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.

10x Genomics: Changing the Definition of Sequencing May 10, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM Bioinformatics Bldg. Room 1131,
Join us for a free 10x Genomics Seminar sponsored by UNC High Throughput Sequencing Facility (HTSF). The speaker will be Fran Moses.
RN/AH Lecture: Mind/Body Therapies to Manage the Effects of Cancer Treatment May 11, 2016 from 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Rebecca Campo, PhD. Participants will learn to describe mind-body therapies within the scope of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM), examine cancer survivors' use of mind-body therapies, and discuss the use of evidence-based mind-body therapies for managing treatment effects.
EBV SUPER ENHANCERS CONTROL LYMPHOBLASTOID CELL GROWTH May 11, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Elliott D. Kieff, MD, PhD, Albee Professor of Medicine and of Microbiology and Immunology, Harvard University
Answering biological questions with light-sheet microscopy May 12, 2016 from 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM G100 Bondurant Hall,
Pablo Ariel, Ph.D., Microscopy Services Laboratory, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UNC-CH
DNA Methylation Analysis Seminar May 12, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Bondurant Hall, Room G100,
The UNC Mammalian Genotyping Core and Illumina invite you to join them for a free lunchtime seminar discussing the latest in Genomic Methylation Analysis. We will be discussing the new Methylation Array technology with a short review of the latest WGA Genotyping Platforms from Illumina as well as Next-Generation Sequencing techniques for Methylation Analysis.
Cancer Transitions (Spanish) May 12, 2016 from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM Carolina Point II, 6011 Farrington Road,Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
This presentation of Cancer Transitions will be conducted in Spanish, and will runs from April 14 until May 19. Each weekly session lasts for 2 - 2 1/2 hours and includes information on nutrition, exercise, coping with stress, and medical care, plus delicious healthy snacks. This program is open to cancer patients who have completed treatment and their loved ones.
Tenth Annual Chapel Hill Pharmaceutical Science Conference May 13, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 04:00 PM Kerr Hall, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy,
The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy will host the Tenth Annual Chapel Hill Pharmaceutical Sciences Conference May 12-13 in Kerr Hall on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The theme of PharmSci 2016 is Addressing Methodological and Ethical Issues in Pediatric Medication Safety Research.
Evolution of Malignant Plasmacytoma cell lines from oral cancer-prone K14E7Fancd2-/-mouse long term marrow cultures May 17, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Koury Oral Health Sciences Bldg.,
Joel Greenberger, MD, Professor and Chair, Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Cancer Transitions (English) May 17, 2016 from 02:30 PM to 04:00 PM Carolina Point II, 6011 Farrington Road,Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
Cancer Transitions is a free program that runs for 4-6 weeks, beginning May 3, 2016. Each weekly session lasts for 2 - 2 1/2 hours and includes information on nutrition, exercise, coping with stress, and medical care, plus delicious healthy snacks. This program is open to cancer patients who have completed treatment and their loved ones.
ROLE OF PDGF RECEPTOR ALPHA IN KSHV KAPOSI'S SARCOMAGENESIS May 18, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Enrique A. Mesri, PhD, Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director of Microbiology and Immunology, Director Miami CFAR AIDS Malignancies Program, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Community Academic Grants Administration Translation (CAGAT) Initiative Webinar Series May 19, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM 230 Rosenau Hall (in-person) & ONLINE,
Introduction to the Academic Researcher’s Guide: Tips for Communicating with Your Community Partners During the Post-Award Process." Focused on identifying effective strategies for communicating during the post-award stage of the grants management process with community partners, business office staff, and research administrators. The presenters will provide tips on what information to share with community partners regarding timelines, progress and financial reporting, invoicing, cash advances, and project close-out.
Cancer Transitions (Spanish) May 19, 2016 from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM Carolina Point II, 6011 Farrington Road,Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
This presentation of Cancer Transitions will be conducted in Spanish, and will runs from April 14 until May 19. Each weekly session lasts for 2 - 2 1/2 hours and includes information on nutrition, exercise, coping with stress, and medical care, plus delicious healthy snacks. This program is open to cancer patients who have completed treatment and their loved ones.
C.A.R.E. Behind the Chair May 23, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM ONLINE,
Join UNC Cancer Network online for this free webinar on May 23, focusing on how hairdressers and barbers can help catch cancer and save lives. The webinar will focus on skin cancer facts and prevention, and show hair care specialists how to examine the scalp to detect skin cancers. Event is free, but pre-registration is required.
C.A.R.E. Behind the Chair May 23, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM ONLINE,
Join UNC Cancer Network online for this free webinar on May 23, focusing on how hairdressers and barbers can help catch cancer and save lives. The webinar will focus on skin cancer facts and prevention, and show hair care specialists how to examine the scalp to detect skin cancers. Event is free, but pre-registration is required.
Cancer Transitions (English) May 24, 2016 from 02:30 PM to 04:00 PM Carolina Point II, 6011 Farrington Road,Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
Cancer Transitions is a free program that runs for 4-6 weeks, beginning May 3, 2016. Each weekly session lasts for 2 - 2 1/2 hours and includes information on nutrition, exercise, coping with stress, and medical care, plus delicious healthy snacks. This program is open to cancer patients who have completed treatment and their loved ones.
Mechanistic basis of mammalian DNA methylation May 25, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Jikui Song, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, University of California, Riverside
Patient Navigation in NC: Bridging Health Systems and Communities Jun 24, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 03:00 PM The William and Ida Friday Center<br>100 Friday Center Dr., Chapel Hill, NC ,
Join patient navigators, oncology nurses, lay volunteer patient navigators, community health workers, social workers, case managers, administrators and others as we learn to enhance care for our cancer patients and their caregivers.
UNC Cancer Survivor's Day Jun 25, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 03:00 PM William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education<br>100 Friday Center Dr.<br>Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
Join us on Saturday, June 25 from 10 - 3 at the William and Ida Friday Center in Chapel Hill for a very special celebration and inspiration for all of those diagnosed with cancer and a gathering of support for families and caregivers.
Lineberger 2016 Postdoc Faculty Research Day Oct 18, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 06:00 PM William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education,
UNC Lineberger's 41st Annual Postdoc-Faculty day will take place on Tuesday October 18, 2016 at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill, NC.