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Berkowitz Proposes Innovative Methodological Approach to Studies that Address Health-Related Social Needs
Seth Berkowitz, MD, MPH, assistant professor of medicine, proposes the use of cash benchmarking to better study programs aimed at addressing health-related social needs in a new article published in Health Affairs.
Located in News / 2020 / April
NCI Appoints Gopal Director of Center for Global Health
The National Cancer Institute has named Satish Gopal, MD, MPH, director of the NCI Center for Global Health. He began this his new role February 3, 2020.
Located in News / 2020 / February
Boyce, Reyes Pen Commentary on Automated Verbal Autopsy Data Collection
Ross Boyce, MD, and Raquel Reyes, MD, both assistant professors of infectious diseases, wrote a commentary titled “Implementing and scaling verbal autopsies: into the unknown” for the journal BMC Medicine.
Located in Vital Signs / 2020 / March 12
Ciccone receives Thrasher Research Foundation Early Career Award
Emily Ciccone, MD, MHS, will use the $25,000 award to differentiate viral and bacterial respiratory infections among malaria-negative children. The overall goal is to reduce unnecessary antibiotic use without compromising safety in an area where access to care is a real issue.
Located in Vital Signs / 2019 / June 13
UNC researchers featured in PCORI, ADA video for international conference
Katrina Donahue, MD, MPH, in the department of family medicine and Laura Young, MD, PhD, and John Buse, MD, PhD, in the department of medicine were featured in this American Diabetes Association video about the MONITOR Trial and a $1.3 million PCORI-funded effort to translate UNC diabetes research into the clinic.
Located in Vital Signs / 2019 / June 13
Watkins Wins Rawls-Palmer Progress in Medicine Award
Paul Watkins, MD, professor of medicine, was given the award by the American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. Award recipients are investigators who are actively involved in high-quality clinical pharmacologic research.
Located in Vital Signs / 2014 / Sept. 25
UCLA, UNC, MIT Researchers Successfully Test Coin-Sized Smart Insulin Patch
Zhen Gu, PhD, former professor in the UNC/NSCU Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, led animal studies, a precursor to human trials, for a new device to automatically manage glucose levels and deliver needed insulin quickly. UNC’s John Buse, MD, PhD, was co-author of the study.
Located in News / 2020 / February
Novel Primary Care Model Promotes Lifelong Comprehensive Care for People Living with HIV
Shana Ratner, MD, associate professor in the division of general medicine, and section chief for education and clinical practice, announces a new collaboration with the division of infectious diseases that includes a multidisciplinary primary care clinic to serve people living with HIV. The new model lays the groundwork for multidisciplinary care in advance of department of medicine clinics' move to Eastowne.
Located in Vital Signs / 2020 / May 7
Experts 'baffled' by growing ranks of allergy sufferers
More Americans than ever are suffering from allergies. As spring allergy season approaches, expert Maya Jerath explains what researchers do – and do not – know about why we get them.
Located in Vital Signs / 2010 / Vital Signs - March 4, 2010
Bullitt Club & Trent Society Speakers for 2009-2010
The Bullitt History of Medicine Club sponsors a collaborative series of monthly evening meetings with the Trent History of Medicine Society, alternating between UNC and Duke campuses, as well as a series of noon meetings at UNC. Both evening and noon schedules are provided below. All meetings are free and open to the public.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - Sept. 25, 2009