The 9th annual UNC-Duke-Wake Forest Pediatric Anesthesiology Conference will be held Sept. 17 in Chapel Hill at the Friday Center.
The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society is accepting eligibility applications from postdoctoral fellows as well as early career independent investigators researching blood cancer or normal blood cell biology that has relevance to blood cancer. The Society encourages basic research, technological development, and informatics pipeline development; however, all approaches must have direct blood cancer relevance. Award amounts vary depending on program. Eligibility application deadline is Sept. 1 by 3 p.m.
The Michael J. Fox Foundation is accepting pre-proposals for its three Core Funding Programs: Target Advancement, Therapeutic Development, and Outcome Measures. Award amounts vary. Pre-proposal deadline is Oct. 19.
The Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation is accepting applications from physicians interested in pursuing research intensively (up to 80 percent effort) for up to four years, while, if they wish to maintain their clinical skills, continue to be clinically active (no more than 20 percent effort). To be eligible, applicants must have MDs only, must have completed their residencies and clinical training, and be US Specialty Board eligible prior to the award start date. The award will be over four years and award amounts vary. Application deadline is Dec. 1.
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The Coins for Alzheimer's Research Trust is accepting Letters of Intent to fund exploratory and development AD research projects within the US. The Fund aims to support projects that may not yet be supported by extensive preliminary data but have the potential to substantially advance biomedical research. Award amount is up to $250,000. LOI deadline is Dec. 1.
This webinar will outline the new NCTraCS-NC State joint pilot program and discuss large animal model opportunities available at NC State, since such models are one of the types of interdisciplinary research that this RFA is particularly targeting.
Ron Falk, MD, interviews Lisa Carey, MD, in this podcast about breast cancer research and care. Carey is the Richardson and Marilyn Jacobs Preyer Distinguished Professor in Breast Cancer Research, and Chief of the Division of Hematology and Oncology at UNC. Carey is the Medical Director of the UNC Breast Center, the Physician-in-Chief of the North Carolina Cancer Hospital, and Associate Director of Clinical Research at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.
This week on Your Health Radio, Adam and guest co-host Carol Ripley-Moffitt welcome Peter Rizzolo, MD, author and retired professor of family medicine at UNC, and Natalie Ziemba, the crisis response coordinator of the Orange County Rape Crisis Center. The theme of the conversation is Rizzolo's new novel Judging Laura and the aftermath of sexual assault.
For the second consecutive year, UNC has had its best fundraising year ever, surpassing last year's total by nearly $50 million.
Andy Johns has held many important titles at Carolina since he graduated in 1998 and went to work as a computer consultant for Administrative Information Services (AIS) in the red brick building at 440 West Franklin St. But wherever he has gone, one unofficial label has always stuck: Problem solver.
UNC's Cardiac Catheterization Lab has been featured in Cath Lab Digest. Read about the procedures and emphasis on teamwork that helps it stand out.
The state in which a prisoner resides impacts their access to health care, according to researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Responding to the endemic mistrust between patients and physicians in China, Joseph D. Tucker, MD, PhD, assistant professor of Medicine, and director of UNC Project-China, organized an initiative to rebuild patient-physician trust.
The North Carolina AIDS Action Network is holding their annual Advocacy Conference on September 10, 2016. This year, NCATEC is kicking off the weekend by co-hosting a PrEP summit the day before.