The UNC Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology is proud to present the 7th Annual Pedal for Peds Bike Ride. The event will be held Saturday, Oct. 8, at UNC's Cary Wellness Center. Ride 7, 10 or up to 50 miles on the beautiful American Tobacco Trail. Participants are welcome to ride all or part of the route. 100 percent of all proceeds raised by this event will be used to support our mission to care for and cure all children with cancer and blood disorders in the state of North Carolina.
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of NC Race 13.1 Raleigh - Fall half marathon, 10K and Lineberger 5K returns to the City of Oaks!
Tony Williams Lobby (Main Lobby)
Join UNC Lineberger at the N.C. Cancer Hospital on Thursday, Oct. 6, at the Tony Williams Lobby in the N.C. Cancer Hospital for the 2016 UNC Oncology Excellence Award Ceremony. The Oncology Excellence Awards are given in memory of Charmayne Gray, an oncology nurse practitioner at the N.C. Cancer Hospital who passed away in 2002. Awards will be given for oncology nursing as well as oncology service. Nominations are now open.
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
Join Coach Williams and members of the Carolina men’s basketball family on Monday, Oct. 3, as they kick off opening day of the 2016-17 men’s basketball season at Roy Williams’ Fast Break Against Cancer, presented by Atlantic Packaging. Tickets are on sale now and we expect to sell out.
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive telehealth lecture with John Baron, MD. Participants can expect to learn how every day common drugs may have unexpected health benefits. Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, family, friends, and care givers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us.
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Stephanie Wheeler, PhD. Med/Surg lectures offer ANCC, ASRT, & 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.
Alison Xiaoqiao Xie, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, UNC-CH
Take the Initiative! By joining and fundraising for the Lung Cancer Initiative's Raleigh LUNGe Forward, you create hope for all those affected by lung cancer in North Carolina. This year's event will take place on Sunday, Sept. 25 at North Hills in Raleigh. The top ten fundraising teams will be acknowledged on event day. Fundraising will remain open through the end of the year.
Dario Vignali, PhD, Vice Chair and Professor of Immunology, Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Co-Leader of Cancer Immunology Program, Co-Director of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI)