Support from TraCS will advance research on burns and infections

David van Duin, MD, PhD, associate profesor of infectious diseases, has been awarded a TraCS $5k-$50k grant to study mortality and drug-resistant infections in burn patients. Read More

Adimora elected to IAS Governing Council

May 28, 2014 — Adaora Adimora, MD, MPH, has been elected to the Governing Council of the International AIDS Society.  Read More

Hobbs receives basic science teaching award

May 27, 2014 — Marcia Hobbs, PhD, has been awarded the Clinical and Basic Science Teaching Excellence Award from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. Read More

Friday Conference: “STD/HIV Training Program: Annual Potpourri, Part 2″

Title: “STD/HIV Training Program: Annual Potpourri, Part 2″
Date: May 23, 2014
Time: 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Location: 1131 Bioinformatics (directions)

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Friday Conference: “Toward HIV Cure: Progress and Obstacles”

Title:  “Toward HIV Cure: Progress and Obstacles”
Speaker: David Margolis, MD, MPH
Date: May 30, 2014
Time: 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Location: 1131 Bioinformatics (directions)

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Friday Conference: “HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STDs, and TB Prevention Today: What are the Big Unanswered Questions?”

Title: “HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STDs, and TB Prevention Today: What are the Big Unanswered Questions?”
Speaker: Jonathan Mermin, MD, MPH
Date: May 16, 2014
Time: 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Location: 1131 Bioinformatics

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Friday Conference: “Acute Diarrheal Disease in Nicaragua: Studies on Diarrheagenic Escherichia coli”

Title: “Acute Diarrheal Disease in Nicaragua: Studies on Diarrheagenic Escherichia coli
Speaker: Samuel Vilchez, PhD, University of Nicaragua-León
Date: May 9, 2014
Time: 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Location: 1131 Bioinformatics (directions)

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Meet the 2014-2015 Doris Duke Fellows

April 28, 2014 — The Doris Duke International Clinical Research Fellowship is a year-long opportunity for current medical students to conduct international clinical research in a resource-constrained country. For 2014-2015, the IGHID has selected three fellows, one for each of our flagship research sites in Malawi, Zambia, and China.

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Bentley elected to board of CUGH

April 29, 2014 – Margaret (Peggy) Bentley, PhD, Carla Smith Chamblee Distinguished Professor of nutrition and associate director of the Insitute for Global health & Infectious Diseases at UNC, has been elected to the board of directors of the Consortium of Universities for Global Health. Read More

Friday Conference: “Confronting Nightmare Bacteria”

Title: Friday Conference: “Confronting Nightmare Bacteria”
Speaker: Costi Sifri, MD
Date: May 2, 2014
Time: 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Location: 1131 Bioinformatics

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