March 21

148 UNC medical students successfully match

From Wilmington to San Francisco, UNC medical students find out where they will begin their next adventure in medicine. Fifty-three will stay in North Carolina, including 31 right here in Chapel Hill! Read on for maps, data, and national trends about the 2013 Match.

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Match Day Q&A

Read our interviews with medical students Kimberly Newton, MPH, entering a family medicine residency at UNC; and Matthew McNeill, entering an internal medicine at New York University.

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UNC-Chapel Hill chosen as Global Network site

UNC, Kinshasha School of Public Health to lead project to reduce malnutrition among infants in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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CGIBD Research Seminar

Scott T. Magness, PhD, will present, "Genetic Control of Stem Cell Behavior in the Intestine," at this week's CGIBD Research Seminar.

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'Cancer Rehabilitation: The Next Frontier in Survivorship Care'

Dr. Julie Silver, assistant professor at Harvard Medical School in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, will deliver the lecture.

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CHIP Lecture: 'Planning for mHealth in a Low Income Country – Challenges in Guatemala'

Poverty, genetics, and cardiovascular disease (CVD) combine to form a lethal mix in Guatemala, requiring creative and comprehensive approaches to ameliorate the situation. This presentation will illustrate the planned “digital eco-system” roadmap of MoTeCH, CommCare HQ, and Open MRS in Guatemala and the challenges encountered along the way.

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10th Annual UNC School of Medicine Charity Golf Classic

Dust off your clubs and join alumni, faculty and students for this fun student-organized event benefiting the local chapter of the American Heart Association.

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Harnessing Big Data to Power Genomics: A conversation with RENCI

Big Data management and analysis have become dominant features of biomedical research and healthcare delivery. This relatively recent change has forced a dramatic rethinking and re-architecting of supporting IT infrastructures.

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Postdocs invited to submit abstracts for Third Annual Oliver Smithies Nobel Prize Symposium

All postdoctoral fellows are invited to present their latest findings in a poster session, with prizes for outstanding presentations. Abstracts can now be submitted.

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UNC School of Medicine StorySLAM - Humanity and Hilarity: stories that touch us and tickle us

The UNC School of Medicine StorySLAM will take place on Monday, April 29, 7 - 9 p.m., at Linda's. The theme will be "Humanity & Hilarity: stories that touch us and tickle us."

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Third Annual Oliver Smithies Nobel Prize Symposium

Dr. Harold Varmus, co-recipient of the Nobel Prize for studies of the genetic basis of cancer and Director of the National Cancer Institute, will deliver the keynote lecture, titled, ""Motivation for a Life in Science: Discovery, Dissemination, and Application of Knowledge.”

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YOUR HEALTH®: Hospital Ethics with Dr. Paul Ossman

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH®, Adam & Cristy will be joined by Dr. Paul Ossman, Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine in the Division of General Medicine and Epidemiology at UNC, about Hospital Ethics.

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Representative Price to Hold Neighborhood Office Hours

On Saturday, March 23 from 10:30 AM – Noon, Rep. David Price (NC-04) will hold neighborhood office hours at the Flyleaf Books at 752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. in Chapel Hill. Rep. Price and his staff will be on hand to meet individually with constituents to answer questions or open constituent casework.

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Surgery Grand Rounds

Chancellor Holden Thorp, PhD, will present "Rational Re-design of Cytochrome P450 Antagonists: Safer Drugs for Prostate Cancer and Anti-fungal Indications."

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