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.

Glasshalfull Fundraiser Jun 19, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 09:30 PM Glasshalfull, 106 South Greensboro Street, Carrboro, NC,
Every Tuesday, Glasshalfull in Carrboro donates 10 percent of their sales to UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Drop in for a glass of wine or dinner for a great cause!
New Therapeutic Strategies for EGFR Mutant Lung Cancer Jun 19, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM Sanofi Conference Room #1,
Pasi Janne, MD, PhD, Director, Lowe Center for Thoracic Oncology, Director, Belfer Center for Applied Cancer Science, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
UNC Lineberger-Sylvia Lauterborn Oncology Nursing Fellowship Celebration Jun 20, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM N.C. Cancer Hospital - Sanofi-Aventis Conference Room,
Please join faculty and colleagues from UNC School of Nursing, The North Carolina Cancer Hospital, and Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center to celebrate the oncology nursing fellows completion of their summer program. Elizabeth Baldwin, Michael Lowry, and Morgan Van Den Eynde UNC School of Nursing rising seniors, were competitively selected for this fellowship.
Medical and Surgical Oncology Lecture: Using Biomarkers to Plan Adjuvant Therapy in Breast Cancer Jun 27, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Lisa Carey, MD. It is difficult to determine whether a primary therapy has suppressed or killed a cancer. Adjuvant therapy can further improve the chances that the cancer will not return. In this presentation Dr. Carey will discuss which adjuvant therapy options are available for breast cancer patients as well as some of the recent developments in adjuvant therapy. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. We invite anyone interested to view our lectures. Lectures are viewable online via Zoom Webinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about Zoom Webinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.
Cancer Conversations Webinar: Cancer Myths and Facts Jun 29, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online webinar with Trudi Tatton-Howard, RN, BSN. There is a lot of information about cancer available, but not all of it is true. This talk will help you learn the truth behind some of the most common cancer myths.
RN and Allied Health Lecture: Palliative Care Opportunities Jul 11, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Nicole Sartor, RN, MSN, C-PNP-PC. This talk will address common myths of palliative and hospice care and explore multiple points along the health trajectory of a patient when a team might consider a palliative care consult. We will consider possible sources of suffering and interventions. 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 Zoom Webinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about Zoom Webinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.
CarrieOn Golf Tournament Jul 21, 2018 from 01:30 PM to 05:00 PM River Ridge Golf Club, 3224 Auburn Knightdale Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610,
The second annual CarrieOn Golf Tournament at the River Ridge Golf Club in Raleigh benefits the UNC Lineberger pediatric oncology program.
Medical and Surgical Oncology Lecture: Novel Molecularly Targeted Therapies and Biomarkers in Advanced Colorectal Cancer Jul 25, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Michael Lee, MD. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. We invite anyone interested to view our lectures. Lectures are viewable online via Zoom Webinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about Zoom Webinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.
RN and Allied Health Lecture: Survivorship Care Planning at the End of Adjuvant Treatment Aug 08, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Deborah K. Mayer, PhD, RN, AOCN, FAAN. 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 Zoom Webinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about Zoom Webinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.
Head for the Cure 5K Run/Walk Sep 08, 2018 from 08:00 AM to 10:30 AM Southern Village Green, 400 Market Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516,
Mark your calendars! The 4th annual Head for the Cure NC Triangle 5K Walk/Run will be held on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Southern Village Green in Chapel Hill. Registration is now open. Please join us!
Cure-Rated for Ovarian Cancer Sep 23, 2018 from 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM Shady Wagon Farm, 259 Shady Wagon Farm Lane, New Hill, NC,
Come enjoy a five-course dinner with wine pairings, a silent auction and entertainment. Proceeds from the event benefit ovarian cancer research at UNC Lineberger.
Targeting macrophage and MDSC pathways for cancer immunotherapy Oct 17, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Judith A. Varner, PhD, Professor of Pathology and Medicine, Moores Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego