UNC Lineberger's 2016 Geriatric Oncology Research Symposium will feature seven presentations and panel discussions focused on muscle mass, aging and function: cancer outcomes in older patients. The symposium is free but pre-registration is requested.
Erica Pawlak, PhD, NanoStrings Technologies, will discuss the nCounter Analysis System, a digital nucleic acid quantification platform used for gene expression, RNA:Protein, single cell, miRNA, lncRNA, CNV, and ChIP/RIP-String analysis projects and applications.
Robert Croyle, PhD, director of the Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences at the National Cancer Institute, will speak about the latest developments in cancer control and population sciences. The talk is sponsored by the Cancer Prevention and Control/Cancer Control Education Program.
Breakfast Seminar: Bradford Hesse, Chief, NCI's Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch
Connected Health in Cancer: Implications for Policy and High Priority Research
This month's seminar series will feature talks from Brittany Bowman (Major Lab) and Jason Tam (Ting Lab).
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for and online, interactive telehealth lecture with Stephan Moll, MD. This lecture will help you understand what a blood clot is, your risk factors, and steps you can take to prevent them. Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, family, friends, and care givers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us. Every lecture has a question and answer (Q & A) section at the end so feel free to ask the presenter for clarification or more information! While these lectures are viewable online, we recommend watching them at one of our Lunch and Learn sites. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive telehealth lecture with Stephan Moll, MD. This lecture will help you understand what a blood clot is, your risk factors, and steps you can take to prevent them. Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, family, friends, and care givers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us.
A group of new trainees has recently been appointed to the ITCMS, this month we will host a meet and greet to allow them to meet one another and interact with past ITCMS trainees.
David Huntsman, MD, FRCPC, FCCMG, Dr. Chew Wei Memorial Professor of Gynaecologic Oncology, UBC, Professor, Departments of Pathology and Lab Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynaecology, UBC, Director of OvCaRe, Vancouver General Hospital, BC Cancer Agency and UBC
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with David Van Duin, MD. Med/Surg lectures offer ANCC, ASRT, & CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. While we invite anyone interested to view our lectures, participants wishing to obtain credit should be connected to a physical site with a coordinator. Please contact us for more information and to be connected with your site coordinator.