Events in week 49

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

  • 2016-12-08T13:00:00-05:00
  • 2016-12-08T14:00:00-05:00
Th 8. Dec.

Dec 08, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
MacNider 321

The advent of new technologies that allow analysis of entire genomes presents many challenges to the researcher. A great deal of information is obtained through genomic sequencing and such information is highly heterogeneous, ranging from frankly uninterpretable to highly informative regarding the risk for future health conditions. Jim Evans, MD, PhD, will discuss some of these challenges and a variety of potential solutions.

  • 2016-12-10T15:00:00-05:00
  • 2016-12-10T23:59:59-05:00
Sa 10. Dec.

Dec 10, 2016 from 03:00 PM
Saint Matthew AME Church, 1629 Bennett Street, Raleigh, NC

The Bobby F. Garrett Benefit Concert is an inspirational annual event featuring gospel groups from across the Triangle and beyond. The concert is held in loving memory of Bobby Fletcher Garrett, who was an 11-year cancer survivor. Proceeds from the Bobby F. Garrett Cancer Benefit Concert leading-edge head and neck cancer research at UNC Lineberger under the leadership and direction of Dr. Neil Hayes.