Future events

UNC Lineberger offers a variety of events for supporters, patients and their families, and scientists and physicians.

  • 2017-04-22T07:45:00-04:00
  • 2017-04-22T11:00:00-04:00
Sa 22. Apr.

Apr 22, 2017 from 07:45 AM to 11:00 AM
UNC's Kenan Stadium & Bell Tower, Chapel Hill, NC

The Tar Heel 10 Miler is designed to celebrate YOU and showcase downtown Chapel Hill, the UNC campus and the surrounding historic neighborhoods. The Tar Heel 10 Miler benefits the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Chapel Hill-Carrboro YMCA’s We Build People Campaign.

  • 2017-04-24T13:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-04-24T14:00:00-04:00
Mo 24. Apr.

Apr 24, 2017 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
Live at a NC Community College site near you!

Please join the UNC Cancer Network and the NC Community Colleges for an online, interactive oncology lecture that will highlight special considerations for caring for patients and families experiencing pediatric or adolescent cancer. Every lecture has a question and answer (Q & A) section at the end, so feel free to ask the presenters for clarification or more information. While these lectures are viewable online, we recommend watching them at a participating NC Community College site. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.

  • 2017-04-26T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-04-26T13:00:00-04:00
We 26. Apr.

Apr 26, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Jason Akulian, MD, MPH. Dr. Akulien will discuss management of lung cancer heterogeneity. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about GoToWebinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.

  • 2017-04-28T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-04-28T13:00:00-04:00
Fr 28. Apr.

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

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with James Evans, MD, PhD. Cancer diagnosis in family members can be a source of anxiety and fear. Learn about hereditary mutations, factors, your risk, and the role of genetics. 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. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about GoToWebinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.

  • 2017-04-29T18:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-04-29T22:00:00-04:00
Sa 29. Apr.

Apr 29, 2017 from 06:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Cary Tennis Park, 2727 Louis Stephens Dr, Cary, NC 27519

Come join us as we fill all the courts at Cary Tennis Park for an evening of fun, music, and cardio tennis! Sponsored by Lickin' Leukemia.

  • 2017-05-10T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-05-10T13:00:00-04:00
We 10. May.

May 10, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Kim Keller, RN, MSN, OCN. The alternate methods of treatment offered through clinical trials have the potential to offer improved outcomes for some cancer patients. This lecture will focus on the role nursing plays in providing education and follow up to patients interested in or involved in clinical trials. RN and Allied Health lectures offer CNE and ASRT continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about GoToWebinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.

  • 2017-05-19T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-05-19T13:00:00-04:00
Fr 19. May.

May 19, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with David W. Ollila, MD, and Andrea Saccone Snyder. The Melanoma Research Foundation estimates more than 160,000 Americans will be diagnosed with melanoma in 2017. Learn about early detection methods from non-traditional healthcare providers and the therapeutic progress in metastatic melanoma. 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. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about GoToWebinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.

  • 2017-05-22T00:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-05-23T23:59:59-04:00
Mo 22. May.

May 22, 2017 to May 23, 2017
Friday Center, Chapel Hill, NC

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center will host its 41st annual scientific symposium on May 22-23, 2017, at the Friday Center, Chapel Hill, NC. The meeting's theme will be Developmental Signal Transduction Pathway in Cancer.

  • 2017-05-24T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-05-24T13:00:00-04:00
We 24. May.

May 24, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture Ethan Basch, MD, MSc. Patient reported outcomes of symptoms, quality of life, and functional status can be used to assess and improve quality of care for cancer patients. This lecture will provide an overview of current news and advances in this area of research. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about GoToWebinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.