Celeste Lee on the Power of Patient Engagement: New Chair's Corner Episode

Why should patients, providers, and caregivers participate in patient engagement? How do you do it well? Dr. Ron Falk interviews Celeste Lee in this new podcast episode about patient engagement.

"Lindsay's Gift" : A Kidney Transplant Story of Two UNC System Employees

An article published on the Higher Education Works Foundation highlights the kidney transplant story of UNC patient Kevin Howell and donor Lindsay Recchie. Howell, who is the Senior Vice President of External Affairs for the UNC system, is a patient of Dr. Falk. When he needed a kidney transplant, Lindsay Recchie, also a UNC system employee, stepped up to donate. She received the Governor’s Award for Excellence for the gift of her kidney to a co-worker.

Department of Medicine Physicians Receive Awards at 2016 Whitehead Lecture

The 2016 Whitehead Lecture was delivered by Dr. Frank Church, Professor of Medicine from the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine on August 17. The annual event, which serves as an unofficial convocation for the UNC School of Medicine, has been held since 1947. Following the lecture, awards were presented to faculty and students in the School of Medicine. Department of Medicine faculty and residents were among those honored.