Events in March 2014

UNC Lineberger offers a variety of events for supporters, patients and their families, and scientists and physicians.

  • 2014-03-20T13:00:00-04:00
  • 2014-03-20T17:00:00-04:00
Th 20. Mar.

Mar 20, 2014 from 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Koury Oral Health Sciences Building, UNC School of Dentistry

This special symposium will honor the scientific contributions of Dr. Robert Millikan to understanding the causes of breast cancer, especially among African-American women. The symposium will provide an overview of the Carolina Breast Cancer Study the landmark study that Dr. Millikan led as well as a current perspective on the epidemiology and biology of breast cancer. The role of science and breast cancer advocacy, an area of commitment to Dr. Millikan, will also be discussed. Presentations will be provided by Dr. Millikan’s UNC colleagues and other national leaders in breast cancer research.

  • 2014-03-21T09:00:00-04:00
  • 2014-03-21T11:00:00-04:00
Fr 21. Mar.

Mar 21, 2014 from 09:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Patient and Family Resource Center

A time to meet other patients and caregivers. There is coffee, and arts and crafts.

  • 2014-03-21T09:00:00-04:00
  • 2014-03-21T12:00:00-04:00
Fr 21. Mar.

Mar 21, 2014 from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Patient and Family Resource Center

A free clinic staffed by UNC law students and volunteer attorneys who can provide legal assistance.

  • 2014-03-21T13:00:00-04:00
  • 2014-03-21T14:30:00-04:00
Fr 21. Mar.

Mar 21, 2014 from 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
2301 McGavran-Greenberg Hall

The Robert C. Millikan Cancer Epidemiology Seminar will be "Reproductive Factors in Relation to ER- Breast Cancer in African American Women: Results from the Black Women’s Health Study and the AMBER Consortium" by Julie R. Palmer, ScD, Professor of Epidemiology at the Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University

  • 2014-03-21T13:00:00-04:00
  • 2014-03-21T14:30:00-04:00
Fr 21. Mar.

Mar 21, 2014 from 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
2301 McGavran-Greenberg Hall

The Robert C. Millikan Cancer Epidemiology Seminar will be "Reproductive Factors in Relation to ER- Breast Cancer in African American Women: Results from the Black Women’s Health Study and the AMBER Consortium" by Julie R. Palmer, ScD, Professor of Epidemiology at the Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University

  • 2014-03-22T08:00:00-04:00
  • 2014-03-22T12:00:00-04:00
Sa 22. Mar.

Mar 22, 2014 from 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bynum Circle, Chapel Hill

Every year, the members of Zeta Tau Alpha at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill hold the Franklin 5K to raise money for breast cancer research and awareness. One of the race's beneficiaries is the UNC Lineberger Cancer Center. The course takes runners around the Chapel Hill campus and surrounding neighborhoods. Prizes are awarded to the top runners in each age group at the after race party, which is accompanied by free food and local talent.