News & Events

Upcoming CCMBM Events & Opportunities

September 23 - RAP application deadline for the fall cycle of the CCMBM Pilot/Feasibility Grant - Awards are up to $50,000 for established investigators; and up to $40,000 for junior investigators to encourage new project ideas in musculoskeletal research, especially those that are translational in nature. Plan ahead with your application or resubmission by making an appointment for a CCMBM Specific Aims Review.
October 1, 12:00-2:00pm; Mission Bay, MH-1407
Machine Learning Workshop - "Deep Learning for Automatic MSK Tissue Segmentation from MRI" This workshop is an introduction to machine learning-based image segmentation. Attendees will learn basic concepts and work with tools available to the CCMBM community to improve image segmentation workflow. Bring your laptop for a hands-on dataset demo.

Presented by: Valentina Pedoia, PhD, Assistant Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging and Francesco Caliva, PhD, Postdoctoral Scholar

Lunch provided with RSVP:
Specific Aims Review - Increase your chances of getting funded for NIH, NSF, UCSF RAP, and other funding submissions! Have CCMBM established investigators give you personalized feedback on your specific aims page that can help focus your aims and improve your overall application for funding opportunities. 

Reviews are only available for CCMBM members (check if you are a member) at the following locations:
1. General sign up (Mission Bay, 1700 Owens)
2. Ortho-related sign up (Parnassus, Medical Sciences)
3. Radiology-related sign up (Mission Bay, Mission Hall)

Upcoming Partner Events 

September 16, 5:30-6:30pm; Parnassus
10th annual William L. Young/Allison Raaen Lectureship - "Exploring AVM Morphology and Hemodynamics using 4D Flow MRI"
Patrick Turski, MD, FACR, Professor of Neuroradiology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Hosted by Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging and the UCSF Center of for Cerebrovascular Research
September 18, 7:30-8:30am; Parnassus, N-225
Top 10 Key Elements to Success with Outpatient Knee Arthoplasty Program Development
Michael E. Berend, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Midwest Center for Joint Replacement. 
Hosted by Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
September 19, 8:00am-5:00pm; Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn and Spa, Pavillion 100 Boyes Blvd., Sonoma, CA
UCSF Arthroplasty for the Modern Surgeon: Hip, Knee and Health Innovation Technology in Sonoma 
Our nationally and internationally known faculty have created a dynamic program focused on the latest advances in digital health, and innovative technologies in hip and knee surgery. 
Hosted by Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
September 25, 7:30-8:30am; Parnassus, N-225
Schwartz Rounds: The SOS Society Presents Physician Evaluation: Data versus Judgement
Rosanna Wustrack, MD, Assistant Professor, UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Oncology Service; Mohammad Diab, MD, Professor, UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Pediatrics. 
Hosted by Department of Orthopaedic Surgery