For the Obama BRAIN Initiative, UNC neuroscientist Spencer Smith, PhD, creates a new kind of microscope to study the brain like never before.
George A. “Rick” Stouffer, III, MD, has been named chief of the Division of Cardiology at the UNC School of Medicine, effective Sept. 1, 2014.
ITS Networking will be replacing Wireless Access Points in various School of Medicine buildings from now until Dec. 31, 2014. Signs will be posted in the affected buildings the day before the work is to be done. While work is being done in a building, wireless users in that building may experience brief outages to wireless network connectivity.
Each year medical students honor faculty members and residents for excellence in teaching.
Medical students vote for their classmates for a variety of awards honoring academic excellence, compassion, and commitment to ideals.
Protect Your Onyen! At UNC, our Onyens are usually our keys to many important sets of information including our email, our time card, even possibly our computer itself as well as whatever shared network space we are authorized to access.
When people think about UNC and Duke, they often think about basketball rivalries, win-loss records, and March Madness. Collaboration is probably not the first thing that comes to mind. But outside athletics, these two schools are pooling their resources to create new teams to turn basic scientific discoveries into advances in patient care.
A variety of training options including classroom training, webinars, computer-based training and system demos are being offered in advance of the Oct. 1 go-live of ConnectCarolina for Finance and HR/Payroll.
Announcing the NC TraCS Open House Oct. 1, and our Scientific Writing from the Reader's Perspective course Nov. 3 and 4. Other events include Orientation for New Clinical Research Personnel, NIH F31 Workshop, and UNC Children’s Heart Collaborative Fall Symposium.
The Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, a co-venture between UNC and NC State, has published its Summer 2014 Newsletter.
Please be aware that if you receive calls from individuals attempting to sell you toner for your copiers, you should not place an order with them or do business with them in any way.
Metabolites in Atherosclerotic risk--from mouse to humans and back. Does choline cause atherosclerosis?
The first Nutrition department seminar of the new academic year features Dr. Brian Bennett.
This September Clinical Ethics Grand Rounds will be presented by Mara Buchbinder, Ph.D, Assistant Professor of Social Medicine and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Anthropology at UNC.
For more than 20 years, Sharon Campbell, PhD, has been studying Ras, a protein implicated in 30 percent of all cancers. Now she’s on the hunt for alternative ways to shut the protein down.
Eight breast cancer genes identified using new approach
Victoria Bautch, PhD, has a lab that is affiliated with the McAllister Heart Institute.
The UNC School of Medicine and its physicians established a program in 1990 to recognize outstanding achievement by nursing professionals. These awards serve as tangible recognition of the countless vital contributions nurses make in support of patient care, teaching, research, and public service missions of the School of Medicine. The deadline to submit nominations is Monday, Sept. 15, 2014.
The C-CCNE is pleased to announce the fifth cycle of its Pilot Grant Program in Cancer Nanotechnology (Carolina CCNE Phase II, FY 2014-15) in collaboration with UNC TraCS Institute (NIH CTSA). This program is open to all faculty members at UNC-CH. Current C-CCNE PI’s can participate as collaborators in these Pilot Projects with no salary support.
New RFA for Duke/UNC Collaborative Grants plus upcoming events, including Workshop: NSF Grants for Graduate Students, Orientation for New Clinical Research Personnel, Biostatistics Seminar Series, and NC TraCS Team Science Series.
Laughlin, Prieur, Morea win 2013-2014 Department of Psychiatry Clinical Psychology Internship Awards
Sarah Laughlin, MS, won the Wallach Award for interns. Mary Beth Prieur, PhD, and Paul Morea, LCSW, are the faculty recipients of the Jody T. Konanc award.