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Mindful Parenting with Caroline Hexdall, Ph.D

Hosted by the UNC Program on Integrative Medicine Please visit our website, www.pim.med.unc.edu For questions, please call 919-966-8586 Email mindfulness@med.unc.edu Mindful Parenting with Caroline Hexdall, Ph.D Hosted by the UNC Program on Integrative Medicine A unique hybrid opportunity, start your new year Mindfully! The UNC Mindfulness-based Program for Stress and Pain Management offers Mindful Parenting, a research-based program … Continued

Pharmacology Seminar Dr. Ben Goult from

Klaus Hahn, Ph.D, is hosting a special seminar presentation featuring Professor of Biochemistry, Dr. Ben Goult, from the School of Biosciences at the University of Kent located in the United Kingdom. Dr. Goult is recognized for defining protein talin as a major mechanosensitive signaling hub, and more recently discovered that talin has “molecular memory” providing organisms with a the … Continued

Closing the Chasm Between Native Community Priorities in Cancer Prevention and Healthcare Research Priorities – Southeastern American Indian Cancer Health Equity Partnership (UNC Lineberger Cancer Network)

Southeastern American Indian Cancer Health Equity Partnership CME • NCPD/CNE Live Webinar February 1 12:00–1:00 PM  Closing the Chasm Between Native Community Priorities in Cancer Prevention and Healthcare Research Priorities"12:00–1:00 PM" Siobhan Wescott, MD, MPH

2023 CIDD “VIRTUAL” COMMUNITY TALK SERIES PRESENTS: Leadership Training Opportunities for Young Adults and Adults with I/DD

In this talk you will learn about three leadership and advocacy training opportunities in North Carolina for disability advocates, and for people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. The speakers from each program will talk about their program format, who can attend, what they will learn, and how to participate.  This session is free and is … Continued

Children’s Research Institute “Blurred Lines: Developing a Framework to Treat Children with Rare and Ultra-Rare Disease at the Intersection of Clinical Care and Research”

Dr. Jalazo is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Genetics and Metabolism. Her research efforts are focused on advancing novel therapeutics for pediatric rare diseases and genetic disorders, including lysosomal storage disorders. Please contact childrensresearch@med.unc.edu for Zoom details.

MHI Seminar Series presents Sharon Gerecht, Ph.D., Paul M. Gross Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Associate Dean for Research and Infrastructure, Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University, Durham, NC

Summary of Seminar: Vascular differentiation and morphogenesis, and eventual homeostasis, occur in a complex and dynamic milieu. Two aspects of this microenvironment seem critical for blood vessel growth and stabilization: (i) the extracellular matrix, which provides critical support for vascular cell adhesion, proliferation, migration, and morphogenesis, and (ii) low oxygen concentrations (hypoxia), which is a … Continued

2023 Zollicoffer Lecture

SAVE THE DATE On behalf of UNC School of Medicine & the Zollicoffer family, the Office of Scholastic Enrichment & Equity is excited to announce the return of the annual Zollicoffer Lecture!   Please mark your calendars for Friday, February 24, 2023. The lecture will be held at noon in 2204 MBRB. Registration is not required to attend the lecture.   This year … Continued

North Carolina Falls Prevention Conference

The North Carolina Falls Prevention Coalition (NCFPC) is hosting its Statewide Falls Prevention Conference at the UNC Friday Center (Hybrid) on March 3, 2023. The Division of Physical Therapy is pleased to help with the facilitation of this event. The interdisciplinary conference will spotlight state- and national-level falls prevention innovation and best practices. Registration is open through January 17 … Continued

Tom Insel, MD, Lecture

Dr. Tom Insel, former NIMH director and now entrepreneur and author, will be speaking at UNC on Tuesday, March 7th from 12-1pm in Macnider 321. The talk will be in person and there will be a zoom link for those who want to attend virtually. Dr. Insel will be speaking about his new book, “Healing, our Path From … Continued