The award recognizes outstanding basic science research. Leading achievements in clinical and/or translational research can also qualify. Nominations are due by 5 p.m. on Nov. 8
April 12, 2022
UNC Lineberger’s Blossom Damania, PhD, and Dirk Dittmer, PhD, are each 2021 recipients of the Hyman L. Battle Distinguished Cancer Research Award, and will be honored at a reception in June 2022…
February 15, 2022
Ron Swanstrom, PhD, the Charles P. Postelle, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics, was featured on Science Friday on NPR, discussing COVID-19 treatments along with fellow virologist Adam Lauring,…
August 26, 2021
The deadline for nominations is October 20, 2021.
November 19, 2020
In a ceremony held virtually on Thursday, November 12, the 2020 H. Fleming Fuller Award was presented this year to co-honorees, Keisha Gibson, MD, MPH, and Benny Joyner, MD, MPH.
February 12, 2020
Aziz Sancar, MD, PhD, the Sarah Graham Kenan Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics, was recognized by the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center for his distinguished career in science and discoveries…
August 9, 2018
This year’s Whitehead Lecture was delivered by Cedric Bright, MD, Associate Dean for Inclusive Excellence, Director of the Office of Special Programs.
August 24, 2016
Frank Church, PhD, professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, delivered this year’s Whitehead Lecture. The annual event, which serves as an unofficial convocation for the UNC School of Medicine, has been…