Women's Health

The latest women's health news from UNC Health Care and the UNC School of Medicine.

Steiner, Willis named 2011 recipients of Jefferson-Pilot Award

Steiner, Willis named 2011 recipients of Jefferson-Pilot Award

Anne Z. Steiner, MD, MPH, assistant professor in the department of obstetrics and gynecology, and Monte Willis, MD, PhD, assistant professor of pathology and laboratory medicine were selected by this year's committee.

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National Midwifery Week - Oct. 3 - 7

In honor of National Midwifery Week, UNC Midwives want to help women learn more about the practice of midwifery. Join the UNC midwives in the NC Women's Lobby the week of Oct. 3 - 7 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to learn more about their work. Daily prizes will be given.

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real doctors, real people - William Goodnight

real doctors, real people - William Goodnight

At work, Dr. William Goodnight takes care of women with high-risk pregnancies. At play, he likes to mountain bike. And run trails. And do a little white water kayaking -- all on the same day.

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Department of OB/GYN August Highlights and Honors

Read on for a listing of the Department's August awards and honors. The page includes recent honors and awards, news clips, presentations and publications.

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VIDEO: School of Medicine hosts National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine

VIDEO: School of Medicine hosts National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine

The UNC School of Medicine recently hosted the National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine. This 10-day camp brought more than 200 high school students from across the nation to learn about the wide range of careers in health care. Check out this video.

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Five specialties nationally ranked by U.S. News

Five specialties nationally ranked by U.S. News

Congratulations to the five specialties at UNC Hospitals that were nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report in its annual "America's Best Hospitals" issue. Please read the following message from Dr. Roper.

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Mothers with breastfeeding difficulties more likely to suffer postpartum depression

Mothers with breastfeeding difficulties more likely to suffer postpartum depression

A UNC study finds that women who have breastfeeding difficulties in the first two weeks after giving birth are more likely to suffer postpartum depression two months later compared to women without such difficulties.

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UNC Department of OB/GYN June Highlights and Honors

Read on to see last month's highlights, awards and honors from the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Introducing our new M.O.M. (mentoring other mothers) networking group

This fun and social networking group is designed for pre- and postnatal moms and their babies (ages newborn to 5 and a half months), and meets each Tuesday morning and/or Thursday evening.

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A Brand New Day - Patient stories from Rex

A Brand New Day - Patient stories from Rex

Rex Healthcare is excited to announce the premier of new commercials - A Brand New Day! The commercials 'star' Rex patients who share their inspiring stories.

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UNC Family Medicine Offers Lamaze Classes

A solid start begins with a healthy pregnancy and birth. Join us for Lamaze healthy birth classes.

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Zolnoun named 6th Annual SWHR Medtronic Prize winner

Zolnoun named 6th Annual SWHR Medtronic Prize winner

The 6th annual Society for Women’s Health Research Medtronic Prize for Scientific Contributions to Women’s Health was presented to Dr. Denniz Zolnoun, MD, MPH, Associate Professor in the Department of OB/GYN at the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) Annual Gala Dinner earlier this month.

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real doctors, real people - John Steege

real doctors, real people - John Steege

Dr. John Steege, professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at UNC and Director of the Division of Advanced Laparoscopy and Pelvic Pain, is learning to use his skilled surgeon's hands in a different way: traditional woodworking.

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UNC School of Medicine named Best Medical School for Primary Care

UNC School of Medicine named Best Medical School for Primary Care

The School ranked 1st in Primary Care and 22nd in Research overall in the 2014 U.S. News & World Report Best Medical School Rankings. Family Medicine, Rural Medicine and AIDS were also listed as top ten specialties.

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Call for nominations: 2011 Women’s Advocacy Award

The Carolina Women’s Center (CWC) announces its call for nominations for the 2011 Women’s Advocacy Awards. This award recognizes faculty, staff, postdoctoral scholars or students at the UNC-Chapel Hill who have made a substantial contribution to the climate for gender equity on campus as a result of their leadership in advocating for women. The deadline for nominations is March 4 at 5 p.m.

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Department of OB/GYN January Highlights and Honors

Please take a look at the department's January updates. The page includes recent honors and awards, news clips, presentations and publications.

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Department of OB/GYN December Highlights and Honors

Please take a look at the department's December updates. The page includes recent honors and awards, news clips, presentations and publications.

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Department of OB/GYN November Highlights and Honors

Please take a look at the department's November updates. The page includes recent honors and awards, news clips, presentations and publications.

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