Vital Signs

This week's collection of news and events from the School of Medicine

2015 UNC School of Medicine Merrimon Lecture

The 2015 Merrimon Lecture, given by H. Gilbert Welch, MD, MPH, professor of medicine at the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Practice, is titled, "Seven Assumptions that Drive Too Much Health Care."

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Sleeping Too Much or Too Little: Answers on YOUR HEALTH with Dr. Heidi Roth

Sleeping Too Much or Too Little: Answers on YOUR HEALTH with Dr. Heidi Roth

This weekend on YOUR HEALTH® Adam & Cristy will be talking with Heidi Roth, MD, associate professor and sleep specialist at UNC's Department of Neurology. The theme of the conversation will be "Sleeping Too Much or Too Little?"

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UNC Family Medicine February Newsletter

Find out what's happening at UNC Family Medicine with their February edition of The Intercom.

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Feeding a Hungry World Lecture

On March 2, Karen Sokal-Gutierrez, MD, MPH, clinical professor, Community Health and Human Development, UC Berkeley-UCSF Joint Medical Program, will deliver a lecture on her international work with the Children's Oral Health and Nutrition Project.

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Researchers pin down genetic pathways linked to CF disease severity

Researchers pin down genetic pathways linked to CF disease severity

New findings from the UNC School of Medicine may shed light on why cystic fibrosis patients with the same genetic mutation can have different disease severity and may react differently to medications

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