851 Partners Way Raleigh, NC 27606
PurpleStride is the signature event of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. Each year, in communities across the country, tens of thousands of people participate in more than 56 PurpleStride events, including PurpleStride Raleigh-Durham. These events are critical in raising awareness and funds that advance research and support patients and loved ones with a promise of a better tomorrow.
Dr. Jorge Silvio Gutkind, Brief Chief – Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer Branch, National Institutes of Health, National Institutes of Dental and Craniofacial Research.
101 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill NC
Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, BCPS. CPE Professor and Vice Chair Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. Presentation sponsored by the UNC Palliative Care Program and the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Support Program
Joan Mecsas, Ph.D., Tufts University
A Call to Action: North Carolina Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan 2014-2020
The Melanoma Research Foundation, the UNC Division of Surgical Oncology and the UNC Department of Dermatology present a full day of melanoma education dedicated to melanoma patients and the people who support them. This half-day educational symposium will take place on Monday, May 11, 2015 from 12:30-4:30pm ET. Melanoma experts in treatment, prevention and diagnosis will be on hand for the event for lectures and Q&A. Refreshements will be provided and the event is free of charge!
Ned Sharpless, MD, Director, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Department of Cell Biology and Physiology.
Timothy Humphrey, PhD, Senior Group Leader, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford
Office hours for patient-reported outcomes (PRO) research Q&A and impromptu demonstrations of PRO-Core systems. No RSVP required!
Avoidance versus Antagonism: Surprisingly Diverse Immune Avoidance Strategies of Encephalitic Alphaviruses
William Klimstra, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh