100 Friday Center Dr.
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Join us on Saturday, June 6 for UNC Cancer Survivors Day. Held at the William and Ida Friday Center in Chapel Hill, this special celebration of life is free and open to all cancer survivors and their caregivers. The event will include interactive workshops on a broad range of topics - from physical activity and nutrition to work issues, fun activities and a keynote address from UNC Women's Basketball Coach and cancer survivor Sylvia Hatchell. Lunch and snacks will be provided.
100 Marriott Way Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Ask the Doctor is a national series of two-hour, topic-specific community based-programs that provide an update on lymphoma treatment by a medical doctor with an extensive question-and-answer session. The meeting will take place on Thursday, June 4 at the Courtyard Marriott in Chapel Hill. The program is offered free-of-charge to lymphoma patients and caregivers, however, pre-registration is required.
Join the Be Loud Sophie Foundation on Thursday, June 4th at The Barn at Fearrington Village for an incredible evening of food and music to benefit adolescent and young adult cancer patients and their families at UNC Hospitals. Entertainment will be provided by the one and only Red Clay Ramblers! Doors open at 5, dinner is served at 6, and the Ramblers will take the stage at 7:30. MC’s Eric Montross and Freddy Jenkins will keep festivities lively and there will be a live auction for some incredible experiences and prizes graciously donated by folks in our community.
Alan Sher, PhD, Chief, Laboratory Parasitic Diseases, Chief, Immunobiology Section, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Science Writing and Communication Club (SWAC) seminar featuring Mark Derewicz, a science writer for the UNC school of Medicine.
Chad A. Mirkin, PhD, Professor, Department of Chemistry, Director, International Institute for Nanotechnology, Northwestern University
Elizabeth R. Plimack, MD, MS, Director, Genitourinary Clinical Research, Associate Professor, Department of Hematology/Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Temple Health
James E. Bradner, M.D., Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Institute
Thomas Kleyman, MD, Chief, Renal-Electrolyte Division, Sheldon Adler Professor of Medicine, Professor of Cell Biology; Pharmacology; Chemical Biology, University of Pittsburgh
Mike Federle, Ph.D., University of Illinois