Kenneth C. Williams, Ph.D., Boston College
100 Friday Center Dr.
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
UNC Lineberger's 40th Annual Postdoc-Faculty day will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill, NC. Registration is now open.
Unlocking Cryptic Biosynthesis Pathways in Burkholderia Cenocepacia to Discover Small-Molecule Contributors of Pathogenesis
Ashely Kretsch, Chemistry
Chapel Hill, NC
On Friday, October 2, come hang out with Coach Roy Williams, his assistant coaches and legendary Tar Heel Broadcaster Woody Durham as they tip-off the 2015-16 Men’s Basketball season at this seated breakfast and one-of-a-kind live auction event. All proceeds benefit critical cancer research, prevention and treatment programs in our community!
31 Woodfin St, Asheville, NC 28801
In partnership with the Mountain Area Health Education Center, this all-day Continuing Medical Education Conference is provided through leadership of the course director Dr. Jared Weiss from the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. The event will focus on tissue acquisition, predictive markers and prognostic markers to improve cancer care for lung cancer, colon cancer, melanoma and leukemia/lymphoma. 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits are available for this educational activity.
Tarun Kapoor, Rockefeller University
7729 Kepley Road, Chapel Hill, NC
After the inaugural event last fall, we're going back to the farm to do it again! This year's Farm Party - a barbecue and oyster roast benefiting UNC Lineberger - will be catered by Fig & Honey from Chapel Hill. The Major Sevens are back to perform their acoustic bluegrass music. Silent auction items to come.
Michael Fischbach, USCF
The 9th Chapel Hill Pharmaceutical Sciences Conference will be held at the Carolina Club, Chapel Hill on Thursday, October 15. The theme of the Conference is Frontiers in Chemical Biology: Transforming Drug Discovery. Featured speakers include Kevan Shokat (UCSF), Tom Muir (Princeton), Donald McDonnell (Duke), Bryan Roth (UNC), Stephen Fesik (Vanderbilt), Brian Shoichet (UCSF), Stephen Frye (UNC) and Tom Kodadek (Scripps). The registration is free, but is required by September 30 to attend the Conference. There is also a poster session at the Conference, and all posters are eligible for competition of poster awards. Students and postdoctoral fellows are highly encouraged to submit poster abstracts.
101 Manning Dr, Chapel Hill, NC
The UNC Oncology Excellence Awards recognize employees at UNC who are devoted to the care of individuals with cancer and to the oncology specialty. There are separate categories for nursing and administrative/clinical staff. Join us in the main lobby of the N.C. Cancer Hospital on October 15, 2015 from 4-5 pm to recognize winners of the award.