Events

Below is a comprehensive list of events affiliated with UNC Lineberger - from seminars to patient support programs to fundraisers. We have a lot to offer! If you would like to view events by type, please use the links to the left.

Roy Williams’ Fast Break Against Cancer Oct 02, 2015 from 07:00 AM to 10:00 AM Center Court, Dean E. Smith Center<br>Chapel Hill, NC,
On Friday, October 2, come hang out with Coach Roy Williams, his assistant coaches and legendary Tar Heel Broadcaster Woody Durham as they tip-off the 2015-16 Men’s Basketball season at this seated breakfast and one-of-a-kind live auction event. All proceeds benefit critical cancer research, prevention and treatment programs in our community!
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.
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 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.
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
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.
UNC Football: Cancer Awareness Game Oct 17, 2015 from 12:00 AM to 11:59 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 as the North Carolina Tar Heels take on the Wake Forest Demon Deacons, to raise awareness and fight cancer! The time for this event is TBA.
The Social Molecular Networks of Microbes Oct 21, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:30 PM 125 Chapman,
Pieter Dorrestein, UCSD
Adventures with Membrane Proteins: From Antibodies to Taste Perception Oct 28, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:30 PM 125 Chapman,
Sharon Hilgen-Willis, Integral Molecular
7th Annual Coping with Cancer Symposium Oct 30, 2015 from 07:30 AM to 03:00 PM Rizzo Conference Center<br>150 Dubose Home Ln, Chapel Hill, NC,
Join us on Friday, October 30, 2015 for the 7th Annual Coping with Cancer Symposium, being held at the Rizzo Center in Chapel Hill. This year's event, titled "Identification and Management of Late Effects of Cancer Treatment" will feature multidisciplinary presentations of the latest advances in acute, long-term, chronic and late effects of treatment, including psychosocial consequences and surveillance for recurrence within the cancer survivorship population.
Bacillus as a Heterologous Platform for Peptide Drug Discovery Nov 04, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM 116 Beard,
Rachel Bleich, CBMC
Head For The Cure 5K Nov 07, 2015 from 08:00 AM to 11:00 AM Koka Booth Amphitheatre ,
Run to raise awareness and funding for brain cancer at the Head For The Cure Foundation's 5K on November 7, 2015 at Koka Booth Amphitheatre. Join a team or start your own to help reach the NC Triangle's goal of raising $35,000.
2015 Raleigh LUNGe Forward 5K Run, Walk & Rally Nov 07, 2015 from 08:30 AM to 11:00 AM MidTown Park Amphitheatre at North Hills, Raleigh NC,
Join the Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina on November 7 at Midtown Park for the 2015 Raleigh LUNGe Forward Run, Walk & Rally! Choose from a 5K or 1 mile for both aduls and children. Can't make the race? You can "Lounge for Lung Cancer" and support from your pajamas on Event Day! They will mail you your t-shirt within 2 weeks of the event. Lung cancer survivors run for free.
Photoresponsive Release of Therapeutics Delivered via Erythrocyte Carriers: A Movement Towards Preclinical Studies Nov 11, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:20 PM 116 Beard,
Christina Marvin, Chemistry
Target Class Approaches for Identifying Peptide-Like Ligands of Methyl Lysine Readers Nov 18, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:30 PM 116 Beard,
Kim Barnash, CBMC
Post-Translational Modifications in DNA Damage Response Dec 02, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:30 PM 125 Chapman,
Georges Mer, Mayo Clinic