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 2020

Fayanju Speaks at SOC Annual Meeting

The Surgical Outcomes Club hosts its 16th Annual Scientific Session.

The featured panel — "Health Services Research and COVID-19: Challenges and Opportunities" — will focus on COVID-19 surgical outcomes and health services research topics.

October 04, 2020
11:00am to 2:00pm

Duke SoM Research Week

The second annual Duke University School of Medicine Research Week will be held virtually from Monday, October 5 through Thursday, October 8, 2020.

October 05, 2020 12:00pm
October 08, 2020 5:00pm

VIRTUAL: Duke SoM Research Week

The Duke University School of Medicine hosts Research Week. Activities for the week include presentations from School of Medicine faculty members, the Robert J.

October 05, 2020 12:00pm
October 08, 2020 4:45pm

WHA Talk with Fayanju, Plichta

The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences' Women's Health Awareness Virtual Series: "RealTalk With the Experts" addresses self-advocacy in breast cancer.

October 08, 2020
6:30pm to 7:45pm

Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds Tribute to Neil Spector

The Duke Department of Medicine is featuring a tribute to the late Neil Spector, MD, — "Scientist, Clinician, Mentor: A Tribute to Dr. Neil Spector" — for its Medicine Grand Rounds.

October 16, 2020
12:00pm to 1:00pm

DCI Scientific Retreat

Duke faculty, trainees (students, residents, fellows, postdocs, etc.) and staff are invited to the 7th Annual DCI Scientific Retreat.

October 23, 2020
12:30pm to 5:00pm

DCI Lights the Night

Like so many of the cancer awareness raising events this fall, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s 2020 Triangle Light the Night walk will be a virtual experience, but Duke Cancer Institute is no less committed to the cause.

October 24, 2020
7:00pm to 8:00pm

October DCI Seminar Series

The October DCI Seminar Series will feature behavioral scientist Karen M. Emmons, PhD, a professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

October 28, 2020
8:00am to 9:00am