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

North Carolina Surgical Hospital holds ribbon-cutting in Chapel Hill – Janet Hadar (WTVD)

New UNC surgical hospital to bring more beds, new procedures to patients – Dr. Wesley Burks (WRAL-TV)

Baby Botox: Why younger women are turning to preventative injections, NC doctors say – Dr. Lynn Damitz (Yahoo! News)

The unexpected health benefits of Ozempic and Mounjaro – Christian Hendershot (National Geographic)

A surprising molecular mechanism for processing bitter tastes – Dr. Bryan Roth (C&EN – American Chemical Society)

Toothpaste for peanut allergies! – Dr. Edwin Kim (WGEM-TV)

Eyes wide open: Breakthrough blink restoration – Dr. Daniel Rubenstein (WGEM-TV)

‘A Beacon of Hope and Health’: New UNC Hospitals Surgical Tower Hosts Tours Ahead of Opening – Dr. Wesley Burks, Janet Hadar, Dr. Caprice Greenberg (

UNC Health opens new surgical hospital in North Carolina – Dr. Wesley Burks, Janet Hadar (

A Rising Tide: The Impact of Climate Change on Allergic Disease – Dr. David B. Peden (HCPLive)

UNC ophthalmologist dies in car crash – Dr. Davis Anugo (Becker’s ASC Review)

UNC Health Mourns Third-Year Resident Killed in Head-On Car Crash – Dr. Davis Anugo (

NIH boosts pay for postdocs and graduate students – Chrystal Starbird (

Reid Wilson, PhD — Acknowledging Obsessions as External Intrusions description – Dr. Reid Wilson (Ivoox)

From Sea to Shining IV: OPAT Program Improves Outcomes, Decreases Hospital Readmissions – Dr. Brian Bramson (EIN News)


What to do about your seasonal allergies this Spring – Dr. Edwin Kim (North Carolina Public Radio – WUNC-FM)

Medical plane crashes in North Carolina, injuring pilot and doctor on board -Dr. Paul Chelminski (USA Today)

UNC doctor and pilot hospitalized after small medical plane crashes in North Carolina – Dr. Paul Chelminski (Daily Mail)

UNC Health pilot, physician hospitalized after small plane crash – Dr. Paul Chelminski (Fox News)

Physician, pilot injured in medical plane crash at Raleigh-Durham International Airport – Dr. Paul Chelminski (ABC Chicago)

UNC doctor injured in RDU plane crash key advocate in push to reduce misuse of opioids to treat pain – Dr. Paul Chelminski (WTVD)

UNC Health transport service flies doctors across state to ensure expert careDr. Paul Chelminski, Dr. John Cotton (WTVD)

Detection of Missed Colorectal Cancer Remains Low for Most Diverticulitis Patients – Dr. Anne Peery, Dr. Walker Redd (Newswise)

Toothpaste for Peanut Allergies! – Dr. Edwin Kim (WALB-TV)

Is menopause hormone therapy right for you? – Dr. Katelin Zahn, Dr. Rachel Urrutia (WRAL)