If you are a reporter on deadline, the fastest, most reliable way to reach a UNC global health source is to contact the UNC Health Care news team. Members of the news team are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Accessing Global Health Experts
Members of the news media should first contact Lisa Chensvold, IGHID director of communications at (919) 843-5719.
If unavailable, call (919) 966-3367. Calls between 5 p.m. and 8 a.m. Eastern go to voicemail: leave a message and the news team will be paged.
You can also call Stephanie Crayton, UNC Health Care media relations manager at (919) 951-4758 or Clinton Colmenares, UNC Health Care national news strategist at (919) 966-8757.
UNC Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases can also coordinate expert sources to be interviewed at the digital Carolina News Studio in the UNC School of Journalism and Mass Communications. The studio is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.