UC Pancreatic Cancer Consortium

clinical trials

Pancreas Cancer Clinical Trials across the UC System

upcoming events

UCPCC Seminar Series

and upcoming Symposia

funding opportunities

Open opportunities are listed below



UC Pancreatic Cancer Consortium Focus on Therapeutics

FRIDAY, APRIL 16, 2021

8:30 AM – 12:30 PM


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UCPCC Seminar Series

March 18th, 8.00-9.00am

Speaker: Dannielle Engle (Salk Institute)

Interception of the aberrant glycan CA19-9 in pancreatic disease

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April 6th, 8.00-9.00am

Speaker: Ingunn Stromnes (University of Minnesota)

Overcoming T cell exhaustion in pancreatic cancer

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April 22nd, 8.00-9.00am

Speaker: Tannishtha Reya (UC San Diego)

Tracing tumor evolution and subtype specification in a new model of pancreatic cancer

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May 4th, 8.00-9.00am

Speaker: Caius Radu (UCLA)

Systemic STING agonist-based immunotherapy for pancreatic cancer

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Who We Are

UC Cancer Consortium


Chair: Scott Lippman
UC Pancreatic Cancer Consortium – UC Leaders: 
UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center – Richard Bold
UCI Health Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center – Murray Korc
UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center – Timothy Donahue
UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center – Andrew Lowy
UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center – Margaret Tempero





Left to right; Dr’s Richard Bold, Andrew Lowy, Margaret Tempero, Tannishtha Reya, Julie Sutcliffe and Katie Couric at the Stand Up To Cancer 2019 Scientific Summit in Santa Monica, CA.

David Dawson (UCLA)
Chang-il Hwang (UC Davis)
Alfredo Molinolo (UCSD)
Scott VandenBerg (UCSF)  

Early Biology:                                         

Guido Eibl (UCLA)
Michael Karin (UCSD)
Rushika Perera (UCSF)


Early Detection:
Gobind Anand (UCSD)
Mustafa Arain (UCSF)

Amie Blanco (UCSF)
Richard Bold (UC Davis)
Paige Bracci (UCSF)
Kenneth Chang (UCI)

Sun-Chuan Dai (UCSF)

Dena Goldberg (UCSF)
Stephen Kim (UCLA)
Kimberly Kirkwood (UCSF)
Venkataraman (Raman) Muthusamy (UCLA)
Jason Samarasena (UCI)



Johannes Czernin (UCLA)
Michael Hahn (UCSD)
Julie Sutcliffe (UC Davis)
Zhen (Jane) Wang (UCSF)



Inherited Susceptibility:     

Amie Blanco (UCSF)                          

Julia Carnevale (UCSF)
Luis Carvajal-Carmona (UC Davis)
Wendy Conlon (UCLA)

Dena Goldberg (UCSF)
Lisa Madlensky (UCSD)


PDAC Clinical Trials:
Sepideh Gholami (UC Davis)
Edward Kim (UC Davis)
Andrew Ko (UCSF)
Aaron M. Miller (UCSD)
Hitendra (Hiten) Patel (UCSD)
Caius Radu (UCLA)
Zev Wainberg (UCLA)
Martin Allen-Auerbach (UCLA)
Emily Bergsland (UCSF)
Johannes Czernin (UCLA) 
Paul Fanta (UCSD)
Cameron Foster (UC Davis)
Randy (Joel) Hecht (UCLA)
Thomas Hope (UCSF)
Nancy Joseph (UCSF)
Edward Kim (UC Davis)

Karen E. Matsukuma (UC Davis)

Eric Nakakura (UCSF)

Julie Sutcliffe (UC Davis)

Robert Warren (UCSF)

Ronald Wolf (UCI)
Technology Assessment:
Eric Collisson (UCSF)
John McPherson (UC Davis)

UC Pancreatic Cancer Consortium Working Groups:

Funding Opportunities


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