For the latest from the Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, please read the winter edition of the newsletter.
In 2013, the Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery (OHNS) accomplished many goals. Read about them in the OHNS annual report.
More than 300 medical students representing every medical school in the state made their voices heard as they signed a petition letter to Governor Pat McCrory and the Medicaid Reform Advisory Group expressing their support for Community Care of North Carolina in the Medicaid reform debate.
Participate in the American College of Surgeons (ACS) Surgical Health Care Quality Forum North Carolina where health care stakeholders from across the state will lead a community discussion about the importance of training the next generation of surgeons in quality improvement.
Join the School of Medicine to recognize the 2013-2014 inductees into the Eugene S. Mayer Honor Society. Inductees will be honored for outstanding contributions in community service and three distinguished projects will be selected for oral presentation at the event.
On Friday, Feb. 21, UNC will celebrate a rich history of diversity at the School of Medicine and honor the legacy of Dr. Lawrence Zollicoffer, one of the first African-American graduates from the UNC School of Medicine.
Join the UNC schools of medicine, dentistry, and physical therapy for the annual Anatomy Cadaver Memorial Service for 2014.
Katherine S. Garman, MD, MHS, Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology at Duke University Medical Center, will present at this week's CGIBD Thursday Research Seminar.
Upcoming events include Orientation for New Clinical Research Personnel, a lecture by Christopher Austin, MD, Director of the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), and Drug Development and Discovery: Introduction to Concepts in Preclinical Research.
Dr. William Roper was last week's guest on WUNC's "The State of Things." He discussed health care in North Carolina, the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, mental health and more. If you'd like to listen to Dr. Roper, you may do so online.
Read more about Dr. Roper's path to UNC and his background in public policy in the DTH.
Cynthia Bulik, PhD, Distinguished Professor of Eating Disorders and Director of the UNC School of Medicine's Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders (CEED), and Cristin Runfola, PhD, clinical assistant professor of psychiatry and a researcher at CEED, give advice for a healthy new year in the most recent issue of the University Gazette.
UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School will host an information session about its Executive and Online MBA programs for working professionals on Thursday, Jan. 30. Programs include: Evening MBA, Weekend MBA, Global OneMBA® and MBA@UNC (an online program).
Eight basic science and clinical departments at UNC finished in the top 10 in their fields.
Dr. Martin Chalfie, 2008 recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, will present, "Tickling Worms: Surprises From Basic Research," at the 4th Annual Oliver Smithies Nobel Symposium.