event
Fishman Professorship

A Bench to Clinic Journey in Neurodegenerative Disease and Early Influences of Dr. Robert Fishman Frank Longo, MD, PhD George and Lucy Becker Professor and...

5pm
Virtual Event
Global Online Entrepreneurship Course

"Entrepreneurship for Life Science/Healthcare Startups: Master Class Direct from Silicon Valley" , is launching its second cohort on March 31. Learn the...

Global online entrepreneurship course for life science/healthcare

We are repeating our successful global online course, Entrepreneurship for Life Science/Healthcare Startups: Master Class Direct from Silicon Valley,...

5pm
Virtual Event
mind full or mindfull?

If you have received a cancer diagnosis, you know the emotional toll it takes on you. Research shows that if you learn how to manage your stress and anxiety,...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
The Eyes Have It: Maintaining Vision in Health and Disease

Learn about the latest discoveries and practice implications for eye health and disease. Taught by visionary, nationally recognized faculty from UCSF’s...

Thursday, May 13

Neurological Surgery Grand Rounds

Speaker: Dr. Ziv Williams Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at Harvard University

8am
Virtual Event
AAPIHM Promo

Come join us to taste Chef Irene and the culinary team's special menu celebrating food for Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month!

iLab Office Hours

Have questions about iLab or need help registering? Pop into our Office Hours Zoom and ask away! It's an open session for any questions you may have about...

11am
Virtual Event
Virtual Escape Room Scene

Tired of Netflix and Zoom happy hours? Join Wellness & Community for our first ever Virtual Escape Room! The Escape Room - SOLD OUT! This virtual escape...

11:45am
Virtual Event
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds: COVID-19 On the Job and Other Current Workplace Health Threats: The View from the U.K. with David Fishwick

COVID-19 On the Job and Other Current Workplace Health Threats: The View from the U.K. David Fishwick, MD, is a Consultant Respiratory Physician, and Chief...

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In the wake of the pandemic and systemic social injustice, we are facing vast collective grief. Renowned therapists Jack Saul and Esther Perel will discuss...

School of Dentistry Faculty Council Full Faculty Meeting

Please join us for the Spring All-Faculty Meeting of the School of Dentistry Faculty Council on May 13th from 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. via Zoom. This is our...

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
Dandelion

The Osher Center hosts free weekly drop-in sitting meditation sessions, which are open to anyone who has ever completed a Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction...

5:45pm
Virtual Event
Four honorees

Join us for this special program in the Commonwealth Club's series recognizing recipients of the Club's Distinguished Citizen Award. Tonight's honorees are...

Creative Expression For Mind-Body Health

Throughout history, the arts, music, and humanities have served as a medium for healing. Creative expression can foster self-discovery of inner resources,...

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, May 14

"Minari" Virtual Film Screening & Discussion - AAPI Heritage Month Celebration

To celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month, we embark on a journey of building bridges among different communities to increase...

Virtual Event
Intro to SQL

This course will provide an introduction to SQL, the structured query language used to access relational databases. In this workshop, you'll learn how to...

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
Finding Clarity: Establishing Goals and Expectations for Learners

Zoom information will be sent to participants the week prior to the workshop. Led by: Esme Shaller, PhD Teachers and learners can both benefit from...

AAPIHM Promo

Come join us to taste Chef Roy and the culinary team's special menu celebrating food for Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month!

Makers Lab and WIT Logos

Jenny Tai from the Makers Lab will be presenting on the success stories from their transition to a virtual experience and to increasing accessibility. In...

11am
Virtual Event
Evaluating the impact of malaria control interventions on birth outcomes

Department of Epidemiolgy & Biostatistics Presents: Speaker: Michelle Roh, PhD, MPH Malaria infection during pregnancy is a major contributor to the high...

11:30am
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...

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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...

UCSF Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

UCSF Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences faculty, staff, and trainees are invited to join chair Matthew State and other members of the...

