Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Brian Jensen, MD. Certain chemotherapy drugs used in standard treatment carry a risk of causing damage to the heart muscle, often referred to as cardiac toxicity. This lecture will CNE and ASRT continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. While we invite anyone interested to view our lectures, participants wishing to obtain credit should be connected to a physical site with a coordinator. Please contact us for more information and to be connected with a site coordinator.
Rachel Klevit, PhD, University of Washington
Office hours for patient-reported outcomes (PRO) research Q&A and impromptu demonstrations of PRO-Core systems. No RSVP required!
Breast Cancer in Young Women: Understanding and Reducing Disparities in Outcomes
Jeffrey Rathmell, PhD, Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor of Immunobiology in Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology, Cancer Biology, Director - Vanderbilt Center for Immunology, Co-Leader, Host Tumor Interactions, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Is the future here yet? Data and data federation in the latter half of the decade
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with Kim Keller, RN, MSN, OCN. Clinical trials are research studies that involve patients seeking an alternate form of treatment. Often times, they offer hope for many people. Learn more about medical research and gain an understanding of what clinical trials are and how they work. Community Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, family, friends, and care givers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us. Every lecture has a question and answer section at the end so feel free to ask the presenter for clarification or more information. While these lectures are viewable online, we recommend watching them at one of our Community Lunch and Learn sites. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with Kim Keller, RN, MSN, OCN. Clinical trials are research studies that involve patients seeking an alternate form of treatment. Often times, they offer hope for many people. Learn more about medical research and gain an understanding of what clinical trials are and how they work.
Kelvin Choi, PhD, Investigator and Acting Head of Social and Behavioral Group at the National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities, will speak about research aimed at reducing tobacco use disparities, with an emphasis on the marketing of health risk and health promoting behaviors.
Evolving concepts of normal breast heterogeneity and its impact on molcular characterization of tumors
Harikrishna Nakshatri, BVSc., PhD, Marian J. Morrison Chair of Breast Cancer Research, Professor of Surgery, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Co-Leader Breast Program, Associate Director of Education, IU Simon Cancer Center, Indiana University of Medicine