Future events

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

  • 2017-12-06T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2017-12-06T13:00:00-05:00
We 6. Dec.

Dec 06, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Gary Asher, MD, MPH. Integrative Medicine incorporates multiple approaches to healing and involves collaboration between conventional and complementary medicine practitioners. It offers a personal approach to health by combining complementary therapies that have been proven safe and effective with conventional medical approaches. This lecture will focus on the evidence that supports the use of these approaches in caring for patients experiencing cancer. 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.

  • 2017-12-07T13:00:00-05:00
  • 2017-12-07T17:00:00-05:00
Th 7. Dec.

Dec 07, 2017 from 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Medical Biomolecular Research Building, Room G-202

The inaugural Chromatin and Epigenetics Symposium will take place Dec. 7, 1-5 p.m. ET, in the Medical Biomolecular Research Building, room G-202. Invited speakers are Minkui Luo, PhD, of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and Alea A. Mills, PhD, of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. The event will also feature three trainee talks, a poster session, and reception. Please register online to attend by Dec. 4.

  • 2017-12-08T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2017-12-08T13:00:00-05:00
Fr 8. Dec.

Dec 08, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for a special online telehealth lecture with Samip N. Patel, MD, FACS; Trevor Hackman, MD FACS; and Ricardo J. Padilla, DDS. This lecture will provide a comprehensive review of oral cavity cancer by providing information about the warning signs of oral malignancy and potential clinic course of this disease with and without therapy. This program will offer CNE, ASRT, CME and ADA 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.

  • 2017-12-09T08:00:00-05:00
  • 2017-12-09T14:30:00-05:00
Sa 9. Dec.

Dec 09, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 02:30 PM
The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education, 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill

Join UNC Lineberger and the Kidney Cancer Association for this annual conference at The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill. This special event is free, but please register online in advance.

  • 2017-12-13T12:00:00-05:00
  • 2017-12-13T13:00:00-05:00
We 13. Dec.

Dec 13, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Claire Dees, MD. Dees will discuss treatments for metastatic breast cancer and advances in treatment that may lead to increases in overall survival and improvements in quality of life. 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 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.

  • 2018-05-19T00:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-05-19T23:59:59-04:00
Sa 19. May.

May 19, 2018
NC State University's Centennial Campus

Registration has begun for the V Foundation's inaugural Victory Ride to Cure Cancer, benefiting UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duke Cancer Institute and the Comprehensive Cancer Center at Wake Forest Baptist Health. The Victory Ride is a one-day charity cycling event. You don’t need to be an experienced cyclist to participate in the Victory Ride; you just need to have heart, determination and a commitment to declaring victory over cancer. The Ride will start and end on NC State University's Centennial Campus, near downtown Raleigh. There are opportunities to participate as a volunteer and virtual rider, too.

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