Past Events

Events which have already happened.

Special Seminar: Nagoya University Faculty Apr 06, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Atsushi Enomoto, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan "The controversial role of cancer-associated fibroblasts in the progression of cancer" AND Takashi Takahashi, MD, PhD, Professor and Director, Division of Molecular Carcinogenesis, Center for Neurological Diseases and Cancer, Nagoya University Graduate Medical School of Medicine "ROR1, target of the TTF-1/NKX2-1 linage-survival oncogene, sustains signaling of multiple receptor tyrosine kinases in lung adenocarcinoma"
The Shattered Glass Ceiling: Recognizing Women in Science Apr 06, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 12:30 PM Kirkland Auditorium, Koury Oral Health Sciences Building,
The Women in Science group (WinS) will be hosting a symposium to recognize the work and contributions of women to the advancement of science. The symposium will open with remarks from UNC-CH Chancellor Carol Folt, followed by a keynote address from Dr. Barbara Hamkalo from University of California, Irvine. She will speak about her pioneering work and journey as a female scientist and her current outreach today to continue cultivating the love for science in young women. A reception and poster session will follow the talks, showcasing the work of graduate students and postdocs on campus. The session will end with a student-led presentation on the history of women in science and poster awards - the top postdoc and graduate student will each win an iPad Mini, generously donated by Dr. Hamkalo. Registration is now open and will close April 1. Abstracts due Wednesday, March 16.
An arrayed domain paradigm for the regulation of microtubule dynamics Apr 05, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Kevin Slep, PhD, UNC-Chapel Hill
Nose Picking for Progress: Mining the Nasal Microbiome for New Insights into Pathobionts Apr 05, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Katherine Lemon, MD/Ph.D., The Forsyth Institute
Balancing Engagement & Detachment - External Realities: Context Apr 01, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Carrington Hall, Room 217,
Part of the seminar series "Balancing Engagement and Detachment: Using Skills from the Dramatic Arts" presented by the UNC School of Nursing and led by Artist-in-Residence Megan Cole. This seminar takes a glimpse into how awareness of given circumstances improves communication.
Improving Patient Care Using the Humanities & Performing Arts: Still Life - Scenes from the Faraway Nearby Mar 31, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:15 PM Auditorium 9, Carrington Hall, UNC School of Nursing,
This story of a severe medical crisis, written by a nurse, gives voice to a patient on a ventilator and considers the important question of what makes a life worth living—what questions arise when a life should end? Where is the patient’s voice in this epic discussion when silenced by the ventilator itself?. Presented by the UNC School of Nursing as a part of the series titled "Improving Patient Care Using the Humanities and Performing Arts." There will be two theatrical performances, followed by discussion. The program will be led by Megan Cole, Artist-in-Residence.
Balancing Engagement & Detachment - Internal Realities: Subtext Mar 31, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Carrington Hall, Room 217,
Part of the seminar series "Balancing Engagement and Detachment: Using Skills from the Dramatic Arts" presented by the UNC School of Nursing and led by Artist-in-Residence Megan Cole. This seminar brings insight into how gestures and underlying meanings affect our messages.
Invasive Lobular Breast Cancer - A different B(r)east Mar 30, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Steffi Oesterreich, PhD, Professor Pharmacology and Chemical Biology, Womens Cancer Research Center, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Balancing Engagement & Detachment - The Hidden Reality: Status Mar 30, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Carrington Hall, Room 217,
Part of the seminar series "Balancing Engagement and Detachment: Using Skills from the Dramatic Arts" presented by the UNC School of Nursing and led by Artist-in-Residence Megan Cole. This seminar takes a look at the shifting hierarchical relationships in medical encounters.
Balancing Engagement & Detachment - Evaluation Skill: Action-Objective-Obstacle Mar 29, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Carrington Hall, Room 217,
Part of the seminar series "Balancing Engagement and Detachment: Using Skills from the Dramatic Arts" presented by the UNC School of Nursing and led by Artist-in-Residence Megan Cole. This seminar discusses a simple tool for analyzing the content of a communication event.
Immune pathogenesis of prenatal infection Mar 29, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Sing Sing Way, M.D./Ph.D., Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
Improving Patient Care Using the Humanities & Performing Arts: The Wisdom of WIT Mar 28, 2016 from 05:15 PM to 06:15 PM Auditorium 9, Carrington Hall, UNC School of Nursing,
Presented by the UNC School of Nursing as a part of the series titled "Improving Patient Care Using the Humanities and Performing Arts." There will be two theatrical performances, followed by discussion. The program will be led by Megan Cole, Artist-in-Residence.
Balancing Engagement & Detachment - Fundamental Principles and the Skills of Balance Mar 28, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Carrington Hall, Room 217,
Part of the seminar series "Balancing Engagement and Detachment: Using Skills from the Dramatic Arts" presented by the UNC School of Nursing and led by Artist-in-Residence Megan Cole. This seminar discusses the essential components of intentional behavior.
Lookin' For a Cure 5k Mar 26, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM Duke University, 2138 Campus Drive, Durham, NC 27708 ,
Look-in’ For A Cure 5k is an family event walk around Duke University in Durham, NC, to promote awareness for ocular melanoma while raising funds for patient services and research.
Mechanisms to Pull the Trigger in Target Cell Killing Mar 24, 2016 from 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Claudio Giraudo, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania
2016 Triangle Imaging Symposium at UNC BRIC Mar 23, 2016 from 08:30 AM to 05:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
The 2016 Triangle Imaging Symposium at UNC BRIC will feature lectures by invited internal and external speakers covering topics encompassing imaging methods, clinical and pre-clinical application, and image analysis. Poster presentations by students, trainees, residents, and faculty will highlight imaging research projects within and outside UNC.
Viewing the immune system through the lens of gene regulating networks Mar 23, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Harinder Singh, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics, Director, Division of Immunobiology and Center for Systems Immunology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Combining biochemistry and (cryo-)electron microscopy to study machines on genes Mar 22, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Gokhan Tolun, PhD, National Cancer Institute
An Integrative Approach to Reveal Malaria Parasite Biology Mar 22, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Emily Derbyshire, Ph.D., Duke University
Carolina Nanoformulation Workshop from Mar 14, 2016 12:00 AM to Mar 18, 2016 11:59 PM Marsico Hall 2217 (Labs) 4004 (Lectures),
Registration is open for the Carolina Nanoformulation workshop, being held March 14-18 in Chapel Hill. This unique training program for industrial and academic scientists will include: Intensive online Integrated Learning Accelerating Modules (iLAMs); in-class lectures by leading industry, government and academic professionals; and hands-on practical training on nanoformulation.