Events

Below is a comprehensive list of events affiliated with UNC Lineberger - from seminars to patient support programs to fundraisers. We have a lot to offer! If you would like to view events by type, please use the links to the left.

Treating mRNA splicing disorders using splice modulator compounds Apr 29, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM G100 Bondurant Hall,
Susan Slaugenhaupt, PhD, Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital Research Institute and Harvard Medical School
Lunch and Learn: HPV: Past, Present, & Future Apr 29, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Live online or at a Lunch and Learn Site Location near you!,
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.
Fit to Hit for Cancer Apr 30, 2016 from 06:00 PM to 11:00 PM Cary Tennis Park, 2727 Louis Stephens Dr, Cary, NC 27519,
Hit for Cancer is a family event benefiting UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Immunotherapy Research. The event features cardio tennis for all ages and level and highlights the benefits of fitness for the patient, family and caregiver during the rigorous treatment, stress and recovery through the cancer journey.
Cellular dynamics of the humoral immune response May 03, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Jason Cyster, Ph.D., UCSF School of Medicine
Cancer Transitions (English) May 03, 2016 from 02:30 PM to 04:00 PM Carolina Point II, 6011 Farrington Road,Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
Cancer Transitions is a free program that runs for 4-6 weeks, beginning May 3, 2016. 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.
21st Annual Avery Steelman Lecture: Therapeutic Resistance in Melanoma May 03, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Auditorium,
Roger Lo, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Dermatology and the Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, University of California at Los Angeles
Cancer Transitions (Spanish) May 05, 2016 from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM Carolina Point II, 6011 Farrington Road,Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
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.
10x Genomics: Changing the Definition of Sequencing May 10, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM Bioinformatics Bldg. Room 1131,
Join us for a free 10x Genomics Seminar sponsored by UNC High Throughput Sequencing Facility (HTSF). The speaker will be Fran Moses.
Cancer Transitions (Spanish) May 12, 2016 from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM Carolina Point II, 6011 Farrington Road,Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
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.
Tenth Annual Chapel Hill Pharmaceutical Science Conference May 13, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 04:00 PM Kerr Hall, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy,
The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy will host the Tenth Annual Chapel Hill Pharmaceutical Sciences Conference May 12-13 in Kerr Hall on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The theme of PharmSci 2016 is Addressing Methodological and Ethical Issues in Pediatric Medication Safety Research. The conference will include several keynote presentations by leaders in the field of pediatric medication safety research along with a poster session, reception and networking events. Registration is now open.
Evolution of Malignant Plasmacytoma cell lines from oral cancer-prone K14E7Fancd2-/-mouse long term marrow cultures May 17, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Koury Oral Health Sciences Bldg.,
Joel Greenberger, MD, Professor and Chair, Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Cancer Transitions (English) May 17, 2016 from 02:30 PM to 04:00 PM Carolina Point II, 6011 Farrington Road,Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
Cancer Transitions is a free program that runs for 4-6 weeks, beginning May 3, 2016. 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.
Cancer Transitions (Spanish) May 19, 2016 from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM Carolina Point II, 6011 Farrington Road,Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
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.
C.A.R.E. Behind the Chair May 23, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM ONLINE,
Join UNC Cancer Network online for this free webinar on May 23, focusing on how hairdressers and barbers can help catch cancer and save lives. The webinar will focus on skin cancer facts and prevention, and show hair care specialists how to examine the scalp to detect skin cancers. Event is free, but pre-registration is required.
Cancer Transitions (English) May 24, 2016 from 02:30 PM to 04:00 PM Carolina Point II, 6011 Farrington Road,Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
Cancer Transitions is a free program that runs for 4-6 weeks, beginning May 3, 2016. 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.
Patient Navigation in NC: Bridging Health Systems and Communities Jun 24, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 03:00 PM The William and Ida Friday Center<br>100 Friday Center Dr., Chapel Hill, NC ,
Join patient navigators, oncology nurses, lay volunteer patient navigators, community health workers, social workers, case managers, administrators and others as we learn to enhance care for our cancer patients and their caregivers.
UNC Cancer Survivor's Day Jun 25, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 03:00 PM William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education<br>100 Friday Center Dr.<br>Chapel Hill, NC 27517,
Join us on Saturday, June 25 from 10 - 3 at the William and Ida Friday Center in Chapel Hill for a very special celebration and inspiration for all of those diagnosed with cancer and a gathering of support for families and caregivers.
Lineberger 2016 Postdoc Faculty Research Day Oct 18, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 06:00 PM William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education,
UNC Lineberger's 41st Annual Postdoc-Faculty day will take place on Tuesday October 18, 2016 at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill, NC.