Joan Mecsas, Ph.D., Tufts University
A Call to Action: North Carolina Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan 2014-2020
The Melanoma Research Foundation, the UNC Division of Surgical Oncology and the UNC Department of Dermatology present a full day of melanoma education dedicated to melanoma patients and the people who support them. This half-day educational symposium will take place on Monday, May 11, 2015 from 12:30-4:30pm ET. Melanoma experts in treatment, prevention and diagnosis will be on hand for the event for lectures and Q&A. Refreshements will be provided and the event is free of charge!
Ned Sharpless, MD, Director, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Department of Cell Biology and Physiology.
Timothy Humphrey, PhD, Senior Group Leader, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford
Office hours for patient-reported outcomes (PRO) research Q&A and impromptu demonstrations of PRO-Core systems. No RSVP required!
Avoidance versus Antagonism: Surprisingly Diverse Immune Avoidance Strategies of Encephalitic Alphaviruses
William Klimstra, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
Breakfast Seminar: Lynne Penberthy , Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute
SEER Registries: Enhancing the Mission to Support Cancer Research
415 Dimmocks Mill Road, Hillsborough, NC
May is Bladder Cancer Awareness Month, and the bladder cancer community will be joining together for the 2015 Walk for Bladder Cancer in Hillsborough on May 2! Hosted by the Triangle Chapter of the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network, the annual walk welcomes supporters, survivors, family, friends and the medical community to participate in a one-mile walk through historic downtown Hillsborough.
Jeffrey A. Hubbell, PhD. Professor, Institute for Molecular Engineering, University of Chicago Institute of Bioengineering, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. Distinguished Speaker Seminar series presented by UNC Center for Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery, Carolina Institute for Nanomedicinea nd the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy.