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October Grant Submissions

October Grant Submissions

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

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Break Free from PFDs Event Nov. 9

Break Free from PFDs Event Nov. 9

Wednesday, November 9 from 6-8 pm at the Arts Center in Carrboro

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Oliver addresses questions regarding financial program management

Oliver addresses questions regarding financial program management

A recap of the second CWHR Speaker Series event featuring Patsy Oliver, Associate Dean for Finance and Business Operations in the UNC School of Medicine.

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Conrad transitioning to Lineberger, CWHR welcomes Armstrong

Conrad transitioning to Lineberger, CWHR welcomes Armstrong

After successfully serving as the Center for Women’s Health Research’s (CWHR) Finance Director, Tracey Conrad has announced she will be transitioning to her new position as the Assistant Director, Business Administration of the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center effective Oct. 31.

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Study demonstrates positive impact of azithromycin prior to cesarean delivery

Dr. Kim Boggess, a professor in the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, and fellow investigators of the Cesarean Section Optimal Antibiotic Prophylaxis (C/SOAP) study have discovered that administering the antibiotic, azithromycin alongside the standard recommended antibiotic regimen, cefazolin, reduces infection rates by 50 percent for women who have a non-elective cesarean delivery.

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UNC-led, multi-center study, to examine Metformin’s impact on infant health

UNC-led, multi-center study, to examine Metformin’s impact on infant health

Four co-investigators from UNC will lead a five-year, multicenter study to examine the impact of combined Metformin and insulin therapy on infant outcomes with mothers experiencing type 2 diabetes in pregnancy.

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Vora receives CWHR Personnel Support award

Dr. Neeta Vora, a CWHR principal investigator for the A New Era of Genomics for Fetal Diagnosis grant, has been awarded $2,200 through the Center's fiscal year 2017 CWHR Personnel Support Program.

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September Grant Submissions

September Grant Submissions

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

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CWHR supports MOMPOD equipment, personnel needs via award program

Dr. Kim Boggess, a CWHR principal investigator for the Medical Optimization and Management of Pregnancies with Overt Type 2 Diabetes (MOMPOD), has been awarded $8,300 through the Center's fiscal year 2017 CWHR Equipment and Personnel Support Program.

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CWHR continues $5k support program for PIs

The Center for Women’s Health Research is happy to announce its third year of offering three $5k for principal investigators that have had grants administered by the Center in the past five years.

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Scientific Review Process at UNC

Beginning September 19, 2016 any new study submitted for IRB review will be required to have scientific review completed and documented

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July Grant Submissions

July Grant Submissions

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

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CWHR to support Caregiving at Carolina with administrative support services

CWHR to support Caregiving at Carolina with administrative support services

The Center for Women’s Health Research (CWHR) at the University of North Carolina is partnering with the Caregiving at Carolina: Support for Physician Scientists program to offer 21 researchers access to cost-free administrative support services for the 2017 fiscal year.

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June Grant Submissions

June Grant Submissions

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

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May Grant Submissions

May Grant Submissions

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

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UNC report card provides snapshot of NC women's health

UNC report card provides snapshot of NC women's health

2016 North Carolina Women's Health Report Card finds both promising trends and room for improvement

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April Grant Submissions

April Grant Submissions

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

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March Grant Submissions

March Grant Submissions

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

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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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Spotlight on: Dr. Gretchen Stuart

Spotlight on: Dr. Gretchen Stuart

Tatiana Britt, CWHR Communications Assistant, spotlights the research and motivation of Dr. Gretchen Stuart, Division of Women’s Primary Care, and CWHR PI.

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