The UNC Institute for Healthcare Quality Improvement is pleased to announce the second cycle of funding through IHQI’s Seed Grant Program.
When law enforcement officers are called to help with a mentally ill person, sometimes the results are tragic. The new WRAL Documentary “A Call for Help” examines one family’s story and why interactions between law enforcement and the mentally ill are increasing in North Carolina. John Gilmore, MD, was interviewed for the documentary, which airs Oct. 23 at 7 p.m.
Learn more about cancer, aging and resilience from UNC Cancer Care experts at this free, public event.
Sarah D. Linnstaedt, PhD, assistant professor of anesthesiology, has been awarded a Future Leaders in Pain grant from The American Pain Society. This prestigious junior faculty award will help Dr. Linnstaedt to advance her studies examining the role of microRNA in chronic pain pathogenesis.
Roth’s research to create innovative tools for neuroscientists and discover potential targets for therapeutics has earned him one of the highest honors in the field of medicine.
The deadline for the 2015 KL2 application cycle is Friday, Jan. 9, at 8 a.m.
Joseph DeSimone, PhD, Chancellor’s Eminent Professor of Chemistry, has been elected to the Institute of Medicine, one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine a U. S. scientist can receive. DeSimone is also a professor of pharmacology.
This weekend on YOUR HEALTH Adam & Cristy will be joined by Dr. Hope White (left), Data Consultant, and Sherry Lehman (right), HIV Consultant for North Carolina Healthy Schools to talk about Healthy Youth and Risky Behavior.
Multiple support options remain available to help employees get acclimated to working in ConnectCarolina and InfoPorte.
Famous Factory Meatloaf: The Clinician as Technician and the Renewal of Healthcare through Quality Improvement
This November Clinical Ethics Grand Rounds will be presented by Abraham Nussbaum, MD, MTS, of the University of Colorado. Dr. Nussbaum serves many roles including Director of Adult Inpatient Psychiatry at Denver Health Medical Center, Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, and Physician Quality Officer of the Denver Health Medical Center.
Upcoming events include PI Development Series,Bench to Boardroom Startup Seminar Series, and Clinical Trials Investigators Series.
The Fourth Annual Department of Psychiatry Research Day will be held October 29 and will highlight current research in the Department.
The research, led by Andrew C. Dudley, PhD, has implications for developing cancer drugs that target blood vessels that feed tumors.