With research that spans the spectrum from the laboratory to the bedside to the community, UNC Lineberger faculty work to understand the causes of cancer at the genetic and environmental levels, to conduct groundbreaking laboratory research, and to translate findings into pioneering and innovative clinical trials.
This mission is fueled by collaboration across the population, basic and clinical sciences. UNC Lineberger’s members hail from more than 40 departments from across the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, including the Gillings School of Global Public Health , the Eshelman School of Pharmacy , the School of Medicine , the School of Nursing , the School of Dentistry and the College of Arts and Sciences .
With support from the state of North Carolina for the construction of the N.C. Cancer Hospital and through theUniversity Cancer Research Fund, UNC Lineberger faculty treat cancer patients, conduct research into the causes of cancer and search for new treatments, develop and direct statewide programs in cancer prevention, and train future physicians, nurses, scientists and public health professionals. For more information click here.
Jared Weiss, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Dr. Weiss is an assistant professor in UNC’s Division of Hematology and Oncology and is a faculty member in UNC Lineberger’s Thoracic Oncology Program. He is also a member of UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. The Global Resource for Advancing … read more ❯