Past events

UNC Lineberger offers a variety of events for supporters, patients and their families, and scientists and physicians.

  • 2017-05-24T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-05-24T13:00:00-04:00
We 24. May.

May 24, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Ethan Basch, MD, MSc. Patient reported outcomes of symptoms, quality of life, and functional status can be used to assess and improve quality of care for cancer patients. This lecture will provide an overview of current news and advances in this area of research. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites.

  • 2017-05-19T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-05-19T13:00:00-04:00
Fr 19. May.

May 19, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with David W. Ollila, MD, and Andrea Saccone Snyder. The Melanoma Research Foundation estimates more than 160,000 Americans will be diagnosed with melanoma in 2017. Learn about early detection methods from non-traditional healthcare providers and the therapeutic progress in metastatic melanoma. Community Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, family, friends, and care givers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us. Every lecture has a question and answer section at the end so feel free to ask the presenter for clarification or more information. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites.

  • 2017-05-10T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-05-10T13:00:00-04:00
We 10. May.

May 10, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Kim Keller, RN, MSN, OCN. The alternate methods of treatment offered through clinical trials have the potential to offer improved outcomes for some cancer patients. This lecture will focus on the role nursing plays in providing education and follow up to patients interested in or involved in clinical trials. RN and Allied Health lectures offer CNE and ASRT continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites.

  • 2017-04-30T08:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-04-30T09:30:00-04:00
Su 30. Apr.

Apr 30, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 09:30 AM
Koka Booth Amphitheater, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary, NC

Take part in the Head for the Cure Foundation's Head for the Cure 5K Run/Walk in Cary, NC on Sunday, April 30, at the Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Regency Park. Proceeds from this event will benefit UNC's Department of Neurosurgery and the Brain Tumor Trials Collaborative.

  • 2017-04-28T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-04-28T13:00:00-04:00
Fr 28. Apr.

Apr 28, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with James Evans, MD, PhD. Cancer diagnosis in family members can be a source of anxiety and fear. Learn about hereditary mutations, factors, your risk, and the role of genetics. Community Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, family, friends, and care givers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us. Every lecture has a question and answer section at the end so feel free to ask the presenter for clarification or more information. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites.

  • 2017-04-26T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-04-26T13:00:00-04:00
We 26. Apr.

Apr 26, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Jason Akulian, MD, MPH. Dr. Akulian will discuss management of lung cancer heterogeneity. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about GoToWebinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.