Carol Shores

carol shores

Carol Shores, MD, PhD, FACS
Department of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery



Carol G. Shores, MD, PhD, is developing several lines of cancer research in the southeastern African country of Malawi. She works closely with the UNC Project, located at Kamuzu Central Hospital (KCH) in the capital, Lilongwe. The UNC Project was established by the UNC Division of Infectious Diseases in 1990 to conduct HIV clinical trials. The program is now expanding to include surgical research in cancer and trauma care.


PhD: Dept. of Biochemistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1988
Postdoctoral Fellowship: Cell Biology, Glaxo Research Institute, RTP, NC, 1988-1991
Medical School: University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 1995
Internship: General Surgery, UNC, 1995-1996
Residency: Dept. of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, UNC, 1996-2001

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