May 28

Alan Sher to deliver The Philip J. Bassford Memorial Lecture

The Philip J. Bassford Memorial Lecture is a student-run event with the primary purpose of facilitating interactions between a distinguished scientist and graduate students. Philip J. Bassford was a respected scientist in the field of E. coli protein secretion, a vital faculty member and a committed mentor to graduate students. Following his death in 1991, the Department of Microbiology and Immunology created the Philip J. Bassford Memorial Fund, which funds the student-driven Bassford Memorial Lecture. This year's lecture will be delivered by Alan Sher, PHD, of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

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A message from Dr. Roper - Response to study recommending new medical school in Charlotte

Please read this message from Dr. Roper in response to a study released Wednesday, May 27, recommending the creation of a new medical school in Charlotte.

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Thrombosis & Hemostasis Seminar to feature Paris Margaritis

Paris Margaritis, D. Phil, of the University of Pennsylvania's Perelman School of Medicine will deliver a lecture titled "Novel Therapeutic Approaches for Bleeding Disorders: Engineering Factor VII"

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The Next Epidemic: Protecting YOUR HEALTH with Nicole Lurie

The Next Epidemic: Protecting YOUR HEALTH with Nicole Lurie

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & Cristy will be talking with Nicole Lurie, MD, Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response at the US Department of Health and Human Services. The theme of the conversation will be "The Next Epidemic: Protecting Your Health."

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Falk recommended for appointment as Chair of the Department of Medicine

Falk recommended for appointment as Chair of the Department of Medicine

William L. Roper, MD, MPH, Dean of the UNC School of Medicine, has recommended Ronald Falk, MD, for appointment as Chair of the Department of Medicine following an internal search. Falk will assume his new role effective June 1, 2015.

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UNC SOM graduates featured in Match Day Spotlight interview series

Recent School of Medicine graduates Brian Blank and Adam Ketner were both featured by "In-Training," an online magazine for medical students. They shared tips for succeeding in medical school and how they are preparing to begin their residency training.

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Budenz Earns 2015 Shaffer Grant for Innovative Glaucoma Research

Budenz Earns 2015 Shaffer Grant for Innovative Glaucoma Research

UNC Eye Chair Donald Budenz, MD, MPH, recognized with Dr. Henry A. Sutro Family Grant for Research.

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28th Annual Carolina Refresher Course: Updates in Anesthesiology, Pain and Critical Care

The Carolina Refresher Course is a unique and enjoyable learning experience utilizing interactive lectures, speaker questions and answer panels, lunch and learn small group discussions, and a MOCA-certified simulation course. The event features a faculty of internationally known speakers, along with outstanding UNC faculty in medicine, surgery and anesthesiology.

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