12:10pm
Virtual Event
2021 Patient Conference on Prostate Cancer

The Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and the California Prostate Cancer Coalition are pleased to announce that their second jointly sponsored...

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...

 Friday Cancer Center Seminar Series: Jeffrey Settleman, PhD

Speaker: Jeffrey Settleman, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer for Oncology Research and Development, Pfizer Title: Pfizer Oncology: Translating Discovery...

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 Ina Park, MD, MS, Postdoc Alum

Join us online as Stephanie Cohen, MD, MPH, resident alum, leads a lively discussion with Ina Park, MD, MS, postdoc alum, who will talk about her book,...

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, May 15

2021 Patient Conference on Prostate Cancer

The Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and the California Prostate Cancer Coalition are pleased to announce that their second jointly sponsored...

Motherhood & Neurosurgery Webinar

Bringing together mothers at different stages of their careers, Motherhood & Neurosurgery will offer candid reflections on pregnancy and starting a family as...

9am
Virtual Event
Minari Virtual Screening

To celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month, UCSF's Asian Pacific American Systemwide Alliance (APASA) and Office of Diversity &...

6pm
Virtual Event

Monday, May 17

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...

Man with hand covering his face

Upcoming presentations: May 17: Grief in Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Peter Ureste, MD); Benzodiazepine Risks and How to Safely Taper (Ilse...

12:10pm
Virtual Event
UCSF Library building

Join us as we launch the spring 2021 workshop series on Reproducibility for Biomedical Researchers! This online session will start with an overview of the...

COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE MEETING - MONTHLY

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

4:30pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, May 18

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...

3am
Virtual Event
Nura El-Haj, MD and Madhav Vissa, MD

Presented by: Nura El-Haj, MD - Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellow and Madhav Vissa, MD - Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellow “Chemotherapy-Induced...

8am
Virtual Event
Izenberg

Presentation: Mental Health in the Sorted-Out City: Examining the Legacy of Racial Injustice in American Urban Policy Speaker: Jacob Izenberg, MD Health...

8:30am
Virtual Event
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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...

First Annual Dementia Day logo

This is a virtual event for the UCSF community that will include expert speakers, a poster session, funding information, and a grand challenge brainstorming...

9am
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...

Integrated Case Conference

Presentation: TBD Part 1 - May 11Part 2 - May 18Presenter: TBD Resident Physician UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program ---------- Integrated...

11am
Virtual Event
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...

Alumni Panel: From global health master's to medical school and beyond

Register in advance for this webinar Alumni will speak about their journeys after graduating from the Master of Science in Global Health program at the...

12pm
Virtual Event
ESCape:  The M.E.N.T.O.R. Project: Medical Educators Navigating Theory-Oriented Research with Geoff Stetson

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

12pm
Virtual Event
Mason

Speaker: Ashley Mason, PhD Assistant Adjunct Professor Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences UCSF Weill Institute for...

12pm
Virtual Event
UCSF Bike Safety and Security

Learn personal safety tips and how to prevent bike theft on campus with UCPD’s Jason Heil, crime analyst, and crime prevention specialist. Learn from UCSF...

12pm
Virtual Event
Leading in Meetings: Creating and Facilitating Productive Meetings

Led by: the Meeting Optimization Team (Anda Kuo, MD and Ellen Goldstein, MA, CO-OP, Beth Berrean, MBA, MLIS) The Meeting Optimization Program (MOP)...

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
New Hospital at UCSF Helen Diller Medical Center at Parnassus Heights Community Design Meeting

Join UCSF for a community meeting to discuss the new hospital at UCSF Helen Diller Medical Center at Parnassus Heights On Tuesday, May 18, UCSF will provide...

6pm
Virtual Event
What’s Next 2021: COVID-19, Science, and the Public Health

UCSF has a long history of pioneering biomedical research, outstanding clinical care, innovative programs in medical education, and a bold vision for...

