Past events

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

  • 2016-04-30T18:00:00-04:00
  • 2016-04-30T23:00:00-04:00
Sa 30. Apr.

Apr 30, 2016 from 06:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Cary Tennis Park, 2727 Louis Stephens Dr, Cary, NC 27519

Hit for Cancer is a family event benefiting UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Immunotherapy Research. The event features cardio tennis for all ages and level and highlights the benefits of fitness for the patient, family and caregiver during the rigorous treatment, stress and recovery through the cancer journey.

  • 2016-04-29T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2016-04-29T13:00:00-04:00
Fr 29. Apr.

Apr 29, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Live online or at a Lunch and Learn Site Location near you!

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive telehealth lecture with Lyn Filip, RN, BSN, OCN. Participants can expect to learn more about the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and its connection to cancer. Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, and care givers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us.

  • 2016-04-28T18:30:00-04:00
  • 2016-04-28T20:30:00-04:00
Th 28. Apr.

Apr 28, 2016 from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Carolina Point II, 6011 Farrington Road,Chapel Hill, NC 27517

This presentation of Cancer Transitions will be conducted in Spanish, and will runs from April 14 until May 19. Each weekly session lasts for 2 - 2 1/2 hours and includes information on nutrition, exercise, coping with stress, and medical care, plus delicious healthy snacks. This program is open to cancer patients who have completed treatment and their loved ones.

  • 2016-04-27T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2016-04-27T13:00:00-04:00
We 27. Apr.

Apr 27, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
WebEx meeting online or viewed at a Telehealth Site Location.

Join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Melissa Troester, PhD. Participants will learn about the subtypes of breast cancer and how they are identified with tissue biomarkers, differences in risk factor and survivorship profiles for breast cancer subtypes, and racial disparities in incidence and mortality from breast cancer and the research challenges for understanding and resolving disparities.