4th Annual UCSF Precision Medicine Conference

Join us for a one-day conference, Precision and Personalized Medicine: Health Care Frontiers, on Saturday, 21 April 2018 from 8:30am to 5:30pm at UCSF Parnassus (@ Cole Hall) located at 513 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA 94143. Registration and breakfast begins at 8:00am!

We will bring together genomic health leaders from across the Bay Area. Hear researchers, genetic counselors, industry representatives, and regulatory agencies discuss their roles in the advancement of healthcare and, more importantly, the advancement of individualized care with more precise and efficacious outcomes. Come expand your understanding and learn about the impact of Precision Medicine on the future of healthcare, including its clinical potential, economic impact, ethical considerations, and technology.

List of speakers and sessions:

  • Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH, UCSF School of Pharmacy and Bioengineering and PMSA Faculty Advisor
  • Joshua Galanter, MD, Senior Safety Scientist, Genentech
  • Barbara Koenig, PhD, UCSF School of Nursing
  • Sam Oh, PhD, MPH, UCSF School of Pharmacy and Bioengineering
  • Akinyemi Oni-Orisan, PharmD, PhD, UCSF School of Pharmacy
  • Bani Tamraz, PharmD, PhD, UCSF School of Pharmacy
  • Donna Terry, RN, Patient Advocate

Please email PMSA Elective Coordinator, Mari Cayabyab (Mari.Cayabyab@ucsf.edu) and PMSA President, Amy Liu (Amy.Liu@ucsf.edu) if you have any dietary restrictions or questions.


For 1-unit elective credit, also sign up through Student Portal under BPS 171.
Note: This course canNOT be repeated for elective credit.
For UCSF SOP Co-Curricular Credit, attend 1+ sessions and submit the CoCurSOP Form.
Note: SOP students may attend this conference for elective or co-curricular credit, not both.

Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 8:00am to 5:30pm

Cole Hall Auditorium
513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California 94143

Event Type

Conference, Lecture/Seminar, Special Event, Panel Discussion


School of Pharmacy, Graduate Division


Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff, Alumni






Early Bird $10 (Deadline: 4/13/18); Regular $13 (Deadline: 4/18/18)



Contact Info

Amy.Liu@ucsf.edu; Mari.Cayabyab@ucsf.edu


Event Registration Required

This event requires registration.