115 West Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC 27278
Join the Triangle Chapter of the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) on Monday, March 30 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at the Hot Tin Roof Bar in Hillsborough, where BCAN Triangle Chapter members will serve as guest bartenders during that time and receive 10% of the income and tips! Live music will be provided by the Maddog Blues Band.
Every year, the members of Zeta Tau Alpha at UNC-Chapel Hill hold the Franklin 5K to raise money for breast cancer research and awareness. Other than UNC Lineberger, the race benefits Relay for Life of UNC, the Arc of the Triangle, Ashton's Angels, and the ZTA Foundation. Join us on Saturday, March 28 for this 26th annual race!
"Addressing Equity at the Intersection of Health & Employment"
Alba Guarné, PhD, Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences at McMaster University
Susan Golden, Ph.D., University of California, San Diego
Bringing a geriatric perspective to the treatment of older adults with acute myeloid leukemia
The Science of Breast Cancer Disparities: A Symposium in Honor of the Carolina Breast Cancer Study and Robert Millikan
This special symposium will honor the scientific contributions of Dr. Robert Millikan to understanding the causes of breast cancer, especially among African-American women. The symposium will provide an overview of the Carolina Breast Cancer Study the landmark study that Dr. Millikan led as well as a current perspective on the epidemiology and biology of breast cancer. The role of science and breast cancer advocacy, an area of commitment to Dr. Millikan, will also be discussed. Presentations will be provided by Dr. Millikan’s UNC colleagues and other national leaders in breast cancer research.
Discussions about end-of-life care planning between clinicians and patients with metastatic lung or colorectal cancer: Work from the CanCORS study
Chromatin architecture, CTCF and V(D)J recombination: Managing long-distance relationships at the Tcra/Tcrd locus
Michael S. Krangel, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Immunology, Duke University Medical Center
Mark E. Robson, MD, Clinical Director, Clinical Genetics Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center