Take a look back at the top 10 videos of 2011 from UNC Health Care's News Office.
real doctors, real people - Deepak Raj Dugar Feb. 9, 2011 Dr. Deepak Raj Dugar, a first-year resident at UNC Hospitals in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, is also a Bhangra dancer. Don't know what Bhangra dancing is? Think Indian hip-hop with very traditional roots.
real doctors, real people - Stuart Gold June 1, 2011 Dr. Stuart Gold's patients describe him as both compassionate and weird. You'll have to watch the video to see what they mean by "weird." But in terms of compassion, Gold gives a lot of his time and energy outside of the clinic to promoting awareness of childhood cancer and raising much needed research funds.
real doctors, real people - David Tate Jan. 5, 2011 Dr. David Tate, a cardiologist at UNC and a musician, has been known to leave his banjo in a patient’s room for ready access during rounds. For Tate, music is one way he can connect with his patients, and allow them to feel more real and more human, despite the needles and wires that connect them to all kinds of mechanical devices.
real doctors, real people - Amelia F. Drake Aug. 3, 2011 Amelia F. Drake, MD, a professor of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery in the UNC School of Medicine, finds a calming rhythm in rowing crew.
Match Day 2011 March 23, 2011 On March 17, 148 fourth-year medical students found out where they'll be spending the next few years of their medical training. The UNC Medical School graduates will be in residency programs across 29 states. 53 of the students will stay right here in North Carolina.
UNC HIV prevention research named scientific breakthrough of the year Dec. 22, 2011 The HIV Prevention Trials Network 052 study, led by Myron S. Cohen, MD of the UNC School of Medicine, has been named the 2011 Breakthrough of the Year by the journal Science.
real doctors, real people - Ian Udell July 13, 2011 Dr. Ian Udell, a resident in urologic surgery at UNC Hospitals, is also a highly accomplished wakeboarder who is sponsored by O'Brien Watersports.
real doctors, real people - James Howard March 2, 2011 Dr. James Howard, a neurologist at UNC for 33 years, picked up glass blowing after his wife gave him a free class to try it out. Ever since, he's been spending his Saturdays and Sundays in front of two, 2,000-degree ovens.
Tossing pies to celebrate Patient Satisfaction Sept. 28, 2011 The team in Nutrition and Food Services (NFS) at UNC Hospitals set a goal of reaching the 75th percentile in patient satisfaction surveys. The reward for reaching that goal included a chance to throw pies at the NFS management team.
Baby Adam's story Dec. 21, 2011 Baby Adam was born on September 18, 2011, in Alipur, India with Bartsocas-Papas Syndrome - a rare genetic disorder that caused multiple birth defects. Watch this video to learn about Baby Adam's story and the remarkable team of clinicians, family, and supporters that have rallied around him.