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The below clickable headlines link directly to outside media outlets, which featured UNC School of Medicine faculty starting Friday January 19, 2024.

Wireless drug patch shows promise as neurodegenerative disorders treatment delivery system – Dr. Juan Song, Dr. Wubin Bai (CheckOrphan)

Using MR to Detect Distribution of Cerebrospinal Fluid in Infant Brains May Predict Autism – Dr. Dea Garic, Dr. Mark Shen (

You can now use a wireless patch to deliver your drugs, shows study – Dr. Juan Song, Dr. Wubin Bai (Interesting Engineering)

IUD use increased after AAP recommendation – Dr. Bianca A. Allison (Healio)

Researchers document health provider impacts from post-Dobbs abortion bans – Dr. Mara Buchbinder, Kavita Arora (Medical Xpress)

AlphaFold found thousands of possible psychedelics. Will its predictions help drug discovery? – Dr. Bryan Roth (Nature)

When Is Colonoscopy Warranted After a Diverticulitis Episode? – Dr. Walker D. Redd (Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News)

State employees in North Carolina could lose coverage of Wegovy, other weight loss medicines – Dr. Andrea Coviello (WUNC)

Medical Student with Inflammatory Bowel Disease Is Helping Pediatricians Understand the Power of Thier Words – Dr. Mara Buchbinder (Newswise)

Talent Tuesday: Who Will Care for Older Adults? We’ve Plenty of Know-How but Too Few Specialists – Dr. Gregg Warshaw (Health IT Answers)

North Carolina faces state psychiatric bed crisis, has lost half of those available in recent years – Dr. Samantha Meltzer-Brody (WRAL)

Wireless drug patch shows promise as chronic disease treatment delivery system – Dr. Juan Song, Dr. Wubin Bai (Web & IT News Editor)

UNC Health’s new executive comes from N.C. State University leadership – Dr. Wesley Burks (Business North Carolina)

UNC Health names team to oversee $2 billion children’s hospital project – Dr. Wesley Burks, Dr. Stephanie Davis (Business North Carolina)

High Country Writers to host Dr. Benjamin Gilmer on Feb. 8 – Dr. Benjamin Gilmer (Watauga Democrat)