April 25

UNC hosts state’s largest HIV education event, May 6

UNC hosts state’s largest HIV education event, May 6

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will hold its 18th annual update on the latest treatment information for HIV and hepatitis C on Monday, May 6. This is the state’s largest HIV education event, and it draws health care providers from across North Carolina.

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Old Clinic Auditorium Closed

Old Clinic Auditorium will be closed for renovations from Wednesday, May 1 through Monday, September 2 (Labor Day).

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34th Annual TEACCH Autism Program Conference

The conference is specifically designed to educate professionals about the latest treatment approach for Autism Spectrum Disorder from infancy to adulthood. It will be beneficial to both professionals engaged in direct service provision and professionals engaged in research with individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

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HSL Journal Cancellations Feedback

In response to the challenging economic environment and the likelihood of budget cuts for FY14, the Health Sciences Library is requesting your feedback on a list of journal cancellation candidates.

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YOUR HEATLH®: ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) with Dr. Richard Bedlack

This weekend on YOUR HEATLH®, Adam & Cristy will be joined by Duke Associate Professor, Director of the Duke ALS Clinic, and Founder of ALS Untangled, Dr. Richard Bedlack, about ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease).

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Dr. Joseph KT Lee Receives 2013 ARRS Gold Medal

Dr. Joseph KT Lee Receives 2013 ARRS Gold Medal

On April 14, Department of Radiology Immediate Past Chair Dr. Joseph KT Lee was amongst three academic radiologists who received the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS)’s highest honor, the Gold Medal. This award is given annually to a distinguished group of radiologists for their service to the field.

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NC TraCS Events and Announcements

Do you know about the Dissemination and Implementation Portal? Read on to learn more about this new resource. Upcoming events include Asian Scholars Writing for Publication, Orientation for New Clinical Research Personnel, From Genome to Proteome: Proteomic Innovations and Technologies at UNC, The Institute on Aging Spring 2013 Seminar Series, CRMS Training 2.0, and Writing Research Grants intensive, week-long institute in June.

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Alan D. Stiles, MD, Lookout Terrace dedicated

Alan D. Stiles, MD, Lookout Terrace dedicated

The Alan Davis Stiles, MD, Lookout Terrace at the NC Children’s Hospital was officially dedicated on Friday, April 19, in a ceremony attended by approximately 150 people.

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CGIBD Thursday Research Seminar Series

Deborah C. Rubin, MD, AGAF, Professor of Medicine and Developmental Biology, Division of Gastroenterology, Washington University School of Medicine will present "Mesenchymal-epithelial Interactions in the Intestinal Crypt and Stem Cell Niche" at this week's CGIBD Research Seminar Series.

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Sethi, MacNevin, Feng come out on top at  3rd Annual Oliver Smithies Nobel Symposium Postdoctoral Researcher Poster Forum

Sethi, MacNevin, Feng come out on top at 3rd Annual Oliver Smithies Nobel Symposium Postdoctoral Researcher Poster Forum

On Friday, April 19, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the MBRB at the School of Medicine, 44 university postdoctoral fellows gathered for a poster forum to present their research findings.

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Varmus delivers third annual Oliver Smithies Nobel Symposium

Varmus delivers third annual Oliver Smithies Nobel Symposium

Dr. Harold E. Varmus, director of the National Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health and co-winner of the 1989 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for the discovery of the cellular origin of retroviral oncogenes, was invited to campus by UNC’s Nobel Laureate Dr. Oliver Smithies.

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Who Says Adolescents Can't Be Mindful?

This spring, the UNC Program on Integrative Medicine will be offering a mindfulness class for adolescents, age 12-18.

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Paws for Love: Pryntzka visits with medical students

Paws for Love: Pryntzka visits with medical students

UNC School of Medicine students were greeted by a furry friend during Wednesday’s lunch break at the Beach Café, as Pryntzka, a certified therapy dog, planted himself outside the cafeteria. Rita Kuwahara, a second-year medical student, brought Pryntzka to the Beach to ease the stress students are facing from schoolwork and exams.

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Five-year Review of Lawrence B. Marks, MD, Chair, Department of Radiation-Oncology

An ad hoc committee has been appointed to undertake a routine review of the leadership provided by Lawrence B. Marks, MD, Chair of the Department of Radiation-Oncology. The committee invites your written or verbal comments, suggestions, and relevant information by May 1. The review will take place on May 24, 2013.

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