Rugang Zhang, PhD, Associate Professor, Gene Expression and Regulation Program, The Wistar Institute
Shaomeng Wang, University of Michigan
Mark your calendars for the UNC Lineberger Annual Scientific Retreat, being held on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 from 1:00 until 6:00 p.m. at the Carolina Club. This year’s program will feature an array of faculty presentations, three presentations by current trainees, and a State of the Cancer Center talk by our Director, Dr. Sharpless. Registration will close on Tuesday, August 25.
Joshua Munger, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, The University of Rochester Medical Center
Mark Zylka, PhD Associate Professor Cell Biology and Physiology, UNC
Rodolphe Barrangou, Ph.D., North Carolina State University
300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC
A great weekend of incredible music supporting the Be Loud Sophie Foundation returns to the Cat’s Cradle on August 28 and 29. Performances will include Southern Culture on the Skids, John Howie Jr. & The Rosewood Bluff, Dillon Fence, Preeesh! (a supergroup with many familiar faces) The Veldt and a great Saturday afternoon showcase especially for young adults and their families. Tickets are on sale now!
Bobby Arora, NYU
Brixx Wood Fired Pizza is about to combine two of our favorite things: raising funds for patients and their families being treated at NC Cancer Hospital and UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center and PIZZA! Stop by any of the Brixx locations on Wednesday, August 26- between 11:00 am and 1:00 am - and bring these BRIXX BUXX with you. Present your Brixx Buxx flyer and Brixx will donate $3 per 10" pizza and 1" per kids pizza to help cancer patients and their families in our state. Want to enjoy a night in? It works for take-out too!
Robert C. Reynolds, Ph.D., Research Professor of Chemistry, the University of Alabama at Birmingham