Save the date for the School of Medicine Wellness Week to be held November 18th – 22nd. There will be a variety of events held, including a visiting professor keynote with Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD, from the NYU School of Medicine.


Save the date for the School of Medicine Wellness Week to be held November 18th – 22nd. There will be a variety of events held, including a visiting professor keynote with Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD, from the NYU School of Medicine.

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Save the date for the 2019 School of Medicine Wellness Week
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Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD

Save the date for the 2019 School of Medicine Wellness Week sponsored by the School of Medicine Well-Being Committee. There will be a variety of events throughout the week of November 18th—22nd, including a visiting professor lecture with Dr. Danielle Ofri of NYU School of Medicine and a scholarship expo.

More information to come soon. Contact facultyaffairs@med.unc.edu with questions. Learn more about the visiting professor, Dr. Ofri, below.


Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD, is a physician at Bellevue Hospital in New York City, and a faculty member of NYU School of Medicine. She writes about medicine and the doctor-patient connection for the New York Times, Slate Magazine, and other publications.

Dr. Ofri is co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of the Bellevue Literary Review, the first literary journal to arise from a medical setting. She is the author of a collection of books about the world of medicine, including “What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear”, “What Doctors Feel”, and “Medicine in Translation: Journeys with My Patients”.

Read more about Dr. Ofri.