Past Events

Events which have already happened.

10th Annual UNC School of Medicine Charity Golf Classic Apr 20, 2013 from 08:30 AM to 03:00 PM Finley Golf Course,
Dust off your clubs and join alumni, faculty and students for this fun student-organized event benefiting the local chapter of the American Heart Association.
Fifth-annual 'Coping with Cancer' symposium in Kitty Hawk from Apr 19, 2013 02:00 PM to Apr 20, 2013 02:15 PM Hilton Garden Inn, Kitty Hawk, NC,
This 1.5 day symposium in Kitty Hawk, N.C., begins on April 19 and focuses on "Patient Centered Care: Meeting the Requirements for New or Existing Cancer Programs." The symposium is relevant for a broad audience of cancer center administrators, physician-leaders, nurses, social workers and psychosocial-oncology professionals.
2013 Engineering a World Class Rehabilitation Center Symposium Apr 19, 2013 from 11:30 AM to 04:00 PM Hamner Conference Center, North Carolina Biotechnology Center,
The UNC-NCSU Rehabilitation Engineering Center will host its second annual symposium.
Occupational Therapy Day Apr 19, 2013 from 11:30 AM to 01:30 PM N.C. Children's Hospital Lobby,
Occupational Therapists will be providing an informational session highlighting the roles of occupational therapy within UNC Hospitals
Third Annual Oliver Smithies Nobel Prize Symposium Apr 19, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM MBRB G202,
Dr. Harold Varmus, co-recipient of the Nobel Prize for studies of the genetic basis of cancer and Director of the National Cancer Institute, will deliver the keynote lecture, titled, ""Motivation for a Life in Science: Discovery, Dissemination, and Application of Knowledge.”
2013 Translational Medicine Symposium Apr 18, 2013 from 08:30 AM to 03:45 PM Kirkland Auditorium at the Koury Oral Health Bldg,
This symposium will showcase the translational research that is being conducted by UNC graduate, post-docs, medical, dental, public health, and undergraduate students. The symposium is co-sponsored by the HHMI-funded Program in Translational Medicine (PITM) and the NCI-funded Cancer Cell Biology Training Program (CCBTP). We will have distinguished researchers from UNC and other institutions speaking about their translational research. Attendees are encouraged to register for this free event since breakfast and lunch will be provided to the first 200 attendees. Full agenda can be seen at website listed below.
Donate Life Information Fair Apr 18, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM NC Children's Hospital Lobby,
April is Donate Life Awareness Month. Please join the UNC Center for Transplant Care in celebrating the gift of organ donation at the Annual Donate Life Information Fair from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Thursday, April 18, in the N.C. Children's Hospital lobby.
Research Ethics Grand Rounds Apr 18, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 219 Brinkhous-Buillit Building,
Come participate in "Ethics in Research with the Newly Dead: Perspectives on Science, Oversight, and Moral Concerns," a panel discussion on ethical issues in research with the newly dead.
Service of Hope, Waiting, and Remembrance Apr 18, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM John M. Reeves All Faiths Chapel, First Floor Memorial Hospital,
Please join us in celebrating hope, waiting, and giving the gift of life through organ and tissue donation at noon April 18 in the John M. Reeves Chapel on the 1st floor, Memorial Hospital.
Academy of Educators to host Dr. William Branch Apr 18, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 12:50 PM 321 MacNider,
The AOE is delighted to co-sponsor a site visit to the Faculty Development Program, "Passing the Torch: Fostering Humanism Through Faculty Role Models," by Dr. William Branch, the Carter Smith, Sr. Professor of Medicine and Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine.
Duke - UNC Seminar Series: Clinical Intelligence Apr 17, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM Health Sciences Library room 328,
The Duke - UNC seminar series, with sponsorship from the Carolina Health Informatics Program, will host Vikas Chowdhry and his presentation on clinical intelligence, a rapidly growing and evolving field that uses data to improve healthcare outcomes.
CHIP Lecture: Clinical Intelligence with Epic Apr 17, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM Health Sciences Library room 328,
Clinical Intelligence is a rapidly growing and evolving field that uses data to improve healthcare outcomes. In this presentation, Mr. Yosick, from Epic, will share specific examples in which analytical and quantitative methods were used to accomplish objectives as diverse as predictive modeling for patient mortality, measuring differences in the quality of healthcare across regions, and assessing the effectiveness of process improvements in clinical workflows. He will also discuss the future of healthcare analytics and how healthcare providers are leveraging the fields of big data, predictive modeling, and expert systems to improve healthcare.
Surgery Grand Rounds - The Future of Medicine: Training the Next Generation of Doctors Apr 17, 2013 from 07:15 AM to 08:00 AM Old Clinic Auditorium,
Edward G. Buckley, MD, Professor of Ophthalmology & Professor of Pediatrics, Vice Dean for Medical Education, at Duke University's School of Medicine, will deliver the lecture.
Golf for Promise tournament - April 15 Apr 15, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM Governor's Club of Chapel Hill,
Golf for Promise, a fundraiser organized by Jessica Kittelberger, an 11th grader at Ravenscroft School in Raleigh, supports programs and services at N.C. Children's Hospital.
Touch-a-Truck Apr 14, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM University Mall Parking Lot,
Touch-A-Truck, a hands-on family event for kids of all ages, will benefit N.C. Children's Hospital's Promise Grant Program and Boy Scouts of America Troop 39's service projects and activities.
The Bash at Bailey's Apr 13, 2013 from 05:00 PM to 09:00 PM Bailey's Pub & Grille,
Inside Carolina is partnering with Bailey’s Pub & Grille for the 2013 edition of "The Bash," a celebration for Tar Heel football fans. The event will follow the April 13th UNC Spring Game and will benefit North Carolina Children's Hospital.
Benefits Fair coming April 12 Apr 12, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM UNC Hospitals' Lobbies,
You are invited to attend the Benefits Fair from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Friday, April 12, in the lobby concourse between the Children’s and Women’s Hospitals.
Stroke 101 Apr 11, 2013 from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education,
In this presentation, Dr. David Huang will examine stroke types—ischemic strokes versus hemorrhagic strokes—and how they happen. We will discuss the various treatments available for the different types of strokes and what doctors and patients can do to prevent future strokes. This lecture is part of the 2012 "What's the Big Idea" lecture series at the Friday Center.
Fred T. Foard Jr. Memorial Lecture Apr 11, 2013 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education,
Jonathan LaPook, CBS News Medical Correspondent will present Public Health at the Intersection of Medicine and Media.
CGIBD Thursday Research Seminar Series Apr 11, 2013 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM Bioinformatics Building, First Floor Auditorium,
Scott J. Bultman, Ph.D, Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics, will present "Dietary Fiber Protects Against Colorectal Tumorigenesis in a Microbiota-and Butyrate-dependent Manner."