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The latest news from UNC Health Care and the UNC School of Medicine.

Names, departments/locations clarified, new service request options available in HEAT Cloud

ISD is updating several features in HEAT Cloud this week, including the way names and departments/locations are presented. Additionally, you can now request system access (SARF), WebEx access, and make Schedulable Epic Records (SER) requests. See details below.

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MRIs link impaired brain activity to inability to regulate emotions in autism

MRIs link impaired brain activity to inability to regulate emotions in autism

UNC researchers find that the bigger the differences in brain activity related to emotion regulation, the more severe the autism

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Researchers pinpoint two genes that trigger severest form of ovarian cancer

Researchers pinpoint two genes that trigger severest form of ovarian cancer

UNC geneticists create the first mouse model of ovarian clear cell carcinoma; show how a known drug can suppress tumor growth

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Becoming Less Super as a Specialist

Becoming Less Super as a Specialist

Dr. David Wohl, an HIV/AIDS specialist at UNC, reflects on the reasons why he now finds himself drawn to fighting Ebola.

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Epic@UNC Go-Live #3 set for May 5, 2015


Epic@UNC Go-Live #3 set for May 5, 2015


The next Epic@UNC Go-Live is set for May 5, 2015, at outpatient facilities for Caldwell Memorial, Johnston Health, and High Point Regional.

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Patient older age not an issue in revision cochlear implantation

Patient older age not an issue in revision cochlear implantation

Sometimes patients with coclear implants need to have a second or "revision" implantation surgery because of device failure. A new UNC study finds that adults age 65 and older do just as well in speech perception after revision cochlear implantation as those younger than 65.

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Free Electronic Tax Preparation

Employee Recreation & Wellness is pleased to offer free electronic tax prep for UNC Hospitals and UNC Faculty Physician employees making $60,000 or less (single or combined filing).

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Crane at Neurosciences Loading Dock Feb. 6 - 8

As part of the UNC Hospitals Bone Marrow Transplant Unit Renovation at the Neurosciences Hospital, a 500-ton crane will be placed adjacent to the Neurosciences Loading Dock for the lifting and placement of the new Air Handling Unit.

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Nurse Resident Abstracts Selected by the UHC for Presentation at the Annual Meeting

Six former Nurse Residents will be representing UNC Medical Center and presenting their projects at the University HealthSystems Consortium (UHC) Annual Meeting March 3 - 5, 2015.

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