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.
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
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
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.
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.
Elsa R. Flores, PhD, Chair and Senior Members, Department of Molecular Oncology, Co-Leader, Cancer Biology and Evolution Program, Moffitt Cancer Center
Michael Mitchell, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Maria-Luisa Alegre, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, The University of Chicago
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.
Nikolaus Rajewsky, PhD, Scientific Head, Berlin Institute for Medical Systems Biology