Upcoming events include NIEHS Biomedical Career Symposium, Basic Review of Statistics for Coordinators, Biostatistics Grand Rounds, New PI Training Series, Thurston Speaker Series, NIH Public Access Policy Class, Fulbright Informational Session, and Orientation for New Clinical Research Personnel.
UNC’s MD-MPH program receives Outstanding Educational Program Award from the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research
The APTP award honors innovative programs, departments or academic institutions for their involvement in advancing undergraduate or graduate medical education in prevention and public health and encouraging students’ interest in the discipline.
Last year Joseph M. Stavas, MD, a professor of Radiology at the UNC School of Medicine, ran the Boston Marathon with his daughter, Dr. Natalie Stavas. Both were at mile marker 26 when the bombings occurred, and both gave help to bombing victims. They came back to Boston to run this year's marathon. Follow their progress in the Storify below!
Eligible faculty are encouraged to vote via electronic ballot by midnight on Monday, April 21, 2014. If you have not received your ballot or are having trouble voting please contact Dennis Schmidt at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Read highlights about our accomplishments in our 2013 Annual Review.
The John William Pope Foundation has made a $1.3 million gift to UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center to fund cancer research and treatment.
At the heart of a new study are two proteins that work together to help cancers metastasize
Run for Science! The second annual NC DNA Day 5K and Science Festival will take place May 17 on UNC’s campus. All proceeds from the 5K run will support science outreach and education in North Carolina including NC DNA Day. DNA Day is an annual event where scientists from UNC and other leading N.C. research institutions visit over 100 high school classrooms statewide to inspire and educate the next generation of scientists, to support North Carolina science teachers, and to bridge the gap between North Carolina’s leading research enterprises and high school science classrooms.
Lauren Turner-Brown has accepted the position of Assistant Director for the UNC TEACCH Autism Program effective July 1, 2014.
Submissions for the last round of SOM Bridge Funding in Fiscal Year 14 are now being accepted.
On April 2nd, The TEACCH Autism Program and the Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities (CIDD) joined together to celebrate World Autism Awareness Day.
The walk is the area’s largest fundraiser for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA), the leading non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis and improving the quality of life for people affected by IBD.
Stop by the Health Sciences Library for the next Bullitt History of Medicine Club meeting featuring Francine Mary Netter, daughter of Frank H. Netter, MD, who will discuss her father's biography.
On Sunday, May 18, UNC Health Care, the UNC HHT Center of Excellence, and the HHT Foundation are hosting the 1st Annual ‘Walk to Cure HHT’ 5K walk/run at Southern Community Park, located in Chapel Hill’s Southern Village.
Dr. Richard F. Loeser Jr. will receive the award April 24 at the Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI) World Congress in Paris, France.
This Thurston Multidisiplinary Clinical Research Center Speaker Series event will be presented by Tracey Revenson, PhD, Professor and Deputy Executive, Office of Psychology, Hunter College and the Graduate Center,City University of New York.
This May Clinical Ethics Grand Rounds will be presented by Lois Shepherd, JD, Professor of Biomedical Ethics, Public Health Sciences, and Law at the University of Virginia.
In a new study, researchers from North Carolina State University, UNC-Chapel Hill and other institutions have taken the first steps toward creating a roadmap that may help scientists narrow down the genetic cause of numerous diseases.