This calendar is primarily dedicated to Duke Cancer Institute faculty and staff. Our calendar highlights academic and scientific conferences and seminars, community charity events, DCI-organized events and DCI Development activities. For more information on cancer patient support group meetings, please visit Duke Health.

October 2019

AACI Hereditary Cancer Webinar

The American Association of Cancer Institute's Physician Clinical Leadership Initiative (PCLI) presents the first of two webinars in a series on hereditary cancer programs and cancer risk assessment.

October 02, 2019
11:00am to 12:00pm

Cornhole Tourney

Duke Hematologic Malignancies and Cellular Therapy hosts its second annual benefit Cornhole Games, this year, in honor of longtime Duke Cancer Institute supporter Charles Fritz, of Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers.

October 03, 2019
11:00am to 3:00pm

Seminar On Assessing Breast Cancer Risk

Patients are invited to join Duke surgical oncologist Carolyn Menendez, MD, FACS, for a free educational seminar on assessing your breast cancer risk. Menendez is new program leader for Hereditary Cancer Counseling in Wake County.

October 08, 2019
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

Hosted by the American Cancer Society, Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, presented locally by Duke Cancer Institute, benefits in part cancer research at Duke.

October 19, 2019
7:15am to 12:15pm

Scavenger Hunt For IBC Research

The Inflammatory Breast Cancer Network Foundation is bringing their signature event "Hunt for Hope" for the first time to North Carolina to increase IBC awareness and raise funds for research. The event is a family friendly scavenger hunt. 

October 19, 2019
9:00am to 12:00pm

2019 AACI/CCAF Annual Meeting

The 2019 AACI/CCAF Annual Meeting convenes AACI cancer center directors and executive-level administrators with leaders of national cancer research and advocacy groups, industry, and government health agencies to develop solutions to common challenges at cancer centers and to share best practices

October 20, 2019 12:00am
October 22, 2019 12:00am

October DCI Seminar Series

The guest speaker for the October DCI Seminar Series is Qing Yi, MD, PhD, associate director of  Houston Methodist Cancer Center and director of the Houston Methodist Center for Translational Research in Hematologic Malignancies since Septemb

October 23, 2019
8:00am to 9:00am

DCI Scientific Retreat

Duke Cancer Institute Holds It's 6th Annual Scientific Retreat. The O. Michael Colvin Memorial Lecture, in honor of Dr.

October 25, 2019
10:00am to 6:00pm