An ad hoc committee has been appointed to undertake a routine administrative review of the leadership provided by Dr. Wendy Brewster in her position as Director of the Center for Women’s Health Research. The review will take place over the next four to five weeks. If you wish to submit a letter, please do so prior to Aug. 24, 2014.
Board members will serve as advocates for the Center to increase its visibility internally and externally and assist in fundraising efforts.
UNC’s Office of Information Systems will be posting bite-size IT Security tips for our users (formerly Tip of the Month). As IT Security concerns become more a part of our everyday life, awareness is one of our best allies. For more information, contact your local IT Support or chat with us at help.med.unc.edu. View this security byte on phishing.
This weekend on YOUR HEALTH Adam & Cristy will be joined by Dr. Alice Ammerman, professor of nutrition and director for the Center of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, and Sasha Loring, author, psychotherapist, and meditation teacher, about changing your relationship with food.
The UNC School of Medicine Facebook page highlights news involving our medical students and faculty. Get information about research, students, community outreach events, awards, and more by following our page. Don't forget to invite your friends to like us, too!
The Norma Berryhill Distinguished Lecture and New Faculty Welcome will be held Wednesday, Oct. 22, from 5:30 - 8 p.m. Dr. Roper asks that you please save the date. Read this message from Dr. Roper.
The UNC Center for Heart & Vascular Care implants UNC’s first ‘under-the-skin’ cardiac defibrillator
The subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillator minimizes risks during implantation and reduces the risk of infection.
West Africa continues to experience a deadly Ebola virus outbreak. In May/June, Dr. William Fischer II, a pulmonologist and critical care physician with the UNC School of Medicine, worked in an isolation area in Guinea as part of a team from Doctors without Borders after being recruited by the World Health Organization. To raise awareness about the crisis, we have gathered a list of his media appearances for your viewing.