Future events

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

  • 2018-03-09T08:00:00-05:00
  • 2018-03-09T18:00:00-05:00
Fr 9. Mar.

Mar 09, 2018 from 08:00 AM to 06:00 PM

The National Cancer Institute-funded Geographical Management of Cancer Health Disparities Program (GMaP) Region 1-South, including North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee, will host a free one-day symposium at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill on March 9, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. ET. This symposium aims to allow researchers to exchange cancer health disparities research findings, network with other scholars, promote research collaborations and learn about NCI Continuing Umbrella of Research Experiences (CURE) Program Funding. Please register online in advance.

  • 2018-03-12T00:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-03-16T23:59:59-04:00
Mo 12. Mar.

Mar 12, 2018 to Mar 16, 2018
Center for Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery, UNC-Chapel Hill

The Carolina Nanoformulation Workshop is a unique training workshop about nanotechnology-based approaches to address pharma and biopharma needs for delivery of clinically relevant molecules. This workshop consists of a three-day lecture/seminar block and two days of hands-on, practical training and discussion in the Center for Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery research laboratories at UNC-Chapel Hill. In preparation for the live sessions, participants will have access to pre-workshop recorded lectures by the workshop speakers one month prior to the workshop.

  • 2018-03-14T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-03-14T13:00:00-04:00
We 14. Mar.

Mar 14, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Donald Rosenstein, MD, and Justin Yopp, PhD. 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 Zoom Webinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites. Please contact us for more information about GoToWebinar or Zoom Webinar registration or to be connected with a site coordinator near you.

  • 2018-03-16T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-03-16T13:00:00-04:00
Fr 16. Mar.

Mar 16, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with Tammy Triglianos. Colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the U.S., with about 143,000 new patients diagnosed last year. Thanks to increased awareness about screenings, the death rate from colorectal cancer has been dropping for more than 20 years. Please join for this talk for an overview of colorectal cancer that contains information about prevention, screening, diagnosis and treatment, and survivorship. 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. While these lectures are viewable online, we recommend watching them at one of our Community Lunch and Learn sites. Please contact us for more information and for assistance locating a site near you.

  • 2018-03-26T13:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-03-26T14:00:00-04:00
Mo 26. Mar.

Mar 26, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network and the NC Community Colleges for an online, interactive oncology lecture. Thomas Shea, MD, will provide information about the diagnosis, treatment, and survivorship for leukemia, lymphoma, and multiple myeloma. The presentation will also share information about specials considerations for caring for patients with these diagnoses. Every lecture has a question and answer (Q & A) section at the end, so feel free to ask the presenters for clarification or more information. Use the link provided to register to attend via GoToWebinar.

  • 2018-03-28T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-03-28T13:00:00-04:00
We 28. Mar.

Mar 28, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Thomas Alexander, MD, MPH. Every year, an estimated 250,000+ new cases of cancer affect children under the age of 20 worldwide. This lecture will provide an overview of common pediatric oncology diseases, the general outcomes, and recent treatment advances. 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.

  • 2018-04-02T00:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-04-03T23:59:59-04:00
Mo 2. Apr.

Apr 02, 2018 to Apr 03, 2018
The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education, 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center will host its 42nd annual scientific symposium on April 2-3, 2018, at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill, NC. The meeting's theme will be "Genome Instability in Cancer: Mechanisms and Therapeutic Opportunities."