Past Events

Events which have already happened.

NCCC Lecture: Caring for the Patient with Prostate Cancer Feb 27, 2017 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Live at a NC Community College site near you.,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network and the NC Community Colleges for an online, interactive oncology lecture that will highlight special considerations for caring for patients with prostate cancer. Every lecture has a question and answer 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 a participating NC Community College site.
Community Lunch and Learn Lecture on Cancer: Stress Management for Everyday Living Feb 24, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with Kelly Kivette, LRT, CTRS and Kelley Marrale, LRT, CTRS. Many people believe that all stress is bad, but you may have heard that there's "good stress" and "bad stress." Did you know that bad stress can affect your immune system? This is your opportunity to learn about the effects of stress on your body and how you can manage it in a way that can be vital for a healthy life.   Community 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 section at the end so feel free to ask the presenter for clarification or more information. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about GoToWebinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.
Engineering CAR-T Immunotherapy for Hematological Malignancies and Other Cancers Feb 22, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Pin Wang, PhD, Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Southern California
Med/Surg Oncology Lecture: An Overview and Updates on Acute Myeloid Leukemia Feb 22, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Matthew Foster, MD. Dr. Foster will discuss acute myeloid leukemia. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit for eligible participants. We invite anyone interested to view our lectures. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about GoToWebinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.
BCBP Seminar: Coping with Stress: Lessons from Yeast Feb 21, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Auditorium,
James Broach, PhD ǀ Penn State
Hyman L. Battle Distinguished Cancer Research Award Reception Feb 17, 2017 from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM Lineberger Building Atrium,
Come celebrate Shelton Earp, MD, and Jenny Ting, PhD, for being selected for the Hyman L. Battle Distinguished Cancer Research Award.
The lifecycle of a manuscript Feb 15, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 UNC Lineberger Cancer Center, Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Laurie A. Dempsey, PhD, Senior Editor, Nature Immunology
BCBP Seminar: Mapping DNA target search in live cell chromatin organization by fluctuation analysis Feb 14, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger,
Elizabeth Hinde, PhD, UNSW - Australia
RN/AH Lecture: Late Effects of Cancer Treatment - Managing Cardiac Toxicity Feb 08, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Brian Jensen, MD. Certain chemotherapy drugs used in standard treatment carry a risk of causing damage to the heart muscle, often referred to as cardiac toxicity. This lecture will provide an overview of strategies for prevention, treatment, and management. RN and 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. Please contact us for more information and to be connected with a site coordinator.
BCBP Seminar: How to Ubiquitylate a Protein: What studying BRCA1 taught us about Parkin Feb 07, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Auditorium,
Rachel Klevit, PhD, University of Washington
Fueling T Cell Function and Anti-Tumor Immunity Feb 01, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Jeffrey Rathmell, PhD, Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor of Immunobiology in Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology, Cancer Biology, Director - Vanderbilt Center for Immunology, Co-Leader, Host Tumor Interactions, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Community Lunch and Learn Lecture on Cancer: Cancer Clinical Trials 101 Jan 27, 2017 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 lecture with Kim Keller, RN, MSN, OCN. Clinical trials are research studies that involve patients seeking an alternate form of treatment. Often times, they offer hope for many people. Learn more about medical research and gain an understanding of what clinical trials are and how they work.
Tobacco Use Disparities, Direct-to-consumer Tobacco Marketing, and Poly-tobacco Use Jan 26, 2017 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 321 MacNider,
Kelvin Choi, PhD, Investigator and Acting Head of Social and Behavioral Group at the National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities, will speak about research aimed at reducing tobacco use disparities, with an emphasis on the marketing of health risk and health promoting behaviors.
Evolving concepts of normal breast heterogeneity and its impact on molcular characterization of tumors Jan 25, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Harikrishna Nakshatri, BVSc., PhD, Marian J. Morrison Chair of Breast Cancer Research, Professor of Surgery, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Co-Leader Breast Program, Associate Director of Education, IU Simon Cancer Center, Indiana University of Medicine
Med/Surg Oncology Lecture: Overview and Updates on Sickle Cell Disease Jan 25, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Kenneth Ataga, MBBS. Dr. Ataga will discuss Sickle Cell Disease and provide updates on current research in the field. Medical and Surgical Oncology 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. Please contact us for more information and to be connected with a site coordinator.
NCCC Lecture: The Role of Nutrition in Cancer Prevention, Treatment, and Survivorship Jan 23, 2017 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM Live at a NC Community College site near you.,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network and the NC Community Colleges for an online, interactive oncology lecture with Meredith Moyers, MS, RD, LDN, that will address the role of nutrition in cancer prevention, treatment, and survivorship. Every lecture has a question and answer 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 a participating North Carolina Community College site. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.
Targeting the p53 pathway through manipulation of the p53 family members, p63 and p73 Jan 18, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Elsa R. Flores, PhD, Chair and Senior Members, Department of Molecular Oncology, Co-Leader, Cancer Biology and Evolution Program, Moffitt Cancer Center
Biomedical Engineering Seminar: Engineering Blood and Marrow for Cancer Therapy Jan 13, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 321 MacNider,
Michael Mitchell, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mechanisms of transplant rejection and tolerance Jan 11, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Maria-Luisa Alegre, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, The University of Chicago
RN/AH Lecture: Using Genetic and Genomics for Cancer Risk Identification Jan 11, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Julianne O'Daniel, MS, CGC. She will discuss the role genetics and genomics play in the cancer risk identification process. RN and 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. Please contact us for more information and to be connected with a site coordinator.