These stand-alone sessions are designed to enhance your knowledge of the individual parts of the systematic review process. Early career researchers, faculty, postdocs and graduate students can come to any of these sessions to learn more about refining topics, power searching, tracking references and studies, selecting and assessing studies and presenting results. Registration preferred but not required.
Julie Byerley, MD, MPH, professor of pediatrics and vice dean for Education, School of Medicine, has been honored with the Distinguished Teaching Award for Post-Baccalaureate Instruction. The award was first given by the University in 1995 to recognize the important role of post-baccalaureate teaching.
The UNC Center for Diabetes Translation Research is presenting the Health Literacy, Health Disparities and Chronic Disease Self-Management Conference on March 18. The event will feature speakers from across the country discussing ways to improve health care for underserved populations and the latest research into factors that influence people's ability to manage their own health.
The January 2015 edition of The Intercom, UNC Family Medicine's monthly newsletter, is now available.
The long-awaited transformation of the Family Medicine Center is now in full swing. Construction will take place in four phases, the first being a new sports medicine/procedural center on the east side of the building and an expanded parking lot.
This spring, catch one or all of the Research Hub @ HSL’s six-part series on systematic reviews. The sessions will provide an introduction and walk attendees through topic refinement, power searching, tracking references, study selection and presentation of results.
On Feb. 9, students from the School of Medicine will launch the “Tell Me More” project throughout the Medicine Services of UNC Hospitals to help patients share who they are as people, beyond the confines of the hospital.
This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam Goldstein and Cristy Page from UNC Family Medicine will be talking with Dr. Betsy Crais, Professor at UNC’s Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences. The theme of discussion will be "Speech & Language Development: From Children to Adults."
ITS will be performing network maintenance in MBRB beginning at 5 a.m. on Tuesday, February 3. This work will take place between 5 - 8 a.m. each successive morning that week until the entire building has been upgraded. VoIP phone users should verify that their phone is working beginning at 8 a.m. each morning that week and unplug/replug the power to the phone if not.
Nominations are due for the University Awards for the Advancement of Women at 5 p.m. on Feb. 13.
Science in the News is a science discussion group that brings together UNC scientists with the public in the Triangle.
Dr. Roper has appointed several faculty members to leadership positions in the School of Medicine. The UNC Health Care and UNC School of Medicine senior executive team has been expanded, as well.