March 23

Five-year Review of Donald L. Budenz, MD, MPH, Chair of Ophthalmology

An ad hoc committee has been appointed to undertake a routine review of the leadership provided by Donald L. Budenz, MD, MPH in his position as Chair of the Department of Ophthalmology. The review is a standard procedure of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The committee invites your written or verbal comments, suggestions and relevant information. The review will take place on May 8, 2017.

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Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week: Free Head and Neck Cancer Screenings

As part of Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week, the UNC Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery will host a few Head and Neck cancer screening event

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FIRST Program announces new class of scholars

FIRST Program announces new class of scholars

The UNC School of Medicine’s Fully Integrated Readiness for Service Training (FIRST) program has announced its second class of students. The two students joining the program are Rebecca Evans and Arianna Nasser.

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Sheikh discusses lupus on new podcast

Sheikh discusses lupus on new podcast

In Episode Five of "Autoimmune Disease: Pieces of the Picture," Saira Sheikh,MD, talks with Ron Falk, MD, about lupus & how it is diagnosed and treated, and offers suggestions on how to cope with the challenges of this disease.

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Osteoarthritis Action Alliance Awards Small Grants to Promote Walking for People with Arthritis

Osteoarthritis Action Alliance Awards Small Grants to Promote Walking for People with Arthritis

The Osteoarthritis Action Alliance, an initiative of UNC Thurston Arthritis Research Center (TARC) and the CDC, has awarded 10 community-based organizations funds to expand the dissemination of the Arthritis-Appropriate Evidence-Based Intervention, Walk With Ease.

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Mary Ellen Jones renovation update

Nine months into the renovation process, major progress can be seen. Check out the latest progress in the Mary Ellen Jones Renovation Newsletter.

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Your Health: How Climate Change Affects Public Health

Your Health: How Climate Change Affects Public Health

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & guest co-host Bob Gwyther, MD, will talk with Robert Dubrow, MD, PhD, professor of epidemiology at Yale School of Public Health and the faculty director of the Yale Climate Change and Health Initiative, about how the changing climate affects public health.

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American Glaucoma Society selects Fleischman and colleagues for the 2017 Young Clinician Scientist Award

American Glaucoma Society selects Fleischman and colleagues for the 2017 Young Clinician Scientist Award

David Fleischman, MD, assistant professor in the Department of Ophthalmology, and a multidisciplinary team of colleagues have been honored with the 2017 Young Clinician Scientist Award from the American Glaucoma Society.

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UNC School of Medicine Drop-In Photo Session

A free, drop-in photography sessions for UNC School of Medicine faculty members and UNC Health Care advanced practice providers will be offered March 30. Unfortunately, this session is unable to accommodate residents, fellows, program directors or other staff members.

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Match Day Photos Available

Match Day Photos Available

Thanks to all students, faculty and families who dropped by the Match Day photo booth. The pictures are now available.

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