Everyone can be an antimicrobial steward. Here are a few ways healthcare professionals can put antimicrobial stewardship principles into practice.
January 6, 2021
At the Improving Pediatric Sepsis Outcomes (IPSO) National Workshop, December 10-11, 2020, UNC Children’s Hospital was recognized for demonstrating important improvements in outcomes for key sepsis measures.
December 17, 2020
Healthcare workers and other frontline staff at UNC Hospitals Hillsborough Campus began receiving COVID-19 vaccines Dec. 15, marking a significant turning point in the response to the pandemic. David Wohl,…
December 16, 2020
Healthcare workers and other frontline staff at the UNC Medical Center in Chapel Hill and UNC Hospitals Hillsborough Campus began receiving COVID-19 vaccines Dec. 15, marking a significant turning point…
December 10, 2020
UNC Health has launched a new COVID-19 Vaccine Hub to offer co-workers, patients and the public the latest facts about COVID-19 vaccines.
December 3, 2020
UNC Health’s Care Redesign Team is seeking a Medical Director for Perioperative Care. This position, in partnership with the Care Redesign Leader, will be responsible for the overall development, growth,…
December 2, 2020
James S. Hagood, MD, has been named among 55 child-health leaders across the United States as one of American Pediatric Society’s (APS) newest members for 2021. APS members include individuals…
November 17, 2020
Hladik, Kshirsagar Discuss How Medicare Medicaid Changes Will Affect Treatment For CKD in New York Times
Gerald Hladik, MD, and Abhi Kshirsagar, MD, explain how changes in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services are expected to increase the proportion of patients using home dialysis and…
October 29, 2020
UNC Health has created a new partnership with Juggle, a babysitting app to support childcare needs in the UNC community. Register with the code “UNCHealth” to receive 20% off of…
October 22, 2020
The NC TraCS Stakeholder Engagement Voucher provides funding to enable equitable stakeholder engagement in health research at UNC-Chapel Hill and TraCS Institute-affiliated partner institutions.
October 21, 2020
Dr. Joanne Jordan Receives Prestigious “Distinguished Clinical Investigator Award” from the American College of Rheumatology
The award is presented to one clinical scientist yearly, for making outstanding contributions to the field of Rheumatology.
October 16, 2020
Outpatient Adult Oncology team raised $800 as a way to say thank you to MICU and 6 Bedtower staff at UNC Medical Center for all of their hard work during…
October 14, 2020
Southeastern Health and UNC Health Agree to Align Through Comprehensive Management Services Agreement
Move signifies commitment to long-term regional partnership and important work to advance quality of care and increase access to healthcare services in Robeson County and surrounding region
October 7, 2020
UNC toxicologist Phillip Clapp, PhD, and retired nurse leader Ernest Grant, PhD, were featured in this well-sourced AP/Frontline documentary on medical supply issues during the COVID-19 pandemic.
October 6, 2020
We are pleased to share updates to the UNC Children’s Heart Center. Our overriding mission continues to focus on providing the best family-centered individualized care through a multidisciplinary team approach.
September 24, 2020
In the latest UNC Health COVID-19 media briefing, Melissa Miller, PhD, discussed many aspects of testing for COVID-19, including the importance of testing during the upcoming flu season. You can…
September 21, 2020
Kaplan, a fourth-year student in the School of Medicine and recent graduate of the Gillings School of Global Public Health, is one of six medical students in the country to…
September 21, 2020
Angela Smith, MD, MS, vice-chair of academic affairs at UNC School of Medicine’s urology department, receives the 2020 Phillip and Ruth Hettleman Prize. Dr. Smith will be awarded $5,000 and…
September 21, 2020
PROMISE study seeking racially/ethnically underrepresented MD, PhD, MD/PhD or DO Assistant Professors and Postdoctoral Fellows for peer group mentoring research
UNC is part of a national effort, funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Diversity Program Consortium, to identify best mentoring practices for scientists underrepresented in biomedical research.