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Sharpless sworn in as National Cancer Institute director

Sharpless sworn in as National Cancer Institute director

Norman E. Sharpless, MD, who served as director of the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center from January 2014-June 2017, was formally sworn in as director of the National Cancer Institute on Oct. 17.

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Scientific retreat highlights faculty research, cancer center initiatives

Scientific retreat highlights faculty research, cancer center initiatives

During the annual UNC Lineberger Scientific Retreat on Oct. 10, Interim Director Shelton "Shelley" Earp shared his assessment of current and future research initiatives. Eight center researchers gave presentations on their work, and a poster competition highlighted the work of graduate students and post-doctoral fellows.

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UNC Lineberger postdoctoral fellows receive Pagano Award

UNC Lineberger postdoctoral fellows receive Pagano Award

This year’s recipients of The Joseph S. Pagano Award are Rajarshi Choudhury, PhD, Rui Lu, PhD, and George Souroullas, PhD.

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Wheeler awarded UNC’s Hettleman Prize for Artistic and Scholarly Achievement

Wheeler awarded UNC’s Hettleman Prize for Artistic and Scholarly Achievement

University of North Carolina recognizes Stephanie Wheeler, PhD, for her research using mathematical modeling and systems thinking to address complex health services and policy questions.

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