People Profiles

We're highlighting the faculty, staff and volunteers who help make a difference in the lives of our patients and further the mission of UNC Lineberger and the N.C. Cancer Hospital.

A few minutes with Regina Jones

A few minutes with Regina Jones

A desire to give back has led breast cancer survivor Regina Jones to volunteer at the N.C. Cancer Hospital, UNC Lineberger’s clinical home. Jones is a member of the Patient & Family Advisory Council, or PFAC, which is composed of patients, family members, survivors, caregivers and staff who work together to ensure that patients receive the highest level of care.

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A few minutes with Chad Pecot, MD

A few minutes with Chad Pecot, MD

Chad Pecot, MD, has a unique perspective on cancer. As a physician who specializes in treating lung cancer, he sees the impact cancer and its treatment can have on people and their loved ones. As a scientist, he understands cancer at its most basic level. As a cancer survivor, he knows the challenges of living with a serious health issue.

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A few minutes with Matthew Milowsky, MD

A few minutes with Matthew Milowsky, MD

Matthew Milowsky, MD, is a dedicated clinician who treats patients with cancer of the bladder, prostate, kidney, and testes.

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A few minutes with Hank Lewis

A few minutes with Hank Lewis

You've likely spotted volunteer Hank Lewis serving refreshments and sweet treats around the North Carolina Cancer Hospital -- but his true talent is helping patients feel more at ease.

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A few minutes with Vickie Bae-Jump, MD, PhD

A few minutes with Vickie Bae-Jump, MD, PhD

In time for Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month, we sat down with UNC Lineberger’s Vickie Bae-Jump, MD, PhD, a researcher and physician in the UNC School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Bae-Jump will be speaking Oct. 11 at the She ROCKS luncheon in Wilmington that raises money for ovarian cancer research.

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A few minutes with Kelly Kivette, LRT/CTRS

A few minutes with Kelly Kivette, LRT/CTRS

Kelly Kivette, LRT/CTRS, is a senior recreational therapist at the N.C. Cancer Hospital and she's on a mission to help people stay active while undergoing cancer treatment.

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