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Introduction to Focus Groups

This interactive online workshop will provide an introduction to focus groups, a data collection method used in qualitative research. Topics covered will include focus group methodology, considerations for planning a focus group, development of focus group discussion guides, focus group facilitation skills, and tips for conducting virtual focus groups. Attendees will also participate in a … Continued

2021 Frank C. Wilson Professionalism Noon Workshop

Made possible through a generous grant from Dr. Frank C. Wilson to promote discussion and learning around professionalism, particularly as it pertains to medical education, The Frank C. Wilson Professionalism Forum is an event that has featured a variety of medical professionals since 2011. Made possible through a generous grant from Dr. Frank C. Wilson … Continued

TraCS Recruitment & Retention Program Drop-in Office Hours

Virtual

The TraCS Research Recruitment & Retention program is now offering drop-in office hours every third Wednesday. Get quick answers to your recruitment questions via Zoom. Our recruitment specialists can help answer brief questions, review documents, or provide resources. Whether you need recruitment troubleshooting, have MyChart questions, or need help designing a flyer—drop in and we can help … Continued

2021 Frank C. Wilson Professionalism Evening Lecture

Made possible through a generous grant from Dr. Frank C. Wilson to promote discussion and learning around professionalism, particularly as it pertains to medical education, The Frank C. Wilson Professionalism Forum is an event that has featured a variety of medical professionals since 2011. (Read more) Register in advance for this lecture: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYudOqurTItE9H7M_2YuIU9MVxhs3RxEZ_W  After registering, you … Continued

Clinical Protocol Development Series

The goal of this two-day series is to provide researchers with knowledge, tools, and resources to aid in the development of a scientific protocol for a clinical research study. Both sessions will begin at 9:00 AM and a question-and-answer session will follow each presentation. The first day of the series will provide an introduction and … Continued

Introduction to Qualitative Data Analysis

This online training will provide an introduction to basic qualitative data analysis. The session will cover the basics of qualitative data analysis and steps in the analysis process, including transcribing, memoing, codebook development and coding, using computer-based analysis software, exploring content areas or themes, and interpreting and communicating findings. Participants will have the opportunity to … Continued

Clinical Protocol Development Series: Day 2

Registration is open for the 2021 Clinical Protocol Development Series. This series is aimed at academic researchers, scientists, study coordinators, and students engaged in clinical research and/or clinical trials. The goal of this two-day series is to provide researchers with knowledge, tools, and resources to aid in the development of a scientific protocol for a clinical research study. Both … Continued

MHI Seminar Series presents Jacob Fog Bentzon, M.D., Ph.D. – Virtual, Professor in Experimental Atherosclerosis, Heart Diseases and Steno Diabetes Center-Aarhus; Full Professor I, Department of Clinical Medicine; Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares Carlos III, Aarhus University, Denmark; CNIC, Madrid, Spain

Virtual

Title Of Talk: “Fate and Function of SMC-Derived Cells in Atherosclerosis” Summary Of Seminar:  Recent years have seen considerable advances in the understanding of the function of smooth muscle cells (SMCs) in atherosclerosis. Experimental work by us and others have shown that clonal growth of a few preexisting SMCs is the source of the majority … Continued

Pharmacogenomics and Decision Support in the EHR Mini-Symposium

Join the UNC Program for Precision Medicine in Health Care (PPMH) for Pharmacogenomics and Decision Support in the EHR, a free virtual mini-symposium from 1:00-3:00pm on Wednesday October 27. Presenters will explore mechanisms for predicting how a patient’s genome will influence their response to medications, implementing pharmacogenomics in the clinic, and development of EHR decision support. Presentations: The ongoing … Continued

2021 SOM Faculty Meeting

Virtual

The 2021 School of Medicine Annual Faculty Meeting will be held Thursday, October 28, 2021. A Zoom-to-You Tube meeting experience, it will feature a variety of panelists, videos and breakout rooms, celebrating topics of interest. The event will be recorded for faculty members that are not able to attend the live event due to work conflict.

Communication Skills: How to Give a 10-minute Scientific Talk

The TraCS Professional Development Seminar series covers foundational skills useful for career development in clinical/translational research. It is split into 4 modules. In the Communication Skills module, learn more about delivering your message in research papers, gaining outside interest in your team and research program, and effectively utilizing various types of media to promote your … Continued