Vital Signs

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

MSEC at-large election results

MSEC at-large election results

Elections were held in June 2014 for three at-large positions on the Medical Staff Executive Committee. Maria Patricia Rivera, MD, Michael Meyers, MD, and Eldad Hadar, MD, were elected to two-year terms by the clinical faculty members.

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Permits for weeknight parking required starting Aug. 15

Permits for weeknight parking required starting Aug. 15

Beginning next month, faculty, staff and students who need to park on campus at night during the week will need to display a permit.

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An Informatics Renaissance

An Informatics Renaissance

Health informatics at UNC has a long tradition. Now with advanced training and research opportunities available to students, three physicians board-certified in the new subspecialty of clinical informatics calling UNC home, and exciting new research coming out of the university, UNC informatics is undergoing a renaissance.

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Do you "like" UNC SOM on Facebook?

Do you "like" UNC SOM on Facebook?

The UNC School of Medicine Facebook page highlights news involving our medical students and faculty. Get information about research, students, community outreach events, awards, and more by following our page. Don't forget to invite your friends to like us, too!

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CTSA Tool Shop Webinar: The MURDOCK Study Community Registry and Biorepository

The MURDOCK Study Community Registry and Biorepository presented by Leah Bouk, Melissa Cornish & Jessie Tenenbaum from the Duke University CTSI

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Contact Epic@UNC Training team before creating/posting any training, support materials online

Please contact the Epic@UNC Training team at epictraining@unch.unc.edu if you want to create/post any tip sheets or support materials for your department. Per terms of our contract with Epic, we cannot post any Epic@UNC tip sheets/documentation/screenshots on public websites such as www.med.unc.edu or www.unchealthcare.org.

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In the Gazette: As new faculty chair, Cairns wants to hold open, civil conversations that are ‘true to the faculty’

In the Gazette: As new faculty chair, Cairns wants to hold open, civil conversations that are ‘true to the faculty’

Ask Bruce Cairns what it means to be the new chair of the faculty and he quickly deflects the focus from himself: it’s about service to his faculty colleagues and the University as it fulfills its obligation to the people of North Carolina.

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UNC Hospitals, UNC Health Care System Affiliates Recognized by U.S. News & World Report in Annual ‘Best Hospitals’ Rankings

UNC Hospitals, UNC Health Care System Affiliates Recognized by U.S. News & World Report in Annual ‘Best Hospitals’ Rankings

Overall, 11 specialties at UNC Hospitals were recognized as nationally ranked or high performing by U.S. News & World Report in its annual "America's Best Hospitals" issue. Rex Hospital and High Point Regional Hospital were also included in the 2014-15 rankings.

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