March 13

Registration for Summer Writing Groups 2014 now open

The Center for Faculty Excellence and the Institute for the Arts and Humanities will be running the Summer Writing Groups program again this summer.

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NC TraCS Events and Announcements

Upcoming events include an NCRP Educational Session, SPES Seminar Series, Biostatistics Grand Rounds, Mentoring Series and the New Principal Investigator (PI) Training Series. And save the date for the NCNC Annual Conference, happening May 17 in Greenville, N.C.

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Dr. Mary Anne Dooley retires

Dr. Mary Anne Dooley retires

Mary Anne Dooley, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine, is retiring from the UNC Health Care System after 23 years of devoted service to our patients, our referring physicians, the UNC School of Medicine, and the people of North Carolina.

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Womack Surgical Society calls for abstracts from residents and medical students

Womack Surgical Society calls for abstracts from residents and medical students

Residents and medical students at UNC are invited to submit abstracts for the annual meeting of the Nathan A. Womack Surgical Society, to be held at UNC from May 1 - 3. Abstract submissions will be accepted until Fri., April 4, at 11 p.m. EDT.

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2014 Newton D. Fischer Society Meeting & NC ENT Expo

For decades the Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery has trained medical students and residents. The first chairman of the Division of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery was Newton D. Fischer. Dr. Fischer's enduring emphasis on medical students and resident education, as well as on research, continues to shape the philosophy of the department to this day.

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YOUR HEALTH®: Substance Abuse Recovery, TROSA, and Your Health with Kevin McDonald

YOUR HEALTH®: Substance Abuse Recovery, TROSA, and Your Health with Kevin McDonald

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & Cristy will be talking with Kevin McDonald, founder and president of TROSA, Substance Abuse Recovery, TROSA, and Your Health.

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Family Medicine March newsletter available

Read the latest news from UNC Family Medicine in the March issue of The Intercom.

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Faculty Elections to be held April 14 – 21

School of Medicine faculty members are encouraged to vote in this year’s Office of Faculty Governance elections. Bruce Cairns, MD, Director of the N.C. Jaycee Burn Center, is a candidate for Faculty Chair. Elections will also occur for 12 elected committees. Read here for details about this year’s elections and stay tuned for a profile of Dr. Cairns in next week’s Vital Signs.

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Opening Doors 2014

The School of Medicine is committed to providing opportunities to further develop our understanding of human differences as a means of improving our climate for inclusion and valuing of each person within the School and University. Please read the message from Harvey Lineberry, II, Assistant Dean for Human Resources, view the brochure for additional details and consider your involvement in the Opening Doors program.

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MD-PhD student receives University Award for the Advancement of Women

Congratulations to Audrey Rose Verde, medical student and PhD candidate, who received the student University Award for the Advancement of Women.

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The Faces of Medical Error: From Tears to Transparency -- The Story of Lewis Blackman

This interprofessional event hosted by the UNC Health Affairs Collaborative will begin with a screening of “The Story of Lewis Blackman,” followed by a moderated discussion with Lewis Blackman’s mother, Helen Haskill. All professionals from UNC Health Affairs schools, along with UNC Health Care and the North Carolina Area Health Education Centers program, are encouraged to attend.

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