Future events

  • 2017-06-28T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-06-28T13:00:00-04:00
We 28. Jun.

Jun 28, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Sascha Tuchman, MD, MHS. Approaches to treatment for patients with relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma requires evaluation of previous treatments, the toxicities associated with them, and an assessment of prognostic factors. This lecture will share updates and new options of treatment for this disease. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer ANCC, ASRT, and 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 a site coordinator.

  • 2017-06-30T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-06-30T13:00:00-04:00
Fr 30. Jun.

Jun 30, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with Karla Thompson, PhD. Chemotherapy can affect attention, memory, and thinking in cancer patients. Learn about tips a strategies for dealing with this condition and find out about resources to help you or loved one cope with "Chemo Brain." Community 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 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 Community Lunch and Learn sites. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.

  • 2017-07-04T09:30:00-04:00
  • 2017-07-04T10:30:00-04:00
Tu 4. Jul.

Jul 04, 2017 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM
UNC Physician's Office Building, room 3101

Office hours for patient-reported outcomes (PRO) research Q&A and impromptu demonstrations of PRO-Core systems. No RSVP required!

  • 2017-07-28T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-07-28T13:00:00-04:00
Fr 28. Jul.

Jul 28, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture. Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in US and NC, according to the National Cancer Institute. If detected early, lung cancers can be treated successfully. Learn about lung cancer detection and the newest treatments showing promise. Community 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 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 Community Lunch and Learn sites. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.

  • 2017-08-23T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-08-23T13:00:00-04:00
We 23. Aug.

Aug 23, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Tracy Rose, MD, MPH. This lecture will provide an overview of risk factors associated with kidney cancer and provide information on advances in treatment. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer ANCC, ASRT, and 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 a site coordinator.

  • 2017-08-25T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-08-25T13:00:00-04:00
Fr 25. Aug.

Aug 25, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture. Knowing how to provide support to friends and family members in times of need can be difficult. Learn how to find the words and the silence to show how deeply you care when communicating with others facing cancer. Community 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 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 Community Lunch and Learn sites. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.

  • 2017-09-27T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-09-27T13:00:00-04:00
We 27. Sep.

Sep 27, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with. With the recent drug approvals, new treatment options have emerged for Melanoma that provide promise for improved outcomes. This lecture will share these breakthrough advances and discuss next steps and other advances that may be on the horizon. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer ANCC, ASRT, and 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 a site coordinator.

  • 2017-09-29T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-09-29T13:00:00-04:00
Fr 29. Sep.

Sep 29, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture. Patients with cancer are increasingly facing high out-of-pocket costs for their cancer treatment. Some even skip their medications or take fewer doses because they can’t afford the payments. Learn about specific steps that can be done to prevent this financial disaster. Community 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 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 Community Lunch and Learn sites. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.

  • 2017-10-27T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-10-27T13:00:00-04:00
Fr 27. Oct.

Oct 27, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture. Researchers around the world are working to find better ways to prevent, detect, and treat breast cancer to improve the quality of life of patients and survivors. Learn about the progress that is being made. Community 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 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 Community Lunch and Learn sites. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.

  • 2017-11-17T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2017-11-17T13:00:00-05:00
Fr 17. Nov.

Nov 17, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture. Although some stress is considered beneficial, excessive stress that lasts a long time should be avoided. Learn about the role of inflammation as it relates to cancer and how to incorporate the practice of mindfulness skills. Community 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 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 Community Lunch and Learn sites. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.

  • 2017-12-08T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2017-12-08T13:00:00-05:00
Fr 8. Dec.

Dec 08, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture. Although some herbal products can be beneficial, they’re manufactured without FDA oversight. Learn about the risk of drug interactions, adverse reactions, and if food supplements can prevent cancer.  Community 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 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 Community Lunch and Learn sites. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.