Past Events

Events which have already happened.

Mindfulness Mondays - Faculty, staff, students welcome Feb 29, 2016 from 12:15 PM to 12:45 PM N.C. Cancer Hospital Chapel,
'Mindful Mondays' refers to mindfulness practice sessions (primarily mindful stretching, insight and loving kindness meditations) hosted by Dr. Jonny Gerkin (Department of Psychiatry). Open/drop-in sessions are held (nearly) every Monday between 12:15 and 12:45pm in the Cancer Hospital chapel, across from registration (down the hallway past the Sanofi Aventis conference room). The actual practice usually spans 20-25 minutes with a few minutes set aside for potential discussion. All UNC affiliated faculty, staff, and students are welcome.
Franklin 5K Feb 27, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 12:30 PM Bynum Circle, UNC-Chapel Hill<br>Chapel Hill, NC,
Every year, the members of Zeta Tau Alpha at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill hold the Franklin 5K to raise money for breast cancer research and awareness. The race benefits the Arc of the Triangle, the UNC Lineberger Cancer Center, Ashton's Angels, and the Zeta Tau Alpha Foundation. The course takes runners around the Chapel Hill campus and surrounding neighborhoods. Prizes are awarded to the top runners in each age group at the after-race party, which is accompanied with free food and local talent.
Using Virtual Technology to Test Point of Sale: Tobacco Regulatory Policies Feb 26, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM 2301 McGavran-Greenberg Hall,
Annice Kim, PhD, Senior Social Scientist, Public Health Policy Research Program, RTI International. Seminar Series presented by the Center for Regulatory Research on Tobacco Communication.
Mechanisms of pancreatic tumorigenesis and drug resistance Feb 25, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Pawel K. Mazur, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University, Department of Genetics
Nuclear Architecture and Genome Stability Feb 24, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
David Pellman, MD, Margaret M. Dyson Professor of Pediatric Oncology, Professor of Pediatrics and Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Cystic fibrosis, from the patient to the basic defect and back Feb 23, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
John Riordan, PhD, UNC-Chapel Hill
In situ adaptive immunity in inflammation Feb 23, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Marcus R. Clark, M.D., University of Chicago Medicine
Structural mechanisms in protein kinase regulation Feb 19, 2016 from 10:45 AM to 11:45 AM Bioinformatics 1131,
John Kuriyan, PhD, UC Berkeley
Tumor Microenviroment Sugar Fighting: Metabolic Competition Can Determine Cancer Progression Feb 17, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Chih-Hao Chang, PhD, Research Instructor, Washington University School of Medicine
Tolerance Induction for Chronic GVHD: The Low-dose IL-Experience Feb 16, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Jospeh S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
John Koreth, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School
Host-Bacterial Interactions in Chorioamnionitis Feb 16, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
David Aronoff, M.D., Vanderbilt University
10 Annual UNC Conference on Melanoma and Complex Skin Cancers: A Multidisciplinary Perspective Feb 11, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 04:00 PM The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education<br>Chapel Hill, NC,
The incidence of melanoma continues to rise rapidly in this country. Increasingly, the management of the melanoma patient requires multiple healthcare providers. This conference is specifically designed for a multidisciplinary view of the care of the melanoma patient. The course faculty will examine common clinical issues which often confront the clinician and provide information that will help in their clinical decision making. Registration deadline: Feb. 4, 2016.
CTSA Conversations: NC TraCS Pilot Program — Where We’ve Been, Where We Are, Where We’re Headed Feb 11, 2016 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM Brinkhous-Bullitt Building, Room 219,
On Thursday, Feb. 11, NC TraCS will hold a session of CTSA Conversations where interested researchers and students can talk with leadership from UNC’s CTSA (Clinical & Translational Science) program regarding new research funding opportunities through the NC TraCS Pilot Program.
RN/AH Lecture: Addressing the Needs of Breast Cancer Patients Ages 70 and Older Feb 10, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Hy Muss, MD; Director, Geriatric Oncology Program; UNC School of Medicine; UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center; University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Drop-In Portrait Session for School of Medicine Faculty & Staff Feb 09, 2016 from 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM 18 MacNider Hall,
A free drop-in photo session is being offered for School of Medicine faculty and staff members including post-docs, residents, fellows, research coordinators, administrative professionals, etc.
RNA structural elements and protein interactions that regulate HIV genome splicing Feb 09, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Blanton Tolbert, PhD, Case Western
Iron at the interface of the hostpathogen interaction Feb 09, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 10:30 AM 1131 Bioinformatics,
Carla Cerami, M.D./Ph.D., UNC-Chapel Hill
Ebix Charity Challenge hosted by John Isner Feb 04, 2016 from 02:00 PM to 08:30 PM Olde Providence Racquet Club<br>5630 Sharon View Rd., Charlotte NC and UNC Charlotte Halton Arena,
Join UNC Lineberger and tennis stars John Isner, Andy Roddick and the Bryan Brothers on Feb. 4 in Charlotte for Isner's Charity Challenge - a tennis clinic and exhibition benefitting research at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Tickets are now available.
Metaplasia: Pearls and Perils of Reserve Stem Cells and Reverse Differentiation Feb 04, 2016 from 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM G100 Bondurant Hall,
Jason C. Mills, MD, PhD, Co-Director Digestive Disease Cancer (DDRCC), Associate Professor, Departments of Medicine, Pathology & Immunology, and Developmental Biology, Washington University School of Medicine
Targeting Epigenetic Proteins for Cancer Therapy Feb 03, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center,
Jun Qi, PhD, Lead Scientist, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute