Dec. 5

Invited Commentary by Lyerly Published in The Lancet

Invited Commentary by Lyerly Published in The Lancet

The commentary, by Anne Drapkin Lyerly, MD, professor of social medicine and associate director of the UNC Center for Bioethics, argues that the WHO's recommendation of dolutegravir as an HIV treatment for all populations was a significant advancement in the ethical inclusion of pregnant women in biomedical research.

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Pino named Health Care Hero

Pino named Health Care Hero

Joseph Pino, MD, Associate Dean and Campus Director, UNC School of Medicine Wilmington Campus, has been recognized as a Health Care Hero by the Greater Wilmington Business Journal.

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UNC School of Medicine Well-Being Committee hosts a Wellness Week for faculty

Last month, the Office of Faculty Affairs and Leadership Development and the School of Medicine (SOM) Well-Being Committee hosted a Wellness Week for faculty with events such as a Wellness Scholarship Expo, Visiting Professor talks, massages, pet therapy, and more.

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SOM Well-Being Pilot Awards - Request for Proposals due January 14th

The UNC School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs and Leadership Development and the Center for Health Innovation are accepting proposals for the 2020 UNC School of Medicine Well-Being Pilot Awards. Applications are due Jan. 14, 2020, and as many as three awards of up to $10,000 each will be announced in March 2020.

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Save the Date – Daily Career & Life Transitions Panel for Women Faculty

Save the Date – Daily Career & Life Transitions Panel for Women Faculty

The Association of Professional Women in Medical Sciences (APWIMS) is hosting a panel on daily career and life transitions – from giving care at work to care at home. Click to learn more and to register!

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Call for Applications – Making the Case Faculty Development Program

Call for Applications – Making the Case Faculty Development Program

Do you have an idea you would like to implement at UNC? Are you uncertain about how to move your idea forward? Making the Case is a highly interactive program designed to help faculty transform an idea into a compelling proposal. Over the course of three sessions, participants will develop or refine their idea, identify key stakeholders, receive coaching from leaders across the institution, and practice pitching their idea in a low-stakes environment.

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Nielsen named Interim Chair of Department of Urology

Nielsen named Interim Chair of Department of Urology

Matthew Nielsen, MD, MS, FACS, will assume the role of Interim Chair of the Department of Urology, effective January 1, 2020.

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Taking a Non-Traditional Path: A Community College Student’s Transfer to Radiologic Science

Taking a Non-Traditional Path: A Community College Student’s Transfer to Radiologic Science

Drew Webster is a senior in the Division of Radiologic Science who had a non-traditional path to UNC-Chapel Hill. As a community college student at Alamance Community College, Webster found that the transition to the university opened a pathway to higher education for him.

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UNC SOM Students Co-author NEJM Perspective Piece

UNC SOM Students Co-author NEJM Perspective Piece

UNC medical students Lorena Millo and Noelani Ho co-authored a perspective piece in the New England Journal of Medicine about the cost of attending medical school as a barrier to diversifying the medical profession.

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90 Seconds With Executive Dean Cristy Page, UNC School of Medicine

90 Seconds With Executive Dean Cristy Page, UNC School of Medicine

In this episode of '90 Seconds With...' we catch up with Executive Dean Cristy Page, MD, MPH, from the UNC School of Medicine to learn more about how One UNC Health and the School of Medicine are aligned.

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Radiology Grand Rounds presented by Nicholas Said, MD, MBA

Dr. Nicholas Said is an Assistant Professor of Radiology in Musculoskeletal Imaging at Duke University School of Medicine.

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Perreira publishes article in Journal of Ethnic and Racial Studies on integrating Hispanic immigrant youth

Krista Perreira, PhD, professor in the department of social medicine, published an article in The Journal of Ethnic and Racial Studies special issue on “Children of Immigrants in an Age of Deportation.”

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