Past Events

Events which have already happened.

UNC Lineberger Breast Spore Seminar: Breast Program Clinical Trials Update Apr 12, 2018 from 03:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Carey Anders, MD and Claire Dees, MD, will provide an overview of UNC Lineberger breast program's clinical trials.
Targeted Ultrasmall Particle Imaging Platforms as Next-Generation Treatment Tools for Drug Delivery and Induction of Cell Death Apr 12, 2018 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM Marsico 4004,
The UNC Center for Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery, UNC Carolina Center of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence and UNC Carolina Institute for Nanomedicine will host a seminar by the distinguished speaker Michelle S. Bradbury MD, PhD, from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Glasshalfull Fundraiser Apr 03, 2018 from 12:00 AM to 11:59 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!
Head for the Cure 5K Kickoff Mar 27, 2018 from 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM Top of the Hill, 100 East Franklin Street, 3rd Floor, Chapel Hill, NC 27514,
You’re invited to join Head for the Cure, UNC Neurosurgery and other 5K participants and donors at the Head for the Cure 5K - NC Triangle kickoff reception at Top of the Hill in Chapel Hill.
Genomic Instability: DNA Damage Response and Cancers: Function and Therapeutic Implications of the ATR Checkpoint Pathway Mar 22, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Remi Buisson, PhD, research fellow, MGH Cancer Center, Harvard Medical School
Human cytomegalovirus: Lots of smoke -- any fire? Mar 21, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Thomas Shenk, PhD, professor, Princeton University
Genomic and Functional Analysis of DNA Repair Pathway Alterations in Bladder Cancer Mar 20, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 11:59 PM G202 Medical Biomolecular Research Building (MBRB),
Kent W. Mouw, MD, PhD, Department of Radiation Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Enhancer Reprogramming Promotes Pancreatic Cancer Progression and Metastasis Mar 14, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph Pagano Conference Room, UNC LIneberger Cancer Center,
Chang-il Hwang, DVM, PhD, postdoctoral fellow, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Molecular Determinants of Lung Cancer Growth and Metastasis Mar 07, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Monte Winslow, PhD, Assistant Professor, Genetics, Stanford University School of Medicine
Molecular Determinants of Lung Cancer Growth and Metastasis Mar 07, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Monte Winslow, PhD, Assistant Professor, Genetics, Stanford University School of Medicine
Chapel Hill Toffee Stout Fundraiser Mar 06, 2018 from 02:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Chapel Hill Toffee and Carolina Brewery have collaborated on a new Chapel Hill Toffee Stout. A portion of the proceeds from Chapel Hill Toffee Stout sales will be donated to UNC Lineberger. Chapel Hill Toffee Stout can be purchased at Carolina Brewery in Chapel Hill and Pittsboro, Weaver Street Market in Hillsborough and Carrboro, Bonchon in Chapel Hill, Tyler's in Carrboro, Carrboro Bottle Shop, Sam's Quick Shop in Durham, Sam's Bottle Shop in Durham and Glass Jug in Durham.
A Novel DNA Modification in Mammalian Genomes Feb 28, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Tao Wu, PhD, Associated Research Scientist, Yale Stem Cell Center & Department of Genetics, Yale School of Medicine
NCCC Lecture: Caring for the Patient with Cervical Cancer Feb 26, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network and the NC Community Colleges for an online, interactive oncology lecture. Lyn Filip, RN, BSN, OCN, will discuss information about the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment for cervical cancer. The presentation will also share information about special considerations for caring for patients with this diagnosis and information that can be shared with all individuals about ways to prevent this type of cancer. Every lecture has a question and answer (Q & A) section at the end, so feel free to ask the presenters for clarification or more information. Use the link provided to register to attend via GoToWebinar.
Mediators of Cancer Immunotherapy Feb 21, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
You-Wen He, MD, PhD, Professor of Immunology, Department of Immunology, Duke University Medical Center
Medical and Surgical Oncology Lecture: Immunotherapy Advances in Lung Cancer Feb 21, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Chad Pecot, MD. This lecture will describe the rationale behind using immunotherapy in lung cancer, the current standard of care use of immunotherapy, and future directions. 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.
12th Annual UNC Conference on Melanoma and Complex Skin Cancers: A Multidisciplinary Perspective Feb 02, 2018 from 08:50 AM to 04:30 PM The William and Ida Friday Center, Grumman Auditorium, 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-1020,
The incidence of melanoma continues to rise rapidly in this country. Increasingly, the management of the melanoma patient requires multiple healthcare providers. This course is specifically designed for a multidisciplinary view of the care of the melanoma patient. The course faculty will examine common clinical issues which often confront the clinician and provide information that will help in their clinical decision making.
Community Lunch and Learn: Lecture on Cancer - Supporting Adolescents and Young Adults Living with Cancer: Practical tips for Friends, Families, and Communities Jan 26, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
A cancer diagnosis can be devastating at any phase of life, and particularly difficult for adolescents and young adults. Lauren Lux, LCSW, is the Adolescent and Young Adult Program Director with the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. She will join us to discuss practical strategies that may be used by family members, friends, and the community at large to support the needs of adolescents and young adults with cancer.
Translational Studies in Renal Cell Carcinoma Jan 24, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
W. Kimryn Rathmell, MD, PhD, Cornelius A. Craig Professor, Medicine and Biochemistry, Director, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Vanderbilit Ingram Cancer Center
Medical and Surgical Oncology Lecture: Managing Lung Cancer Heterogeneity Jan 24, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Jason Akulian, MD, MPH. He will discuss management of lung cancer heterogeneity. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (pending approval) 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.
RN and Allied Health Lecture: Fluorouracil (5-FU) Toxicities and Strategies for Management Jan 10, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Aimee Faso, PharmD, BCOP, CPP. She will discuss Fluorouracil (5-FU) toxicities and strategies for management. 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 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.