Past Events

Events which have already happened.

BCBP Seminar: How to Ubiquitylate a Protein: What studying BRCA1 taught us about Parkin Feb 07, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics Auditorium,
Rachel Klevit, PhD, University of Washington
Fueling T Cell Function and Anti-Tumor Immunity Feb 01, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Jeffrey Rathmell, PhD, Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor of Immunobiology in Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology, Cancer Biology, Director - Vanderbilt Center for Immunology, Co-Leader, Host Tumor Interactions, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Community Lunch and Learn Lecture on Cancer: Cancer Clinical Trials 101 Jan 27, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Live at a Lunch and Learn site location near you.,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with Kim Keller, RN, MSN, OCN. Clinical trials are research studies that involve patients seeking an alternate form of treatment. Often times, they offer hope for many people. Learn more about medical research and gain an understanding of what clinical trials are and how they work.
Tobacco Use Disparities, Direct-to-consumer Tobacco Marketing, and Poly-tobacco Use Jan 26, 2017 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 321 MacNider,
Kelvin Choi, PhD, Investigator and Acting Head of Social and Behavioral Group at the National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities, will speak about research aimed at reducing tobacco use disparities, with an emphasis on the marketing of health risk and health promoting behaviors.
Evolving concepts of normal breast heterogeneity and its impact on molcular characterization of tumors Jan 25, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Harikrishna Nakshatri, BVSc., PhD, Marian J. Morrison Chair of Breast Cancer Research, Professor of Surgery, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Co-Leader Breast Program, Associate Director of Education, IU Simon Cancer Center, Indiana University of Medicine
Med/Surg Oncology Lecture: Overview and Updates on Sickle Cell Disease Jan 25, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Kenneth Ataga, MBBS. Dr. Ataga will discuss Sickle Cell Disease and provide updates on current research in the field. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures 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 a site coordinator.
NCCC Lecture: The Role of Nutrition in Cancer Prevention, Treatment, and Survivorship Jan 23, 2017 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 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 with Meredith Moyers, MS, RD, LDN, that will address the role of nutrition in cancer prevention, treatment, and survivorship. Every lecture has a question and answer 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 North Carolina Community College site. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.
Targeting the p53 pathway through manipulation of the p53 family members, p63 and p73 Jan 18, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Elsa R. Flores, PhD, Chair and Senior Members, Department of Molecular Oncology, Co-Leader, Cancer Biology and Evolution Program, Moffitt Cancer Center
Biomedical Engineering Seminar: Engineering Blood and Marrow for Cancer Therapy Jan 13, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 321 MacNider,
Michael Mitchell, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mechanisms of transplant rejection and tolerance Jan 11, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Maria-Luisa Alegre, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, The University of Chicago
RN/AH Lecture: Using Genetic and Genomics for Cancer Risk Identification Jan 11, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Julianne O'Daniel, MS, CGC. She will discuss the role genetics and genomics play in the cancer risk identification process. RN and 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 a site coordinator.
Knocking out circular RNAs and reconstructing embryos from single cell sequencing Jan 06, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room,
Nikolaus Rajewsky, PhD, Scientific Head, Berlin Institute for Medical Systems Biology
2016 UNC-DUKE Viral Oncology & AIDS Malignancy Symposium Dec 14, 2016 from 08:45 AM to 04:00 PM The Carolina Club, UNC Chapel Hill,
Join us for the UNC-Duke Viral Oncology and AIDS Malignancy Symposium, featuring Frederick Wang, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Sallie Permar, MD, PhD, Duke Global Health Institute, and Corey Casper, MD, MPH, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
RN/AH Lecture: Accountability for Cancer Care Through Undoing Racism and Equity (ACCURE) Dec 14, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Geni Eng, MPH, DrPH; Jennifer Schaal, MD; Beth Smith, RN, MSN, NE-BC. RN/Allied Health lectures offer ANCC and ASRT continuing education credits (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.
Development of New Tools for Accelerated Protein Structure Determination and Reaction Discovery Dec 12, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM 4004 Marsico Hall,
The Center for Integrative Chemical Biology and Drug Discovery is hosting a talk by David H. Thompson, PhD, Professor – Organic Chemistry at Purdue University. His presentation is entitled “Development of New Tools for Accelerated Protein Structure Determination and Reaction Discovery."
Kidney Cancer Association Patient and Survivor Conference - North Carolina Dec 10, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 02:30 PM Friday Center, Dogwood A/B, 100 Friday Center Drive Chapel Hill, NC,
This conference at the Friday Center is free and open to all kidney cancer patients and survivors.
The Ethics of Omics: Return of Results in Research Dec 08, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM MacNider 321,
The advent of new technologies that allow analysis of entire genomes presents many challenges to the researcher. A great deal of information is obtained through genomic sequencing and such information is highly heterogeneous, ranging from frankly uninterpretable to highly informative regarding the risk for future health conditions. Jim Evans, MD, PhD, will discuss some of these challenges and a variety of potential solutions.
Multiplexed Digital Quantification of Nucleic Acids without Sample Amplification Dec 01, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 2004 Marsico,
Erica Pawlak, PhD, NanoStrings Technologies, will discuss the nCounter Analysis System, a digital nucleic acid quantification platform used for gene expression, RNA:Protein, single cell, miRNA, lncRNA, CNV, and ChIP/RIP-String analysis projects and applications.
Current Issues in Cancer Control and Population Sciences Dec 01, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger,
Robert Croyle, PhD, director of the Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences at the National Cancer Institute, will speak about the latest developments in cancer control and population sciences. The talk is sponsored by the Cancer Prevention and Control/Cancer Control Education Program.
Lunch and Learn: Lunch and Learn Lecture: Blood Clot (DVT and PE) - What Patients Want to Know Nov 18, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Live at a Lunch and Learn site location near you!,
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive telehealth lecture with Stephan Moll, MD. This lecture will help you understand what a blood clot is, your risk factors, and steps you can take to prevent them. 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.