Wednesday, May 19

Aric Prather, PhD

Aric Prather, PhD, will present on "Targeting the Sleep-Stress Cycle: Opportunities to Improve Health and Well-being in the Post-COVID Era." To receive...

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Join our May CCMBM Seminar series featuring Michael Econs, MD, Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Medical and Molecular Genetics & Director of the...

8:30am
Virtual Event
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After a brief accessibility message we set the agenda for the work session. Agenda items are prioritized first with questions specific to the Siteimprove...

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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...

NCCN patient webinar

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) presents a free webinar for people with advanced prostate cancer, their caregivers, and their...

11:30am
Virtual Event
13th Annual Chancellor's Leadership Forum on Diversity and Inclusion

The Chancellor's Leadership Forum on Diversity and Inclusion offers a platform for community members to hear from senior leadership on diversity initiatives...

12pm
Virtual Event
Sibley

Presentation: TBA Speaker: Maggie Sibley, PhD Associate Professor Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Univ. of Washington School of...

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
UCSF Bikes on Transit - Expand Your Range

Integrating bicycling with public transit can greatly expand your travel range. Hear from SFMTA on how to take a bike on Muni, Bart, and Caltrain. Hear from...

12pm
Virtual Event
Sandler Neurosciences Center

3:00-4:00pm Dr. Michael Diaz - Title TBD 4:00-5:00pm Dr. Alexandra Brown - Diversity 5:00-6:00pm Dr. John Engstrom - Autonomic Nervous System

3pm
Virtual Event
Minari Virtual Screening

To celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month, UCSF's Asian Pacific American Systemwide Alliance (APASA) and Office of Diversity &...

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

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....

Global Online Entrepreneurship Course

"Entrepreneurship for Life Science/Healthcare Startups: Master Class Direct from Silicon Valley" , is launching its second cohort on March 31. Learn the...

Global online entrepreneurship course for life science/healthcare

We are repeating our successful global online course, Entrepreneurship for Life Science/Healthcare Startups: Master Class Direct from Silicon Valley,...

5pm
Virtual Event
mind full or mindfull?

If you have received a cancer diagnosis, you know the emotional toll it takes on you. Research shows that if you learn how to manage your stress and anxiety,...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Thriving as a Young Adult with Brain Cancer

Are you 18-40 years old with a brain tumor diagnosis? Join UCSF neuro-oncologist Jessica Schulte, MD, PhD, as she discusses the unique challenges faced by...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Pacific Islander & Pregnant: How Inclusion Led To Erasure

Since the 1980's the Pacific Islander (P.I.) community has felt the effects of erasure due to their inclusion in the “Asian Pacific Islander” narrative....

The Eyes Have It: Maintaining Vision in Health and Disease

Learn about the latest discoveries and practice implications for eye health and disease. Taught by visionary, nationally recognized faculty from UCSF’s...

Thursday, May 20

Neurological Surgery Grand Rounds

Speaker: Dr. Ethan Winkler UCSF Neurological Surgery

8am
Virtual Event
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Dr. Kristine Yaffe's Center for Population Brain Health (CPBH) WIP is a twice-monthly meeting open to UCSF faculty, postdocs, staff, and students. The...

10am
Virtual Event
GAAD logo

The purpose of Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) is to get everyone talking, thinking and learning about digital (web, software, mobile, etc.)...

10am
Virtual Event
AAPIHM Promo

Come join us to taste Chef Irene and the culinary team's special menu celebrating food for Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month!

iLab Office Hours

Have questions about iLab or need help registering? Pop into our Office Hours Zoom and ask away! It's an open session for any questions you may have about...

11am
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...

UCSF Library building

This 60-minute session will provide an overview of Universal Design for Learning (UDL), a way of thinking about teaching and learning that helps give all...

QB3 Webinar: Elvis Chan, FBI, & Pat Phelan, UCSF. "Cybersecurity: What You Need to Know"

Cybersecurity is a key issue for us in our private lives — think identity theft — and at the national scale — such as federal elections. For scientists in...

