David Ollila, MD, professor of surgery, has been appointed to the James H. and Jesse E. Millis Distinguished Professorship. The $1.5 million professorship was established William (Bill) Millis, in honor of his parents, Jim and Jesse Millis of High Point, N.C.
The UNC Diabetes Care Center in Durham, N.C. is looking for volunteers to take part in a new study.
Christopher S. Wilcox, MD, PhD, will present the 2013 Gottschalk Lecture, titled, "Reactive oxygen in hypertensive, cardiovascular and kidney disease: from genes to models to new drugs."
The symposium, titled, 'Opportunities, Challenges and Resources in Regenerative Medicine' will be jointly sponsored by the UNC School of Medicine and NC State's Center for Comparative Medicine and Translational Research.
Upcoming events include the UNC ECHO Health Disparities Seminar Series, NIH Public Access Policy Info Session, Orientation for New Clinical Research Personnel, Research Ethics Grand Rounds, and the FDA Clinical Investigator Training Course.
Faculty members will serve on the following committees: SOM Full Professor APT Committee; SOM Associate Professor – Tenure Track APT Committee, SOM Fixed Term – APT Committee, SOM Admissions Committee, SOM Education Committee, SOM Student Progress Committee. Read on for a list of those elected.
The UNC-1 Wireless SSID will be removed from the following School of Medicine buildings on Monday, Sept. 9: Bioinformatics, MacNider, Burnett-Womack and Thurston Bowles. To avoid losing wireless connectivity, users should install the UNC-Secure configuration as soon as possible.
The symposium, co-sponsored by the UNC School of Medicine, will provide pulmonologists, cardiologists, and other interested physicians and allied healthcare providers the opportunity to learn about the current landscape in PH epidemiology, diagnostics, and treatment, incorporating updates from the recent 5th World Symposium on Pulmonary Hypertension held in February 2013. H. James Ford, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Program at UNC is co-director of the course.