This is the first time that the American Heart Association (AHA) has presented two major awards to one recipient.
From his position as a transfusion medicine physician, Jay Raval, MD, collaborates with providers from across UNC Medical Center to coordinate the best treatments for patients, while also giving him the chance to study ways to improve that care. His efforts have earned him this year’s Woods Junior Faculty Award.
On Nov. 11, the UNC School of Medicine celebrated the 48th annual Student Research Day, hosted by the John B. Graham Student Research Society.
Inspired by a genetic discovery by her PhD mentor, UNC heart researcher Li Qian followed the ‘Tinman’ down the yellow brick road to an award-winning career in science, including the Jefferson-Pilot Fellowship in Academic Medicine.
Stephanie Gupton, PhD, was recently awarded a Jefferson-Pilot Fellowship Award for her research into how neurons change shape and mature during development. We sat down with her for Five Questions.
Jared Gallaher, MD, a fourth-year surgery resident was recently awarded Best Abstract in the category of Global Surgery by the American College of Surgery.
The inaugural Lee McLean Award for Excellence in Faculty Mentoring honored Dr. Elizabeth R. Crais at The Carolina Club in early November.
The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) has elected David Weber, MD, MPH, professor of medicine, pediatrics and epidemiology, to its Board of Trustees.
Scott Hultman, MD, MBA, Ethel and James Valone Distinguished Chair for Plastic Surgery, was recently honored by UNC's Kenan-Flagler Business School with an Alumni Merit Award.
UNC Hospitals, UNC REX Healthcare, High Point Regional, and Pardee earn Top Grades for Patient Safety from Leapfrog
Only 844 hospitals nationwide received “A” grades in the Fall 2016 Leapfrog report.
Ronald Falk, MD, earns National Institutes of Health honor for seminal work as a physician-scientist.
UNC performed exceptionally well in health, medical and life science fields in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Global Universities rankings.
UNC's Clinical Laboratory Science program, which is part of the Department of Allied Health Sciences, was recently named the number one Clinical Laboratory Science program in the nation by a top industry publication.
Melina Kibbe, MD, and Nobel Prize Winner Aziz Sancar, MD, PhD, join only twelve current and former UNC School of Medicine faculty members in the prestigious National Academy of Medicine.
The Simmons Scholars Program supports the work and professional development of faculty members from groups underrepresented in medicine.
The Division of Nursing honored four recipients of the Third Annual Gerritsen/Boote ICU Nursing Award on Friday, Sept. 23. The recipients were selected for providing outstanding care to patients and their families, and were granted scholarships as part of the award.
Crystal Wiley Cene, MD, MPH, assistant professor of medicine, was recently named an RTI University Scholar. As part of the program, Cene will collaborate with RTI researchers to study social network characteristics and health information among a racially diverse group of older women. She was one of six scholars selected this year for the program which is open to faculty from all 16 campuses of the University of North Carolina, as well as Duke University.
On Thursday, Oct. 6, UNC Hospitals held the first Carolina Care Service Awards for inpatient units and departments that provided exceptional care and service for our patients during the 2016 fiscal year.
Scott Hultman, MD, MBA, Ethel A. and James F. Valone Distinguished Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, was recently named Vice President of Academic Affairs and Reconstructive Surgery for the American Society of Plastic Surgeons/Plastic Surgery Foundation.
With a focus on stem cells, Jeremy Purvis, PhD, wants to tap the power of computer modeling to develop regenerative medicine solutions to medical conditions.