Past Events

Events which have already happened.

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.
Lunch and Learn: Falsified & Substandard Medications Jun 24, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM ONLINE or Lunch & Learn Site,
Join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive telehealth lecture with James Edward Herrington, Jr., MD, MPH, geared toward cancer patients, survivors, family, friends, caregivers and supporters. Following the lecture, there will be a question-and-answer session. While lectures are viewable online, it is recommended that they be viewed at one of our Lunch and Learn sites.
Med/Surg Oncology Lecture: Updates in Metastatic Prostate Cancer Jun 22, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.,
Online telehealth lecture featuring Matthew Milowsky,MD. Recent therapeutic advances have led to a significant improvement in survival for men with advanced prostate cancer. This activity will review novel hormonal, bone targeted and immune-based therapies in the management of men with castration-resistant metastatic disease and a new role for docetaxel chemotherapy in patients with castration-sensitive metastatic disease. Med/Surg lectures offer ANCC, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. Presented by the UNC Cancer Network.
Functional Approaches to Identify Resistance Mechanisms and Novel Vulnerabilities in Cancer Jun 15, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Frederick Wilson, MD, PhD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Lowe Center for Thoracic Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
DEPArray™ Digital Sorting of 100% Pure Cells to Resolve Heterogeneity on Low Input and Low Cellularity Samples Jun 15, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Marsico Hall Room 2004,
New technology seminar hosted by Silicon Biosciences and sponsored by the Pre-Clinical Genomic Pathology Lab (gPATH) and the RAM Lab, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Genomics. Silicon COO Raimo Tanzi will address the principles of operation of the technology, its main applications and a demonstration of results on pure cells.
Linking Healthcare Data Sources: Challenges and Opportunities Jun 13, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Brinkhous-Bullitt 219 (2nd floor),
Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) & Biomedical Informatics Data Linkage Seminar Series: Tim Carey, MD, MPH. Presented by the North Carolina Translational & Clinical Sciences Institute
RN/AH & Med/Surg Lecture: CAR T Cell Immunotherapy for Lymphoma & Leukemia Jun 08, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.,
Join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Dr. Thomas Shea, MD. This lecture will 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 your site coordinator.
Targeting the peritoneal microenvironment of high grade serious ovarian cancer May 26, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Frances Balkwill, OBE, FMedSci, Professor of Cancer Biology, Barts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary, University of London, Centre Lead, Centre for Cancer and Information, Director, Centre of the Cell
Cell fate control by integrated E2F, FOXO, and AKT signaling in retinal progenitor cells and retinoblastoma May 26, 2016 from 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM G100 Bondurant Hall,
Timothy Hallstrom, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota
Mechanistic basis of mammalian DNA methylation May 25, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Jikui Song, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, University of California, Riverside
CTSA Conversations Series 2016: Welcome N.C. A&T May 25, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Brinkhous-Bullitt 219,
Please join the North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute to welcome and learn more about research partner N.C. A&T. N.C. A&T, will share an overview of their research strengths for collaborative opportunities and a few of the current projects in the works. Refreshments will be served.
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.
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. Registration is required.
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.
Community Academic Grants Administration Translation (CAGAT) Initiative Webinar Series May 19, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM 230 Rosenau Hall (in-person) & ONLINE,
Introduction to the Academic Researcher’s Guide: Tips for Communicating with Your Community Partners During the Post-Award Process." Focused on identifying effective strategies for communicating during the post-award stage of the grants management process with community partners, business office staff, and research administrators. The presenters will provide tips on what information to share with community partners regarding timelines, progress and financial reporting, invoicing, cash advances, and project close-out.
CCNE Seminar: Nanoparticle-based Immune Modulators in Cancer Therapy & Vaccines May 19, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Bondurant G100,
Jenny P-Y Ting, Ph.D., William Rand Kenan Professor of Genetics, Immunology Program Leader, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Director, Center for Translational Immunology, Co-Director, Inflammatory Disease Institute, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Grand Rounds Resident Research Presentations May 19, 2016 from 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM G100 Bondurant Hall,
ROLE OF PDGF RECEPTOR ALPHA IN KSHV KAPOSI'S SARCOMAGENESIS May 18, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Enrique A. Mesri, PhD, Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director of Microbiology and Immunology, Director Miami CFAR AIDS Malignancies Program, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
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.
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