Future events

  • 2015-03-05T00:00:00-05:00
  • 2015-03-06T23:59:59-05:00
Th 5. Mar.

Mar 05, 2015 to Mar 06, 2015
NC Cancer Hospital, Main Lobby (near Starbucks)

The Strollin’ Colon is an incredible, inflatable walk-through exhibit displaying colon health and the risks, symptoms, prevention, and early detection for colorectal cancer. Join us to talk with healthcare professionals, pick up free prevention and screening materials, and get a close-up look at healthy and non-healthy colon tissue. Colorectal cancer is 90 percent preventable and treatable!

  • 2015-03-05T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2015-03-05T13:30:00-05:00
Th 5. Mar.

Mar 05, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM
G100, Bondurant Hall, UNC School of Medicine

Less Medicine, More Health? Seven Assumptions that Drive Too Much Health Care.

  • 2015-03-20T13:00:00-04:00
  • 2015-03-20T17:00:00-04:00
Fr 20. Mar.

Mar 20, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Koury Oral Health Sciences Building, UNC School of Dentistry

This special symposium will honor the scientific contributions of Dr. Robert Millikan to understanding the causes of breast cancer, especially among African-American women. The symposium will provide an overview of the Carolina Breast Cancer Study the landmark study that Dr. Millikan led as well as a current perspective on the epidemiology and biology of breast cancer. The role of science and breast cancer advocacy, an area of commitment to Dr. Millikan, will also be discussed. Presentations will be provided by Dr. Millikan’s UNC colleagues and other national leaders in breast cancer research.