Events in October 2016

This is a list of upcoming seminars and symposiums.

  • 2016-10-05T16:00:00-04:00
  • 2016-10-05T17:00:00-04:00
We 5. Oct.

Oct 05, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center

Professor Anthony Swerdlow, Principal Investigator of the Breakthrough Generations Cohort, Epidemiologist and Head of the Epidemiology Section, The Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK, and Minouk Schoemaker, PhD, Staff Epidemiologist, The Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK

  • 2016-10-12T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2016-10-12T13:00:00-04:00
We 12. Oct.

Oct 12, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Michelle Gardiner, PharmD. RN/Allied Health lectures offer ANCC and ASRT continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. While we invite anyone interested to view our lectures, participants wishing to obtain credit should be connected to a physical site with a coordinator. Please contact us for more information and to be connected with your site coordinator.

  • 2016-10-12T16:00:00-04:00
  • 2016-10-12T17:00:00-04:00
We 12. Oct.

Oct 12, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room

Jason Locasale, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Duke University

  • 2016-10-13T08:55:00-04:00
  • 2016-10-13T16:15:00-04:00
Th 13. Oct.

Oct 13, 2016 from 08:55 AM to 04:15 PM
G100 Bondurant Hall

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is hosting its annual research symposium to celebrate its research endeavors. This year’s symposium is coupled with a recognition of Dr. William Kaufmann that includes presentations by Nobel Laureate Dr. Aziz Sancar, Dr. Ned Sharpless, and Dr. Marila Cordeiro-Stone.

  • 2016-10-18T08:30:00-04:00
  • 2016-10-18T17:00:00-04:00
Tu 18. Oct.

Oct 18, 2016 from 08:30 AM to 05:00 PM
William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education, Chapel Hill, NC

UNC Lineberger's 41st Annual Postdoc-Faculty day will take place at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill, NC.

  • 2016-10-18T16:00:00-04:00
  • 2016-10-18T21:00:00-04:00
Tu 18. Oct.

Oct 18, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Hilton Durham, 3800 Hillsborough Road, Durham, NC 27705

The half-day meeting provides an update on the science driving new thinking in breast cancer management and the associated clinical benefits for patients. Attendees will improve their knowledge of novel treatment approaches and reinforce their confidence in applying state-of-the-art treatment strategies.

  • 2016-10-19T16:00:00-04:00
  • 2016-10-19T17:00:00-04:00
We 19. Oct.

Oct 19, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger

Kyle Miller, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular and Biosciences, Institute of Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Texas at Austin

  • 2016-10-20T09:15:00-04:00
  • 2016-10-20T11:00:00-04:00
Th 20. Oct.

Oct 20, 2016 from 09:15 AM to 11:00 AM
North Carolina Biotechnology Center Auditorium, RTP

The Comparative Medicine Institute at NC State and the North Carolina Rare Diseases Council invite you to this special seminar. Dr. Rainier Storb is a world renowned scientist whose research has helped thousands of patients, including many with rare diseases. Preregistration is requested.

  • 2016-10-22T07:15:00-04:00
  • 2016-10-22T15:30:00-04:00
Sa 22. Oct.

Oct 22, 2016 from 07:15 AM to 03:30 PM
The Carolina Inn, 11 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516

Primary care providers are seeing an increasing number of cancer survivors in their practices. They are more likely than oncologists to manage chronic pain, address psychosocial concerns and refer appropriately to hospice. However, general medical training in cancer primarily focuses on the acute phase in the inpatient setting. This year’s conference will present evidence-based approaches primary care providers can incorporate into their practice to ensure that patients living with advanced cancer receive the high quality care they deserve.