UNC Health Care Hospitals Receive Top Safety Scores from Leapfrog Group
Several UNC Health Care hospitals earned top marks in the latest round of hospital safety grades from the Leapfrog Group, ranking them among the best in the nation.
Key Psychiatric Drug Target Comes Into Focus
UC San Francisco and UNC-Chapel Hill team solves first ever high-resolution structure of dopamine receptor. Details of the work were published today in Science.
UNC Center for Health Innovation recognized again by Becker’s Hospital Review
The UNC Center for Health Innovation is included in a list of 58 Hospitals and Health Systems with Innovation Programs, published by Becker’s Hospital Review.
UNC Health Care CEO William Roper Named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare
Modern Healthcare has named Dr. William L. Roper to its annual list of the 100 Most Influential People in Health Care for 2017.
373 UNC Health Care Physicians Named to 2017-2018 Best Doctors in America® List
Three-hundred seventy-three physicians affiliated with UNC Health Care have been peer selected to the Best Doctors in America® List for 2017-2018.
UNC REX Healthcare and UNC Medical Center Co-workers to Collect School Supplies for Students
NC REX Healthcare in Raleigh and UNC Medical Center in Chapel Hill will host two “Stuff the Bus” school supply drives on Friday, Aug. 11.
Durham Bulls “Field of Hope” Raises Money for Cancer Treatment and Research
The Durham Bulls will host the fourth-annual “Field of Hope” baseball game, presented by UNC Health Care and benefiting the Kay Yow Cancer Fund.
A new resource for Alzheimer’s and dementia caregivers
Longtime UNC family medicine researcher Philip Sloane, MD, MPH, wrote a book that employs the latest clinical evidence to help those caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia.
UNC Expert Available to Discuss HIV Prevention During National Testing Day
Christopher Hurt, M.D., assistant professor of infectious diseases is available to discuss HIV prevention with reporters and editors leading up to and on National HIV Testing Day.
UNC School of Medicine lab awarded $3 million federal contract to develop Zika test
Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine are working to develop a test for the Zika virus that they hope will provide accurate results for a wide range of time.