Online telehealth lecture featuring Matthew Milowsky,MD. Recent therapeutic advances have led to a significant improvement in survival for men with advanced prostate cancer. This activity will review novel hormonal, bone targeted and immune-based therapies in the management of men with castration-resistant metastatic disease and a new role for docetaxel chemotherapy in patients with castration-sensitive metastatic disease. Med/Surg lectures offer ANCC, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. Presented by the UNC Cancer Network.
Frederick Wilson, MD, PhD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Lowe Center for Thoracic Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
DEPArray™ Digital Sorting of 100% Pure Cells to Resolve Heterogeneity on Low Input and Low Cellularity Samples
New technology seminar hosted by Silicon Biosciences and sponsored by the Pre-Clinical Genomic Pathology Lab (gPATH) and the RAM Lab, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Genomics. Silicon COO Raimo Tanzi will address the principles of operation of the technology, its main applications and a demonstration of results on pure cells.
Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) & Biomedical Informatics Data Linkage Seminar Series: Tim Carey, MD, MPH. Presented by the North Carolina Translational & Clinical Sciences Institute
Join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Dr. Thomas Shea, MD. This lecture will offer ANCC, ASRT, and CME 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.
Frances Balkwill, OBE, FMedSci, Professor of Cancer Biology, Barts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary, University of London, Centre Lead, Centre for Cancer and Information, Director, Centre of the Cell
Cell fate control by integrated E2F, FOXO, and AKT signaling in retinal progenitor cells and retinoblastoma
Timothy Hallstrom, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota
Jikui Song, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, University of California, Riverside
Please join the North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute to welcome and learn more about research partner N.C. A&T. N.C. A&T, will share an overview of their research strengths for collaborative opportunities and a few of the current projects in the works. Refreshments will be served.
Cancer Transitions is a free program that runs for 4-6 weeks, beginning May 3, 2016. Each weekly session lasts for 2 - 2 1/2 hours and includes information on nutrition, exercise, coping with stress, and medical care, plus delicious healthy snacks. This program is open to cancer patients who have completed treatment and their loved ones.