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Whitehead Lecturer and Award Ceremony


This year’s Whitehead Lecturer is Ana Felix, MD, MBBCh, Assistant Professor of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology. The Whitehead Lecture has been an annual event since 1980. The lecturer is nominated and voted on by UNC SOM students, and chosen by UNC SOM Student Government representatives.

Protecting our Most Vulnerable Patients: MyChart and Open Note Safe Practices


As of April 2021, patients gained greater access to their healthcare records through UNC MyChart. This one hour training will cover some of the safety and security issues involved with "Open Note" and how to employ safe practices in documentation. One hour of Nursing CE credit available.

Lessons from History: The Minnesota Starvation Experiment


This webinar will provide a deep dive into the historical context of the Minnesota Starvation Experiment. This research advanced our understanding of physiological and psychological effects of malnutrition.

Gut Microbiome, Diet, and Cancer Immunotherapy – Advanced Practice Provider (UNC Lineberger Cancer Network)

  Jennifer Spring, RD, CSO, LDN Oncology Dietitian Outpatient Oncology Nutrition Program UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center UNC School of Medicine University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill   Gut Microbiome, Diet, and Cancer Immunotherapy    Register to Attend in our new Learning Portal   The Advanced Practice Provider lecture series created and coordinated by Tammy Triglianos, DNP, ANP-BC, … Read more

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Community Talk with Dr. Hackman

UNC Department of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery's Dr. Trevor Hackman, MD, FACS will lead a virtual Community Health Talk with Inspire Medical Systems, Inc., a medical innovation company dedicated to elevating and redefining the standard of care for obstructive sleep apnea on August 19 at 7:00 pm EST. Dr. Hackman will be presenting on Hypoglossal … Read more

Real World Evidence in the COVID Era: When results vary – vaccine effectiveness against the Delta variant

Join the NC TraCS Comparative Effectiveness Research team to discuss the growing literature on COVID vaccine effectiveness against the Delta variant and how to interpret studies with conflicting results. Articles for discussion: Effectiveness of Covid-19 Vaccines against the B.1.617.2 (Delta) Variant Impact and effectiveness of mRNA BNT162b2 vaccine against SARS-CoV-2 infections and COVID-19 cases, hospitalisations, … Read more

TraCS Biostatistics Seminar Series: Power analysis

Almost all grant applications require a statistical power analysis. In this session of the TraCS Biostatistics Seminar series, you will learn the basics of what a power analysis is, how it works, and how to conduct one. Almost all grant applications require a statistical power analysis. In this session of the TraCS Biostatistics Seminar series, … Read more

Finding Funding: Getting Started and Developing a Strategy

The TraCS Professional Development Seminar series covers foundational skills useful for career development in clinical/translational research. It is split into 4 modules. In this session of the Finding Funding module, learn more about the types of funding available to support research; explore how to plan your proposal submission; and develop a strategy and timeline for … Read more

The 2021 CIDD “VIRTUAL” COMMUNITY TALK SERIES presents: SELF-ADVOCATES AND I/DD PROFESSIONALS PANEL: “Individuals with I/DD and getting the COVID-19 Vaccine: A Panel Discussion”

Panelists will share their knowledge and experiences getting the COVID vaccine, where you can get it, and resources that address fears and challenges. There will be time for Q&A. Learning objectives: 1. Learn from the lived experience of people with disabilities who received the COVID 19 vaccine 2. Learn more about how to access the … Read more