Disruptive Driving
While car manufacturers and tech companies around the world work to make autonomous vehicles a reality, two UNC researchers are raising some important questions about the impacts — both positive and negative — that this massive change will have on our daily lives and public health.
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Pushing the Limits of Pediatric Cancer Care
Kate Westmoreland has a bold goal - increase the the survival rate of Burkitt lymphoma in Malawi from 30 percent to more than 60 percent. Learn how this Winston-Salem native is improving pediatric oncology in sub-Saharan Africa.
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Bringing Implementation Science to Africa
Implementation science is a new field that addresses an old question: how do you translate research into practice? Trainees from around Africa are learning how to answer this question through an implementation science master's degree program developed by UNC and a South African University.
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Highlights

Clinical Spotlight

Inmates Need Community Support

Inmates Need Community Support

Despite a comprehensive package of counseling and phone reminders, people living with HIV who are released from prison fail to remain in care. UNC researchers discuss the public health implications of their study and how community support is critical to keeping releasees healthy. Read More...>>

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IGHID PROGRESS Spotlight

IGHID Progress Report Shows UNC’s Local & Global Reach

IGHID Progress Report Shows UNC’s Local & Global Reach

It's been three years since our last update. Check out all our vivid photographs, powerful quotes and impressive facts about our work as well as multimedia options for you to learn more about the Institute’s commitment to clinical care, research and teaching in North Carolina and abroad. Read More...>>

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Research Spotlight

UNC to Test Therapeutic HIV Vaccine

UNC to Test Therapeutic HIV Vaccine

The National Institutes of Health has awarded UNC more than $5.6 million to test a therapeutic vaccine for HIV. The study's principal investigator says the goals are to redirect and strengthen the immune response to the virus. Read More...>>

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Education Spotlight

Connecting Community with Research

Connecting Community with Research

From attending Out! Raleigh to hosting a drag night in Durham, the UNC ROPE Team has made research, outreach, prevention and education about HIV its mission. Learn what prompted members to join the team and how their advocacy is improving HIV prevention research. Read More...>>

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