July 25

Cyber attacks challenge campus culture

Office of Information Systems (OIS) directs your attention to a recent New York Times article on challenges universities face from cyber attacks.

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Molecular Aspects of Nutrition: Metabolic and Regulatory Function of Dietary Folate

The Nutrition Research Institute and the Nutrition Obesity Research Center will host Natalia Krupenko, PhD, from the Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology at the Medical University of South Carolina for this lecture and reception.

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Website launched for Prenatal Oral Health Program

Website launched for Prenatal Oral Health Program

The UNC School of Dentistry's Department of Pediatric Dentistry and School of Medicine's Department of OB-GYN have launched the website for their Prenatal Oral Health Program (pOHP©). The program is designed to educate medical and dental health care providers and expectant mothers on the principles of prenatal oral health by making important resources accessible to them.

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NC TraCS Events and Announcements

Upcoming events include Molecular Aspects of Nutrition, NIH Public Access Policy Class, NIH Eastern Regional Comprehensive Metabolomics Resource Core Symposium, eTeams, and Technology Commercialization: The Business of Science.

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Schmidt chosen as co-chair of the AAMC’s Group on Information Resource’s Security Work Group

Dennis Schmidt is Director of the UNC School of Medicine Office of Information Systems. The GIR , a group devoted to the application and integration of information resources in academic medicine, is a subgroup of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).

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UNC medical students selected for Futures Without Violence Campus Leadership Program

Nisha Verma and Sara Skavroneck were selected for the program this summer. Futures Without Violence (FWV) is a national organization devoted to ending violence against women, children and families.

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Annual Whitehead Lecture and Awards Ceremony will be held on August 14

The 2013 Richard H. Whitehead Lecture will be held on Wednesday, August 14, at 12:30 p.m. in the Medical Biomolecular Research Building (room 2204). Dr. Elizabeth B. Dreesen will deliver the lecture.

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Physician Payment Sunshine Act—Important Information and Relevant Dates

On August 1, 2013, manufacturers of drugs, medical devices, biological agents, and medical supplies will begin tracking payments and transfers of value to physicians and teaching hospitals as required under the National Physician Payment Transparency Program. Please read this important update on the Sunshine Act.

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Voice Over IP phone transition update: July 25

Phone installations are underway in many School of Medicine buildings. See the list below for an update as of Thursday, July 25, 2013, including building schedules and important instructions regarding phone installation.

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