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Department of Cell & Molecular Physiology Research Day Sep 24, 2010 from 12:00 PM to 07:00 PM Medical Biomolecular Research Building,
The 14th annual Research Day sponsored by the Department of Cell & Molecular Physiology will be Sept. 24. This event serves to introduce the department's research to new students and faculty, and to promote productive scientific interactions and collaborations throughout the Health Science programs within and beyond UNC-Chapel Hill.
Bioethicist Frank Miller, PhD, presents 'Placebo Treatments in Clinical Practice: Ethical Issues' Sep 13, 2010 from 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM Cancer Hospital Patient & Family Resource Center Conference Room,
These grand rounds are sponsored by the Comprehensive Cancer Support Program. Frank Miller, PhD, Senior Bioethicist at the National Institutes of Health, will give the lecture.
Save the date: 2010 Norma Berryhill Distinguished Lecture
We are pleased to announce that the 2010 Norma Berryhill Distinguished Lecture will be given by Jenny P. Ting, PhD, William Rand Kenan Professor of Microbiology and Immunology. The event will be Nov. 3 at 5:30 p.m. in the Carolina Club with a reception following.
HSL Librarian Office Hours
Learn how to use PubMed more efficiently and effectively to get your research done. See how to set up saved searches & have new articles emailed to you, and see how to track a specific journal of interest and have every new table of contents sent directly to your inbox. Sound interesting?
New Oncology Consult Service
The Division of Hematology and Oncology began a new service on July 1, 2010 because, as we hoped, the new N.C. Cancer Hospital facilities and our growing reputation for excellence in cancer care is attracting more patients.
Changes to Chapel Hill Transit
Please read about the following changes to several Chapel Hill Transit routes.
Grief Support Groups Sponsored by UNC Hospice
Please take a look at the following support groups sponsored by UNC Hospice. All who have experienced a loss are welcome for education, support and fellowship.
Latest Issue of Connections
The Aug. 18 issue of Connections is now available.
Diet sodas - Good or bad?
Looking at the ingredients label on a diet soda raises questions: What the heck is glycerol ester of wood rosin? Brominated vegetable oil? Phenylketonurics? More importantly, are diet sodas and these ingredients unhealthy? Susannah Southern, an outpatient dietitian in UNC’s Department of Family Medicine, walks us through the basics.
N.C. Conference on Aging - Oct. 13 - 15
This year's conference will provide an opportunity to examine policy issues and aging, evidence-based research, hear from leading experts and have input into the identification of priority actions needed to be taken by public and private interests to create a more livable and senior friendly North Carolina.
Van Le joins YOUR HEALTH radio
This weekend, Dr. Linda Van Le, acting division director for the UNC Division of Gynecologic Oncology, will join YOUR HEALTH Radio to talk about the women and cancer.
Gilliland, others honored at 2010 Whitehead lecture
Dr. Kurt Gilliland, Assistant Professor in the Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, delivered the 2010 Whitehead Lecture on Aug. 18.
2010 Whitehead Faculty Award Winners
Each year medical students honor faculty members for excellence in teaching.
2010 Whitehead Student Award Winners
Medical students vote for their classmates for a variety of awards honoring academic excellence, compassion, and commitment to ideals.
Attention Researchers: NIH, AHRQ, NIOSH to eliminate Error Correction Window in January
Beginning with due dates on or after Jan. 25, 2011, NIH, AHRQ and NIOSH will eliminate the error correction window from the application submission process.
Commercializing University Technology: Building Effective Public-Private Partnerships Sep 03, 2010 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Webinar,
Dr. Joe DeSimone will host this discussion for the Carolina KickStart Commercialization Webinar Series.