Read the latest North Carolina AHEC Program newsletter, featuring a message from Director Warren Newton, MD, and other important updates and information.
Researchers - mark your calendar to join CWHR and CDTR for a multidisciplinary forum on Women & Obesity. Spend the morning actively participating in presentations. In the afternoon, create the framework for innovative research within a team environment.
Conflicting Associations of Acculturation and Cardiovascular Risk in Latinos in Large Epidemiologic Cohorts – Challenges and New Directions
UNC Center for Health Equity Research Visiting Professor Lenny Lopez, MD, MPH, MDiv, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, will speak at 3 p.m. on Jan. 28 in Bondurant Hall, H 2025.
A quality improvement project championed by the UNC-led Perinatal Quality Collaborative of North Carolina (PQCNC) resulted in a 71 percent reduction in central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) in 13 North Carolina NICUs, avoiding 110 infections annually and saving 17 lives a year. Study results were published in Pediatrics, official journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).