Blossom Damania, PhD, professor of microbiology and immunology, has been named Assistant Dean for Research at the UNC School of Medicine, effective immediately.
Early in the academic year at the UNC School of Medicine, first-year medical students and their families attend the White Coat Ceremony, an annual tradition that recognizes the start of students’ medical careers.
Paul Watkins, MD, professor of medicine, was given the award by the American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. Award recipients are investigators who are actively involved in high-quality clinical pharmacologic research.
Lawrence O. Gostin will deliver a lecture titled, "Imagining Global Health with Justice."
ConnectCarolina for Finance and HR/Payroll went live on Oct. 1. Here are some tips to help you with the transition to the new system.
Oct. 6 is the deadline to register for Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research, a new course from the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center. Also, join us on Wednesday, Oct. 1, for our Open House, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.!
On Oct. 1, ConnectCarolina for Finance and HR/Payroll will go live (joining the Student Administration, formerly Campus Solutions, system). Capture that first-time experience via photos posted to Twitter with the hashtag #goliveheels.
The UJMT Fogarty Global Health Fellowship provides an opportunity in global health research training for selected junior faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and predoctoral scholars.
The UNC School of Medicine Chapter of the American Medical Student Association hosts the AMSA's National Global and Public Health Conference in October. This year's conference theme is "Seize Your Advantage in Global and Public Health." All undergraduate, graduate, and health professional students interested in global health and public health are encouraged to attend this conference.
Lynne Warner Stevenson, MD, one of the foremost heart failure specialists in the world will deliver the 13th Ernest and Hazel Craig Lecture. Please read this note from Drs. Rick Stouffer, Eugune Chung, and Marschall Runge for more information about the event.
This conference is held every year to review best practices for teaching in the field of medical education and is specifically designed for School of Medicine faculty who work directly with students. Sessions will cover topics related to TEC curriculum, teaching techniques, educational scholarship and new initiatives.
Milestones is a series of short plays in the Shakespearean style that bring the experience of a young woman going from medical school through residency to life. Hailed as a terrific depiction of current evolution in medical education, the interactive, multimedia performance focuses on issues of professional identity, resident mistreatment, and the evolving clinical learning environment. Performances on Oct. 20 and 21.
This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & Cristy will be joined by Dr. Jason Long, assistant professor of surgery in UNC’s Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery.
Charles B. Cairns, MD, chair of emergency medicine, will leave UNC effective January 1, 2015.