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.
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.
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.
Each year on Independence Day, the organization publishes its list entitled “Great Immigrants: The Pride of America” to honor the accomplishments of notable immigrants.
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.
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.
Congratulations to our Summer 2016 Plus People. These 16 employees were recognized for being among the very best at UNC Medical Center this Summer.
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.
This prestigious award is presented to only one hospital in the world each year.
The UNC Health Care and School of Medicine Center for Innovation is pleased to announce winners of the fourth annual Innovation Pilot Awards.
The purpose of the award is to recognize hospitals that are proven leaders in infant safe sleep policy, practice and education.
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.
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.
The IBCLC Care Award recognizes efforts to improve maternal and child health by promoting and providing expert lactation care within their community.
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.
According to Becker's Hospital Review, "The hospitals on this list are well-known for a multitude of reasons, such as having a strong history of medical innovation, providing top-notch care to patients, leading clinical advancement with forward-thinking research or holding an irreplaceable spot in their communities."
The UNC Caregivers at Carolina: Support for Physician Scientists Program announces its inaugural Scholar awardees, Eliza Park, MD, assistant professor of psychiatry, and Sylvia Becker-Dreps, MD, MPH, assistant professor of family medicine.
UNC Health Care recently held its 6th annual Employee Ambassador Recognition event to honor physicians and employees for giving back to their communities.
UNC Hospitals receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite
American Heart Association recognizes UNC Hospitals' commitment to quality stroke care
Ayumi Nakamura and Klara Klein have been named recipients of the prestigious PEO Scholar Award. UNC has two recipients out of only 90 honorees nationwide.