2013 News

Inaugural Meeting of the North Carolina Surgery Simulation Collaborative
January 11, 2013 -- The January 5th meeting in Chapel Hill was attended by representatives from the six surgical programs in NC: Brody School of Medicine, Carolinas Healthcare System, Duke University, New Hanover Medical Center, University of North Carolina, and Wake Forest School of Medicine.
Department of Surgery Faculty Promotions
March 1, 2013 -- Four faculty members have received promotions within the department.
Quintana receives PlusPeople Award
March 5, 2013 -- Dr. Megan Quintana is selected as a recipient of the PlusPeople Award.
Match Day Results 2013
March 15, 2013 -- Match Day Results
Team Led by Klauber-Demore uses Antibody to Inhibit Tumor Growth
April 22, 2013 -- A monoclonal antibody targeting a protein known as SFPR2 has been shown by researchers at the University of North Carolina to inhibit tumor growth in pre-clinical models of breast cancer and angiosarcoma.
Kiser and Ortiz-Pujols Inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha
May 03, 2013 -- Two residents inducted into honor society.
Haithcock Wins Friend of Nursing Award
May 6 2013 -- Ben Haithcock, MD, FACS, FCCP, has been awarded the Friend of Nursing Award from UNC Hospitals.
Advanced Practice Provider Center Appoints 14 to APP Council
UNC Fetal Care Program featured on WRAL
Melissa Friend, PA Receives Plus People Award
In Memoriam: Keith D. Amos, MD
In Memoriam: George F. Sheldon, MD, FACS
Memorial Service for Dr. Keith Amos
Dr. Sheldon's Obituary
Donating to Dr. Sheldon's Professorship
September 26, 2013 Full Faculty Meeting
UNC Surgery Fellow Ashley Meagher Wins NC/SC ACS Resident Paper Competition
Melissa Friend Recognized Among Very Best at UNC
Dr. Dreesen Presents the Whitehead Lecture and Awards Ceremony
Dr. George F. Sheldon - A Celebration of Life
Dr. Michael Mill Performs Heart Surgery on Afghan Girl
Dr. Colin Thomas Celebrates 95th Birthday
Anthony G. Charles Meets With Bill Clinton in Malawi
Dr. David Ollila Now a Distinguished Professor
Dr. Bruce Cairns to Receive Edward Kidder Graham Award
New Phone Guide
Dr. Egan Spearheads Groundbreaking Clinical Trial for Lung Donation
Verizon VoIP News
2013 Whitehead Lecture with Awards Ceremony Hosted by Dr. Dreesen
Wireless Transition Updates
Lynn Damitz, MD to serve on SOM Fixed Term Committee