July 18

UNC Surgery Profile: Anthony Charles, Providing the Highest Level of Patient Care

UNC Surgery Profile: Anthony Charles, Providing the Highest Level of Patient Care

Anthony Charles, MD, MPH, is a Professor and Chief of the Division of General and Acute Care Surgery in the Department of Surgery at UNC Chapel Hill. He discusses how becoming a doctor was in his blood, why he chose to be part of an academic medical center and starting the Malawi Surgical initiative.

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Neuropsychology Inpatient Consult Service

Neuropsychology Inpatient Consult Service

UNC Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is now offering a dedicated neuropsychology inpatient consult service.

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Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Grand Rounds presented by Austin S. Rose, MD, FARS

Austin S. Rose, MD, FARS will present at Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Grand Rounds. The title of his talk is “Applications for Graduate Business Education in Medicine and ENT"

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Your Health: The Effects of Racism on Health

Your Health: The Effects of Racism on Health

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH®, Adam and guest co-host Dr. Shannon Aymes talk with Dr. Chandra Ford—associate professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences at UCLA and founding director of the Center for the Study of Racism, Social Justice and Health—about her work to illuminate the effects of racism on health. This is a rebroadcast of a previous episode.

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The UNC Cochlear Implant Program to host the CI 2020 International Conference

The UNC Cochlear Implant Program to host the CI 2020 International Conference

The Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery's Kevin D. Brown, MD, PhD, Margaret Dillon, AuD, and Harold C. Pillsbury, MD, will serve as the Co-Chairs for the 16th International Conference on Cochlear Implants and Other Implantable Auditory Technology.

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Latest Grant Awards to SOM Faculty

View a list of the latest competitive grants awarded to UNC School of Medicine faculty.

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Office of Inclusive Excellence launches DEI Certificate Program

The DEI Certificate Program is a new initiative from the SOM Office of Inclusive Excellence in support of the 2019 SOM Strategic Plan to foster an inclusive environment.

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Frances Ligler: Superhero

Frances Ligler: Superhero

Not only is Dr. Frances Ligler an expert in biosensors and microfluidics, but she is an inspiration to all children pursuing STEM interests through her involvement with Camp Invention.

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Costa receives $1.4 million grant for early literacy research from Institute of Education Sciences

Costa receives $1.4 million grant for early literacy research from Institute of Education Sciences

The U.S. Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences (IES) has awarded Lara Costa, the project director for the Writing Skills Development Program, $1.4 million over three years for an initiative spearheaded by the UNC School of Medicine Department of Allied Health Sciences. Stephen Hooper is the co-principal investigator for this new project and principal investigator of the Preschool Writing Project, an initiative of the writing skills development program.

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EHR enhancements linked to better cognitive performance in physicians

EHR enhancements linked to better cognitive performance in physicians

Dr. Carlton Moore contributed to a recent quality improvement study published in JAMA Network Open that considers how current interfaces for electronic health records may be associated with excess cognitive workload and poor performance levels for physicians.

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Upcoming RFAs: Jefferson-Pilot Fellowships in Academic Medicine and James W. Woods Junior Faculty Awards

The School of Medicine’s Office of Faculty Affairs and Leadership Development and Office of Research will be releasing the annual RFAs for the Jefferson-Pilot and James Woods Awards in August 2019

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Follow the medical student classes on Twitter

Follow the medical student classes on Twitter

Faculty and staff are invited to follow the medical student classes on Twitter.

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Allied Health Sciences and Neurology  announce 2019 Sleep Innovative Research Grant Recipients

Allied Health Sciences and Neurology announce 2019 Sleep Innovative Research Grant Recipients

The Departments of Allied Health Sciences (DAHS) Office of Research and Scholarship and Neurology have announced awardees of the 2019-2020 Sleep Innovative Research Grants (SIRG). The SIRG program launched in 2018 thanks to the generosity of the Eddie and Jo Allison Smith Family Foundation; the program leads an effort to build an internationally recognized program of research in sleep science at UNC-Chapel Hill.

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