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Outstanding publication earns UNC OB-GYN a 2014 Roy M. Pitkin Award

Outstanding publication earns UNC OB-GYN a 2014 Roy M. Pitkin Award

The award was presented at the 2015 American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting.

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Study finds glyburide associated with more risk of adverse events than insulin in newborns

Study finds glyburide associated with more risk of adverse events than insulin in newborns

Camelo Castillo, Boggess, Stürmer, Brookhart, Benjamin, and Jonsson-Funk co-author study linking glyburide with a higher risk for newborns to be admitted to a neonatal intensive care unit, have respiratory distress, hypoglycemia (low blood glucose), birth injury and be large for gestational age compared with infants born to women treated with insulin.

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February Grant Submissions

February Grant Submissions

The Center for Women's Health Research is pleased to congratulate the following principal investigators on their February grant submissions.

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NIH CSR:  Insider’s Guide to Peer Review for Applicants

NIH CSR: Insider’s Guide to Peer Review for Applicants

The NIH's Center for Scientific Review has crafted an outstanding article on tips for crafting a competitive peer-reviewed application.

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Jonsson-Funk promoted

Jonsson-Funk promoted

Congratulations to Dr. Michele Jonsson-Funk on her promotion to Research Associate Professor!

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January Grant Submissions

January Grant Submissions

The Center for Women's Health Research is pleased to congratulate the following principal investigators on their January grant submissions.

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Grants.gov offline Feb. 14-17

Grants.gov offline Feb. 14-17

Grants.gov production system will go offline February 14, 2015 at 12:01 AM EDT and come back online February 17, 2015 at 6 AM EDT.

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MFMU launches recruitment website

UNC's MFMU has launched a recruitment website with the assistance of CWHR.

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New Biosketch Deadline Extended to May

New Biosketch Deadline Extended to May

The NIH and AHRQ have issued notice NOT-OD-15-032 which extends the implementation timeline for the new biosketch format requirements from January 25, 2015 through May 25, 2015.

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SWHR urges all medical journals to report sex differences

The Society for Women's Health Research (SWHR)'s op-ed in HuffPost Healthy Living Blog calls for more medical journals to implement policies that improves the reporting of sex differences in biomedical research.

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CWHR awards Jones funds to complete publication endevour

Dr. Hendree Jones is the recipient of the CWHR Grant Support Program which will provide support for the development of evidence based curriculum materials.

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November Grant Submissions

The Center for Women's Health Research is pleased to congratulate the following principal investigators on their November grant submissions.

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Jones listed as one of Chapel Hill's most influential women

Jones listed as one of Chapel Hill's most influential women

November's issue of Chapel Hill Magazine recognizes Dr. Hendree Jones contributions to the community

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CWHR to provide $15k across three support programs

The Center for Women’s Health Research is pleased to announce three award programs with a total value of $15,000 will be made available to principal investigators who have had grants administered within the past five years.

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Center launches facilitation service for all new grants

The Center for Women's Health Research will provide access to the facilitation services of Dr. Carol Lorenz to kick off every new research grant that is administered by the Center.

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CWHR growth and restructuring

The Center for Women’s Health Research is very excited about our growth in the last few years. As the Center succeeds and grows, our employees also have an opportunity to progress in their career development.

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NIH announces RFI 'Considering Sex as a Biological Variable in Research'

NIH is gathering input from the research community, and others, in the form of an RFI, on sex differences in research. The response date is October 13!

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New PMCID requirements for biosketches

CWHR requires grant submissions to comply with NIH PMCID requirements.

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Breast-feeding still a challenge for NC moms

Breast-feeding still a challenge for NC moms

Personal preference and life-style challenges listed as top reasons for deciding to stop, or not breast-feed

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