UNC Lineberger's 2013 Scientific Retreat features "TED talks"

More than 200 faculty, students and fellows gathered at the Carolina Club to hear ten-minute "TED talks" by 11 faculty recently recruited to UNC.

The UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center held its Annual Scientific Retreat on May 22 at the Carolina Club. The program featured ten-minute "TED talks" by 11 faculty recently recruited to UNC, as well as a State of the Center talk by Center Director Shelley Earp.  A poster session and reception with more than 50 posters by students, fellows, and residents followed the program.  The top three posters in each of three categories (basic science, clinical/translational science, population science) took home cash prizes ranging from $100 to $250.  More than 200 attended the annual event.  

To view a list of poster award winners, PDFs of the presentations, and a brief slide show of the event, please click here.

Date: June 4, 2013