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Clinical trials framework proposed to bring cancer treatments to sub-Saharan Africa

Clinical trials framework proposed to bring cancer treatments to sub-Saharan Africa

In the journal PLOS Medicine, Satish Gopal, MD, MPH, cancer program director for UNC-Project Malawi, outlined a framework to design studies and bring cancer therapies to sub-Saharan Africa in the absence of clinical trial data specific to the region’s population and health care infrastructure.

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Duke Endowment grant to help UNC Lineberger roll out lay patient navigation program across N.C.

Duke Endowment grant to help UNC Lineberger roll out lay patient navigation program across N.C.

Thomas C. Shea, MD, associate director for Outreach Programs at UNC Cancer Network, and Jean Sellers, RN, MSN, clinical administrative director at UNC Cancer Network, will use the $600,000 grant to help implement the UNC Lay Patient Navigation Program in 10 hospitals and cancer care facilities that collectively cover a wide geographic region of the state.

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Clark, Freeman selected for 2017 Pope Clinical Fellows Awards

Clark, Freeman selected for 2017 Pope Clinical Fellows Awards

Leslie Clark, MD, and Ashley Freeman, MD, were honored with the 2017 Pope Clinical Fellows Awards for demonstrating excellence in cancer research and in clinical oncology practice.

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UNC Lineberger-Sylvia Lauterborn Oncology Nursing Fellows honored with celebration

UNC Lineberger-Sylvia Lauterborn Oncology Nursing Fellows honored with celebration

Faculty and staff from UNC Lineberger and the UNC School of Nursing gathered together on Monday, June 26, to honor students Jackie Balliot, Madison Morgan and Kaitlyn Pickert upon completion of their oncology nursing fellowship program.

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