Global Accessibility Awareness Day - Interactive Process - Work & School

We will be covering the interactive process for requesting and receiving disability accommodations both as a student at the university level and as an employee.

2pm
Virtual Event
Now, More Than Ever: Movement Building for Climate, Racial, and Health Justice

This is the third 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
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The UCSF Digital Accessibility Subcommittee of the Committee on Disability Inclusion (CDI) is hosting a multidisciplinary panel, “Expanding Diversity,...

3pm
Virtual Event
An Inquiry into Racism and Health Inequities: Racism, a Public Health Crisis in Medicine

UCSF Healthcare Advocates for Social Justice invite you to join us on Thursday, May 20th at 4:00 PM for a discussion called Racism, a Public Health Crisis in...

4pm
Virtual Event
API Virtual Cooking Session: API Heritage Month 2021

The Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month Planning Committee 2021 at UCSF invites all members of UCSF to journey with us through food and storytelling by...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Dandelion

The Osher Center hosts free weekly drop-in sitting meditation sessions, which are open to anyone who has ever completed a Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction...

5:45pm
Virtual Event
Creative Expression For Mind-Body Health

Throughout history, the arts, music, and humanities have served as a medium for healing. Creative expression can foster self-discovery of inner resources,...

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, May 21

NCCN patient webinar

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) presents a free webinar for people with advanced prostate cancer, their caregivers, and their...

8:45am
Virtual Event
Data Analysis with Python, Pandas, and SQL

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,...

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...

Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Seminar: Felicia Chow, MD, MAS

Lecture Title TBA Felicia Chow, MD, MAS Associate Professor, Neurology UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

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
AAPIHM Promo

Come join us to taste Chef Roy and the culinary team's special menu celebrating food for Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month!

2021 Virtual Founders Day Awards Celebration

The 2021 Virtual Founders Day Awards Celebration will honor recipients of the following: Chancellor Award for Public ServiceThomas N. Burbridge Public...

12pm
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...

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
sunset above the mountains by Hitomi Silver

Grieving has been made more difficult during the pandemic due to physical distancing measures. The UCSF Day of Remembering is a time for us to come together,...

Saturday, May 22

Virtual Caregiver Retreat: Fostering Resilience through Connection & Self-Expression

Join us for a restorative morning for caregivers of brain tumor patients to learn practical information about the illness, participate in an interactive...

9:30am
Virtual Event

Sunday, May 23

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On Sunday, May 23, 2021, the Center for Faculty Educators offers an intensive day of workshops to accelerate progress toward completion of one of several...

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This workshop has a small fee to cover expenses associated with a weekend offering. REGISTER HERE: accelpathsf2021reg.eventbrite.com Note: This workshop...

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This workshop has a small fee to cover expenses associated with a weekend offering. REGISTER HERE: accelpathsf2021reg.eventbrite.com Zoom information will...

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This workshop has small fee to cover expenses associated with a weekend offering. REGISTER HERE: https://accelpathsf2021reg.eventbrite.com PREREQUISITE:...

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This workshop has a small fee to cover expenses associated with a weekend offering. REGISTER HERE: accelpathsf2021reg.eventbrite.com Zoom information will...

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This workshop has a small fee to cover expenses associated with a weekend offering. REGISTER HERE: accelpathsf2021reg.eventbrite.com PREREQUISITE: Previous...

10:15am
Virtual Event
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This workshop has a small fee to cover expenses associated with a weekend offering. REGISTER HERE: accelpathsf2021reg.eventbrite.com Zoom information will...

10:15am
Virtual Event
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This workshop has a small fee to cover expenses associated with a weekend offering. REGISTER HERE: accelpathsf2021reg.eventbrite.com Led by: Nardine...

10:15am
Virtual Event
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This workshop has a small fee to cover expenses associated with a weekend offering. REGISTER HERE: accelpathsf2021reg.eventbrite.com Led by: Bruce Blumberg,...

