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Category: North Carolina

July 25, 2017

12 Reasons Why Umstead Park is Ummm… AWESOME!

In case you haven’t fully delved into the labyrinthine paradise that is William B. Umstead Park, here’s what you’re missing: extensive trails, pristine lakes for fishing and canoeing, campgrounds, picnic shelters, dappled sunlight through trees, breezes over lakes, little turtle and snake friends to say hello to, dog romps in the streams, majestic foliage, and…

North Carolina

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May 5, 2016

Mental and Behavioral Health in Wake County

May is National Mental Awareness Month and UNC Health Care and UNC REX Healthcare continue to lead the way with mental and behavioral health initiatives in Wake County.

Mental Health, North Carolina

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Arlene Chung

December 10, 2014

Information for the People

Arlene Chung, MD, MHA, MMCi, the 2014 James Woods Junior Faculty Award winner, sees a future where technology and data analytics will drastically improve health care outcomes for patients everywhere. And at UNC, we’re getting a glimpse at the future right now.

North Carolina, Poverty, Social Justice

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November 13, 2014

5 Ways UNC Informatics will Improve Health Care for North Carolinians

Health informatics is changing the way North Carolinians receive their care. Sam Cykert, professor of medicine and director of the UNC School of Medicine Program on Health and Clinical Informatics, and Tim Carey, professor of medicine and director of the Sheps Center for Health Services Research at UNC, share ways UNC informatics systems will improve health care for North Carolinians.

Informatics, North Carolina, Social Justice

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February 25, 2014

Research with the People

Giselle Corbie-Smith combines the knowledge of a physician, inquisitiveness of a scientist, and outlook of an activist to ensure that research touches the lives of North Carolinians.

North Carolina, Physician Stories, Research

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Ronald Chen

October 24, 2013

Half of prostate cancer patients in North Carolina do not receive m...

The results are the first findings from the North Carolina Prostate Cancer Comparative Effectiveness & Survivorship Study.

Cancer, North Carolina, Prostate, Studies

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Several UNC researchers are featured in this image on the cover of the February 2012 issue of Genetics.

February 16, 2012

North Carolina-based genetic resources fuel big scientific progress

A series of 15 scientific papers published this week in the journals of the Genetics Society of America (Genetics and G3: Genes|Genomes|Genetics) put North Carolina at the epicenter of a scientific resource called the Collaborative Cross.

Genetics, North Carolina, Research

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