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CCMBM Events

CCMBM Grants Review

*If you are not a member, you may concurrently join during your grants review period.

CCMBM would like to help investigators strengthen their grant proposals for the next RAP cycle deadline for Pilot/Feasibility grant applications and/or NIH Cycle I deadlines. We invite CCMBM members* to participate in the Grants Review program to receive feedback from experienced investigators.

February 2 - Next Grant Review Session
February 8 - Deadline to submit specific aims and/or other grant materials for 1:1 review



CCMBM Seminar Series
February 10, 9:00-10:00am PT/12:00-1:00pm ET

Mishaela Rubin Seminar - 02-10-2022

Join us for the next CCMBM Seminar Series featuring Mishaela Rubin, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine at Columbia University.

Dr. Rubin will speak on "Hypoparathyroidism in 2022."


CCMBM Bone Investigator Group
February 11, 10:00-11:00am PT

Investigators can present their clinical research grants or data and receive feedback and informal consultation from peers and senior investigators. Please contact Lucy Wu for more details.

CCMBM/Orthopaedic Surgery Scientific Retreat

March 15-16; Mission Bay Campus, Gen-Hall/Zoom

Join us for this special two-day retreat entitled, "The Past, Present, and Future of Aging: Perspectives on Building Longer Healthier Lives," sponsored by the NIH P30 Core Center for Musculoskeletal Biology and Medicine (CCMBM) and the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery for all musculoskeletal researchers. We will convene in-person for this year's event at UCSF's Mission Bay Campus, Genentech Hall, 600 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94158. Remote participation is available. Registration is required to attend.


Partner Events                                    

​​​​​​January 19, 7:30am; Zoom
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds
Andrew D. Leavitt, MD, Professor, Medical Director, UCSF Blood and Marrow Transplant Laboratory, UCSF
Venous Thromboembolism in Orthopedics: What Are We Doing...How Are We Doing?
Join via Zoom
Hosted by the UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

January 19, 4:00pm; Zoom
BMS Seminar Series
Stephen Liberles, PhD, Professor of Cell Biology Harvard Medical School, HHMI Investigator, HMS
Sensations from Within: Neuronal Mechanisms of Body-brain Communication
Hosted by the UCSF Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program

January 21, 1:00pm PT/4:00pm ET; Zoom
CSR Visiting Speaker Series
Joy Wu, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Stanford University
Vesicle Trafficking in Osteoblasts
Join via Zoom
Hosted by CSR

January 21, 5:00pm PT; Parnassus, N-217/Zoom
The UC Berkeley-UCSF Graduate Program in Bioengineering Dissertation Defense
Charles Schurman, PhD Candidate, Alliston Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UCSF
The Role of TGFβ-regulated Osteocytic Perilacunar/Canalicular Remodeling in Age-Related Bone Fragility 
Join in-person or via Zoom. If you are coming to campus, please make sure to bring UCSF ID and complete the daily health screener.
Hosted by Dr. Tamara Alliston, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UCSF

University of California 2022 Grad Slam Competition
January 25 - Deadline to Enter Competition
The contest is open to current UCSF PhD students who will have advanced to candidacy by February 10. ​First prize: $4,000 cash award - Second prize: $2,000 cash award and more! Find more info on the Graduate Division website.