Category Archives: IGHID PROGRESS Spotlight

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

Blog: Nurse Practitioner Tackles Ebola in Liberia & How to Articulate the Magnitude of the Experience

Chris Evans, RN, ANP-BC, traveled to Liberia to conduct research into treatment of the Ebola virus from March-June 2015, and left with a deeper sense of community health. Read More

Fred Sparling Turns Bad Luck into Prestigious Career

Fred Sparling, MD, shared why seeing the glass half full can keep your career on a fulfilling trajectory when he delivered the Kober Lectureship – the Association of American Physician’s highest honor. Read More

Doug McAllister Flunks Retirement

After 10 years of retirement, Doug McAllister returned to his alma mater. Read More

Video: ID Combines Passion for Research, Clinical Care

Alex Duncan, MD, PhD, shares how infectious diseases allows him to conduct research and treat patients. Read More

Malawians for Malawi: Creating a Sustainable Model of Care

UNC’s unique model of permanently based American faculty and training of Malawian medical professionals is improving healthcare for Malawians Read More

Susan Fiscus Retires after 25 Years at UNC

After 25 years at UNC, Susan Fiscus, PhD, retires Read More

Adimora elected to IAS Governing Council

The International AIDS Society is the world’s leading independent association of HIV professionals Read More

Bentley elected to board of CUGH

Peggy Bentley will serve a three-year term on the board of the Consortium of Universities for Global Health Read More

Two new grants support research targeting the biggest roadblock to HIV cure

Kashuba and Garcia have been awarded HIV cure grants totaling about $7 million. Read More