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Dr. Timothy Weiner receives the 2008 H. Fleming Fuller Award
Dr. Timothy Weiner, a physician at UNC Hospitals, is this year’s recipient of the H. Fleming Fuller Award. Weiner is also a professor in the departments of medicine and pediatrics at the UNC School of Medicine and a professor of epidemiology in the UNC School of Public Health.
Located in Vital Signs / 2008 / December
Duke, UNC study: Light is accurate way to identify pre-cancerous cells in esophagus
A device developed by biomedical engineers at Duke University and successfully tested on patients during a clinical trial led by UNC-Chapel Hill holds the promise of being a less invasive method for testing patients suspected of having Barrett’s esophagus.
Located in News / 2011 / January
Duke/UNC Team Testing New Strategies to Prevent Clotting in Patients with Pancreatic Cancer
CTSA collaborative funding award supports mouse-model research. Nigel Mackman, PhD, of UNC, and Rebekah White, MD, of Duke are leading the effort.
Located in News / 2016 / June
Egan spearheads groundbreaking clinical trial for lung donation
A successful clinical trial could increase the pool of available donated lungs for thousands of patients.
Located in News / 2013 / November
Elderly emergency patients less likely to receive pain medication than middle-aged patients
A study by UNC researchers finds that people 75 years old or older are less likely to receive any pain medication in hospital emergency departments than people between 35 and 54 years old.
Located in News / 2011 / November
Eron, Kuhlman named Smithies Investigators
The UNC School of Medicine selected professors from the departments of medicine and biochemistry & biophysics for the annual award in honor of the late Oliver Smithies, UNC’s first Nobel Prize winner.
Located in News / 2018 / December
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 / Archives / Vital Signs - March 4, 2010
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
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 News / 2010 / February
Experts Reaffirm One Gene Associated with Heart Condition, Dispute 20 Previous Gene Associations
UNC's Jonathan Berg, MD, PhD, associate professor of genetics and medicine, served on the ClinGen panel to evaluate the validity of genes reported to be associated with Brugada Syndrome, a serious genetic heart arrhythmia condition.
Located in News / 2018 / June