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June 6 is National Cancer Survivors Day!


Join us in celebrating National Cancer Survivors Day on June 6, 2021!

It’s a special day when people across North Carolina and around the country will be celebrating friends and loved ones who have experienced cancer or are battling it now.


Survivorship at UNC Lineberger

Watch cancer survivors share their stories of survivorship and why this day is so special.

UNC Lineberger’s Survivorship Program

What is cancer survivorship and who is a survivor? Learn more about the survivorship resources available at UNC Lineberger and creating a survivorship care plan.

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Cancer Transitions Wellness Workshop

Cancer Transitions is a free program that includes information on nutrition, exercise, coping with stress, and medical care. This program is open to cancer patients who have completed treatment and their loved ones.

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Carterri Woodrum


“You’ll get through it, and after doing so you will realize you can face anything; you won’t be afraid of anything.”

– Carterri Woodrum, breast and colon cancer survivor


Celebrate Survivors

Survivors, family members, friends and community supporters are sharing special messages for cancer survivors. Share what cancer survivorship means to you or celebrate the cancer survivors in your life.

Share Your Message


Support Survivorship

Generous partners like you are at the heart of every new discovery and every
lifesaving breakthrough here at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.
It’s because of you that many cancer survivors are alive to share their story.
Thank you for standing with them in the fight against cancer.
Together, we will reach the day when all cancer patients are survivors!

Make a gift to honor a friend or loved one who has experienced cancer

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