Past Events

Events which have already happened.

Backbone: Personal, Social and Policy Consequences of Low Back Pain Feb 27, 2013 from 08:00 AM to 09:00 AM G100 Bondurant,
Dr. Nortin Hadler will speak at the next UNC Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Grand Rounds on Feb. 27.
PCORI Stakeholder Engagement Seminar Feb 22, 2013 from 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM Brinkhous-Bullitt Building, Room 219,
The TraCS Institute supports its investigators in their pursuit of funding opportunities by providing a wide array of resources and research support infrastructure. In order to support UNC investigators’ pursuit of PCORI Cycle III funding, the CARES Services will offer a PCORI Strategic Seminar focused on Patient/Stakeholder Engagement.
Research Ethics Grand Rounds Feb 21, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 219 Brinkhous-Bullitt,
Jill A. Fisher, PhD, Assistant Professor of Social Medicine will present, "Healthy Volunteers' Perceptions of Risk: The Influence of Informed Consent and Urban Legend in Phase I Clinical Trials"
Tobacco Cessation & PCMH:Advances in Evidence-based Treatment Webinar Feb 20, 2013 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Brinkhous-Bullitt Building, Room 219,
Register for this webinar to listen to Adam Goldstein, MD and Carol Ripley-Moffitt, MDiv, CTTS discuss effective ways for tobacco cessation.
A Security Primer for Health Informaticians Feb 20, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM Health Sciences Library room 328,
In the 21st century, we ignore cybersecurity at our own peril. This class offers an introduction to computing security to give the healthcare informatician a grounding in this increasingly crucial subject. The session focuses on conceptual fundamentals rather than technical implementation and includes resources for further study.
American Heart Association presentation of Gold Award for heart attack care to UNC Hospitals Feb 19, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Children's Hospital Lobby,
UNC has won the Gold Level Recognition Award from the American Heart Association’s 2012 Mission: Lifeline® program for the survival and care of STEMI (ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction) patients. UNC is one of only 25 institutions in the country to receive this Gold award.
Practice-based nursing research seminars begin at UNC Hospitals - Part 2 Feb 19, 2013 from 09:30 AM to 11:30 AM N.C. Cancer Hospital Conference Room #2,
With the inauguration of the Department of Nursing Quality and Research, UNCH nurses now have additional support in conducting practice-based nursing research. As a component of this support, a two-part Research Seminar program has been initiated.
Practice-based nursing research seminars begin at UNC Hospitals - Part 1 Feb 19, 2013 from 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM N.C. Cancer Hospital Conference Room #2,
With the inauguration of the Department of Nursing Quality and Research, UNCH nurses now have additional support in conducting practice-based nursing research. As a component of this support, a two-part Research Seminar program has been initiated.
Heart Event: Listen to Your Heart Feb 16, 2013 from 07:30 AM to 12:30 PM Meadowmont Wellness Center,
Celebrate American Heart Month by learning about your risk factors for cardiovascular and peripheral vascular disease! Space is limited so register soon.
2013 Zollicoffer Lecture & Banquet Feb 15, 2013 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM Bondurant G100,
Dr. Brenda Armstrong, Professor of Pediatrics, Associate Dean for Medical Education and Director of Admissions at Duke University School of Medicine, will present, "The Urgency of Diversity in the HealthCare Workforce: Truth and Consequence."
2013 Zollicoffer Lecture & Banquet Feb 15, 2013 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM G100 Bondurant,
Please save the date for the 33rd Annual Zollicoffer Lecture & Banquet to be held on Friday, Feb. 15. This year's lecturer is Dr. Brenda Armstrong, Associate Dean, Medical Education and Director of Admissions for Duke University School of Medicine and Professor of Pediatrics and Cardiology at Duke University Medical Center.
Zensations fundraising sale from Feb 13, 2013 07:30 AM to Feb 14, 2013 04:00 PM N.C. Children's Hospital lobby,
A "Zensations" fundraising sale, including items such as organic oils, creams and spa products, will be held in the NC Children's Hospital lobby Wednesday, Feb. 13 and Thursday, Feb. 14, from 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. each day.
Love Your Heart: Live Facebook chat with Heart and Vascular experts from UNC Center for Heart and Vascular Care and Rex Healthcare Feb 14, 2013 from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM Online at http://www.facebook.com/unchealthcare,
Peter Ford, MD, vascular surgeon in the UNC Center for Heart and Vascular Care, will be available during this live Facebook chat to talk about vascular health. Dr. Ford’s specialties include treatment of peripheral arterial disease, aortic pathology (including abdominal aortic aneurysms), and venous disease (including varicose veins). James G. Jollis, MD, of Rex Heart and Vascular will be available to talk about heart health. Dr. Jollis has a special interest in valvular heart disease, echocardiography and CT angiography.
2013 Community Service Day Feb 14, 2013 from 01:30 PM to 03:00 PM Community Service Day,
The Eugene Mayer Honor Society cordially invites you to the 2013 Community Service Day.
2013 Community Service Day Feb 14, 2013 from 01:30 PM to 02:45 PM Old Clinic Auditorium,
The UNC School of Medicine and the Eugene S. Mayer Honor Society cordially invite you to attend the 2013 Community Service Day on Thursday, Feb. 14.
CHIP Lecture: Geospatially Enabling Duke's Enterprise Data Warehouse Feb 13, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM Health Sciences Library room 328,
Duke’s Decision Support Repository (DSR) is the Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) for Duke Medicine. It incorporates more than 26 major clinical and financial systems within the institution and supports clinical research, quality improvement initiatives, financial analysis, and metrics reporting.
Ash Wednesday Service - John M. Reeves All Faiths Chapel Feb 13, 2013 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM John M. Reeves All Faiths Chapel, 1st floor Memorial Hospital,
Ash Wednesday begins the Christian Church Season of Lent. The Lenten Season is a preparation for celebrating Easter. Pastoral Care is also able to visit employees, patients and visitors around the hospital who are unable to attend the service.
Alert Carolina siren test Tuesday, Feb. 12 Feb 12, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM University of North Carolina,
The University will TEST the emergency sirens and text messages on Tuesday, Feb. 12, between noon and 1 p.m. The University tests the sirens each semester to make sure the equipment works.
Hands-only CPR demonstration and practice event Feb 11, 2013 from 09:00 AM to 03:00 PM N.C. Children's Hospital lobby,
The Advanced Life Support Program staff and UNC Hospitals' CPR instructors will hold a mass Hands-only CPR demonstration and practice event from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 11, in the N.C. Children's Hospital lobby.
A Literary Gathering for co-workers, patients, and caregivers Feb 11, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM UNC Hospitals Starbucks Conference Room A (on 2nd floor of Starbucks),
Share prose or poetry you enjoy or wrote, and listen to guest writers while eating or enjoying a coffee. A respite and refreshing complement to the extraordinary work you do. This event features a reading by author Jill McCorkle.