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Spangler honored as 'Sepsis Hero' by Sepsis Alliance

Spangler honored as 'Sepsis Hero' by Sepsis Alliance

On Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, Sepsis Alliance held its fifth annual Sepsis Heroes: Celebrating Champions of Sepsis Awareness gala in New York City. UNC medical student Hillary Spangler was one of five honorees recognized as a Sepsis Hero. This annual event celebrates and applauds the work of individuals and organizations that have made great strides in raising sepsis awareness.

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A Tasteful Affair to Benefit Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill

Eat, drink and give at the 26th Annual A Tasteful Affair to benefit Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill. On Sunday, Oct. 16, from 5 - 8 p.m., enjoy great food and live music at the tasting event of the season as over two dozen of the Triangle’s finest dining establishments tempt your taste buds with their delicious offerings.

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2016 Triangle Heart Walk

Festivities begin at 12:30 p.m. The walk starts at 2 p.m. One and three mile routes are available.

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Healthwise patient instructions upgrade Sept. 27

The Healthwise patient instructions found through the Clinical References (or References) link in Epic@UNC will be upgraded Tuesday, Sept. 27.

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At fundraiser, UNC worker recounts how organ donation saved his life

WNCN featured UNC Health Care's own Andy Nelson, recipient of a double-lung transplant in July, who spoke at the annual Jason Ray Foundation fundraiser.

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Two UNC School of Medicine startup companies featured in Congressional event

Two UNC School of Medicine startup companies featured in Congressional event

Renovion and EpiCypher, spinouts from the work of David Henke, MD, and Brian Strahl, PhD, respectively, were celebrated this week at the National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer’s University Startups Demo Day

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Third Annual Boote/Gerritsen ICU Nursing Award Ceremony

Please join the Division of Nursing as it celebrates the winners of the Third Annual Boote/Gerritsen ICU Nursing Award, which recognizes the outstanding work of nursing staff in our intensive care units, with both patients and their families.

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Tar Heels go viral: UNC researchers featured on “This Week in Virology” podcast

Tar Heels go viral: UNC researchers featured on “This Week in Virology” podcast

Virologists with the UNC School of Medicine participated in last week's on-campus recording of a popular virology podcast.

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Racial gaps persist in how breast cancer survivors function, feel during treatment and after

Racial gaps persist in how breast cancer survivors function, feel during treatment and after

A UNC Lineberger study published in the journal Breast Cancer Research and Treatment drew upon surveys that assessed health-related quality of life issues for women aged 20 to 74 years who lived in North Carolina and had breast cancer. The analysis was part of the third phase of the Carolina Breast Cancer Study.

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