May's seminar will feature career talks by a new Assistant Professor at UNC as well as an ITCMS trainee who recently accepted a position at an academic institution.
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Rebecca Campo, PhD. Participants will learn to describe mind-body therapies within the scope of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM), examine cancer survivors' use of mind-body therapies, and discuss the use of evidence-based mind-body therapies for managing treatment effects. RN/Allied Health lectures offer 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.
Office hours for patient-reported outcomes (PRO) research Q&A and impromptu demonstrations of PRO-Core systems. No RSVP required!
HPM students enrolled in HPM769 will present research in progress for course credit
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.
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.
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.
Interventions to Improve Colorectal Cancer Screening in Vulnerable Populations
Breakfast Seminar: Jennifer Lund, Cancer Epidemiology UNC; Angela Stover, Cancer Outcomes Research, UNC
Lund: Polypharmacy and Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use Among Older Adults Diagnosed with Cancer; Stover: Coming to a clinic near you: Implementing PROs into routine care delivery
This monthly seminar series provides a forum for Lineberger postdocs to present ongoing research to peers and cancer center members. April's speakers will be Jason Schifano from the Dittmer Lab and Colleen Kellenberger from the Weeks Lab.