Past Events

Events which have already happened.

21st Annual Avery Steelman Lecture: Therapeutic Resistance in Melanoma May 03, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Auditorium,
Roger Lo, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Dermatology and the Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, University of California at Los Angeles
Cancer Transitions (English) May 03, 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.
CANCELED: Cellular dynamics of the humoral immune response May 03, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Jason Cyster, Ph.D., UCSF School of Medicine
Fit to Hit for Cancer Apr 30, 2016 from 06:00 PM to 11:00 PM Cary Tennis Park, 2727 Louis Stephens Dr, Cary, NC 27519,
Hit for Cancer is a family event benefiting UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Immunotherapy Research. The event features cardio tennis for all ages and level and highlights the benefits of fitness for the patient, family and caregiver during the rigorous treatment, stress and recovery through the cancer journey.
Lunch and Learn: HPV: Past, Present, & Future Apr 29, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Live online or at a Lunch and Learn Site Location near you!,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive telehealth lecture with Lyn Filip, RN, BSN, OCN. Participants can expect to learn more about the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and its connection to cancer. Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, and care givers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us.
Treating mRNA splicing disorders using splice modulator compounds Apr 29, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM G100 Bondurant Hall,
Susan Slaugenhaupt, PhD, Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital Research Institute and Harvard Medical School
Cancer Transitions (Spanish) Apr 28, 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.
Androgen Recepotr Activity Abnormality in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Defined by Functional Enhancer RNAs Apr 27, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Haojie Huang, PhD, Professor, Department of Biochemistry/Molecular Biology and Urology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Med/Surg Oncology Lecture: Updates in Breast Cancer Epidemiology and Pathogenesis Apr 27, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.,
Join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Melissa Troester, PhD. Participants will learn about the subtypes of breast cancer and how they are identified with tissue biomarkers, differences in risk factor and survivorship profiles for breast cancer subtypes, and racial disparities in incidence and mortality from breast cancer and the research challenges for understanding and resolving disparities.
Non-coding RNAs and Cancer: From Biology to Technology Apr 26, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Part of the Pharmacology Seminar Series. Andrea Ventura, MD, PhD, Associate Member, Cancer Biology and Genetics Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Targeting the peritoneal micrenvironment of high grade serious ovarian cancer Apr 26, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Professor Frances Balkwill, Professor of Cancer Biology, Centre for Cancer and Inflammation, Barts Cancer Institute, John Vane Science Centre
Fluid dynamics of contact and disease transmission Apr 26, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Lydia Bourouiba, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2016 Tar Heel 10 Miler Apr 23, 2016 from 07:00 AM to 11:00 AM Kenan Memorial Stadium at UNC-Chapel Hill 104 Stadium Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514,
With over 6,400 runners in 2015, the Tar Heel 10 Miler is designed to celebrate YOU and showcase downtown Chapel Hill, the UNC campus and the surrounding historic neighborhoods. A true Carolina showcase with thousands of UNC alumni crossing the finish line each year. The Tar Heel 10 Miler benefits the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Chapel Hill-Carrboro YMCA’s We Build People Campaign.
Cancer Transitions (Spanish) Apr 21, 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 run 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.
Interferon Regulatory Factor-1: a brake to limit gammaherpesvirus chronic infection and lyphomagenesis Apr 20, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Vera Tarakanova, PhD, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Cancer Center, Medical College of Wisconsin
Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar: Title TBA Apr 19, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Bill Schief, PhD, Scripps
Non-proteinaceous virulence factors of virulent Francisella tularensis Apr 19, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Katy Bosio, Ph.D., NIAID/NIH Rocky Mountain Labs
Postdoctoral Seminar Series: Kellenberger & Schifano Apr 18, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Pagano Conference Room - LCCC 00-002,
This monthly seminar series provides a forum for Lineberger postdocs to present ongoing research to peers and cancer center members. April's speakers will be Jason Schifano from the Dittmer Lab and Colleen Kellenberger from the Weeks Lab.
UNC Lineberger AACR Reception Apr 17, 2016 from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM 930 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans,
Join UNC Lineberger for the 2016 AACR reception on Sunday, April 17 from 7-9p.m. at Calcasieu, 930 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans. The event will be hosted by Dr. Norman "Ned" Sharpless, UNC Lineberger Director. Hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be served. Please RSVP by April 11 to emstroud@med.unc.edu.
Cancer Transitions (Spanish) Apr 14, 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 run 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.