12:45pm
Virtual Event
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This workshop has small fee to cover expenses associated with a weekend offering. REGISTER HERE: accelpathsf2021reg.eventbrite.com Zoom information will be...

12:45pm
Virtual Event
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This workshop has a small fee to cover expenses associated with a weekend offering. REGISTER HERE: accelpathsf2021reg.eventbrite.com Note: This workshop...

12:45pm
Virtual Event
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This workshop has a small fee to cover expenses associated with a weekend offering. REGISTER HERE: accelpathsf2021reg.eventbrite.com Zoom information will...

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This workshop has small fee to cover expenses associated with a weekend offering. REGISTER HERE: accelpathsf2021reg.eventbrite.com Zoom information will be...

Monday, May 24

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...

UCSF Education Showcase Plenary Session 1: Keynote Address by Stella Ng, Discussion "Tables," Peer-Reviewed Oral Presentations

12:30-2:00pm -- Keynote Address & Discussion by Stella Ng, PhD: Critically Reflective Practice for a Compassionate Healthcare System 2:00-2:15pm --...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
UCSF Education Showcase Week Overview (pm)

This year the UCSF Education Showcase features Dr. Stella Ng from the University of Toronto speaking about Critically Reflective Practice for a Compassionate...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Colorful abstract painting

Presentation: Introduction to Expressive Arts Therapy in Acute Psychiatry Speakers: Melissa Craven, MA, LMFT Primary Clinician Partial Hospitalization and...

Tuesday, May 25

Denise Wunderler, DO, FAOASM

Presented by: Denise Wunderler, DO, FAOASM - Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician - Central Jersey Spine and Wellness; Freehold, NJ Objectives: 1....

8am
Virtual Event
Steps to Effective Course and Curriculum Development

Zoom information will be sent to participants the week prior to the workshop. Led by: John A. Davis, PhD, MD and Madhavi Dandu, MD, MPH Do you need to...

UCSF Education Showcase Week Overview (am)

This year the UCSF Education Showcase features Dr. Stella Ng from the University of Toronto speaking about Critically Reflective Practice for a Compassionate...

8am
Virtual Event
Psychiatry Education Spotlight

Topic: Book Club: Remix by Lindsey Pollak ---------- About Education Spotlight: Education Spotlight is a faculty development series and monthly forum for...

8:30am
Virtual Event
(HAS PRE-REQ) Microaggressions: Examining the Teaching and Learning Environment

PRE-REQ: Previous completion of the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Champion Training is required before taking this workshop. Led by: Robin Goldman, MD,...

Sandler Neurosciences Center

The UCSF Academic Senate is happy to announce the faculty selected by peers as the Spring 2021 Distinction Teaching and Distinction in Mentoring Award...

10am
Virtual Event
Aligning Epistemologies in Education: Why This Matters and What Faculty Can Do

Led by: Stella Ng, PhD This workshop will involve a brief presentation of a study demonstrating the importance of epistemological alignment in education...

Authorship in Academia: Dealing with Ethical and Professional Challenges

Zoom information will be sent one week before the session. Led by: Patricia S. O'Sullivan, EdD Professor of Medicine and Surgery Director, Research and...

ESCape: Sex and Gender in the Patient One-liner: A Modified Delphi Study with Sam Brondfield, Jay Zussman and Jessica Ma

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

12pm
Virtual Event
Photo of Daniel Linnen, PhD ’18, MS ’13, RN

The UCSF Office of Alumni Relations welcomes Daniel Linnen, PhD ’18, MS ‘13, RN, an award-winning research scientist, regional program leader, and...

Page from a zine. Be Kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.

Join us for an informal follow-up to our Visual Journaling pop-up where we can share our journals, questions, and inspiration. Remember to bring your journal...

blood test

The summit will provide a platform to initiate collaboration among investigators interested in developing liquid-based biomarkers to better understand...

2pm
Virtual Event
What’s Next 2021: COVID-19, Science, and the Public Health

UCSF has a long history of pioneering biomedical research, outstanding clinical care, innovative programs in medical education, and a bold vision for...

