Earp, Ting recognized for career achievements in cancer research
H. Shelton Earp, MD, director of UNC Cancer Care and the Lineberger Professor of Cancer Research, and Jenny P.Y. Ting, PhD, UNC Lineberger member and William Rand Kenan Professor of Genetics, have been honored with the Hyman L. Battle Distinguished Cancer Research Award.
Brownstein receives 2016 Fuller Award
Michelle Brownstein, MD, assistant professor of surgery, has been honored with this year’s H. Fleming Fuller Award, given annually to the member of the medical staff who most embodies Fuller’s lifelong commitment to patient care, teaching and community service.
UNC Hospitals, UNC REX Healthcare, High Point Regional, and Pardee ...
Only 844 hospitals nationwide received “A” grades in the Fall 2016 Leapfrog report.
UNC ranks 2nd in world for pharmacology and toxicology
UNC performed exceptionally well in health, medical and life science fields in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Global Universities rankings.
UNC School of Medicine announces new class of Simmons Scholars
The Simmons Scholars Program supports the work and professional development of faculty members from groups underrepresented in medicine.
Komen recognizes Charles Perou with the Brinker Award, its top scie...
Susan G. Komen announced UNC Lineberger researcher Charles M. Perou, PhD, as the recipient of this year's Brinker Award for Scientific Distinction in Basic Science for his contributions to the understanding of breast cancer as distinct molecular subtypes that have prognostic value using cutting-edge cancer genomics tools.
Spangler honored as ‘Sepsis Hero’ by Sepsis Alliance
On Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, Sepsis Alliance held its fifth annual Sepsis Heroes: Celebrating Champions of Sepsis Awareness gala in New York City. UNC medical student Hillary Spangler was one of five honorees recognized as a Sepsis Hero. This annual event celebrates and applauds the work of individuals and organizations that have made great strides in raising sepsis awareness.
North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center receives FEMA grant
This funding, which is administered under the FEMA Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program, will be used to educate lower-income North Carolinians about fire safety and train first responders in burn treatment.
NC Hospital Association Honors Dale Jenkins with Trustee Merit Award
Mr. Jenkins is currently chair of the Board of Trustees for UNC Health Care in Chapel Hill and was previously chair of the Board of Directors for UNC REX Healthcare in Raleigh.