Past Events

Events which have already happened.

Understanding and addressing clonal heterogeneity with personalized neoantigen-targeting vaccines Oct 20, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Catherine Wu, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School, Institute Member, Broad Institute
A microRNA with many faces Oct 20, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Qi-Jing Li, Ph.D., Duke University
2015 Project Heel Soccer Skills Clinic Oct 18, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM Finley Field at UNC-Chapel Hill<br>100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill NC,
Calling all future soccer stars! We invite you to join us for the 5th annual Project Heel Soccer Skills Clinic! The North Carolina Tar Heels women’s soccer team will host the clinic at UNC's Finley Field on Sunday, Oct. 18 from 1 - 2:30 p.m. for athletes in 8th grade or below.
UNC Football: Cancer Awareness Game Oct 17, 2015 from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM Kenan Memorial Stadium- 104 Stadium Drive, Chapel Hill, NC,
Join UNC Lineberger at Kenan Memorial Stadium at the UNC-Chapel Hill campus on October 17 at 7 p.m. as the North Carolina Tar Heels take on the Wake Forest Demon Deacons, to raise awareness and fight cancer!
9th Chapel Hill Pharmaceutical Sciences Conference Oct 15, 2015 from 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM The Carolina Club,
The 9th Chapel Hill Pharmaceutical Sciences Conference will be held at the Carolina Club, Chapel Hill on Thursday, October 15. The theme of the Conference is Frontiers in Chemical Biology: Transforming Drug Discovery. Featured speakers include Kevan Shokat (UCSF), Tom Muir (Princeton), Donald McDonnell (Duke), Bryan Roth (UNC), Stephen Fesik (Vanderbilt), Brian Shoichet (UCSF), Stephen Frye (UNC) and Tom Kodadek (Scripps). The registration is free, but is required by September 30 to attend the Conference. There is also a poster session at the Conference, and all posters are eligible for competition of poster awards. Students and postdoctoral fellows are highly encouraged to submit poster abstracts.
UNC Oncology Excellence Awards Ceremony Oct 15, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM N.C. Cancer Hospital, Main Lobby<br>101 Manning Dr, Chapel Hill, NC,
The UNC Oncology Excellence Awards recognize employees at UNC who are devoted to the care of individuals with cancer and to the oncology specialty. There are separate categories for nursing and administrative/clinical staff. Join us in the main lobby of the N.C. Cancer Hospital on October 15, 2015 from 4-5 pm to recognize winners of the award.
What Have We Learned from Anti-PD-1/PD-L1 Therapy Oct 14, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Confernce Room, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center,
Lieping Chen, MD, PhD, United Technologies Chair in Cancer Research, Professor of Immunobiology, Dermatology and Medicine, Director of Cancer Immunology Program, Yale Cancer Center, Yale School of Medicine
Insights From a Global View of Secondary Metabolism: Small Molecules from the Human Microbiota Oct 14, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:30 PM 125 Chapman,
Michael Fischbach, USCF
Molecular imaging of vascular wall inflammation Oct 14, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Kerr Hall, Room 1001,
Alexei A. Bogdanov, PhD, Professor, Department of Radiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School. Hosted by the UNC Center for Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery and the Carolina Center of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence.
Pharmacogenetics of B-type Natriuretic Peptide Oct 13, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 4004 Marsico Hall,
David Lanfear, MD, MS, Section Head, Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation, Henry Ford Heart and Vascular Institute, Director, Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship Program, Research Scientist, Center for Health Services Research, Associate Professor of Medicine, Wayne State University
An endothelial cell protein for plasma triglyceride metabolism Oct 13, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Stephen Young, MD, Professor of Medicine, Director of UCLA Cellular & Molecular Cardiology Unit, UCLA
Pandemic Influenza Viruses: Biology, Transmission and Vaccines Oct 13, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Kanta Subbarao, MPH, NIH/NIAID
Molecular Motors and Glioblastoma Oct 12, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM G202 MBRB Auditorium,
Steven S. Rosenfeld, MD, PhD, Neurologist, Department of Cancer Biology, Cleveland Clinic
Sisters for Yoga Oct 11, 2015 from 01:30 PM to 02:45 PM Carrboro Yoga Company<br>200 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro NC,
Join sisters and breast cancer survivors Ruth Newnam and Laura Terry in Carrboro for an all-levels yoga class with donations benefitting breast cancer research at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. The class will be appropriate for novice yoga practitioners as well as for students with many years of experience. Sign up today!
The Farm Party Oct 10, 2015 from 05:00 PM to 08:00 PM Teer Family Farm<br>7729 Kepley Road, Chapel Hill, NC,
After the inaugural event last fall, we're going back to the farm to do it again! This year's Farm Party - a barbecue and oyster roast benefiting UNC Lineberger - will be catered by HL Catering with beer by Foothills Brewery. The night's entertainment will be provided by Old Habits. Silent auction items to come.
2015 Charles Hess Memorial Lecture at UVA: “Malignancy as a Hypercoagulable State” Oct 10, 2015 from 07:00 AM to 12:00 PM Omni Hotel, Charlottesville VA,
Keynote address: Nigel Key, MB ChB, FRCP, Harold R. Roberts Distinguished Professor & Chief of Hematology Section, University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Remodeling the Remodlers: BAF Complex Structure and Function in Human Cancer Oct 07, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Cigall Kadoch, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatric Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School, Institute Member, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
Using Chemistry to Dissect Dynamic Cellular Processes Oct 07, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:30 PM 125 Chapman,
Tarun Kapoor, Rockefeller University
The ABCs of Salmonella pathogenesis: A roadmap for therapeutic development Oct 06, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Beth A. McCormick, Ph.D., University of Massachusetts
Advanced Laboratory Testing Across Cancer Types: Everything You Need To Know Oct 03, 2015 from 08:45 AM to 03:45 PM Renaissance Asheville Hotel <br> 31 Woodfin St, Asheville, NC 28801,
In partnership with the Mountain Area Health Education Center, this all-day Continuing Medical Education Conference is provided through leadership of the course director Dr. Jared Weiss from the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. The event will focus on tissue acquisition, predictive markers and prognostic markers to improve cancer care for lung cancer, colon cancer, melanoma and leukemia/lymphoma. 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits are available for this educational activity.