Gail Bishop, PhD, Professor of Microbiology and Internal Medicine, Holden Chair of Cancer Biology, Assoc. Director for Basic Research, Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center, Director, Center for Immunology & Immune-Based Diseases
Part 1: DNA Damage, an Unexpected Pathogenicity Factor for Pneumonia and Part 2: Novel Technologies for Measuring Genotoxicity and Cytotoxicity Dr. Bevin P. Engelward Professor of Biological Engineering, MIT
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Federico Innocenti, MD, PhD. Med/Surg lectures offer ANCC, ASRT, & 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 your site coordinator.
Pharmacology Seminar: Sibling Cell Rivalry: Balancing Self-renewal and Differentiation in Human Stem Cells Mac/PPT
Jeremy Purvis, PhD, Department of Genetics, UNC-CH
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.