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.

Med/Surg Oncology Lecture: Thoracic Oncology ASCO Update Aug 24, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.,
UNC Cancer Network presents an online telehealth lecture with UNC Lineberger member Jared Weiss, MD. Online telehealth lecture presented by the UNC Cancer Network. 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.
Lunch and Learn: Providing Hope & Health through Exercise Aug 26, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Live at a Lunch and Learn site location near you!,
Online, interactive telehealth presented by the UNC Cancer Network featuring Brett Phillips, Clinical Research Coordinator and UNC Lineberger member Claudio Battaglini, PhD, FACSM. Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, family, friends, and caregivers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us. Every lecture has a question and answer (Q & A) section at the end so feel free to ask the presenters for clarification or more information. While these lectures are viewable online, we recommend watching them at one of our Lunch and Learn sites.
SWI/SNF (BAF) Complex Mutations in Cancer Sep 07, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Charles W.M. Roberts, MD, PhD, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
UNC Lineberger Scientific Retreat Sep 09, 2016 from 11:45 AM to 05:00 PM Carolina Club Alumni Center,
Mark your calendars for the UNC Lineberger Annual Scientific Retreat on Friday, Sept. 9, 2016 from 11:45 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the Carolina Club. This year’s program will feature an array of faculty presentations, three presentations by current trainees, and a State of the Cancer Center talk by our Director, Dr. Sharpless. The event is free but please register online if you are planning to attend.
RN/AH Lecture: Personalized Medicine in the Clinic Sep 14, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.,
Online telehealth lecture presented by the UNC Cancer Network featuring UNC Lineberger member Juneko Grilley-Olson, MD. RN/Allied Health lectures offer ANCC and ASRT 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.
Targeting Tregs in Tumors Sep 21, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Dario Vignali, PhD, Vice Chair and Professor of Immunology, Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Co-Leader of Cancer Immunology Program, Co-Director of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI)
LUNGe Forward 5K Run, Walk & Rally Sep 25, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PM Midtown Park Amphitheater in North Hills<br>4208 Six Forks Rd # 1700, NC 27609 ,
Take the Initiative! By joining and fundraising for the Lung Cancer Initiative's Raleigh LUNGe Forward, you create hope for all those affected by lung cancer in North Carolina. This year's event will take place on Sunday, Sept. 25 at North Hills in Raleigh. The top ten fundraising teams will be acknowledged on event day. Fundraising will remain open through the end of the year.
Med/Surg Oncology Lecture: Health Disparities & Cancer Outcomes Sep 28, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.,
UNC Cancer Network presents an online telehealth lecture with UNC Lineberger member Stephanie Wheeler, PhD. Med/Surg lectures offer ANCC, ASRT, & 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.
Lunch & Learn Lecture: Colorectal Cancer: The Role of Vitamin D, Calcium, and Low Dose Aspirin Sep 30, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Live at a Lunch and Learn site location near you!,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive telehealth lecture with UNC Lineberger member John Baron, MD. Participants can expect to learn how every day common drugs may have unexpected health benefits. Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, family, friends, and care givers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us. Every lecture has a question and answer (Q & A) section at the end so feel free to ask the presenter for clarification or more information! While these lectures are viewable online, we recommend watching them at one of our Lunch and Learn sites. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.
Lunch & Learn Lecture: Colorectal Cancer: The Role of Vitamin D, Calcium, and Low Dose Aspirin Sep 30, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Live at a Lunch and Learn site location near you!,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive telehealth lecture with UNC Lineberger member John Baron, MD. Participants can expect to learn how every day common drugs may have unexpected health benefits. Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, family, friends, and care givers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us. Every lecture has a question and answer (Q & A) section at the end so feel free to ask the presenter for clarification or more information! While these lectures are viewable online, we recommend watching them at one of our Lunch and Learn sites. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.
12th Annual Roy Williams Fast Break Against Cancer Oct 03, 2016 from 07:30 AM to 10:00 AM Dean E. Smith Center, 300 Skipper Bowles Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514,
Join Coach Williams and members of the Carolina men’s basketball family on Monday, Oct. 3, as they kick off opening day of the 2016-17 men’s basketball season at Roy Williams’ Fast Break Against Cancer, presented by Atlantic Packaging. Tickets go on sale Friday, Aug. 26.
Of cabbages and kings (and cohorts) Oct 05, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Minouk Schoemaker, PhD, The Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK and Professor Anthony Swerdlow, The Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK
UNC Oncology Excellence Award Ceremony Oct 06, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM N.C. Cancer Hospital<br>Tony Williams Lobby (Main Lobby),
Join UNC Lineberger at the N.C. Cancer Hospital on Thursday, Oct. 6 at the Tony Williams Lobby in the N.C. Cancer Hospital for the 2016 UNC Oncology Excellence Award Ceremony. The Oncology Excellence Awards are given in memory of Charmayne Gray, an oncology nurse practitioner at the N.C. Cancer Hospital who passed away in 2002. Awards will be given for oncology nursing as well as oncology service. Nominations are now open.
7th Annual Pedal for Peds Oct 08, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM UNC Wellness Center-Cary, 350 Stonecraft Lane, Cary, NC 27519,
The UNC Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology is proud to present the 7th Annual Pedal for Peds Bike Ride. The event will be held Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 at UNC's Cary Wellness Center. Ride 7, 10 or up to 50 miles on the beautiful American Tobacco Trail. Participants are welcome to ride all or part of the route. 100 percent of all proceeds raised by this event will be used to support our mission to care for and cure all children with cancer and blood disorders in the state of North Carolina.
2016 UNC-DUKE Viral Oncology & AIDS Malignancy Symposium Dec 14, 2016 from 08:45 AM to 04:00 PM The Carolina Club, UNC Chapel Hill,
SAVE THE DATE! Presentations and Poster Session. More details and online registration to follow soon.