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.

RN and Allied Health Lecture: Fluorouracil (5-FU) Toxicities and Strategies for Management Jan 10, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Aimee Faso, PharmD, BCOP, CPP. She will discuss Fluorouracil (5-FU) toxicities and strategies for management. RN and Allied Health lectures offer CNE and ASRT continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. We invite anyone interested to view our lectures. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about GoToWebinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.
Changing Perceptions of the Relative Harm of ENDS among US Adults Jan 17, 2018 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center,
Please join the Center for Regulatory Research on Tobacco Communication for this special seminar with Michael P. Eriksen, ScD, MSc, Dean, Regents’ Professor, Health Management & Policy, Georgia State University School of Public Health.
Medical and Surgical Oncology Lecture: Managing Lung Cancer Heterogeneity Jan 24, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Jason Akulian, MD, MPH. He will discuss management of lung cancer heterogeneity. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (pending approval) for eligible participants. We invite anyone interested to view our lectures. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about GoToWebinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.
Community Lunch and Learn: Lecture on Cancer - Supporting Adolescents and Young Adults Living with Cancer: Practical tips for Friends, Families, and Communities Jan 26, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
A cancer diagnosis can be devastating at any phase of life, and particularly difficult for adolescents and young adults. Lauren Lux, LCSW, is the Adolescent and Young Adult Program Director with the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. She will join us to discuss practical strategies that may be used by family members, friends, and the community at large to support the needs of adolescents and young adults with cancer.
Second Annual GMaP Region 1-South Cancer Health Disparities Symposium Mar 09, 2018 from 08:00 AM to 06:00 PM
The National Cancer Institute-funded Geographical Management of Cancer Health Disparities Program (GMaP) Region 1-South, including North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee, will host a free one-day symposium at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill on March 9, 2018, from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. ET. This symposium aims to allow researchers to exchange cancer health disparities research findings, network with other scholars, promote research collaborations and learn about NCI Continuing Umbrella of Research Experiences (CURE) Program Funding. Please register online in advance.
42nd Annual UNC Lineberger Scientific Symposium from Apr 02, 2018 12:00 AM to Apr 03, 2018 11:59 PM The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education, 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill,
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center will host its 42nd annual scientific symposium on April 2-3, 2018, at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill, NC. The meeting's theme will be "Genome Instability in Cancer: Mechanisms and Therapeutic Opportunities."
The Victory Ride to Cure Cancer May 19, 2018 from 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM NC State University's Centennial Campus,
Register now to join Team UNC Lineberger for the V Foundation's inaugural Victory Ride to Cure Cancer, benefiting UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duke Cancer Institute and the Comprehensive Cancer Center at Wake Forest Baptist Health. Save 55 percent on registration fees by signing up online by Dec. 15 to be a part of this special one-day charity cycling event. You don’t need to be an experienced cyclist to participate in the Victory Ride; you just need to have heart, determination and a commitment to declaring victory over cancer. The Ride will start and end on NC State University's Centennial Campus, near downtown Raleigh. There are opportunities to participate as a volunteer and virtual rider, too.