June 5

Biese, McNeal-Trice, and Viera named Medical Alumni Loyalty Fund Distinguished Teaching Professors

Biese, McNeal-Trice, and Viera named Medical Alumni Loyalty Fund Distinguished Teaching Professors

Kevin Biese, MD, associate professor of emergency medicine, Kenya McNeal-Trice, MD, associate professor of pediatrics, and Anthony Viera, MD, MPH, distinguished associate professor of family medicine, were nominated by the Academy of Educators and the National Loyalty Fund Committee of the Medical Alumni Association.

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Correction: Researcher identification

Last week, in the email version of Vital Signs, two researchers were noted as leads in the wrong studies.

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Developing materials that make a difference

This Gazette article features Dr. Nancy Albritton, Chair of the UNC/NCSU Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, and four other UNC material scientists.

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Neher receives grant from the American Heart Association

Neher receives grant from the American Heart Association

Dr. Saskia Neher, assistant professor of biochemistry and biophysics, received a beginning grant-in-aid, which promotes the independent status of promising scientists.

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Platts-Mills given Young Investigator Award

Platts-Mills given Young Investigator Award

Timothy Platts-Mills, MD, MSc, assistant professor of emergency medicine, was awarded a 2014 Young Investigator Award from the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine.

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Cairns receives John Marx Leadership Award

Cairns receives John Marx Leadership Award

Charles B. Cairns, MD, professor and chair of emergency medicine, was awarded the 2014 John Marx Leadership Award of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine.

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YOUR HEALTH® - Health & Healing: One Village at a Time with Sivan Ya'ari

This weekend Adam and Cristy will be talking with Sivan Ya'ari, Founder and President of "Innovation: Africa."

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Grand Rounds: Moral Imagination and the Third Year Medical Student

The Academy of Educators presents visiting professor Dr. Kathy Meacham from Mars Hill University for this lecture on June 11.

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TEC-thics: Can Virtue be Taught?

The Academy of Educators presents visiting professor Dr. Kathy Meacham from Mars Hill University for an afternoon workshop on June 12.

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Becoming a Leader in Health Informatics

Becoming a Leader in Health Informatics

The new dual-degree available to medical students will prepare them for board certification in clinical informatics. For UNC health informatics leaders, what's the end goal for the degree? That it becomes second to none.

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Cure HHT 5K Walk/Run a success

Cure HHT 5K Walk/Run a success

On May 18, the First Cure HHT 5K Walk/Run was co-hosted by UNC Health Care and HHT Foundation International. The event, held at Southern Community Park in Chapel Hill, was a hit.

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Sunshine Act Updates—Physician Registration Information

Physicians must complete Phase 1 of the CMS registration process by June 30, 2014, if they wish to review their personal financial information before it is made publically available on Sept. 30, 2014.

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