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The below clickable headlines link directly to outside media outlets, which featured UNC School of Medicine faculty during the past week, starting Friday October 7, 2022.

5-month-old receives 1st artificial heart at UNC Children’s – UNC Children’s (Becker’s Hospital)

Artificial heart keeps N.C. infant alive until transplant – UNC Children’s (Spectrum News)

Christopher E. Jensen, MD, on Older Adults With AML: A Price Paid for High-Intensity Chemotherapy? – Dr. Christopher E. Jensen (The ASCO Post)

HIV Treatment and Prevention Landscape Looks Bright, Experts Say – Dr. Lina Rosengren-Hovee (Medscape)

HIV/AIDS: Federal Strategy Includes QOL Indicators for First Time – Dr. Adaora Adimora (Medscape)

Study: Bionic pancreas improves type 1 diabetes management compared to standard insulin delivery methods – Dr. John Buse (WRAL Tech Wire)

‘There’s probably a failure:’ Why UNC doctors say dying of COVID-19 at home – instead of a hospital – is a bigger problem than you think – Dr. David Wohl (CBS17)

AAO Roundup: Glaucoma Subtype Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease Risk – Dr. Elizabeth Ciociola (MedPage Today)

US breast cancer death rate drops 43% in three decades, but racial disparities remain, American Cancer Society report finds – Dr. Samuel Cykert (CNN)

Get your shot: Dozens hospitalized with flu in Triangle, cases 13 times higher than last year nationwide – Dr. David Wohl (WRAL)

Synthetic Psychedelic Compounds May Treat Depression Without the Trip, Study Suggests – Dr. Bryan Roth (Analytical Cannabis)

UNC trauma recovery program receives $3M Pentagon grant for PTSD research – Dr. Samuel McLean (WRAL Tech Wire)

Joannie M. Ivory, MD, MSPH, on Increasing Participation of Black Patients With Cancer in Clinical Trials – Dr. Joannie M. Ivory (ASCO Post)

ADA/EASD Consensus Update on Management of Hyperglycemia in Type 2 Diabetes – Report Published in Diabetes Care – Dr. John B. Buse (NEWS-Line)

Artificial heart keeps N.C. infant alive until transplant – UNC Children’s (Spectrum News)

Qinjin Fan, PhD, on Equitable Lung Cancer Care and Mortgage Discrimination – Dr. Qinjin Fan (The ASCO Post)

World Arthritis Day: Awareness for 100+ types… – Dr. Amanda Nelson (CBS News)

Sandra L. Wong, MD, on Severe Symptom Reporting in Patients With Cancer Who Have Undergone Surgery – Dr. Sandra L. Wong (The ASCO Post)

Pembrolizumab and Lenvatinib Approval Opens New Door in Endometrial Cancer Treatment – Dr. Wesley Burkett (Targeted Oncology)

Astellas to Present Findings from Phase 3 Long-Term Safety Study of Fezolinetant in Oral Session at The North American Menopause Society 2022 Annual Meeting – Dr. Genevieve Neal-Perry (MarketScreener)