Future events

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

  • 2018-02-02T08:50:00-05:00
  • 2018-02-02T16:30:00-05:00
Fr 2. Feb.

Feb 02, 2018 from 08:50 AM to 04:30 PM
The William and Ida Friday Center, Grumman Auditorium, 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-1020

The incidence of melanoma continues to rise rapidly in this country. Increasingly, the management of the melanoma patient requires multiple healthcare providers. This course is specifically designed for a multidisciplinary view of the care of the melanoma patient. The course faculty will examine common clinical issues which often confront the clinician and provide information that will help in their clinical decision making.

  • 2018-02-07T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2018-02-07T13:00:00-05:00
We 7. Feb.

Feb 07, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Samantha Meltzer-Brody MD, MPH. Provider burnout and compassion fatigue can impact both personal health and professional performance. This lecture will multiple strategies at the personal and system level that can be employed to mitigate the symptoms and move toward prevention. 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 Zoom Webinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about Zoom Webinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.

  • 2018-02-13T09:30:00-05:00
  • 2018-02-13T10:30:00-05:00
Tu 13. Feb.

Feb 13, 2018 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM
1131 Bioinformatics Auditorium

Francisco Quintana, PhD, Harvard, Brigham and Women's Hospital

  • 2018-02-21T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2018-02-21T13:00:00-05:00
We 21. Feb.

Feb 21, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Chad Pecot, MD. This lecture will describe the rationale behind using immunotherapy in lung cancer, the current standard of care use of immunotherapy, and future directions. 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 Zoom Webinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about Zoom Webinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.

  • 2018-02-26T13:00:00-05:00
  • 2018-02-26T14:00:00-05:00
Mo 26. Feb.

Feb 26, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network and the NC Community Colleges for an online, interactive oncology lecture. Lyn Filip, RN, BSN, OCN will discuss information about the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment for cervical cancer. The presentation will also share information about specials considerations for caring for patients with this diagnosis and information that can be shared with all individuals about ways to prevent this type of cancer. Every lecture has a question and answer (Q & A) section at the end, so feel free to ask the presenters for clarification or more information. Use the link provided to register to attend via GoToWebinar.

  • 2018-03-09T08:00:00-05:00
  • 2018-03-09T18:00:00-05:00
Fr 9. Mar.

Mar 09, 2018 from 08:00 AM to 06:00 PM

The National Cancer Institute-funded Geographical Management of Cancer Health Disparities Program (GMaP) Region 1-South, including North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee, will host a free one-day symposium at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill on March 9, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. ET. This symposium aims to allow researchers to exchange cancer health disparities research findings, network with other scholars, promote research collaborations and learn about NCI Continuing Umbrella of Research Experiences (CURE) Program Funding. Please register online in advance.