Past Events

Events which have already happened.

The Yin and Yang of Hepatitis C: miR-122 and the Synthesis and Decay of HCV RNA Nov 11, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Stanley Lemon, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, UNC Chapel Hill, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Photoresponsive Release of Therapeutics Delivered via Erythrocyte Carriers: A Movement Towards Preclinical Studies Nov 11, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:20 PM 116 Beard,
Christina Marvin, Chemistry
Multiplexed Digital Quantification of Nucleic Acids without Sample Amplification using the nCounter Analysis Nov 11, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Christine Hipsky, MS, Field Applications Scientist, NanoString Technologies
Fanconi Anemia: Rare insights into head and neck cancer susceptibility and progression Nov 10, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Susanne I. Wells, Ph.D., Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
Perspectives and Perceptions in the Era of Tobacco Regulation Nov 10, 2015 from 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM McGavran-Greenberg, Room 1301,
Annette Kaufman, PhD, MPH, Program Director, Tobacco Control Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, National Cancer Institute. Center for Regulatory Research on Tobacco Communication Seminar Series.
UNC Lacrosse VS. Cancer Nov 07, 2015 from 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM TBD,
UNC Lacrosse is teaming up with the Vs. Cancer Foundation to help kids beat cancer right in our community. They set a fundraising goal of $30,000 and are close to hitting it! Come out and see the team shave their heads in support of pediatric patients at the N.C. Cancer Hospital.
Head For The Cure 5K Nov 07, 2015 from 08:00 AM to 11:00 AM Koka Booth Amphitheatre ,
Run to raise awareness and funding for brain cancer at the Head For The Cure Foundation's 5K on November 7, 2015 at Koka Booth Amphitheatre. Join a team or start your own to help reach the NC Triangle's goal of raising $35,000.
2015 Raleigh LUNGe Forward 5K Run, Walk & Rally Nov 07, 2015 from 08:30 AM to 11:00 AM MidTown Park Amphitheatre at North Hills, Raleigh NC,
Join the Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina on November 7 at Midtown Park for the 2015 Raleigh LUNGe Forward Run, Walk & Rally! Choose from a 5K or 1 mile for both aduls and children. Can't make the race? You can "Lounge for Lung Cancer" and support from your pajamas on Event Day! They will mail you your t-shirt within 2 weeks of the event. Lung cancer survivors run for free.
Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) Workshop Nov 05, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 03:00 PM Brinkhous-Bullitt, Room 219,
This course will offer best practices when conducting trials using FDA approved and non-approved devices. It will cover the IDE application process and the obligations of the sponsor-investigator once the IDE application is filed with the FDA. Speakers include Erika Segear Johnson, PhD RAC (Duke) and Amy Franklin, BS (UNC).
Translating cancer gene discoveries to the clinic: new insights on potential targets and therapies Nov 04, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagnao Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Stuart A. Aaronson, MD, Professor and Founding Chair Emeritus, Department of Oncological Sciences, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Investigational New Drug (IND) Workshop Nov 04, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 03:00 PM Brinkhous-Bullitt, Room 219,
This course will offer best practices when conducting clinical trials using FDA approved and non-approved drugs or substances (including botanicals and biologics). It will cover the IND process and the regulatory obligations of the sponsor- investigator once an IND is filed with the FDA.
Bacillus as a Heterologous Platform for Peptide Drug Discovery Nov 04, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM 116 Beard,
Rachel Bleich, CBMC
Mathematical Modeling of Thrombus Formation Under Flow Nov 03, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Karin Leiderman, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of California, Merced
Recognition and response to viral RNA by the RIG-I innate immune sensor Nov 03, 2015 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Anna Marie Pyle, Ph.D. Yale University
7th Annual Coping with Cancer Symposium Oct 30, 2015 from 07:30 AM to 03:00 PM Rizzo Conference Center<br>150 Dubose Home Ln, Chapel Hill, NC,
Join us on Friday, October 30, 2015 for the 7th Annual Coping with Cancer Symposium, being held at the Rizzo Center in Chapel Hill. This year's event, titled "Identification and Management of Late Effects of Cancer Treatment" will feature multidisciplinary presentations of the latest advances in acute, long-term, chronic and late effects of treatment, including psychosocial consequences and surveillance for recurrence within the cancer survivorship population.
Fleet Feet Diva Night Oct 29, 2015 from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM Fleet Feet Durham<br>6807 Fayetteville Road, Suite 105, Durham, NC 27713,
Please join us on Oct. 29 from 7 until 9 p.m. in Durham for Fleet Feet Sports' Diva Night benefiting the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Research Recruitment via the Electronic Medical Record Oct 29, 2015 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM Brinkhous-Bullitt Building, 2nd Floor, Room 219,
This training will cover the various ways the electronic medical record can be used to facilitate research recruitment including use of the Carolina Data Warehouse (CDW) and i2b2. As UNC Healthcare has expanded to include affiliate hospitals around the state, helping study coordinators, researchers and recruiters understand the sensitivities involved in approaching patients about research at all the healthcare system hospitals is a priority. This training will provide research personnel with tips, tools and resources to aid in research recruitment and best practices for approaching potential research participants.
Stealing Secrets from Germ Cells: Cancer Cells Hijack MAGE Proteins in Drive Tumorigenesis Oct 28, 2015 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Ryan Potts, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, Pharmacology and Biochemistry, UT Southwestern Medical Center
The Impact of Environmental Exposures on Genomic Health Across Generations Oct 28, 2015 from 08:00 AM to 04:30 PM NC Biotech Center, RTP,
The Genetics and Environmental Mutagenesis Society (GEMS) announces the 33rd Annual Fall Meeting
Adventures with Membrane Proteins: From Antibodies to Taste Perception Oct 28, 2015 from 12:20 PM to 01:30 PM 125 Chapman,
Sharon Hilgen-Willis, Integral Molecular