Events

Below is a comprehensive list of events affiliated with UNC Lineberger - from seminars to patient support programs to fundraisers. We have a lot to offer! If you would like to view events by type, please use the links to the left.

New algorithms for understanding the complexity of cancer genomes Jul 08, 2015 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM 00-002 Lineberger Cancer Center,
Jian Ma, PhD, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Novel sulindac derivatives with potent and selective anticancer activity by targeting phospodiesterase 10A and Ras Jul 17, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Gary A. Piazza, PhD, Chief, Drug Discovery Research Center, Abraham A. Mitchell Distinguished Investigator, Professor of Oncologic Sciences and Pharmacology, University of South Alabama Mitchell Cancer Institute
Field of Hope with the Durham Bulls Aug 08, 2015 from 06:35 PM to 11:59 PM Durham Bulls Athletic Park <br> 409 Blackwell St, Durham, NC 27701,
Join UNC Health Care to support the fight against Women's Cancers as the Bulls take on the Louisville Bats.
2015 UNC Lineberger Annual Scientific Retreat Sep 01, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 06:00 PM The Carolina Club – Alumni Hall I, II, III,
Mark your calendars for the UNC Lineberger Annual Scientific Retreat, being held on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at Carolina Club on campus. This year’s program will feature an array of faculty presentations and a State of the Cancer Center talk by our Director, Dr. Sharpless.
Epigenetics in development, aging and disease Sep 14, 2015 from 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education<br>100 Friday Center Drive,
Chromatin and epigenetic regulation play crucial roles in gene expression, stem cell pluripotency and human disease. Eight known experts are invited and confirmed to attend this Abcam meeting, intended to promote current understanding and advancement in the broad and exiting field. It shall encourage scientific collaboration among the community, inspire new idea, and thus promote basic research in chromatin biology and epigenetics. Register by August 28 to save your seat!
UNC/Duke Developmental/Molecular Therapeutics Retreat Sep 25, 2015 from 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM Rizzo Conference Center<br>150 Dubose Home Ln, Chapel Hill, NC,
The purpose of the UNC/Duke Developmental/Molecular Therapeutics Retreat is to provide both institutes with an overview of the science generated out of the two programs and explore how collaborations could be established for future grant submissions or inter-institutional consortium projects.
2015 Pedal for Peds Sep 26, 2015 from 08:00 AM to 01:00 PM UNC Wellness Center<br> 350 Stonecroft Lane, Cary, NC 27519,
Support UNC Lineberger and the N.C. Children's Hospital by joining us at Pedal for Peds, a unique opportunity to put some time in on your bike while raising funds for pediatric hematology and oncology at UNC. This year's event will be held on Saturday, September 26 at the UNC Wellness Center in Cary. Join a team - or start your own - today!
Advanced Laboratory Testing Across Cancer Types: Everything You Need To Know Oct 03, 2015 from 08:45 AM to 03:45 PM Renaissance Asheville Hotel <br> 31 Woodfin St, Asheville, NC 28801,
In partnership with the Mountain Area Health Education Center, this all-day Continuing Medical Education Conference is provided through leadership of the course director Dr. Jared Weiss from the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. The event will focus on tissue acquisition, predictive markers and prognostic markers to improve cancer care for lung cancer, colon cancer, melanoma and leukemia/lymphoma. 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits are available for this educational activity.
Head For The Cure 5K Nov 07, 2015 from 08:00 AM to 11:59 PM Koka Booth Amphitheatre ,
Run to raise awareness and funding for brain cancer at the Head For The Cure Foundation's 5K on November 7, 2015 at Koka Booth Amphitheatre. Join a team or start your own to help reach the NC Triangle's goal of raising $35,000.
2015 Raleigh LUNGe Forward 5K Run, Walk & Rally Nov 07, 2015 from 08:30 AM to 11:00 AM MidTown Park Amphitheatre at North Hills, Raleigh NC,
Join the Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina on November 7 at Midtown Park for the 2015 Raleigh LUNGe Forward Run, Walk & Rally! Choose from a 5K or 1 mile for both aduls and children. Can't make the race? You can "Lounge for Lung Cancer" and support from your pajamas on Event Day! They will mail you your t-shirt within 2 weeks of the event. Lung cancer survivors run for free.