Past events

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

  • 2018-02-21T16:00:00-05:00
  • 2018-02-21T17:00:00-05:00
We 21. Feb.

Feb 21, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
00-002 Joseph S. Pagano, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center

You-Wen He, MD, PhD, Professor of Immunology, Department of Immunology, Duke University Medical Center

  • 2018-02-21T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2018-02-21T13:00:00-05:00
We 21. Feb.

Feb 21, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Chad Pecot, MD. This lecture will describe the rationale behind using immunotherapy in lung cancer, the current standard of care use of immunotherapy, and future directions. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. We invite anyone interested to view our lectures. Lectures are viewable online via Zoom Webinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about Zoom Webinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.

  • 2018-02-07T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2018-02-07T13:00:00-05:00
We 7. Feb.

Feb 07, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Samantha Meltzer-Brody MD, MPH. Provider burnout and compassion fatigue can impact both personal health and professional performance. This lecture will cover multiple strategies at the personal and system level that can be employed to mitigate the symptoms and move toward prevention. RN and Allied Health lectures offer CNE and ASRT continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. We invite anyone interested to view our lectures. Lectures are viewable online via Zoom Webinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about Zoom Webinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.

  • 2018-02-02T08:50:00-05:00
  • 2018-02-02T16:30:00-05:00
Fr 2. Feb.

Feb 02, 2018 from 08:50 AM to 04:30 PM
The William and Ida Friday Center, Grumman Auditorium, 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-1020

The incidence of melanoma continues to rise rapidly in this country. Increasingly, the management of the melanoma patient requires multiple healthcare providers. This course is specifically designed for a multidisciplinary view of the care of the melanoma patient. The course faculty will examine common clinical issues which often confront the clinician and provide information that will help in their clinical decision making.

  • 2018-01-26T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2018-01-26T13:00:00-05:00
Fr 26. Jan.

Jan 26, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

A cancer diagnosis can be devastating at any phase of life, and particularly difficult for adolescents and young adults. Lauren Lux, LCSW, is the Adolescent and Young Adult Program Director with the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. She will join us to discuss practical strategies that may be used by family members, friends, and the community at large to support the needs of adolescents and young adults with cancer.

  • 2018-01-24T13:00:00-05:00
  • 2018-01-24T14:00:00-05:00
We 24. Jan.

Jan 24, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
00-002 Joseph S. Pagano Conference Room, UNC Lineberger Cancer Center

W. Kimryn Rathmell, MD, PhD, Cornelius A. Craig Professor, Medicine and Biochemistry, Director, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Vanderbilit Ingram Cancer Center

  • 2018-01-24T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2018-01-24T13:00:00-05:00
We 24. Jan.

Jan 24, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Jason Akulian, MD, MPH. He will discuss management of lung cancer heterogeneity. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (pending approval) for eligible participants. We invite anyone interested to view our lectures. 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.

  • 2018-01-10T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2018-01-10T13:00:00-05:00
We 10. Jan.

Jan 10, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Aimee Faso, PharmD, BCOP, CPP. She will discuss Fluorouracil (5-FU) toxicities and strategies for management. RN and Allied Health lectures offer CNE and ASRT continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants. We invite anyone interested to view our lectures. 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.

  • 2017-12-15T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2017-12-15T13:00:00-05:00
Fr 15. Dec.

Dec 15, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with Patricia Rivera, MD. Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the US and NC, according to the National Cancer Institute. If detected early, lung cancers can be treated successfully. Learn about lung cancer detection and the newest treatments showing promise.  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. Please contact us for more information about GoToWebinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.