Interventions to Improve Colorectal Cancer Screening in Vulnerable Populations
Lydia Bourouiba, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
April's meeting will feature a journal club, where we will highlight groups with in the LCCC/ITCMS family that are responsible for novel scientific advancements.
Part of the Pharmacology Seminar Series. Andrea Ventura, MD, PhD, Associate Member, Cancer Biology and Genetics Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Melissa Troester, PhD. Participants will learn about the subtypes of breast cancer and how they are identified with tissue biomarkers, differences in risk factor and survivorship profiles for breast cancer subtypes, and racial disparities in incidence and mortality from breast cancer and the research challenges for understanding and resolving disparities.
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Melissa Troester, PhD. Participants will learn about the subtypes of breast cancer and how they are identified with tissue biomarkers, differences in risk factor and survivorship profiles for breast cancer subtypes, and racial disparities in incidence and mortality from breast cancer and the research challenges for understanding and resolving disparities. Med/Surg Oncology Lectures offer CME, ANCC, and ASRT 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.
Androgen Recepotr Activity Abnormality in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Defined by Functional Enhancer RNAs
Haojie Huang, PhD, Professor, Department of Biochemistry/Molecular Biology and Urology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
This presentation of Cancer Transitions will be conducted in Spanish, and will runs from April 14 until May 19. Each weekly session lasts for 2 - 2 1/2 hours and includes information on nutrition, exercise, coping with stress, and medical care, plus delicious healthy snacks. This program is open to cancer patients who have completed treatment and their loved ones.
Susan Slaugenhaupt, PhD, Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital Research Institute and Harvard Medical School
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive telehealth lecture with Lyn Filip, RN, BSN, OCN. Participants can expect to learn more about the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and its connection to cancer. Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, 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's 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.