Nov. 4

NC TraCS Carolina KickStart Commercialization Webinar Series Nov 05, 2010 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM N/A,
The topic will be, "Options, Options: Equity Compensation Basics." The webinar will be presented by Andrew Fisher and Merrill Mason on Friday, Nov. 5 at noon.
Structural MRI and Diffusion Tensor Imaging – Applications to Human and Animal MRI Nov 10, 2010 from 01:30 PM to 02:30 PM Brinkhous-Bullitt, Room 219,
The presentation will be given by Martin Styner, PhD, and Ipek Oguz, PhD, from the Developmental Neuroimaging Laboratory within the Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center (IDDRC). It will take place Nov. 10 from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
NC TraCS Database Sources Workshops
The NC TraCS Institute, the Carolina Community Network (CCN), Wake AHEC and Greensboro AHEC proudly co-sponsor a series of free workshops on research topics. The next workshop in the series is "Database Sources."
Facts about NC TraCS Pilot Grant Program Nov 11, 2010 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Brinkhous-Bullitt, Room 219,
If you are planning to apply for an NC TraCS pilot grant, we highly recommend you attend one of these sessions. The next session will include brief presentations by NC TraCS Research Navigators and Regulatory and Biostatistics Core personnel. The session will also include plenty of time for questions from attendees.
UNC global health programs featured at international gathering of public health professionals
UNC faculty and students will present global health research at the 138th annual American Public Health Association Meeting and Exposition, to be held Nov. 6 - 10 in Denver, Colorado.
Hendricks Memorial Service to be Nov. 14
There will be a memorial service for Dr. Charles H. Hendricks on Sunday, Nov. 14 at 2 p.m. at the University United Methodist Church located at 150 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
Teaching old drugs new tricks
Synereca agent aims to help existing antibiotics battle resistant bugs.
World AIDS Day Symposium Dec 01, 2010 from 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM Bioinformatics Building,
The 12th annual World AIDS Day Symposium will take place Dec. 1 at UNC in the Bioinformatics Building ground floor auditorium. The keynote address, "Stopping HIV: Can the human host do more?," will be given by Richard D’Aquila, MD, Addison B. Scoville Professor of Medicine, Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine.
Bowling fundraiser to benefit Ronald McDonald House Nov 06, 2010 from 05:30 PM to 08:30 PM The Alley in Raleigh,
This bowling fundraiser is being sponsored by the Radiology staff and will take place on Nov. 6 at The Alley in Raleigh. Funds will go the Ronald McDonald House in Chapel Hill.
2010 Multicultural Fair Nov 05, 2010 from 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM UNC Hospitals' lobbies,
Come and enjoy the 2010 Multicultural Fair that will take place in the UNC Hospitals lobbies on Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. There are lots of things to get excited about at the fair this year - a great line-up of entertainers, interesting cultural exhibits, cultural crafts for sale, plenty of food and much more!
Crane on North Medical Drive Nov. 5 - 6
Please be advised that at 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 5, the east end of North Medical Drive will be barricaded off for the arrival of a construction crane for the placement of the 5 East renovation air handling unit. This work is being accomplished as part of the 5 East Renovation project.
Rex Home Services named HHQI Agency of the Month for November
Rex Home Services has been selected as the November “Agency of the Month” for the Home Health Quality Improvement (HHQI) National Campaign. This honor recognizes that Rex is in the 90th percentile for Acute Care Hospitalization rates.
Telehealth services available for UNC-Rex Home Care Services patients
UNC-Rex Home Care Services has invested in home telemonitoring equipment to benefit our patients. Telehealth has been proven to reduce cardiac re-hospitalization and improve patient outcomes.
Upcoming events at the UNC Wellness Center
Join us at the UNC Wellness Center to keep yourself on track with your fitness and wellness goals during this holiday season!
Volunteer spots open for the N.C. Children's Promise
N.C. Children's Hospital celebrates its ninth year of the Radiothon/Telethon on Thursday, Nov. 18 in the lobby of the Children's Hospital.
N.C. Children's Hospital launches 10,000 Promises Campaign
On the day of the Children's Promise Radiothon/Telethon (Nov. 18), an anonymous angel has promised to donate 50 cents for every fan/friend of the N.C. Children’s Hospital on Facebook. If we reach 10,000 fans, this angel will automatically double the donation to $10,000.
Men's basketball season begins Nov. 5
The 2010-2011 UNC Men’s Basketball season begins Nov. 5 at 7:30 p.m. against Barton. Employees with S11 permits need to move their vehicles to the top of the Dogwood Visitors Deck by 5:30 p.m. on weekday game days, and will be permitted to do so beginning at 2:30 p.m. on these days.
TCBY supports the N.C. Children's Hospital Nov 23, 2010 from 07:00 AM to 09:00 PM TCBY of Durham, Chapel Hill,
Support the N.C. Children's Hospital on Tuesday, Nov. 23 at TCBY! 100 percent of a parfait purchase will be directly donated! All Durham and Chapel Hill locations will be participating.
Twig supports the N.C. Children's Hospital
Help support the N.C. Children's Hospital by shopping at Twig from Nov. 17 to Dec. 7 and 10 percent of your total purchase will be donated to the N.C. Children's Hospital.
UNC Providers needed to evaluate the Beacon Family and Child Program
Please consider taking this 15-20 minute survey. Your participation is essential in the evaluation.