Awards and Honors

The latest awards and honors for the faculty and staff at UNC Health Care and the UNC School of Medicine.

Eight UNC Hospitals residency programs nationally ranked by Doximity

Eight UNC Hospitals residency programs nationally ranked by Doximity

UNC’s residency programs in Anesthesiology, Family Medicine, Medicine/Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Otolaryngology, Pediatrics, Radiation Oncology and Urology are all ranked in the top 30 programs nationwide in the Doximity Residency Navigator.

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2016 Exceptional Patient Service & Patient Service Star Awards

On Friday, Aug. 12, the UNC Medical Center outpatient clinics, providers, and staff were honored for the exceptional care and service they provided our patients during the 2016 fiscal year.

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North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center receives FEMA grant

This funding, which is administered under the FEMA Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program, will be used to educate lower-income North Carolinians about fire safety and train first responders in burn treatment.

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UNC Hospitals, UNC REX, High Point Regional recognized by U.S. News & World Report in annual ‘Best Hospitals’ rankings

UNC Hospitals, UNC REX, High Point Regional recognized by U.S. News & World Report in annual ‘Best Hospitals’ rankings

Ten specialties at UNC Hospitals were recognized as nationally ranked or high performing by U.S. News & World Report in its annual "America's Best Hospitals" issue. Four of our ranked specialties were ranked highest in the state. Across the state, our system performed well. UNC Hospitals, UNC REX Hospital and High Point Regional Hospital ranked No. 2, No. 10 and No. 16, respectively.

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Caregivers at Carolina Program Announces Travel Awards

Caregivers at Carolina Program Announces Travel Awards

The Caregivers at Carolina program awards eight travel grants to physician scientists in recognition of their exemplary research while facing substantial caregiving demands at home.

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NC Hospital Association Honors Dale Jenkins with Trustee Merit Award

NC Hospital Association Honors Dale Jenkins with Trustee Merit Award

Mr. Jenkins is currently chair of the Board of Trustees for UNC Health Care in Chapel Hill and was previously chair of the Board of Directors for UNC REX Healthcare in Raleigh.

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Adams receives first Pillsbury Medical Student Research Fellowship in Otolaryngology

Adams receives first Pillsbury Medical Student Research Fellowship in Otolaryngology

Katherine Adams, a fourth-year medical student, was recently honored with the first-ever Pillsbury Medical Student Research Fellowship in Otolaryngology. The one-year fellowship, which comes with funding support for research, will help to support Adams’ work on multiple projects.

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Carnegie Corporation tabs Aziz Sancar as “Great Immigrant” honoree

Carnegie Corporation tabs Aziz Sancar as “Great Immigrant” honoree

Each year on Independence Day, the organization publishes its list entitled “Great Immigrants: The Pride of America” to honor the accomplishments of notable immigrants.

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Mohlke, Garcia-Martinez named Smithies Investigators

Mohlke, Garcia-Martinez named Smithies Investigators

The UNC School of Medicine selected professors from the departments of medicine and genetics for the annual award in honor of Oliver Smithies, UNC’s first Nobel Prize winner.

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UNC Hospitals honored with Mission: Lifeline achievement award

UNC Hospitals honored with Mission: Lifeline achievement award

UNC Hospitals earned the award by meeting specific criteria and standards of performance for the quick and appropriate treatment of STEMI patients by providing emergency procedures to re-establish blood flow to blocked arteries when needed.

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Congrats to our Summer 2016 Plus People

Congrats to our Summer 2016 Plus People

Congratulations to our Summer 2016 Plus People. These 16 employees were recognized for being among the very best at UNC Medical Center this Summer.

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 Carolina Center for Public Service names Antoine Bailliard Thorp Faculty Engaged Scholar

Carolina Center for Public Service names Antoine Bailliard Thorp Faculty Engaged Scholar

Antoine Bailliard, an assistant professor in the Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, is one of ten Thorp Faculty Engaged Scholars for 2016; Bailliard is the only recipient from the UNC School of Medicine.

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2016 Innovation Pilot Award Winners Announced

The UNC Health Care and School of Medicine Center for Innovation is pleased to announce winners of the fourth annual Innovation Pilot Awards.

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 N.C. Women’s Hospital recognized for excellence in infant safe sleep practices

N.C. Women’s Hospital recognized for excellence in infant safe sleep practices

The purpose of the award is to recognize hospitals that are proven leaders in infant safe sleep policy, practice and education.

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Sancar earns UNC Board of Governors’ highest faculty honor

Sancar earns UNC Board of Governors’ highest faculty honor

Winning the Gardner Award is the latest in a long line of international achievements for Sancar, who shared the 2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his groundbreaking work on DNA repair.

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Isaacs honored by American Gastroenterological Association

Isaacs honored by American Gastroenterological Association

At the group’s annual Digestive Disease Week conference in San Diego, Kim Isaacs, MD, PhD, was named the American Gastroenterological Association’s Clinician of the Year.

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 N.C. Women’s Hospital recognized for excellence in lactation care

N.C. Women’s Hospital recognized for excellence in lactation care

The IBCLC Care Award recognizes efforts to improve maternal and child health by promoting and providing expert lactation care within their community.

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Honoring the 2016 Robert C. Cefalo House Officer Award Winners

This year’s five recipients were honored for their demonstrated empathy for patients and their families; effectiveness in listening to and communicating with patients and families; advocacy for and demonstration of the highest standards of patient care; and maintained exemplary professional and interpersonal interactions with colleagues, staff, patients, and visitors.

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