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When to give up: Treatment or comfort for late-stage cancer?
Dr. Ronald C. Chen, of UNC Lineberger, was recently featured by the Associated Press for his research on end-of-life treatment in cancer patients younger than 65 with metastatic disease. Read the story and watch the video.
Located in Employee News Online / 2016 / June 9
Located in Vital Signs / 2018 / July 26
Willis a co-author on American Heart Association scientific statement
UNC McAllister Heart Institute member Monte Willis, MD, is a co-author of a scientific statement from the American Heart Association regarding the burden of heart disease among African Americans. Heart disease is the leading killer of all Americans, but in African Americans, heart disease develops earlier, and deaths from heart disease are higher than in Caucasian Americans.
Located in Vital Signs / 2017 / Oct. 26
Wohl discusses START in WRAL story
David Wohl, MD, site leader of the UNC AIDS Clinical Trials Unit at Chapel Hill, was featured on WRAL explaining how the global interventional study Strategic Timing of Anti-Retroviral Treatment (START) definitively proves that patients found living with HIV should start antiretroviral therapy as early as possible to maintain their health.
Located in Vital Signs / 2015 / July 9
WRAL features Kibbe as part of 'Celebrating Women' Series
WRAL featured a story on Melina Kibbe, MD, Colin G. Thomas Jr Distinguished Professor and Chair of the UNC School of Medicine Department of Surgery, as part of the station's Celebrating Women Series.
Located in Vital Signs / 2018 / April 12
The two posts showcased a patient who sought out UNC after a traumatic birth and UNC Midwife Jenny Cox, who helped the patient reach her goals.
Located in Vital Signs / 2016 / Oct. 6
Located in Vital Signs / 2018 / July 19
Zeidner Raises Awareness for Bone Marrow Donor Needs with Superior Court Judge Carl Fox
In 2015, Superior Court Judge Carl Fox was diagnosed with a type of blood cancer called myelodysplastic syndrome. Since then, he has used his story to raise awareness of the need for African Americans to join the bone marrow donor registry. He recently appeared on WRAL to promote a fundraising event alongside his oncologist, Joshua Zeidner, MD.
Located in Vital Signs / 2016 / May 5
Zerwas featured on WRAL
Recently, Stephanie Zerwas, PhD, assistant professor, psychiatry, and clinical director, UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders was recently featured on WRAL in a story discussing why men are less likely to seek treatment for eating disorders.
Located in Vital Signs / 2016 / March 24