April 4

UNC Family Medicine Releases 2012 Annual Report

Ranked number two in the country, UNC Family Medicine has earned a national leadership role in primary care research, education and patient care innovation. The 2012 Annual Report provides the details behind the department's tremendous success.

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Reelin for Research: Fishing Tournament to Fund Peds Hem/Onc Research Fellow

The Annual Reelin’ for Research Fishing Tournament benefiting the N.C. Children’s Promise is held the first weekend in May in memory of Tony Montana, who passed away from cancer in 2005.

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Teaching Social Dimensions of Science & Technology in Medical School

The UNC SOM Academy of educators will host two visiting professors from Brown University this month. Read the message below from the co-directors to learn how to register for the events.

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One-hour Airflow Shutdown in Genetic Medical Building

There will be a shutdown of airflow in the Genetic Medicine Building on Thursday, April 4 from 5 a.m. until 6 a.m.

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CGIBD Thursday Research Seminar Series

Evan S. Dellon, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, will present "New Trends in the Epidemiology of EoE: Insights in Etiology?" at the CGIBD Research Seminar Series on Thursday, April 4, 2013 .

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MBA Information Session - April 25, 5 p.m.

Do you need a business perspective? Learn how to earn a UNC MBA while continuing your work. Please join UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School representatives at 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 25 in the 4 Anderson Conference Room, to learn about our MBA programs for working professionals: Evening MBA, Weekend MBA, Global OneMBA® and online MBA@UNC.

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Help the Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Team Care for Children in Haiti

Help the Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Team Care for Children in Haiti

Joshua Alexander, MD, director of pediatric rehabilitation at the NC Children’s Hospital and associate professor at UNC Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, has been invited to join a group headed to Port-au-Prince, Haiti, to help care for disabled children at the Zanmi Beni Orphanage. You can help fund the trip to Haiti!

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CHIP Lecture: Improving Care Transitions for Complex Patients Through Decision Support

Suboptimal care transitions constitute a significant cause of morbidity, mortality, and excess health care costs in the United States. Since patients with chronic conditions and/or mental illnesses often require care from multiple care providers over disparate care settings, the negative consequences of fragmented care transitions are felt most acutely by these individuals.

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Department of Radiology Quarterly Notes: January – March 2013

Department of Radiology Quarterly Notes: January – March 2013

Each quarter, the UNC Department of Radiology posts its News & Events, Honors, Presentations and Publications over the three months prior.

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NC TraCS Events and Announcements

Upcoming events: Institute on Aging Seminar, Community Dialogue: Latino Health Disparities, NC Primary Care Conference, Research Ethics Grand Rounds, and Biostatistics Grand Rounds

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The Bash at Bailey's

Inside Carolina is partnering with Bailey’s Pub & Grille for the 2013 edition of "The Bash," a celebration for Tar Heel football fans. The event will follow the April 13th UNC Spring Game and will benefit North Carolina Children's Hospital.

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2014 Promise Grant Application are now being accepted.

2014 Promise Grant Application are now being accepted.

Promise Grant applications are now being accepted for funding of programs, services and other projects benefiting North Carolina Children’s Hospital patients and families. The application deadline is Thursday, May, 2, 2013 at 5 p.m.

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SOM Faculty Nominations for the Senior Awards - due April 12

We are now seeking faculty nominations for prestigious awards given annually to graduating seniors. Awards will be presented at Commencement on May 11, 2013.

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Timko Receives Diversity Award

Timko Receives Diversity Award

Arianna Timko, a master’s degree candidate in the Division of Rehabilitation Counseling and Psychology, part of the Department of Allied Health Sciences, recently won the University Diversity Award in the graduate/professional student category.

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YOUR HEALTH®: Re-Airing Health & Healing with Dr. Gordy Klatt

In honor of Relay for Life this weekend, we'll be re-airing one of our favorite shows with the Founder of the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life Program, Dr. Gordy Klatt. During the show we discussed health & healing.

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Touch-a-Truck

Touch-A-Truck, a hands-on family event for kids of all ages, will benefit N.C. Children's Hospital's Promise Grant Program and Boy Scouts of America Troop 39's service projects and activities.

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Ting honored with University Award for the Advancement of Women

Jenny Ting, William R. Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, co-director of the Inflammatory Diseases Institute and program leader at Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, received a University Award for the Advancement of Women.

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Cotton and Harper receive C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Awards

Tammy Cotton, a housekeeper who works at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Thurston Bowles building, and James R. “Bud” Harper, retired associate dean of medical alumni affairs, received awards. The Massey Award is one of the most coveted distinctions the University gives faculty and staff.

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Faculty Photo Session

A free drop-in photography session for School of Medicine faculty members will be held Wednesday, May 1, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the N.C. Women’s Hospital Conference Room 4.

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SOM Strategic Plan Faculty Forums

The Strategic Planning Oversight Committee will hold summary sessions April 22, 24 and 26, so that faculty members can learn about specific initiatives related to the school's strategic priorities in the areas of research, education, clinical care and faculty development.

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SOM Strategic Plan Faculty Forum - Session 1

The Strategic Planning Oversight Committee will hold summary sessions so that faculty members can learn about specific initiatives related to the school's strategic priorities in the areas of research, education, clinical care and faculty development.

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SOM Strategic Plan Faculty Forums - Session 2

The Strategic Planning Oversight Committee will hold summary sessions so that faculty members can learn about specific initiatives related to the school's strategic priorities in the areas of research, education, clinical care and faculty development.

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SOM Strategic Plan Faculty Forums - Session 3

The Strategic Planning Oversight Committee will hold summary sessions so that faculty members can learn about specific initiatives related to the school's strategic priorities in the areas of research, education, clinical care and faculty development.

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AAMC releases 2013 Missions Management Tool for UNC School of Medicine

Did you know that 95.6% of medical students are satisfied with their training at UNC? Or that UNC is in the 90th percentile, among peer medical schools, for graduating students who practice medicine in underserved communities? You can see the data for yourself, and much more, in the 2013 AAMC Missions Management Tool (MMT). The MMT is intended to provide the leadership of each medical school with data relative to its mission and goals. This information is now online for everyone in the School of Medicine community to view.

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2013 Translational Medicine Symposium

This symposium will showcase the translational research that is being conducted by UNC graduate, post-docs, medical, dental, public health, and undergraduate students. The symposium is co-sponsored by the HHMI-funded Program in Translational Medicine (PITM) and the NCI-funded Cancer Cell Biology Training Program (CCBTP). We will have distinguished researchers from UNC and other institutions speaking about their translational research. Attendees are encouraged to register for this free event since breakfast and lunch will be provided to the first 200 attendees. Full agenda can be seen at website listed below.

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