April 25

Rogers publishes NEJM perspective

The piece by Kaitlyn K. Rogers, a medical student at the UNC School of Medicine's Asheville campus, was published in the April 18 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.

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Lyerly publishes editorial in JAMA

Lyerly publishes editorial in JAMA

The editorial by Anne Drapkin Lyerly, MD, MA, professor of social medicine and director of the UNC Center for Bioethics, argues that state laws restricting the end-of-life decisions that can be made by pregnant women are concerning.

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Stephens authors perspective on neuroimaging patients with delirium

Stephens authors perspective on neuroimaging patients with delirium

UNC hospitalist and professor of medicine John R. Stephens, MD, has authored a new perspective in the Journal of Hospital Medicine series: Things We Do for No Reason. The series seeks to highlight practices in clinical medicine that are common but either have poor evidence to support them or actual evidence against the practice.

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Khan and interprofessional education team receive second place honors at annual CLARION competition

Khan and interprofessional education team receive second place honors at annual CLARION competition

Uzma Khan, a first-year graduate student in the Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling, received second place recognition alongside her team at the annual CLARION National Case Competition, a student-run program at the University of Minnesota dedicated to improving health care through interprofessional collaboration and leadership.

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Oberlander to serve on Medicare eligibility study panel

Oberlander to serve on Medicare eligibility study panel

Jonathan Oberlander, PhD, professor and chair of social medicine, will serve on a new study panel formed by the National Academy of Social Insurance to examine potential changes to Medicare eligibility.

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UNC Surgery Profile: David Gerber, MD

UNC Surgery Profile: David Gerber, MD

In this video, David Gerber, MD, George F. Shelton, MD, Distinguished Professor of Surgery and Chief of Abdominal Transplant Surgery, discusses what drew him to becoming a transplant surgeon and the impact he hopes to one day make in the field of medicine.

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A Desire to Help and Heal

A Desire to Help and Heal

Pastor John Hedgepeth has spent over 50 years providing advice and guidance to members of his Northwood Temple Church. When it came to his own medical needs, he turned to the doctors at UNC Health Care for support. Read about his story and how he connected with Dr. Karyn Stitzenberg, Surgical Oncologist, at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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“Untangling Autism Genetics – Emerging Tools for Support and Advocacy”

An introduction to the genetic causes of Autism and the usefulness of genetic testing for families and individuals with Autism.

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Pragmatic Clinical Trials: Are we finally ready for prime time at UNC?

Join this month's CTSA Conversations to acquire and impart your experience, ideas, and questions: Brinkhous-Bullitt 219, Wednesday May 1, 2019 at 10 am to 11 am.

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Your Health: How Parental Leave Policies Impact a Family's Health

Your Health: How Parental Leave Policies Impact a Family's Health

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH®, Adam talks with professor and founding director of the WORLD Policy Analysis Center at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health Dr. Jody Heymann about how parental leave policies impact a family’s health.

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