Tepper wins an American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2011 Statesman Award

Award recognizes a career of oncology-related voluntarism and patient care.

Dr. Joel Tepper

Joel E. Tepper, MD, the Hector MacLean Distinguished Professor of Cancer Research in the Department of Radiation Oncology wasbe one of twenty recipients of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2011 Statesman Award.

The award, presented at ASCO’s Annual Meeting in early June in Chicago, IL, recognizes the extraordinary dedication of ASCO members for their voluntary efforts that benefit the Society, the specialty of oncology, and the patients served by the profession.  Each year the award is given tovolunteers who have given 20 or more cumulative years of service to the Society.

Dr. Tepper shares the award with another outstanding Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center member, Richard M. Goldberg, MD, Distinguished Professor and Chief of the UNC Division of Hematology/Oncology, and Physician-in-Chief of the NC Cancer Hospital.

Nanoparticles Promise Delivery of Abandoned Cancer Drug

Nanoparticles Promise Delivery of Abandoned Cancer Drug

A team of UNC researchers developed nanoparticle carriers to successfully deliver therapeutic doses of a cancer drug that had previously failed clinical development due to pharmacologic challenges.

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Meet Dr. Timothy Zagar: New Radiation Oncologist

Meet Dr. Timothy Zagar: New Radiation Oncologist

Dr. Zagar is our newest radiation oncologist and clinical faculty member, joining the UNC Department of Radiation Oncology in July 2011.

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Medical Physics Residency receives CAMPEP accreditation

Medical Physics Residency receives CAMPEP accreditation

Our Medical Physics Residency Program received an outstanding review from the CAMPEP accreditation site visitors.

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McNeill wins Oncology Service Excellence award

McNeill wins Oncology Service Excellence award

Melanie McNeill has been selected to win a 2011 Oncology Service Excellence Award!

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McNeill promoted to Billing Specialist

She "follows the money" to make sure patients are billed correctly and that our department is kept compliant.

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Lehman-Davis Passes Boards

Misty Lehman-Davis has become board-certified in Medical Dosimetry. Congratulations, Misty!

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Higginson wins Robert Cefalo House Officer Award

Higginson wins Robert Cefalo House Officer Award

Award recipients will be honored during the Biannual Meeting of the Medical Staff on May 31st at 5:00 pm in the 4th Floor Clinic Auditorium.

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Higginson honored with Clinical Oncology Fellow award

Higginson honored with Clinical Oncology Fellow award

Dr. Higginson awarded with first annual Lineberger Clinical Fellow Award established to recognize UNC cancer trainees' outstanding accomplishments in both clinical and research endeavors.

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Alston promoted to CyberKnife Coordinator

Tonia Alston accepts coordinator position effective September 4, 2012.

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Adams, Varia, Zeman honored

Robert Adams gets Award of Excellence; Mahesh Varia, Elaine Zeman induced as Fellows

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