Upcoming Events

IRB Pop-Up Event at the CTRC

Oct 18, 2017 from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM Clincal and Translational Research Center, Burnett-Womack 1042,

IRB Pop-ups provide on-campus IRB consultations for researchers. IRB Analysts will have access to your IRB application and can answer questions about existing or proposed research.

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The ABCs of the BCTs

Oct 18, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM 527 Health Science Library, UNC - Chapel Hill,

Have lunch with CHAI Core and learn the ABCs of the BCTs. We'll cover the Behavior Change Techniques (BCTs) Taxonomy, a new language in behavioral science, and how they are useful for intervention design, proposal writing, and manuscript preparation.

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South Big Data Hub Roundtable: Smarter Health and Our Future

Oct 18, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:15 PM Renaissance Computing Institute and online,

The South Big Data Hub Roundtable Series provides an open discussion forum focusing on emerging research challenges in data science and analytics, applications in verticals such as health, smart and connected cities, environment, natural hazards, energy, materials and advanced manufacturing, and cross-cutting areas such as cyberinfrastructure, privacy, and security. The October 18th Roundtable features Wendy Nilsen, Program Director for the Smart and Connected Health program at the National Science Foundation.

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Steam Shutdown for Neurosciences Hospital

Oct 18, 2017 from 07:00 PM to 07:00 AM Neurosciences Hospital,

The UNC Facilities Maintenance will be shutting off the steam to Neurosciences Hospital.

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OIA Monthly Global Health Forum

Oct 19, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM UNC Hospitals Starbucks Location,

The School of Medicine's Office of International Activities will host its next Global Health Forum on Thursday, Oct. 19.

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Coping with Compassion Stress

Oct 19, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Webinar,

ComPsych will be providing a webinar on "Coping with Compassion Stress."

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How the Sausage Gets Made: Influencing Policy at the North Carolina Legislature

Oct 20, 2017 from 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM Sheps Center, 725 MLK BLVD, Chapel Hill NC,

What goes into the development of a bill at the legislature? When are data influential and when are they not? Join us for a discussion with Gerry Cohen, former lawyer to the legislature and according to WUNC, “probably the most important North Carolina politician you don't know,” and Alex Miller, lobbyist for health professional associations, alternative energy, and NC craft breweries. We will talk about how state policy is made and how your research can influence it.

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Walk With A Doc

Oct 21, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM UNC Wellness Center at Meadowmont; 100 Sprunt St., Chapel Hill,

Join Amanda Nelson, MD, and other providers in rheumatology, orthopedics, and physical therapy, and staff and researchers from UNC's Thurston Arthritis Research Center, Rheumatology Clinic, and Orthopaedics on the 3rd Saturday of each month at 10:00 a.m. rain (indoor track) or shine (walking trails) for an energizing walk at the UNC Wellness Center at Meadowmont.

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SECC Lobby Fair – Wednesday, Oct. 25

Oct 25, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM Children's Hospital Lobby,

To learn more about the State Employees Combined Campaign, please attend our SECC Lobby Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 25, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Children’s Hospital lobby.

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SECC Lobby Fair at Hillsborough – Wednesday, Oct. 25

Oct 25, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM Hillsborough Hospital Lobby,

To learn more about the State Employees Combined Campaign, please attend our SECC Lobby Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 25, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Hillsborough Hospital lobby.

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UNC Cancer Network Medical and Surgical Oncology Lecture- The Role of Radiation in Advanced and Metastatic Disease

Oct 25, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Kevin Pearlstein, MD. Radiation therapy is a successful, time-efficient, well-tolerated, and cost-effective intervention that can be crucial for the appropriate delivery of care for patients with advanced and metastatic disease This lecture will explore current standards of care and promising advances with this type of treatment. Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants.

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IRB Pop-Up Event at Davis Library

Oct 26, 2017 from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM Davis Library, room 228A,

IRB Pop-ups provide on-campus IRB consultations for researchers. IRB Analysts will have access to your IRB application and can answer questions about existing or proposed research.

