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.

2015 UNC Lineberger Annual Scientific Retreat Sep 01, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 06:00 PM The Carolina Club – Alumni Hall I, II, III,
Mark your calendars for the UNC Lineberger Annual Scientific Retreat, being held on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 from 1:00 until 6:00 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. Registration will close on Tuesday, August 25.
Building a Successful Drug Discovery Program in Academia Sep 02, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:30 PM 125 Chapman,
Shaomeng Wang, University of Michigan
Synthetic Lethal Approaches to ARID1A Mutation in Cancer Sep 02, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Rugang Zhang, PhD, Associate Professor, Gene Expression and Regulation Program, The Wistar Institute
Dozen Doughnut Dash Sep 05, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 12:00 PM Old Well<br>McCorkle Place, UNC-Chapel Hill,
The Dozen Doughnut Dash is a 4-mile race starting where participants are challenged to 2.5 miles, eat a dozen doughnuts, and then complete another 1.5 miles! The race will take place on Saturday, September 5 beginning at the Old Well on the campus of UNC-Chapel Hill. Proceeds from the event benefit UNC Lineberger.s
Manipulation of Metabolism by Human Cytomegalovirus Sep 08, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
James C. Alwine, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Systematic Analysis of Phosphatidylinositides Sep 09, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:30 PM 116 Beard,
Jarod Waybright, CBMC
A role of extracellular miRNAs in cancer-host crosstalk Sep 09, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Shizhen (Emily) Wang, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Cancer Biology, City of Hope Beckman Research Institute and Cancer Center
Community Navigator training in Spanish Sep 12, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 02:00 PM N.C. Cancer Hospital, Conference Room 1,
NC Health promoters are welcome to participate in this educational training in Spanish, "Community Navigation Training Program: A National Framework to Achieve Health Equity."
The Inaugural Golfing "Fore" a Cause Sep 14, 2015 from 09:00 AM to 11:59 PM Hillandale Golf Course- 1600 Hillandale Rd, Durham, NC 27705,
The Inaugural Golfing "Fore" a Cause is benefiting the NC Triangle Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network. This event will be held Monday September 14, 2015 at 9 a.m. at the Hillandale Golf Course.
Epigenetics in development, aging and disease Sep 14, 2015 from 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education<br>100 Friday Center Drive,
Chromatin and epigenetic regulation play crucial roles in gene expression, stem cell pluripotency and human disease. Eight known experts are invited and confirmed to attend this Abcam meeting, intended to promote current understanding and advancement in the broad and exiting field. It shall encourage scientific collaboration among the community, inspire new idea, and thus promote basic research in chromatin biology and epigenetics. Register by August 28 to save your seat!
Innate Immune Sensing of Bacterial Cell Walls Sep 15, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
David M. Underhill, Ph.D., Cedars-Sinai
Probing the Biosynthesis of Thiomarinol and Other Antimetabolites Sep 16, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:30 PM 116 Beard,
Zach Dunn, Chemistry
Targeted Immunotherapy for Relapsed/Refractory Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Sep 16, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Shannon L. Maude, MD, PhD, St. Baldrick's Foundation Scholar, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Oncology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Intracellular membrane signaling platforms regulate innate immunity to hepatitis C virus Sep 22, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Stacy M. Horner, Ph.D., Duke University Medical Center
Sactipeptides: A Ribosomal Route to a-Helix Mimetics for Targeted Disruption of Protein- Protein Interactions Sep 23, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:30 PM 116 Beard,
Paul Himes, CBMC
2015 UNC-Duke Developmental/Molecular Therapeutics Retreat Sep 25, 2015 from 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM Rizzo Conference Center<br>150 Dubose Home Ln, Chapel Hill, NC,
The purpose of the 2015 UNC-Duke Developmental/Molecular Therapeutics Retreat, being held September 25 at the Rizzo Center in Chapel Hill - is to provide both institutes with an overview of the science generated out of the two programs and explore how collaborations could be established for future grant submissions or inter-institutional consortium projects. Registration is now open.
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,
Support UNC Lineberger and the N.C. Children's Hospital by joining us at Pedal for Peds, a unique opportunity to put some time in on your bike while raising funds for pediatric hematology and oncology at UNC. This year's event will be held on Saturday, September 26 at the UNC Wellness Center in Cary. Join a team - or start your own - today!
Tee It Up For A Cure Sep 28, 2015 from 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM Croasdaile Country Club, Durham NC,
The 12th annual Tee It Up for a Cure will be held on Monday, Sept. 28, at Croasdaile Country Club in Durham. The event, which benefits early-phase breast cancer research at UNC, Duke and Wake Forest Universities, raised a record $38,000 in 2014. To register or for more information on sponsorship, participation, dedication or donation, visit www.chbcf.com.
The role of monocytes and macrophages in HIV and SIV associated CNS and cardiac pathology Sep 29, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Kenneth C. Williams, Ph.D., Boston College
UNC Lineberger Postdoc-Faculty Research Day Sep 30, 2015 from 08:30 AM to 06:00 PM William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education<br>100 Friday Center Dr.<br>Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
UNC Lineberger's 40th Annual Postdoc-Faculty day will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill, NC. Registration is now open.