A symposium of arrhythmia and lead management alliances, the inaugural UNC/ISMICS Heart Team Summit is appropriate for practicing cardiologists, cardiothoracic/vascular surgeons whose scope of practice includes or will include cardiothoracic/vascular surgery. This course is designed for both experienced surgeons who are new to Arrthythmia and Lead Management, residents who are learning new surgery techniques and Nurses who work in the field. Course directors are UNC Cardiothoracic Division Chief Andy Kiser, MD and Anil Gehi, MD, Associate Professor of Cardiology.
The class of 2015 reflects on what they’ll miss most about their UNC School of Medicine experience, and the lessons that they’ll always carry with them
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2015-2016 Jefferson-Pilot Fellowships in Academic Medicine. The due date for applications is June 5.
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2015-2016 Dr. James W. Woods Junior Faculty Award. The due date for applications is June 5, 2015.
Myron Cohen, MD, Director of UNC’s Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases, is featured in a BBC Radio documentary series titled "The Fight Against AIDS."
The UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health invites you to the opening of the Brushes with Life Arts Program Spring 2015 Exhibition.
This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & Catherine Coe will be talking with Brad Wilson, Janett Greenberg, and Janice Wells. The theme of the conversation will be "Health Care and Serving Our Community."
On Saturday, May 9, the UNC School of Medicine Class of 2015 gathered with faculty, friends and family members in Memorial Hall for this year's commencement ceremony. The 183-member class selected Myron Cohen, MD, director of UNC’s Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases, as its commencement speaker.
OIS and ITS Networking will be performing network maintenance on the Ground and 1st floors of MacNider Hall this weekend, May 16 - 17 from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. This maintenance will be disruptive to all network access so please plan accordingly.
The Open Payments system opened for review and dispute on April 6, 2015. The 45-day review and dispute process for physicians and teaching hospitals, which occurs after applicable manufacturers submit their payment data to CMS and before the data becomes public, will close on May 21.
This last Research Ethics Grand Rounds for the school year will be presented by Laura M. Beskow, MD, MPH, associate professor, Duke Clinical Research Institute
Spyryx Biosciences, Inc., a privately-held biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics for respiratory diseases, including cystic fibrosis (CF) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD), announced today that it has secured $18 million in Series A venture capital financing from Canaan Partners, Hatteras Venture Partners and 5AM Ventures. Spyrx was formed in 2013 to leverage a discovery by UNC researcher Robert Tarran, PhD.