Feb. 27

UNC honored at 2013 State Employees Combined Campaign Recognition Event at Governor's Mansion

UNC honored at 2013 State Employees Combined Campaign Recognition Event at Governor's Mansion

On Tuesday, Feb. 18, UNC accepted the Gold Chairman's Award for university systems with more than 5,000 employees. The School of Medicine's Becky Medford, Senior Executive Assistant to the Chief of Staff and Vice Dean for Finance & Administration, was at the Governor's Mansion to accept the award.

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Kidney Kare 5K & Kid's Kare 1 mile or 1/2 mile run

On March 15, the 9th Annual Kidney Kare events will raise money to support the Kidney Education Outreach Program, which has provided more than 5,000 free kidney screenings throughout the state of North Carolina since the event began.

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YOUR HEALTH®: Living a Heart-Healthy Life with Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum

YOUR HEALTH®: Living a Heart-Healthy Life with Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH®, Adam & Cristy will be talking with Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum, renowned cardiologist, author, and heart-help advocate, about Living a Heart-Healthy Life.

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Celebrating 500 Years of Andreas Vesalius, Father of Modern Anatomy

The Health Sciences Library is hosting “The Fabric of the Human Body: Celebrating 500 Years of Andreas Vesalius” exhibit in the display cases near the Columbia Street entrance from now until April.

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Chief, Division of Cardiology: Internal Posting Only

The Department of Medicine invites internal nominations and expressions of interest from within the Department of Medicine faculty who would like to be considered as candidates for the position of Chief, Division of Cardiology.

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2014 Mitchell Symposium: Occupational Activism for Global Justice

The Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy is hosting the 2014 Mitchell Symposium. Visiting scholar Gelya Frank, PhD, will present, "Occupational Activism for Global Justice."

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Sedentary Behavior and Health: Unraveling the Relation with Better Measurements

The Diet, Physical Activity and Body Composition Core of the UNC Nutrition Obesity Research Center presents, "Sedentary Behavior and Health: Unraveling the Relation with Better Measurements."

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34th Annual Zollicoffer Lecture Available Online

On Friday, Feb. 21, the UNC School of Medicine celebrated over 50 years of diversity in medical education by hosting the 34th Annual Zollicoffer Lecture, with honored speaker, Ronny Bell, PhD.

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Editorial from Dr. Roper in News & Observer

On Feb. 21, Dr. Roper contributed an editorial about innovation in America’s health care and how North Carolina could be the primary example for the other 49 states. Read the editorial here.

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Enroll America outreach opportunity

Read for information from UNC Student National Medical Association on how you can help North Carolinians enroll for health insurance.

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Accelerated Epic@UNC Training option for providers with Epic 2010, 2012 experience

If you are a physician and used Epic 2010 or 2012 for Inpatient, Ambulatory, or Surgery at a previous health care facility, you may complete a form requesting the option of taking an online assessment in lieu of attending an instructor-led class in certain courses.

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Providers can continue Epic@UNC personalization once completing Training Plan & Personalization Lab

Beginning Feb. 24, all providers who have completed their required Epic@UNC training, including a Personalization Lab, will receive limited access to Epic@UNC to continue personalization. Providers will receive this access upon completion of their Personalization Lab.

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NC TraCS Events and Announcements

Upcoming events include the Spring 2014 Mentoring Series (rescheduled), NEXUS 2014: Water, Food, Climate and Energy Conference, CDTR Annual Meeting, and Pitfalls in Investigator Initiated Protocols (rescheduled). Deadline for NIH Eastern Regional Comprehensive Metabolomics Resource Core Pilot and Feasibility Project Applications is March 15.

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Submit your creative works to IRIS!

Love to write, draw, paint, and create art? IRIS is still accepting creative works from UNC SOM students, faculty and staff for the second online edition!

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Non-Invasive Ventilation at End-of Life: Ethical Considerations in the Use of Bi-pap

All hospital staff are welcome to attend this new Respiratory Therapy Ethics Series panel presentation with Shannon Carson, MD, Laura Hanson, MD, MPH, and Kathy Short RRT, RN, FAARC, and moderated by Arlene Davis, JD.

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