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UNC collaborates with NC Department of Public Safety, Durham County Sheriff’s Office on opioid addiction treatment
Two new projects are part of a NIH-funded network to improve opioid addiction treatment in criminal justice settings. Lauren Brinkley-Rubinstein, PhD, is a co-principal investigator for one study and site-PI for the other.
Located in News / 2019 / August
Third Edition of Social Medicine Reader Published
Six current and two former faculty from UNC's department of social medicine are editors of the newly published, two-volume title.
Located in Vital Signs / 2019 / May 24
Third Edition of Social Medicine Reader Published
Six current and two former faculty from UNC's department of social medicine are editors of the newly published, two-volume title.
Located in Vital Signs / 2019 / May 16
Oberlander Publishes NEJM Perspective on ACA
The Perspective article by UNC's Jonathan Oberlander, PhD, chair of the department of social medicine, argues that the Affordable Care Act "has produced important successes and transformed the health care landscape" and that any attempt to undo the ACA "is easier said than done."
Located in Vital Signs / 2019 / May 9
Sullivan, Lyerly publish article in PLOS ONE
Kristen A. Sullivan, PhD, is first author and Anne Drapkin Lyerly, MD, is corresponding author of an article that examines women’s views about contraception requirements for biomedical research participation. Both are in the department of social medicine and the UNC Center for Bioethics.
Located in Vital Signs / 2019 / May 9
Oberlander to serve on Medicare eligibility study panel
Jonathan Oberlander, PhD, professor and chair of social medicine, will serve on a new study panel formed by the National Academy of Social Insurance to examine potential changes to Medicare eligibility.
Located in Vital Signs / 2019 / April 25
Lyerly publishes editorial in JAMA
The editorial by Anne Drapkin Lyerly, MD, MA, professor of social medicine and director of the UNC Center for Bioethics, argues that state laws restricting the end-of-life decisions that can be made by pregnant women are concerning.
Located in Vital Signs / 2019 / April 25
Tonia Poteat Featured in 'Game Changers in HIV' Video
Tonia Poteat, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Social Medicine, is featured in an immersive video produced by TheBodyPRO.com.
Located in Vital Signs / 2019 / March 28
Giselle Corbie-Smith Elected to National Academy of Medicine
Giselle Corbie-Smith, MD, MSc, Kenan Distinguished Professor in the departments of social medicine and medicine, was elected for her scholarly work on the practical and ethical issues of engaging communities in research to achieve health and equity.
Located in News / 2018 / October
Buchbinder article analyzes debate over aid-in-dying laws
Medical aid-in-dying laws are on the rise in the U.S., but patients still face substantial barriers to access, according to an analysis by Mara Buchbinder, PhD.
Located in Vital Signs / 2018 / May 3