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.

Pig Out for the Cure Oct 13, 2017 from 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM
Pig Out for the Cure is a charity BBQ fundraising effort by the agents of the Chapel Hill & Pittsboro offices of Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston in conjunction with the HPW Foundation. Proceeds from the effort benefit UNC Lineberger. Fundraising starts with appealing to local business and individuals to become sponsors and support the cause. It culminates in a celebration of sponsors, fundraisers and the sale of BBQ plates from Gillis's BBQ.
Medical and Surgical Oncology Lecture: The Role of Radiation Therapy in Advanced and Metastatic Disease Oct 25, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Kevin Pearlstein, MD. Radiation therapy is a successful, time-efficient, well-tolerated, and cost-effective intervention that can be crucial for the appropriate delivery of care for patients with advanced and metastatic disease This lecture will explore current standards of care and promising advances with this type of treatment. 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 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.
Community Lunch and Learn: Lecture on Cancer - An Update on Breast Cancer: Prevention, Treatment, and Survivorship Oct 27, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with Carey Anders, MD. Researchers around the world are working to find better ways to prevent, detect, and treat breast cancer to improve the quality of life of patients and survivors. Learn about the progress that is being made. Community Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, family, friends, and care givers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us. Every lecture has a question and answer section at the end so feel free to ask the presenter for clarification or more information. 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.
Kidney Cancer Patient, Survivor and Caregiver Conference Dec 09, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 02:30 PM The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education, 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill,
Join UNC Lineberger and the Kidney Cancer Association for this annual conference on December 9, 2017, from 8 am - 2:30 pm at The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill. This special event is free, but please register online in advance.