UNC Provides Recs to Stop Violence
Responding to the number of violent attacks on physicians in China, Joseph D. Tucker, MD, PhD, director of UNC Project-China, organized an initiative to rebuild patient-physician trust with recommendations published in The Lancet.
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Coverage Gap Impacts 70,000 Inmates
Two UNC researchers found that where an inmate lives upon being released from prison has a direct impact on his or her ability to access healthcare coverage. That is because thousands of former inmates find themselves in a coverage gap created in states that did not expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.
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Providing ‘Friction-less HIV Care’
Faculty from the UNC School of Medicine and Eshelman School of Pharmacy pledge to continue keeping North Carolinians living with HIV healthy in a new video produced by the UNC Center for AIDS Research.
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Highlights

Clinical Spotlight

Podcast: Bringing Breast Exams to Malawi

Podcast: Bringing Breast Exams to Malawi

Breast cancer was not a death sentence for Malawi native Maggie Zgambo. She believes God spared her to spread awareness about breast cancer. She was one of four women to take part in the first breast cancer screening pilot study in Malawi launched by UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. 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

Video: 2BeatHIV Engages Community

Video: 2BeatHIV Engages Community

While researchers have been studying HIV for more than 30 years, the public still harbors misconceptions about the virus. Dr. Allison Mathews had made it her mission to engage the community in cure research. She's starting with Durham, but her work has a global goal. Read More...>>

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Education Spotlight

Business Student Heads to Zambia

Business Student Heads to Zambia

Jane Chaffee calls the opportunity to work in Africa this May the most important contribution she's made in her academic career. The dual MBA-MSPH consulted on the expansion of the women's department at a hospital in Zambia. Learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School's Global Business Projects. Read More...>>

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