Wednesday, May 26

Dr. Howard Steinbach Memorial Lecture: "Radiologist Burn Out"

Stacy E. Smith, MD Brigham and Women's Hospital

8am
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...

Richardson

Presentation: Screening and Collaborative Care Strategies for Teens With Depression in Primary Medical Settings Speaker: Laura P. Richardson, MD,...

Mini-Orals: Peer-Reviewed Presentations of Scholarly Work in Health Professions Education

Mini-orals are five-minute presentations of curriculum development and curriculum evaluation/educatio research projects. There is time for Q&A after each...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
UCSF Education Showcase Week Overview (pm)

This year the UCSF Education Showcase features Dr. Stella Ng from the University of Toronto speaking about Critically Reflective Practice for a Compassionate...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Game Show Mashup

Tired of Netflix and Zoom happy hours? Join Wellness and Community for a Virtual Game Show Mashup! Connect with co-workers and participate in an exciting,...

Sandler Neurosciences Center

3:30-4:30pm Dr. Nehali Mehta - Title TBD 4:30-5:30pm Dr. Elliott Sherr - Autism

3:30pm
Virtual Event
UCSF Education Showcase: Topic Table Discussions

Get involved! The goal of the Topic Tables is to provide opportunities for Education Showcase participants to talk with each other about meaningful topics in...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
Yoga and Self-Care for Patients Living with Cancer and Caregivers

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....

Global Online Entrepreneurship Course

"Entrepreneurship for Life Science/Healthcare Startups: Master Class Direct from Silicon Valley" , is launching its second cohort on March 31. Learn the...

Global online entrepreneurship course for life science/healthcare

We are repeating our successful global online course, Entrepreneurship for Life Science/Healthcare Startups: Master Class Direct from Silicon Valley,...

5pm
Virtual Event
mind full or mindfull?

If you have received a cancer diagnosis, you know the emotional toll it takes on you. Research shows that if you learn how to manage your stress and anxiety,...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Caregiver Webinar: Navigating Insurance & Disability

The diagnosis of a brain tumor can bring on a whirlwind of emotions for caregivers. On top of that, handling the practical aspects of insurance and...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
AAPI Voices- API Heritage Month 2021

The Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Planning Committee 2021 at UCSF invites all members of UCSF to join us for an evening to celebrate Asian and...

6pm
Virtual Event
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Orientation and Introduction to Mindfulness (Evening 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...

The Eyes Have It: Maintaining Vision in Health and Disease

Learn about the latest discoveries and practice implications for eye health and disease. Taught by visionary, nationally recognized faculty from UCSF’s...

Thursday, May 27

Assessment for Learning

Zoom information will be sent one week before the session. Led by: Christy Boscardin, PhD and Susannah Cornes, MD This workshop is for faculty who work...

Educational Strategies to Promote Clinical Reasoning

Zoom information will be sent to participants the week prior to the workshop. Led by: DorAnne Donesky, RN, PhD, NP Clinical reasoning is central to...

Neurological Surgery Grand Rounds

Speaker: Dr. David Okonkwo Professor of Neurological Surgery and Director of the Neurotrauma Clinical Trials Center at the University of Pittsburgh

8am
Virtual Event
UCSF Education Showcase Week Overview (am)

This year the UCSF Education Showcase features Dr. Stella Ng from the University of Toronto speaking about Critically Reflective Practice for a Compassionate...

8am
Virtual Event
Professionalism 2021: Empowering us to Intervene in the Learning Environment

Zoom information will be sent to participants the week prior to the workshop. Led by: Descartes Li, MD Ann Poncelet, MD Ezgi Tiryaki, MD Associate...

8:30am
Virtual Event
2021 Clinical Inquiry Conference

We want to formally invite you to the 8th Annual Clinical Inquiry conference on May 27, 2021 hosted by UCSF Health’s Institute for Nursing Excellence. ...