Aug. 8

Latest Grant Awards to SOM Faculty

Listing of recent competitive grant awards to SOM faculty.

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Pain in the Foot Leads to Relief at UNC Podiatry Center

Pain in the Foot Leads to Relief at UNC Podiatry Center

Three years ago, Robert Martin was on the brink of losing his physically demanding job due to excruciating foot pain. The pain became so debilitating that Robert started to find it difficult to get out of bed in the morning, let alone walk and stand at his job all day. Read about how Dr. Howard Kashefsky, DPM, at the UNC Podiatry Center was able to help Robert become 100% pain-free and get back to his job and his outdoor hobbies.

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Promise Study Seeks Peer Mentoring Group Facilitators

This is an opportunity to participate in a national effort to identify best mentoring practices for biomedical researchers from underrepresented groups.

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Pinnacle Hill RFP & Antibody Information Session

Pinnacle Hill, the company created through UNC-Chapel Hill’s new partnership with Deerfield Management that offers an opportunity to pursue funding to advance novel drug therapy projects, will hold an information and Q&A session about the fall RFP cycle.

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A Message from Dr. Burks - Results of the DHHS Survey of the UNC Children's Pediatric Heart Surgery Program

From Dr. Burks: "I am pleased to share that last week, UNC Health Care was notified by the N.C. Department of Health & Human Services(DHHS) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services(CMS) that no deficiencies were identified in the UNC Children’s pediatric heart surgery program."

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Byron Awarded NIH grant to correct health misperceptions about nicotine

Byron Awarded NIH grant to correct health misperceptions about nicotine

Justin Byron, PhD, MHS, an assistant professor in the department of family medicine, is the principal investigator on a new $428,000 grant from the FDA and the National Cancer Institute.

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NIH, AHRQ, CDC announce new ORCID iD requirements for certain awards

NIH, AHRQ, CDC announce new ORCID iD requirements for certain awards

NIH, AHRQ, and CDC announced in July 2019 that individuals who receive research training, fellowship, research education, and career development awards will be required to have ORCID iDs beginning in fiscal year 2020.

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UNC Autism Fathers Conference

The UNC Autism Fathers Conference will be a one-day event for fathers with children of any age with autism spectrum disorder, held September 14 from 8 am to 5 pm at the Carolina Inn.

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Entire Perioperative Services Team Takes Safety-Efficiency-Teamwork Pledge

Entire Perioperative Services Team Takes Safety-Efficiency-Teamwork Pledge

The Aug. 7 Perioperative Services Teamwork Event culminated with all employees involved in the care of surgical patients pledging to prioritize safety, efficiency, and teamwork.

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