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Ambassadors for hope with a blues sensibility: Cornel West at APHA

Dr. Cornel West, American philosopher, author, critic, actor, and civil rights activist, spoke at the opening session of the American Public Health Association’s 138th Annual Meeting in Denver. West is a powerful rhetorician. In a speech bordering on poetry, and … Read More

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Science, not science fiction: two flu drugs studied at UNC

[Originally posted on the UNC Health Care blog and penned by Clinton Colmenares] When Scott Pelley of “60 Minutes” asked HHS Secretary Katheleen Sebelius about political punditry critical of the public health response to novel H1N1, she pointedly said, “I … Read More

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Americans are still supporting global health funding, even during the recession

Last month the Kaiser Family Foundation released the results of a survey of Americans’ support for U.S. global health and development assistance.  While most Americans  think the country needs to focus its efforts on problems at home, most still support … Read More

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Check out our new digs!

Our newly re-designed web site has finally launched.  Please come visit us at http://globalhealth.unc.edu.

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NC Voices: Global Health Connections starts today!

Check it out! You can also listen online from our website.

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WUNC-FM features coverage of our work in Malawi

Starting next week, WUNC radio 91.5 FM will air a special edition of its “North Carolina Voices” series, “Global Connections.”  WUNC health reporter Rose Hoban traveled to UNC Project in Lilongwe, Malawi and reports on our efforts to make a … Read More

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The hunt for a cure

Check out this story from Bloomberg News.  Our own director, Dr. Myron Cohen, and Dr. David Margolis, UNC Professor of Medicine, weigh in on the search for an HIV cure and what is being done at UNC to further that … Read More

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