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

Now accepting nominations for the Fourth Annual Boote/Gerritsen ICU Nursing Award

The Boote/Gerritsen ICU Nursing Award is a fund to recognize the exceptional care that UNC Hospitals ICU nursing staff provide to their patients and patient families on a daily basis. Nominations are due by July 14.

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In fruit fly and human genetics, timing is everything

In fruit fly and human genetics, timing is everything

UNC scientists show how DNA is accessed and used during the journey to maturation in fruit flies, and what this might mean to our understanding of how cancers arise.

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Memory and Problem Solving in Older Adults

The Cognitive Neuroscience of Memory Laboratory at UNC is currently recruiting healthy older adults between the ages of 65 and 80 years. The purpose of this research is to explore how specific regions in the brain contribute to memory and problem solving abilities.

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From Engineering field comes doctor in the making

From Engineering field comes doctor in the making

First-year UNC medical student and Albert Schweitzer fellow Vinayak Subramanian works with UNC REX cardiologist George Adams to improve the care of patients with peripheral artery disease, a condition that is not well understood.

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Employees with dependents covered under State Health Plan must submit documentation by July 31

UNC Medical Center employees with dependents covered under the State Health Plan began receiving letters this week as part of a State Health Plan Dependent Eligibility Verification Audit. You must ensure the proper documentation is provided by July to ensure coverage isn't dropped for your dependents!

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Watch: UNC Zika expert headlines Science Café

Watch video of Matt Collins, MD, PhD, an infectious diseases fellow in the lab of Aravinda de Silva, PhD, at last week's Science Café at the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences in downtown Raleigh. Collins spoke about ongoing efforts at UNC to develop a vaccine and better diagnostics for the Zika virus.

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UNC's Jonathan Berg featured on ABC 11 TV

UNC's Jonathan Berg featured on ABC 11 TV

Watch UNC geneticist Jonathan Berg, MD, PhD, consult with ABC 11 TV reporter Tisha Powell about results from a direct-to-consumer genetics analysis.

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NC Children's NICU study featured on CBS North Carolina

NC Children's NICU study featured on CBS North Carolina

UNC doctors have seen an increase in premature births at the NC Children's Hospital in recent years. UNC researchers are conducting a study to find out why.

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Memorial Day On-Campus Parking

Chapel Hill Transit will not operate on Monday, May 29, 2017, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Regular service will resume on Tuesday, May 30, 2017. Employees that normally ride a bus to the main campus are welcome to park on-campus in the S11 lots. Employees with a current on-campus permit are encouraged to park in their assigned parking zones/locations.

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News from HR

Find out more about an onsite session from TIAA, several scheduled sessions from Fidelity (including one in Morrisville) and a Fidelity group workshop at the Women's Hospital.

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All Faculty: Check Email for Doximity Survey Request

Doximity, an online physician network and partner of US News & World Report, is sending emails to physicians and faculty inviting them to rank residency programs throughout the nation for the Doximity Residency Navigator Tool. Please carefully check your email for an invitation by Doximity to participate in the survey.

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