Basch elected to American Society of Clinical Oncology Board of Directors

December 20, 2018

The board, elected by ASCO’s member oncologists, is comprised of cancer physicians and clinical researchers who volunteer their time with ASCO. Basch is a medical oncologist and distinguished professor in the UNC School of Medicine Division of Hematology/Oncology and a professor in the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. He also is director of … Continued

Oncology Excellence Awards celebrate compassion and commitment

October 20, 2016

North Carolina Cancer Hospital’s Tony Williams Lobby was filled with friends, family and colleagues to celebrate Deborah Ballard, RN, MSN, ANP-C, OCN, Kristi Geib, RN, MSN, CPNP, CPON, Pearl Langhorne, and Jennifer Spring, RD, CSO, LDN, who received 2016 Oncology Excellence Awards.

Sharpless featured in IBM podcast series highlighting innovators

August 3, 2015

Each month, the technology company IBM releases a podcast called “Wild Ducks,” focusing on world-changing people and ideas. For the month of July, IBM came to UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center to learn about personalized medicine and meet their newest Wild Duck – Ned Sharpless, MD, UNC Lineberger Director and Wellcome Distinguished Professor in Cancer Research at the UNC School of Medicine.