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PCIC Operations Committee Meeting

Oct 26, 2017 from 03:30 PM to 05:00 PM

Next Meeting: Thursday, October 26th at 3:30p in Morrisville or via WebEx. For more information, email pcic@unchealth.unc.edu.

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Learn, Laugh, and Lessen Stress Class

Oct 30, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM Carolina Ballroom B (5221 Paramount Parkway, Morrisville Conference Center),

Back by popular demand: Learn, Laugh, and Lessen Stress class scheduled for Monday, October 30th from 08:00 AM-12:00 PM in the Carolina Ballroom B (5221 Paramount Parkway, Morrisville Conference Center).

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Faculty Orientation

Oct 30, 2017 from 08:30 AM to 12:30 PM Strum Auditorum (G100 Bondurant Hall),

The Office of Faculty Affairs and Leadership Development will host a Faculty Orientation session on Monday, Oct. 30.

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Faculty Orientation

Oct 30, 2017 from 08:30 AM to 12:30 PM Strum Auditorum (G100 Bondurant Hall),

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Defining Precision Medicine at UNC: Charting the Path to Better Health Care

Oct 31, 2017 from 08:30 AM to 02:00 PM Friday Center,

UNC is uniquely well positioned to leverage both the strengths of its researchers and its comprehensive Health Care System to develop research related to Precision Medicine. We will host a symposium and workshop for Fall 2017 to define the main areas of our efforts.

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IRB Pop-Up Event at the CTRC

Nov 01, 2017 from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM Clincal and Translational Research Center, Burnett-Womack 1042,

IRB Pop-ups provide on-campus IRB consultations for researchers. IRB Analysts will have access to your IRB application and can answer questions about existing or proposed research.

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Public Screening of "Defining Hope"

Nov 01, 2017 from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM Timberlyne 6 Theater, 120 Banks Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514,

Defining Hope is a story about people weighing what matters most at the most fragile junctures in life, and the nurses who guide them. Nurses will receive 1.25 free CNE contact hours for watching the film and completing the evaluation thanks to the generous support of Walden University.

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Fourth Annual No Limits Gala

Nov 02, 2017 from 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM George Watts Hill Alumni Center, UNC,

A fundraiser benefiting the programs of the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health will be held November 2nd at the George Watts Hill Alumni Center on UNC's campus.

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Introduction to Perioperative Point-of-Care Ultrasound and Focused Assessed Transthoracic Echocardiography Conference

Nov 04, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM UNC School of Medicine Clinical Skills and Patient Simulation Center, Chapel Hill, NC,

The Introduction to Perioperative Point-of-Care Ultrasound and Focused Assessed Transthoracic Echocardiography Conference will be held November 4 in Chapel Hill

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Planned Epic@UNC Downtime

Nov 05, 2017 from 01:00 AM to 01:30 AM Caldwell Memorial, Chatham Hospital, High Point Regional, Johnston Health, Pardee Hospital, UNC Medical Center, and UNC REX Healthcare,

There is a planned Epic@UNC downtime scheduled from 1 - 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning, Nov. 5.

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27th Annual "A Tasteful Affair"

Nov 05, 2017 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM The Blue Zone at Kenan Stadium,

Support the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill at the 27th annual "A Tasteful Affair" on Sunday, Nov. 5, from 6 - 8 p.m. at The Blue Zone at Kenan Stadium.

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Tales of Translation: Success Stories from the UNC NC TraCS Institute - An Open House Event

Nov 07, 2017 from 08:30 AM to 04:00 PM NC TraCS Institute,

This fall, join NC TraCS for an all-day Open House event to hear success stories of translational impact. Learn how the UNC-Chapel Hill North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences (NC TraCS) Institute is helping UNC and partner institution researchers navigate the translational landscape and discover how NC TraCS can help you with your research. YOU may be the next success chapter of our story.

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IRB Pop-Up Event at Davie Hall

Nov 09, 2017 from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM 331 Davie Hall,

IRB Pop-ups provide on-campus IRB consultations for researchers. IRB Analysts will have access to your IRB application and can answer questions about existing or proposed research.

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