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.

Breakfast Seminar: Jennifer Ligibel, Breast/Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Feb 03, 2015 from 07:45 AM to 09:00 AM Carolina Club - Dowd Harris Room,
PRO-Core office hours Feb 03, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM POB 3125,
Office hours for patient-reported outcomes (PRO) research Q&A and impromptu demonstrations of PRO-Core systems. No RSVP required!
Microbial Wikileaks: Deciphering Microbial Conversations with Intent to Disarm Feb 03, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Michael J. Federle, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Medicinal Chemistry, Center for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, University of Illinois at Chicago
Unraveling the Myteries of Complex and Persistant Pain Conditions Feb 03, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
William Maixner, DDS, PhD, Distinguished Professor, Director, Regional Center for Neurosensory Disorders, Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, UNC
Discovery of Inhibitors of PDE12 and Their Potential as Broad-Acting Antiviral Agents Feb 04, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 4004 Marsico Hall,
Edgar R. Wood, PhD, Head, Biological Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline
Leveraging chemistry for biology and therapy: new strategies to access biologically important nitrogen-containing molecules Feb 04, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:20 PM 125 Chapman Hall,
Qiu Wang, Duke University
Robust miRNA Expression Profiling from Fresh or Preserved Samples Using Extractio-Free Nuclease Protection Technology and Next Generation Sequencing Feb 04, 2015 from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM 5007 Genetic Medicine Building,
BJ Kerns, Senior VP of Business Development
Deciphering the regulatory mechanisms of the mTOR/Akt pathway in human cancer Feb 04, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Pengda Liu, PhD, Instructor, Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
The Pursuit of Prognostic Markers in Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Feb 05, 2015 from 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM G100 Bondurant Hall,
Yara A. Park, MD, Assistant Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Director of Transfusion Medicine Services & Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell Laboratory, UNC and Jay S. Raval, MD, Assistant Professor, Medical Director of Therapeutic Apheresis, Division of Transfusion Medicine, UNC
Targeting Proprotein Convertases for Drug Discovery Feb 05, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 3004 Marsico Hall,
Kenneth H. Pearce, Jr., Group Leader, Biological Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline
Fifth Annual Ebix Charity Challenge Hosted by John Isner Feb 07, 2015 from 11:45 AM to 05:30 PM 1400 Spring Garden St, Greensboro, NC 27410,
America’s No. 1 tennis player, John Isner, will hold his annual charity event, the Ebix Charity Challenge, in his hometown of Greensboro, North Carolina on February 7, 2015. This year, Olympic gold medalists Bob and Mike Bryan - better known as The Bryan Brothers - and Olympian James Blake will join Isner at this one-of-a-kind event.
Breakfast Seminar: Lynne Wagner, Center for Helathcare Studies, Northwestern Feb 10, 2015 from 07:45 AM to 09:00 AM Carolina Club - Dowd Harris Room,
Chikungunya Virus Cell Entry and Pathogenesis Feb 10, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Terence S. Dermody, M.D., Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Targeted Genome and Epigenome Editing Using CRISPR/Cas9 Techonologies Feb 10, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Charles A. Gersbach, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering. Duke University
Lost in Translation: Hematopoietic stem cells require a highly regulated rate of protein synthesis Feb 11, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Robert A.J. Signer, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Sean Morrison Laboratory, Children's Research Institute at UT Southwestern
Ninth Annual UNC Conference on Melanoma: A Multidisciplinary Perspective Feb 12, 2015 from 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education<br>100 Friday Center Drive Chapel Hill, NC,
On Thursday, February 12, 2015, UNC Lineberger and the Greensboro Area Health Education Center (AHEC) will be hosting a conference that examines many issues associated with melanoma treatment. The conference is designed to give attendees a multidisciplinary view of the melanoma patient and the care that should be provided to improve their overall health.
Helicobacter pylori hterogeneity and cancer risk Feb 13, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM 2101G McGavran-Greenberg Hall, School of Public Health,
Meria Epplein, PhD, MS, MA, Division of Epidemiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Breakfast Seminar: Ruth Petersen and Deborah Nelson, NC Department of Health and Human Services Feb 17, 2015 from 07:45 AM to 09:00 AM Carolina Club - Dowd Harris Room,
Interplay between Yersinia and innate immune system Feb 17, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Joan Mecsas, Ph.D., Tufts University
Insights into brain tumor metabolism from MR spectroscopy and 13C-NMR in patients. Feb 17, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Elizabeth Maher, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Neurology & Neurotherapeutics, Annette G. Strauss Center for Neuro-oncology, UT Southwestern Medical Center