Past Events

Events which have already happened.

Gene Length Matters in Autism Aug 31, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM G202 MBRB Auditorium,
Mark Zylka, PhD Associate Professor Cell Biology and Physiology, UNC
Be Loud ’15 from Aug 28, 2015 12:00 AM to Aug 29, 2015 11:59 PM Cat's Cradle<br>300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC ,
A great weekend of incredible music supporting the Be Loud Sophie Foundation returns to the Cat’s Cradle on August 28 and 29. Performances will include Southern Culture on the Skids, John Howie Jr. & The Rosewood Bluff, Dillon Fence, Preeesh! (a supergroup with many familiar faces) The Veldt and a great Saturday afternoon showcase especially for young adults and their families. Tickets are on sale now!
Turning the CRISPR-Cas Immune System Machinery Into Genome Editing Technologies Aug 28, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 321 MacNider,
Rodolphe Barrangou, Ph.D., North Carolina State University
Corona Cares at Brixx Pizza Aug 26, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 01:00 AM Brixx Pizza,
Brixx Wood Fired Pizza is about to combine two of our favorite things: raising funds for patients and their families being treated at NC Cancer Hospital and UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center and PIZZA! Stop by any of the Brixx locations on Wednesday, August 26- between 11:00 am and 1:00 am - and bring these BRIXX BUXX with you. Present your Brixx Buxx flyer and Brixx will donate $3 per 10" pizza and 1" per kids pizza to help cancer patients and their families in our state. Want to enjoy a night in? It works for take-out too!
Protein Domain Mimetics as Modulators of Protein-Protein Interactions Aug 26, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:30 PM 125 Chapman,
Bobby Arora, NYU
Two Decades of Antimycobacterial Drug Discovery Research Aug 24, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 4004 Marsico Hall,
Robert C. Reynolds, Ph.D., Research Professor of Chemistry, the University of Alabama at Birmingham
Fragment-based development of inhibitors of oxidative folding in Gram-negative bacteria Aug 20, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 4004 Marsico Hall,
Stephen Headey, PhD, Research Fellow, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Action at Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Developing New Reactions from Old Functional Groups: DNA-Photocleavage and Bioorthogonal Chemistry Aug 19, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:30 PM 125 Chapman,
Igor Alabugin, FSU
Pink Heals Fire Truck Tour Aug 11, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM N.C. Cancer Hospital<br>101 Manning Dr, Chapel Hill, NC,
Pink Heals, an international volunteer group made up of firefighters and first responders who focus on supporting the fight against women's cancers, will be bringing their fleet of pink fire trucks back to the N.C. Cancer Hospital on Tuesday, August 11. The Chapel Hill Fire Department, now in their fifth year of supporting this cause, will serve as hosts for their visit.
Field of Hope with the Durham Bulls Aug 08, 2015 from 06:35 PM to 11:59 PM Durham Bulls Athletic Park <br> 409 Blackwell St, Durham, NC 27701,
UNC Health Care, Rex Healthcare and the Kay Yow Cancer Fund invite the Triangle community to attend the “Field of Hope” Durham Bulls game on Saturday, August 8, to join in the fight against women’s cancers.
Carolina KickStart Research to Revenue Workshop from Aug 04, 2015 08:00 AM to Aug 05, 2015 05:00 PM RTP Headquarters<br>12 Davis Dr., Research Triangle Park, NC 27709,
The Research to Revenue Workshop is designed to help faculty and students learn the practical aspects starting a company based on university research. Over the course of this two-day workshop, experienced entrepreneurs will mentor attendees on how to evaluate the commercial potential of their technology, define the first steps in starting a company and assemble a startup roadmap for taking the next steps in launching the company.
Lessons from CD11cdnR mice: a mouse model with TGFβ–resistant innate cell compartment Jul 29, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Yasmina Laouar, PhD, Assistant Professor, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Michigan
Harnessing the Power of Storytelling to Improve Cancer Control Practice Jul 21, 2015 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM Cyber Seminar (Online),
Can a story be your most effective cancer control tool? Stories help us remember, shape our identity, and influence how we see the world. The July NCI "Research to Reality" cyber-seminar will examine the role of effective narratives in cancer control prevention and implementation. Join experts, including UNC Lineberger's own Dr. Stephanie Wheeler, for a wide-ranging discussion of the power of story-telling -- not just as a“ communication channel” but the research behind what makes for an effective narrative.
Novel sulindac derivatives with potent and selective anticancer activity by targeting phospodiesterase 10A and Ras Jul 17, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Gary A. Piazza, PhD, Chief, Drug Discovery Research Center, Abraham A. Mitchell Distinguished Investigator, Professor of Oncologic Sciences and Pharmacology, University of South Alabama Mitchell Cancer Institute
New algorithms for understanding the complexity of cancer genomes Jul 08, 2015 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Jian Ma, PhD, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Modulation of focal adhesions by RSK isoforms in cancer cell metastasis Jun 24, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Joe Ramos, PhD, Professor and Program Director of Cancer Biology, University of Hawaii Cancer Center
Komen Triangle Race for the Cure Jun 13, 2015 from 07:00 AM to 11:00 AM Meredith College, Raleigh N.C.,
The 2015 Susan G. Komen Triangle Race for the Cure is scheduled for Saturday, June 13th on the campus of Meredith College in Raleigh. This is the second year that UNC Health Care and Rex Healthcare are walking as one team as part of the race. Join us!
Making the Complex Simple: Developing and Applying Quantitative Fluorescence Microscopy Techniques to Answer Biological Questions Jun 12, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 321 MacNider Hall,
Michelle S. Itano, PhD, Postdoctoral Associate, Laboratory of Cellular Biophysics, The Rockefeller University, New York, NY
Lung Cancer Survivors Day Breakfast Jun 08, 2015 from 08:30 AM to 10:30 AM Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley<br>4500 Marriott Dr, Raleigh, NC 27612,
On Monday, June 8, the Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina will host a breakfast celebration in honor of National Cancer Survivor's Day. The breakfast will be held at the Crabtree Marriott Hotel in Raleigh. The event will be free for all lung cancer survivors and one additional guest, but pre-registration is requested.
2015 UNC Cancer Survivor's Day Jun 06, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PM William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education<br>100 Friday Center Dr.<br>Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
Join us on Saturday, June 6 for UNC Cancer Survivors Day. Held at the William and Ida Friday Center in Chapel Hill, this special celebration of life is free and open to all cancer survivors and their caregivers. The event will include interactive workshops on a broad range of topics - from physical activity and nutrition to work issues, fun activities and a keynote address from UNC Women's Basketball Coach and cancer survivor Sylvia Hatchell. Lunch and snacks will be provided.