Aug. 19

Student move-in begins
UNC student move-in officially began on Wednesday, Aug. 18. In order to provide students with close access to the residential halls, the Department of Public Safety is blocking spaces for unloading. Please plan ahead and build in extra time if you are traveling to/from UNC Hospitals during student move-in days.
Healthy Eating on the Run - A Month of Tips
Do you ever feel like you are so busy that you do not know how to maintain a healthy meal plan as a part of your lifestyle? If so, then you may benefit from the following information about "Healthy Eating on the Run - A Month of Tips."
Register for Mind-Body Skills Sessions
Sign up now for the fall sessions that will be held Mondays for the general public and Wednesdays for health care professionals. The classes are 2 and 1/2 hours long once a week for 10 weeks and lead by Vera Moura, MD.
September is gynecologic cancer month
Take a look at the following events the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology has lined up for September to raise gynecologic cancer awareness.
Upcoming blood drives at UNC
Please consider giving blood at one of the following upcoming blood drives on campus if you are eligible to donate.
Pediatric Venipuncture Class Aug 26, 2010 from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM 3rd Floor Conference Room (room 3023),
Back by popular demand! Come learn important principles for performing venipuncture on children participating in research on Aug. 26 from 3 - 4 p.m.
Country for Kids concert at DPAC to benefit N.C. Children's Hospital
Curtis Media Group has announced a charity concert, dubbed “Country for Kids,” to contribute to the ninth annual N.C. Children’s Promise Radiothon/Telethon. Tickets for the concert— held at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 18, at the Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC)—go on sale this Friday, Aug. 20, at 10 a.m., with proceeds benefiting the N.C. Children’s Hospital.
Free prostate cancer screenings Sept. 21 - 22
UNC Hospitals will offer free prostate cancer screenings from 1 - 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 22 and Thursday, Sept. 23.
OB/GYN Wellness Lecture: “Urinary Incontinence: NOT an acceptable consequence of aging" Aug 31, 2010 from 06:30 PM to 07:30 PM UNC Wellness Center,
This lecture will be given by Catherine Matthews, MD. Many women feel there are no remedies for those “little accidents” and it is just something we need to live with. Dr. Matthews will share options that are available to all women, no matter your age, so you can enjoy an active life.
Department of OB/GYN August Highlights and Honors
Please take a look at the department's August updates. The page includes recent honors and awards, news clips, presentations and publications.
Kickoff Event: 2011 Elaine O'Neil calendar
On Sept. 13 UNC Lineberger will unveil the 2011 Elaine O'Neil calendar, North Carolina Textures: Scenes from the Mountains to the Coast.
Magnuson appointed NC TraCS Institute PI Extender for Basic Science
Please read the following announcement from Marschall Runge, MD, PhD, Executive Dean.
Anderson appointed Director of NIH Division of Program Coordination, Planning and Strategic Initiatives
James Anderson, MD, PhD, Professor and Chair of the Department of Cell and Molecular Physiology has been appointed to the position by Francis Collins, MD, PhD, Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
VIDEO: Miracle baby...the rest of the story
You've heard the story about Jessiah Jackson and how Dr. Anand Germanwala helped save his life. Now hear the story behind the story...the many who helped to save young Jessiah Jackson's life.
Ewend joins YOUR HEALTH radio
This weekend, Matt Ewend, MD, Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery, will join YOUR HEALTH Radio to talk about the treatment of brain cancer. This is the second in a four part series on cancer care.
Dr. Thomas W. Farmer, UNC’s first neurologist, dead at 96
Thomas W. Farmer, MD, an internationally renowned neurologist and a founding physician at UNC Hospitals, died Friday, Aug. 6, 2010 in Chapel Hill, N.C.