On Nov. 20, we will come together to brainstorm about how to train the people who are involved in Biomedical Research, now or in the future — including Principal Investigators, students, and ALL members of research teams. Susan Pusek, MPH, MS, Director of Education and Training Programs at NC TraCS will kick off the discussion with an overview of what TraCS currently offers. She will also offer insight into the national discussion taking place in regards to CTSA training priorities.
100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
There is still time to register! Join UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center experts, patients, caregivers and supporters on Thursday, Nov. 19 at Cancer Care and Older Adults: A Public Forum. This free, public forum features talks and workshops on leading-edge research about cancer and aging as well as tools for making the most of life during and after cancer, keeping fit and active, and tips for caregivers. Registration is now open, but will close at 12 pm on Oct. 18.
Nir Ben-Tal, PhD, Tel Aviv University
Eric Hekler, Assistant Professor, School of Nutrition and Health Promotion. Arizona State University
Yong Wan, PhD, Professor, Department of Cell Biology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Kim Barnash, CBMC
Antonio T. Baines, Ph.D., Associate Professor - Department of Biological & Biomedical Sciences, Cancer Research Program, JLCBiomedical/ Biotechnology Research Institute, North Carolina Central University, Adjunct Associate Professor of Pharmacology, UNC-Chapel Hill
Jill Dowen, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology; and Biochemistry & Biophysics, UNC at Chapel Hill
John Kirby, Ph.D., University of Iowa
Keynote Speaker: Raphael Valdivia, PhD, Associate Professor, Vice Dean for Basic Research, Duke Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke University School of Medicine