Future events

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

  • 2017-05-10T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-05-10T13:00:00-04:00
We 10. May.

May 10, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Kim Keller, RN, MSN, OCN. The alternate methods of treatment offered through clinical trials have the potential to offer improved outcomes for some cancer patients. This lecture will focus on the role nursing plays in providing education and follow up to patients interested in or involved in clinical trials. RN and Allied Health lectures offer CNE and ASRT continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites.

  • 2017-05-19T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-05-19T13:00:00-04:00
Fr 19. May.

May 19, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with David W. Ollila, MD, and Andrea Saccone Snyder. The Melanoma Research Foundation estimates more than 160,000 Americans will be diagnosed with melanoma in 2017. Learn about early detection methods from non-traditional healthcare providers and the therapeutic progress in metastatic melanoma. Community 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. Every lecture has a question and answer section at the end so feel free to ask the presenter for clarification or more information. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites.

  • 2017-05-22T00:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-05-23T23:59:59-04:00
Mo 22. May.

May 22, 2017 to May 23, 2017
Friday Center, Chapel Hill, NC

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center will host its 41st annual scientific symposium on May 22-23, 2017, at the Friday Center, Chapel Hill, NC. The meeting's theme will be Developmental Signal Transduction Pathway in Cancer.

  • 2017-05-24T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-05-24T13:00:00-04:00
We 24. May.

May 24, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture Ethan Basch, MD, MSc. Patient reported outcomes of symptoms, quality of life, and functional status can be used to assess and improve quality of care for cancer patients. This lecture will provide an overview of current news and advances in this area of research. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites.

  • 2017-06-14T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-06-14T13:00:00-04:00
We 14. Jun.

Jun 14, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Amy DePue, BS, RN, OCN, CBCN and Jacquelyn Webb, RN, BSN, OCN. Collaboration among care team members is critical when working with oncology patients that have complex needs. This lecture will provide information and strategies on how teamwork can promote patient-centered care and lead to improved outcomes. RN and Allied Health lectures offer CNE and ASRT continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. We invite anyone interested to view our lectures. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites.

  • 2017-06-28T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-06-28T13:00:00-04:00
We 28. Jun.

Jun 28, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Brandi Reeves, MD. Approaches to treatment for patients with relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma requires evaluation of previous treatments, the toxicities associated with them, and an assessment of prognostic factors. This lecture will share updates and new options of treatment for this disease. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. We invite anyone interested to view our lectures. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites.