The UNC Internal Medicine Clinic recently achieved recertification for the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Diabetes Recognition Program for October 2014 - 2017.
Sarah D. Linnstaedt, PhD, assistant professor of anesthesiology, has been awarded a Future Leaders in Pain grant from The American Pain Society. This prestigious junior faculty award will help Dr. Linnstaedt to advance her studies examining the role of microRNA in chronic pain pathogenesis.
Joseph DeSimone, PhD, Chancellor’s Eminent Professor of Chemistry, has been elected to the Institute of Medicine, one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine a U. S. scientist can receive. DeSimone is also a professor of pharmacology.
Roth’s research to create innovative tools for neuroscientists and discover potential targets for therapeutics has earned him one of the highest honors in the field of medicine.
The UNC Faculty Council's Committee on Honorary Degrees and Special Awards now invites your nominations for next year's Edward Kidder Graham Faculty Service Award, which will be presented at the October 12, 2015, University Day ceremony.
Donald L. Budenz, MD, MPH, Chairman of the UNC Department of Ophthalmology, was recently announced as the recipient of an outstanding humanitarian award from one of the field’s most prestigious professional organizations.
Shimena Li, Eric D. Strand and Ming Y. Lim, MB BChir, have been named recipients of the various career-development awards from the American Society of Hematology (ASH).
In a recent peer survey, UNC's Obstetrics and Gynecology and Family Practice residency training programs were ranked in top 10.
Five winners of a not so famous award based at UNC have gone on to win the highest honor in medicine.
Sixty-two companies were recognized for delivering high-quality candidate experience in this year's Candidates Experience Awards. UNC Health Care's Talent and Acquisition and Nursing Employment were among the winners, which included companies such as General Motors, NBC and The Hershey Company.
UNC’s Dr. Patrick F. Sullivan is one of two researchers nationwide to receive the award.
The prestigious list recognizes registered nurses for their outstanding professional abilities and commitment to improving health care in their communities.
Paul Watkins, MD, professor of medicine, was given the award by the American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. Award recipients are investigators who are actively involved in high-quality clinical pharmacologic research.
Chris Ellington and Bernadette Spong were listed in Becker's Hospital Review for "150 hospital and health system CFOs to know."
Congratulations to Tracy Parham, RN, UNC Health Care's Chief Information Officer (CIO), who was recently recognized as one of the Triangle Business Journal's "CIO Award" winners.
The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) has announced the 2014 recipients of the Benjamin H. Kean Travel Fellowship in Tropical Medicine. Through a highly competitive process, 22 Fellows from 18 medical schools were selected. From the UNC School of Medicine, Rob Broadhurst, Amelia Cline, and Morgan Goheen were named 2014 Fellows .
For more than 20 years, Sharon Campbell, PhD, has been studying Ras, a protein implicated in 30 percent of all cancers. Now she’s on the hunt for alternative ways to shut the protein down.
Laughlin, Prieur, Morea win 2013-2014 Department of Psychiatry Clinical Psychology Internship Awards
Sarah Laughlin, MS, won the Wallach Award for interns. Mary Beth Prieur, PhD, and Paul Morea, LCSW, are the faculty recipients of the Jody T. Konanc award.
Victoria Bautch, PhD, has a lab that is affiliated with the McAllister Heart Institute.
For the second year in a row, the staff at the UNC Wellness Centers and in the Employee Recreation Department have encouraged our employees to WIN the Medical Fitness Association's Walking Challenge!