Sept. 20

Five-year Review of Lawrence (Larry) Marks, Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology

An ad hoc committee has been appointed to undertake a routine review of the leadership provided by Lawrence (Larry) Marks, MD, in his position as Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology. The review is a standard procedure of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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Introducing UNC School of Medicine Strategic Plan web page

Introducing UNC School of Medicine Strategic Plan web page

A web page has been developed to share information about the UNC School of Medicine's ongoing strategic planning process.

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Friday Morning Conference: David Margolis, MD

The next edition of the Division of Global Health and Infectious Diseases' Friday Morning Conference series will feature David Margolis, MD

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2018 Carolina Biophysics Symposium - October 25 and 26

The 11th Biennial North Carolina Biophysics Symposium held on October 25-26 at University of North Carolina.

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Jonas named chief of rheumatology, allergy, and immunology

Jonas named chief of rheumatology, allergy, and immunology

Beth Jonas MD, Reeves Foundation Professor of Medicine, has been appointed Chief of the Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology following a national search.

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Colford named vice chair for clinical services

Colford named vice chair for clinical services

Cristin Colford, MD, has been named Vice Chair for Clinical Services in the UNC School of Medicine's Department of Medicine. This new position will focus on integrating clinical services.

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Latest Grant Awards to SOM Faculty

Listing of recent competitive grant awards to SOM faculty.

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Rural Interprofessional Health Initiative honored at Nexus Summit

Rural Interprofessional Health Initiative honored at Nexus Summit

The UNC Rural Interprofessional Health Initiative team was presented with an honorable mention of the 2018 George E. Thibault, Nexus Award at the Nexus Summit Conference.

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Lim named Associate Chief Medical Officer for Surgical Services

Lim named Associate Chief Medical Officer for Surgical Services

Moe Lim, MD, has been named Associate Chief Medical Officer for Surgical Services. In this role, Lim will provide senior medical leadership to perioperative practice across the UNC Medical Center, including perioperative areas at the UNC Medical Center and the Ambulatory Surgery Center.

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September is Women in Medicine Month

September is Women in Medicine Month

Each September, the American Medical Association celebrates women in medicine and honors physicians who have contributed to the advancement of women in medicine. Read this note from Joanne Jordan, MD, MPH, Vice Dean for Faculty Affairs and Leadership Development.

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2nd Annual UNC Adult Cystic Fibrosis fall fundraiser, this Sunday

2nd Annual UNC Adult Cystic Fibrosis fall fundraiser, this Sunday

For chronically ill patients, patient assistance offers peace of mind that helps patients focus on health and healing. To raise funds for patients with cystic fibrosis and collect food for people in need, the UNC Adult Cystic Fibrosis Center will host the second annual fall fundraiser and cornhole tournament this Sunday, from 12 - 4 pm, at 400 Market Street in Southern Village in Chapel Hill.

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Your Health: North Carolina's Country Doctor Museum

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam and guest co-host Dr. Jamila Battle talk with Anne Anderson—director and curator of The Country Doctor Museum in North Carolina—about her work preserving the daily lives of doctors past.

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Filling up the truck

Filling up the truck

In addition to utilizing the football team’s 18-wheel equipment truck to deliver donations to impacted communities, student-athletes will be collecting monetary donations at the Kenan Stadium gates before Saturday's football game against Pittsburgh. Donations are being accepted through Friday at the Williamson Center Parking Lot.

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UNC Cancer Network Medical and Surgical Oncology Lecture– Tumor Treating Fields for Glioblastoma

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Simon Khagi, MD. Glioblastoma is a devastating disease with a survival that is measured in months. The recent FDA approval of the Optune device for the treatment of newly-diagnosed glioblastoma was a paradigm shift in the field of neuro-oncology. We will focus our discussion on the biological underpinnings of this device and clinical data supporting its use. — Medical and Surgical Oncology lectures offer FREE CNE, ASRT, and CME continuing education credit (upon approval) for eligible participants.

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24th National Health Equity Research Webcast

The 24th National Health Equity Research Webcast, From Awareness to Action: Leveraging Resiliency in the Context of Toxic Stress and Adverse Childhood Experiences, will take place on Friday, September 28, 2018, from 1:30 – 4:00 p.m.

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2018 UNC Brushes with Life Fall Exhibition

Please join us for the opening of the 2018 Fall Exhibition of Brushes with Life on Tuesday, September 25th, from 5:30 - 7:00 pm.

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UNC School of Medicine Introduces Partnership with American Medical Student Association

The UNC chapter of the American Medical Student Association kicked off the 2018-19 school year with a brand new partnership. Beginning this year, UNC medical students are able to register for national AMSA memberships at no cost.

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Retreat highlights postdoctoral fellows’ research

Retreat highlights postdoctoral fellows’ research

UNC Lineberger's 43rd Annual Postdoc-Faculty Research Day was held Tuesday at the Carolina Club.

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