The UNC School of Medicine has created its own Facebook page, separate from UNC Health Care. Like us and share the stories of the incredible people and research that make the UNC School of Medicine so special.
The UNC Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases (IGHID) and the UNC Program in Nicaragua (UNC ProNica) are pleased to announce a Pilot Research Funding Program for collaborative health research conducted by UNC faculty in Nicaragua. Two $10,000 research grants will be awarded; research and travel should be completed by July 30, 2015.
Congratulations to Greg Wang, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics who is the recipient of an American Society of Hematology Scholar Award.
The UNC Women's Mood Disorders Program is proud to announce it is hosting the Postpartum Support International annual training and conference at the Friday Center in Chapel Hill on June 18 - 21.
Patient Day is an educational symposium dedicated to helping patients find information on a variety of different functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs) by bringing experts in the field together for one event.
Upcoming events include New and Improved Genomic Resources at NCBI, Orientation for New Clinical Research Personnel, Overcoming Barriers to Early Translation in Therapeutics Development, and the CER Medication Adherence Seminar Series. Registration is now open for the two-day BioEntrepreneur Workshop in July.
The UNC Office of University Development is now accepting one-page pre-proposals for Keck Foundation grants.
The John B. Graham Society's Student Research Day features poster and oral presentations given by UNC medical students. This year, we are honored to host Nobel laureate Peter Agre, MD, Director of the Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute, as our keynote speaker.
The 2nd annual International Day to End Obstetric Fistula is Friday, May 23. Johnson & Johnson Global Health is hosting a Twitter chat at 1 p.m. tomorrow to #EndFistula. UNC's Jeff Wilkinson, MD, and his collaborators at the Freedom From Fistula Foundation, will participate in the chat, along with the Global Fund for Women, the Global Moms Challenge, and others. Join the conversation!
This week's show is a re-airing of The President, Obamacare, and Your Health: Thoughts of a Family Medicine Leader with Dr. Sam Weir.