Kirsten Bryant to Present at Pagano Award Ceremony

Kirsten Bryant, Ph.D., was one of three to be selected through a competitive process for this honor, which comes with a $2,500 award. The three recipients will be formally recognized in the ceremony and Kirsten will present. The Pagano Awards are named for Joseph Pagano, MD, UNC Lineberger director emeritus and Lineberger Professor of Cancer Research. … Continue reading Kirsten Bryant to Present at Pagano Award Ceremony

Einstein BIH Visiting Fellow: Channing Der

Channing Der is an expert in the field of so-called RAS genes, which play an important role regarding the control of cancer cell growth. The oncologist, who holds a professorship at the University of Carolina in Chapel Hill, continues his research at the Institute of Pathology at Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin. The aim of Der's research project … Continue reading Einstein BIH Visiting Fellow: Channing Der

UNC Lineberger names Pagano Award recipients

June 20, 2019 UNC Lineberger presented three postdoctoral fellows with the Joseph S. Pagano Award to recognize their leadership of notable scientific publications. Kirsten Bryant, PhD, Ari Pani, PhD, and John Pryor, PhD, were selected through a competitive process for the honor, which comes with a $2,500 award. The three recipients will be formally recognized … Continue reading UNC Lineberger names Pagano Award recipients

The UNC Running RAScals Race Again: PanCan Purplestride 2019

April 27, 2019 Last month, the Der Lab and UNC Lineberger friends participated for the sixth consecutive year in the annual PanCan Purplestide 5K. Together, the RAScals raised over $12,000, placing third in donations, and bringing them to a fundraising total of $69,180! Team Captain Kirsten Bryant was invited to open the event with a … Continue reading The UNC Running RAScals Race Again: PanCan Purplestride 2019

Der to Receive Mentor Award from UNC-Chapel Hill

Channing Der, PhD, the Sarah Graham Kenan Distinguished Professor of Pharmacology and member of the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, will receive the “Mentor Award for Lifetime Achievement” at an awards banquet April 8. All 24 recipients of University Teaching Awards will be recognized during halftime of the UNC men’s basketball game February 26. “These … Continue reading Der to Receive Mentor Award from UNC-Chapel Hill