Past Events

Events which have already happened.

Targeting the PI3K-mTOR and Hippo Oncogenic Signaling Circuitries: A Bridge from Bench to Clinic May 13, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Dr. Jorge Silvio Gutkind, Brief Chief – Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer Branch, National Institutes of Health, National Institutes of Dental and Craniofacial Research.
Therapeutic Misadventures in Pharmacopalliation May 13, 2015 from 08:00 AM to 09:00 AM Patient & Family Resource Center Conference Room, NC Cancer Hospital Ground Floor<br>101 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill NC,
Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, BCPS. CPE Professor and Vice Chair Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. Presentation sponsored by the UNC Palliative Care Program and the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Support Program
Interplay Between Yersinia and Innate Immune System May 12, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Joan Mecsas, Ph.D., Tufts University
Melanoma Patient Day May 11, 2015 from 12:30 PM to 04:30 PM William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education<br>100 Friday Center Dr.<br>Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
The Melanoma Research Foundation, the UNC Division of Surgical Oncology and the UNC Department of Dermatology present a half day of melanoma education dedicated to melanoma patients and the people who support them. The event is open to the public and pre-registration is required by May 4.
Pharmacological Quiescence for Cancer and other Unfortunate Events May 11, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM G202 MBRB Auditorium,
Ned Sharpless, MD, Director, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Department of Cell Biology and Physiology.
Chromosome breaks, Chromatin and Cancer May 05, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Timothy Humphrey, PhD, Senior Group Leader, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford
Avoidance versus Antagonism: Surprisingly Diverse Immune Avoidance Strategies of Encephalitic Alphaviruses May 05, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
William Klimstra, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
Triangle Walk for Bladder Cancer May 02, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Gold Park<br>415 Dimmocks Mill Road, Hillsborough, NC,
May is Bladder Cancer Awareness Month, and the bladder cancer community will be joining together for the 2015 Walk for Bladder Cancer in Hillsborough on May 2! Hosted by the Triangle Chapter of the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network, the annual walk welcomes supporters, survivors, family, friends and the medical community to participate in a one-mile walk through historic downtown Hillsborough.
Materials and Protein Engineering for Modulating Immunity and Tolerance May 01, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Kerr Hall 2001,
Jeffrey A. Hubbell, PhD. Professor, Institute for Molecular Engineering, University of Chicago Institute of Bioengineering, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. Distinguished Speaker Seminar series presented by UNC Center for Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery, Carolina Institute for Nanomedicinea nd the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy.
mTOR signaling in growth and metabolism Apr 29, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Professor Michael N. Hall, Biozentrum, University of Basel
Mebrame Targeting of Ras: Still an Achilles Heel? Apr 28, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Auditorium,
Mark R. Philips, MD, Professor of Medicine, Cell Biology and Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology, Perlmutter Cancer Institute, NYU School of Medicine
Cytoskeletal structural plasticity in force generation and mechanosensation Apr 28, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Greg Alushin, PhD, Early Independent Scientist, Laboratory of Macromolecular Interactions, National Institute of Health
Pathogen-Patient Interactions: Inflammation and Cooperation Apr 28, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Brad Cookson, M.D./Ph.D., University of Washington
GEMS Spring Meeting: Understanding How Genetic Variation Modifies Responses to Environmental Exposures Apr 27, 2015 from 08:30 AM to 03:30 PM EPA (RTP Main Campus),
The Genetics and Environmental Mutagenesis Society (GEMS) announces its Spring Meeting to be held on April 27th at the EPA (RTP). Registration is free and attendees can buy lunch at the EPA cafeteria. Although registration is free, we still need to know whether you plan to attend in order to notify the EPA security desk. We also need to ensure that we have sufficient capacity for the webinar connection.
Lunch & Learn: Dealing with “Chemo Brain” Apr 24, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Patient & Family Resource Center, NC Cancer Hospital Ground Floor<br>101 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill NC,
Presentation by Karla Thompson, PhD. Find out how chemotherapy can affect attention, memory and thinking in cancer patients. This lecture will provide tips and resources on how to cope with “Chemo Brain.” This free community Lunch and Learn Presentation is presented by the UNC Cancer Network.
Cell Death Pathways in Host Defense, Inflammation, and Development Failure Apr 22, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
William J. Kaiser, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Emory University School of Medicine
Entropy: The neglected free energy term in protein folding Apr 22, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:20 PM 125 Chapman Hall,
George Rose, Johns Hopkins
Ori'Gene of replication: implications in chromatin biology Apr 21, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Supriya Prasanth, PhD, Assistant Professor, School of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Illinois, Chicago
Viral discovery and disease ecology to predict and prevent the next pandemic Apr 21, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Peter Daszak, Ph.D., EcoHealth Alliance
Webinar: Stomach Cancer Education hosted by Debbie's Dream Foundation Apr 18, 2015 from 09:00 AM to 03:00 PM ONLINE from Fort Lauderdale, FL,
On April 18, Debbie's Dream Foundation will host its 5th Stomach Cancer Education Symposium for in person attendees and via live webcast. All patients, families, caregivers, the general public, and health care professionals are invited to attend for free. Pre-registration is required.