Join UNC Cancer Network online for this free webinar on May 23, focusing on how hairdressers and barbers can help catch cancer and save lives. The webinar will focus on skin cancer facts and prevention, and show hair care specialists how to examine the scalp to detect skin cancers. Registration is required.
An informative telehealth lecture for Melanoma Awareness Month! This lecture is only available online--please contact us for more information and viewing instructions.
Cancer Transitions is a free program that runs for 4-6 weeks, beginning May 3, 2016. Each weekly session lasts for 2 - 2 1/2 hours and includes information on nutrition, exercise, coping with stress, and medical care, plus delicious healthy snacks. This program is open to cancer patients who have completed treatment and their loved ones.
This month we will host a non-academic career panel featuring industry scientists.
Understanding the Late Effects of Cancer Treatment
Please join the North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute to welcome and learn more about research partner N.C. A&T. N.C. A&T, will share an overview of their research strengths for collaborative opportunities and a few of the current projects in the works. Refreshments will be served.
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Dominika L. James, MD. Participants will be able to discuss the epidemiology and pathophysiology of cancer pain, explain the principles of multimodal analgesia, and elucidate novel therapies in cancer pain management. Med/Surg lectures offer ANCC, ASRT, and CME 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 your site coordinator.
Jikui Song, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, University of California, Riverside
Cell fate control by integrated E2F, FOXO, and AKT signaling in retinal progenitor cells and retinoblastoma
Timothy Hallstrom, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota
Frances Balkwill, OBE, FMedSci, Professor of Cancer Biology, Barts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary, University of London, Centre Lead, Centre for Cancer and Information, Director, Centre of the Cell