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.

Melanoma Patient Day May 11, 2015 from 12:30 PM to 04:30 PM William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education<br>100 Friday Center Dr.<br>Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
The Melanoma Research Foundation, the UNC Division of Surgical Oncology and the UNC Department of Dermatology present a half day of melanoma education dedicated to melanoma patients and the people who support them. The event is open to the public and pre-registration is required by May 4.
Breakfast Seminar: Ruth Petersen and Deborah Nelson, NC Department of Health and Human Services May 12, 2015 from 07:45 AM to 09:00 AM Carolina Club - Dowd Harris Room,
A Call to Action: North Carolina Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan 2014-2020
Interplay Between Yersinia and Innate Immune System May 12, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Joan Mecsas, Ph.D., Tufts University
Therapeutic Misadventures in Pharmacopalliation May 13, 2015 from 08:00 AM to 09:00 AM Patient & Family Resource Center Conference Room, NC Cancer Hospital Ground Floor<br>101 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill NC,
Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, BCPS. CPE Professor and Vice Chair Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. Presentation sponsored by the UNC Palliative Care Program and the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Support Program
Purple Stride Raleigh-Durham 2015 May 16, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 12:30 PM North Carolina State University Centennial Campus<br>851 Partners Way Raleigh, NC 27606,
PurpleStride is the signature event of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. Each year, in communities across the country, tens of thousands of people participate in more than 56 PurpleStride events, including PurpleStride Raleigh-Durham. These events are critical in raising awareness and funds that advance research and support patients and loved ones with a promise of a better tomorrow.
Breakfast Seminar: David Carroll, NC TraCS May 19, 2015 from 07:45 AM to 09:00 AM Carolina Club - Dowd Harris Room,
Navigating the New NIH Biosketch Workshop
Microbial Wikileaks: Deciphering Microbial Conversations With Intent to Disarm May 19, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Mike Federle, Ph.D., University of Illinois
Regulation of epithelial Na+ channels by external cues May 19, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Thomas Kleyman, MD, Chief, Renal-Electrolyte Division, Sheldon Adler Professor of Medicine, Professor of Cell Biology; Pharmacology; Chemical Biology, University of Pittsburgh
Disruption of Super Enhancers May 19, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
James E. Bradner, M.D., Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Institute
Refining Systemic Therapy for Bladder Cancer: New Approaches and Emerging Biomarkers May 19, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Elizabeth R. Plimack, MD, MS, Director, Genitourinary Clinical Research, Associate Professor, Department of Hematology/Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Temple Health
Cancer Outcomes Seminar Series: Diana Buist, Group Health Research Institute May 21, 2015 from 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM 0001 MHRC, BCBS Auditorium,
Breakfast Seminar: Chanita Hughes-Halbert, Hollings Cancer Center, Medical University of South Carolina May 26, 2015 from 07:45 AM to 09:00 AM Carolina Club - Dowd Harris Room,
Community and Clinic Based Strategies for Cancer Control from a Participatory Framework
Ramblers Be Loud Jun 04, 2015 from 05:00 PM to 10:00 PM The Barn at Fearrington Village,
Join the Be Loud Sophie Foundation on Thursday, June 4th at The Barn at Fearrington Village for an incredible evening of food and music to benefit adolescent and young adult cancer patients and their families at UNC Hospitals! Entertainment will be provided by the one and only Red Clay Ramblers! Doors open at 5, dinner is served at 6, and the Ramblers will take the stage at 7:30! Our MC’s Eric Montross and Freddy Jenkins will keep festivities lively and there will be a live auction for some incredible experiences and prizes graciously donated by folks in our community.
Ask the Doctor About Lymphoma: Updates on Lymphoma and Treatment Options Jun 04, 2015 from 06:00 PM to 08:30 PM Courtyard Marriott Chapel Hill<br>100 Marriott Way Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
Ask the Doctor is a national series of two-hour, topic-specific community based-programs that provide an update on lymphoma treatment by a medical doctor with an extensive question-and-answer session. The meeting will take place on Thursday, June 4 at the Courtyard Marriott in Chapel Hill. The program is offered free-of-charge to lymphoma patients and caregivers, however, pre-registration is required.
2015 UNC Cancer Survivor's Day Jun 06, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PM William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education<br>100 Friday Center Dr.<br>Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
Join us on Saturday, June 6 at the William and Ida Friday Center in Chapel Hill, N.C. for a very special celebration of life. Highlights include a keynote address from UNC Women's Basketball Coach and cancer survivor Sylvia Hatchell, interactive workshops and activities throughout the afternoon. Lunch and snacks will be provided. This event is free and open to cancer survivors and their caregivers. Register today!
2015 UNC Cancer Survivor's Day Jun 06, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PM William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education<br>100 Friday Center Dr.<br>Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
Join us on Saturday, June 6 at the William and Ida Friday Center in Chapel Hill, NC for a very special celebration of life. The event is free and open to cancer survivors and their caregivers.
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,
Join us on Saturday, September 26 at the UNC Wellness Center in Cary for this unique opportunity to put some time in on your bike while raising funds for pediatric hematology and oncology at UNC!