Sept. 22

Burnout and Wellness: Finding a Path to Resiliency

This session will review our knowledge of provider burnout, locally and nationally, including the work of the Wellness Committee at UNC. Amy Weil, MD, professor of medicine and social medicine, will lead the session.

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mHealth@UNC: An Interdisciplinary Approach to mHealth Research

This workshop is designed for any investigator interested in mobile health approaches to modifying health behaviors toward improving clinical outcomes related to asthma, cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes or obesity.

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UNC Digital Health Innovation Sprint

Help re-imagine how health care can be designed, delivered, and experienced in the digital age. Join UNC Health Care in a series of high energy events to foster the development of digital health solutions to key problems in health care.

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The Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) Workshop

This course will offer best practices when conducting trials using FDA-approved and non-approved devices. It will cover the IDE application process and the obligations of the sponsor-investigator once the IDE application is filed with the FDA.

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The Investigational New Drug (IND) Workshop

This course will offer best practices when conducting clinical trials using FDA-approved and non-approved drugs or substances (including botanicals and biologics). It will cover the IND process and the regulatory obligations of the sponsor- investigator once an IND is filed with the FDA.

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Margolis & Mathews highlight HIV cure research in new Chair's Corner podcast

Margolis & Mathews highlight HIV cure research in new Chair's Corner podcast

How close are we to a cure for HIV, and what are the messages about HIV that the community needs to hear? Ron Falk, MD, interviews David Margolis, MD, and Allison Mathews, PhD, in this Chair's Corner episode about HIV cure research and the efforts of the 2BeatHIV project to connect with the community.

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Call for nominations, applications: Vice Dean for Diversity and Inclusion

The Dean's Office of the UNC School of Medicine invites internal nominations and applications from SOM faculty who would like to be considered as a candidate for the position of Vice Dean for Diversity and Inclusion.

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: Joint UNC SOM & Medical Center Statement of Institutional Priority

Read a memo from William L. Roper, MD, MPH, CEO, UNC Health Care, Dean, UNC School of Medicine, Wesley Burks, MD, Executive Dean, UNC School of Medicine, and Gary L. Park, President, UNC Hospitals, reinforcing the UNC Medical Center and UNC School of Medicine's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

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FIRST Program to host panel discussion for interested students

FIRST Program to host panel discussion for interested students

The Fully Integrated Readiness for Service Training (FIRST) program will host a lunch and panel discussion for students interested in the program, a three-year medical school curriculum to fast track participants into the UNC Family Medicine residency program, followed by three years of service in North Carolina. The program is entering its second year, and the first class of FIRST scholars and program faculty will be on hand to discuss the program.

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10th Annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Help raise funds for groundbreaking breast cancer research, life-saving education, and critical patient services by walking in the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

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Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Clinical Scholars Program names first cohort

Clinical Scholars is a national leadership program led by UNC SOM faculty members Giselle Corbie-Smith, MD, and Claudia Fernandez, DrPH, with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The program, which recently named its first class of scholars, prepares health care providers and practitioners to expand their influence beyond the hospital or clinic to advance a Culture of Health — one that places well-being at the center of every aspect of life.

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Administrative Review of Dr. William Roper, Dean, UNC School of Medicine

Read a memo from Jim Dean, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, regarding the upcoming administrative review process for William L. Roper, MD, MPH, Dean, UNC School of Medicine. The review is required by University policy. UNC School of Medicine faculty, staff, and alumni are welcome to participate in the process.

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Your Health: The fight against antibiotic resistant bacteria

Your Health: The fight against antibiotic resistant bacteria

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH®, Adam and guest co-host Laurel Sisler will be talking with Doris Rouse, PhD, vice president of global health technology at RTI International, about the fight against antibiotic resistant bacteria and a new international partnership created to help.

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IHQI Speaker Series: Using Simulation in Quality Improvement

Know how to use simulation in quality improvement? Three case studies and a Q&A panel will present the benefits of simulation in QI and address all questions from the audience in a Q&A session.

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Call for Nominations: Distinguished Medical Awards

The Distinguished Medical Awards Selection Committee is now seeking nominations for the 2017 Distinguished Medical Alumni Awards, the Distinguished Service Award, and the Distinguished Faculty Award. Nominations will be accepted through Oct. 1.

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