Feb. 7

Diabetes investigation in rats makes editor's pick in APS journal

An investigation into diabetes-related outcomes in a rat model, with senior author William Valdar, PhD, assistant professor of genetics at UNC, and first author Leah Solberg Woods, PhD, from the Medical College of Wisconsin, has made the editor's pick in this month's Physiological Genomics, a journal of the American Physiological Society.

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UCAN - Uniting Couples in the treatment of Anorexia Nervosa

Uniting Couples in the treatment of Anorexia Nervosa (UCAN) is a collaborative treatment research study between the UNC Eating Disorders Program and the UNC Department of Psychology and is funded by the National Institute of Mental Health.

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CGIBD Thursday Research Seminar

Wenhong Cao, MD, Associate Professor of Research, Nutrition Research Institute, UNC Department of Nutrition, will present "Insulin and each kind of Macronutrients (Glucose, Amino acids, and Fat) Depend on each other in Persistent Insulin Resistance."

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National Gold Professorship Competition

The purpose of The Arnold P. Gold Foundation Professorship Program (“Gold Professorships”) is to promote the importance of humanistic medicine and the values of professionalism in medical education. Deadline for applications is March 4, 2013.

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Distinguished Professorships - Call for Nominations

The Provost requests nominations for Kenan Professorships; William R. Kenan, Jr. Professorships, and Cary C. Boshamer Professorships by Feb. 22.

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Patient Ambassador Plans Bone Marrow Drive

Patient Ambassador Plans Bone Marrow Drive

Dylan Price, patient ambassador for N.C. Children’s Hospital, has organized a Bone Marrow Drive for Thursday, February 7 from 4:30—8:00 p.m. at the UNC Student Union in room 3408.

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Patient Ambassador Plans Bone Marrow Drive

Dylan Price, patient ambassador for N.C. Children’s Hospital, has organized a Bone Marrow Drive for Thursday, February 7 from 4:30—8:00 p.m. at the UNC Student Union in room 3408.

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UNC OB-GYN | January 2013 Highlights & Honors

UNC OB-GYN | January 2013 Highlights & Honors

Every month, UNC OB-GYN gathers and shares their presentations, awards and/or noteworthy events. Take a look at this month's collection.

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CHIP Lecture: Geospatially Enabling Duke's Enterprise Data Warehouse

Duke’s Decision Support Repository (DSR) is the Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) for Duke Medicine. It incorporates more than 26 major clinical and financial systems within the institution and supports clinical research, quality improvement initiatives, financial analysis, and metrics reporting.

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William James Cromartie, MD, May 19, 1913 - January 28, 2013

William James Cromartie, MD, May 19, 1913 - January 28, 2013

Dr. Bill Cromartie joined UNC in 1951. During his career he served as a microbiologist, chief of infectious diseases, Chief of Staff, and Associate Dean for Deans Taylor, Fordham, and Bondurant. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at the Community Church of Chapel Hill Unitarian Universalist, 106 Purefoy Road, Chapel Hill, NC.

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2013 Opening Doors Diversity Workshop Sessions

This thought-provoking program has been used nationally for more than 20 years with outstanding feedback and impact on institutional and systematic efforts to improve the climate for diversity and inclusion. UNC faculty and staff may participants without cost to you or your unit (other than transportation to the workshop site).

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New Resource at NC TraCS!

The field of Dissemination and Implementation (D&I) science is rapidly growing. NC TraCS has organized resources and created new tools to help guide your D&I research agenda.

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White House U.S. National HIV/AIDS Implementation Meeting

The Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases is co-hosting a delegation from the White House Office of National AIDS Policy, including ONAP director Grant Colfax. Part of their visit will involve a U.S. National HIV/AIDS Implementation Meeting in Chapel Hill on February 21, 2013.

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