For the eighth year, UNC Oncology will sponsor team in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night Walk. This year the team will participate in the Raleigh walk on Oct. 22 at Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary. Everyone is welcome to sign up to join the team. They also are looking for people who wish to donate on behalf of the team.
Primary care providers are seeing an increasing number of cancer survivors in their practices. They are more likely than oncologists to manage chronic pain, address psychosocial concerns and refer appropriately to hospice. However, general medical training in cancer primarily focuses on the acute phase in the inpatient setting. This year’s conference will present evidence-based approaches primary care providers can incorporate into their practice to ensure that patients living with advanced cancer receive the high quality care they deserve.
From Laboratory to the Clinic: Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Malignant and Non-Malignant Blood Disorders
The Comparative Medicine Institute at NC State and the North Carolina Rare Diseases Council invite you to this special seminar. Dr. Rainier Storb is a world renowned scientist whose research has helped thousands of patients, including many with rare diseases. Preregistration is requested.
Kyle Miller, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular and Biosciences, Institute of Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Texas at Austin
The half-day meeting provides an update on the science driving new thinking in breast cancer management and the associated clinical benefits for patients. Attendees will improve their knowledge of novel treatment approaches and reinforce their confidence in applying state-of-the-art treatment strategies.
UNC Lineberger's 41st Annual Postdoc-Faculty day will take place at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill, NC.
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Annual Research Symposium and Recognition of Professor William Kaufmann
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is hosting its annual research symposium to celebrate its research endeavors. This year’s symposium is coupled with a recognition of Dr. William Kaufmann that includes presentations by Nobel Laureate Dr. Aziz Sancar, Dr. Ned Sharpless, and Dr. Marila Cordeiro-Stone.
Jason Locasale, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Duke University
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Michelle Gardiner, PharmD. RN/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 your site coordinator.
The UNC Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology is proud to present the 7th Annual Pedal for Peds Bike Ride. The event will be held Saturday, Oct. 8, at UNC's Cary Wellness Center. Ride 7, 10 or up to 50 miles on the beautiful American Tobacco Trail. Participants are welcome to ride all or part of the route. 100 percent of all proceeds raised by this event will be used to support our mission to care for and cure all children with cancer and blood disorders in the state of North Carolina.