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Giving Undergraduate Students the Opportunity to Join the Fight Against Cancer, July 2022

June 28, 2022

The Carolina Cancer Association (CCA) is a group focused on providing undergraduate students with the chance to gain insight into cancer research and patient care. Students can attend oncology research symposiums, shadow oncology researchers, volunteer, and receive free resources for graduate school and medical school admissions through a partnership with The Princeton Review, BeMo Academic … Continued

From the Telehealth Director, June 2022

May 31, 2022

Dear UNC Lineberger Cancer Network Friend, I want to take a moment to acknowledge the recent tragedies in Uvalde, Buffalo, and elsewhere in the US. These events have brought unimaginable sorrow and suffering to the families of those killed and injured. They have added heavily to the collective tragedy of gun violence in our nation. … Continued

19 New Self-Paced Online Courses for Investigators, May 2022

April 29, 2022

Developing, writing, operationalizing, and conducting clinical trials is incredibly complex. To aid in investigator continuing education about some of these complex processes, the UNCLCN and UNC Lineberger Sponsored Clinical Research Services have put together 19 self-paced, online courses for investigators. They cover a variety of topics including the creation of a clinical trial, responsibilities associated … Continued

Working to Reduce the Side Effects of Chemotherapy

April 6, 2022

  Please tell us about your career trajectory. Help us understand how you became a medical oncologist and what led you to pursue managing the side effects of chemotherapy? When I entered medical school, I did not know what specialty I wanted to pursue, and I enjoyed anatomy and thus thought about becoming a surgeon. … Continued

Exercise and Cancer Go Hand and Hand, March 2022

February 28, 2022

Carly Bailey is the Director of Physical Activity and Integrative Oncology at UNC Cancer Center. She is a graduate of The University of South Carolina’s undergraduate curriculum in exercise science and UNC-Chapel Hill’s graduate curriculum in exercise physiology. Carly gained experience as a research coordinator for exercise oncology studies at UNC and then as the … Continued