Podcast Series: HIV Matters
HIV experts and a study participant discuss prevention, treatment and cure research in a six-part series of The Chair's Corner podcast.
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Bridge Counselors Engage Patients in Care
Many obstacles keep people living with HIV or hepatitis C virus from keeping appointments with their clinician. That's why UNC's Infectious Diseases Clinic and the Durham County Department of Public Health have hired bridge counselors. Two of these dedicated counselors share their strategies for engaging patients and improving health outcomes.
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Meet Malawi’s First Female Pathologist
Tamiwe Tomoka, MBBS, is Malawi's first female pathologist. She discusses what attracted her to this field, the many hats she wears at UNC Project-Malawi and how she handles being a role model.
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Highlights

Clinical Spotlight

Addressing Glaucoma in Ghana

Addressing Glaucoma in Ghana

Rates of glaucoma in Ghana are the second highest in the world. For more than 20 years, Don Budenz, MD, MPH, chair of the Department of Ophthalmology, has traveled to the West African nation to treat patients, train providers, and raise public awareness of the condition. 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

Hurricanes’ Impact on Health

Hurricanes’ Impact on Health

The past two hurricane seasons have brought destruction to North Carolina, Texas and Puerto Rico. In addition to the physical devastation these storms bring is the impact on human health. Experts and volunteers from around UNC share tips on staying safe during a disaster. Read More...>>

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Education Spotlight

Fighting HPV and Cervical Cancer

Fighting HPV and Cervical Cancer

Despite being largely preventable, death rates from cervical cancer remain higher than they should be. A multidisciplinary team from across UNC is trying to increase awareness about cervical cancer prevention in the US and abroad through self-testing, hospital construction and provider messaging. Read More...>>

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