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UNC Horizons Program Holiday Tree

UNC Horizons Program Holiday Tree

For the second year, the UNC Horizons Program will be taking donations for their holiday tree program.

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 "Every Third Woman in America: How Legal Abortion Transformed Our Nation"

"Every Third Woman in America: How Legal Abortion Transformed Our Nation"

Dr. David Grimes releases his first post-retirement book entitled "Every Third Woman in America: How Legal Abortion Transformed Our Nation".

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Dr. Julie Johnson Joins Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Dr. Julie Johnson Joins Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Part-time maternal-fetal medicine program at FirstHealth in Pinehurst is now full-time with the addition of Dr. Johnson.

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"Turn This Way"

"Turn This Way"

Dr. Parham shares memories and wisdom in a blog post about his mentor, Dr. Hugh Shingleton.

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A baby's cry could indicate prenatal drug exposure

A baby's cry could indicate prenatal drug exposure

The cries of babies whose mothers used cocaine during pregnancy have increased amounts of “hyperphonation,” a new study finds.

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Inaugural She ROCKS luncheon raises funds for ovarian cancer

Inaugural She ROCKS luncheon raises funds for ovarian cancer

The first annual She ROCKS (Research, Ovarian, Cancer, Knowledge, Support) event held recently in Wilmington raised funds that will go directly towards ovarian cancer research based at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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OB-GYN Residency Training Program Ranked

OB-GYN Residency Training Program Ranked

In a recent peer survey, UNC's Obstetrics and Gynecology and Family Practice residency training programs were ranked in top 10.

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UNC Horizons treatment program receives $1 million challenge grant from Oak Foundation

UNC Horizons treatment program receives $1 million challenge grant from Oak Foundation

If matched with $1 million to be raised by UNC, the grant will help buy a new building in Carrboro to serve more women in North Carolina each year who battle substance abuse

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UNC Fertility and ECU Women’s Physicians Announce New Partnership

UNC Fertility and ECU Women’s Physicians Announce New Partnership

Couples in the Greenville region needing fertility assistance have the best of both worlds – convenience and access to state-of-the-art technology – while controlling costs

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PROMOTION | Geller

PROMOTION | Geller

Dr. Elizabeth Geller receives an academic promotion.

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Walter Magazine's At The Table

Walter Magazine's At The Table

Join us for the first in a series of WALTER food and wine events called AT THE TABLE. The evening will include a VIP meet-and-greet, panel conversation, tasting of the chefs’ selected dishes, wine pairings, a book signing, and more. Proceeds from this event benefit UNC Horizons Program.

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Rahangdale Joins National HIV Hotline

Rahangdale Joins National HIV Hotline

Dr. Lisa Rahangdale is one of three obstetrical consultants for a U.S. Perinatal HIV hotline.

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WRAL Rex On Call | Women's Cancer

WRAL Rex On Call | Women's Cancer

Featuring Dr. Linda Van Le and Dr. John Boggess, the September 15, 2014 broadcast was about women's cancers.

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APPOINTMENT | Strauss Named Distinguished Professor

APPOINTMENT | Strauss Named Distinguished Professor

Dr. Robert Strauss has been appointed as the Cefalo-Bowes Distinguished Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology by the UNC Board of Trustees.

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NEW FACULTY | Schiff Joins ALPP

NEW FACULTY | Schiff Joins ALPP

UNC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology welcome a new faculty member, Dr. Lauren Schiff.

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APPOINTMENT | Connolly Named Vice Chair

APPOINTMENT | Connolly Named Vice Chair

Dr. AnnaMarie Connolly has been named UNC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology's Vice Chair for Education.

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WGHP FOX 8 | House Call: Endometrial Cancer

WGHP FOX 8 | House Call: Endometrial Cancer

Dr. Gehrig sat down with WGHP Fox 8 to discuss the signs and symptoms of endometrial cancer.

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WGHP FOX 8 | House Call: Ovarian Cancer

WGHP FOX 8 | House Call: Ovarian Cancer

Dr. Clarke-Pearson sat down with WGHP Fox 8 to discuss the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer.

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Dr. Ben Chi Co-Author of  JAMA themed issue on HIV/AIDS

Dr. Ben Chi Co-Author of JAMA themed issue on HIV/AIDS

Several members of the UNC School of Medicine faculty, had articles published in the Journal of the American Medical Association's (JAMA) July 23/30, 2014, HIV/AIDS theme issue.

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TOP 5 | Two UNC OB-GYN Clinics Receive Honors

TOP 5 | Two UNC OB-GYN Clinics Receive Honors

Both UNC Pelvic Health at Rex and UNC Gynecologic Oncology at Rex receive "Top 5" honors in the 4th quarter of FY 2014 patient satisfaction surveys.

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Jones Attends Women and Addiction Forum

Jones Attends Women and Addiction Forum

UNC Horizons Program Director, Dr. Hendree Jones attended a national forum co-sponsored by the National Council for Behavioral Health.

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PROMOTION | Mersereau

PROMOTION | Mersereau

Dr. Jennifer Mersereau receives an academic promotion.

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WRAL Rex On Call | All About Mom

WRAL Rex On Call | All About Mom

The July 21, 2014 broadcast was about pregnancy, birth and babies.

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Obstetrics & Gynecology blO+G | Intrauterine Contraception Insertion

Obstetrics & Gynecology blO+G | Intrauterine Contraception Insertion

Dr. Matthew Zerden contributes to Obstetrics & Gynecology blO+G: Improving the Difficult Intrauterine Contraception Insertion: A Challenging Task

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PROMOTION | Goodnight & Stuebe

PROMOTION | Goodnight & Stuebe

Drs. Bill Goodnight and Alison Stuebe both received academic promotions.

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New Fellow Physicians Join UNC OB-GYN

New Fellow Physicians Join UNC OB-GYN

On July 1, our department welcomed 14 new physicians to our fellowship programs.

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APPOINTMENT | Kim to Board of Directors

APPOINTMENT | Kim to Board of Directors

Dr. Kenneth Kim named to Exxcellent Foundation of ABOG Board of Directors

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TOP 5 | Gyn Onc at Rex

TOP 5 | Gyn Onc at Rex

UNC Gynecologic Oncology at Rex Cancer Center named as Top 5 clinic.

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APPOINTMENT | Siedhoff to National Fellowship Board

APPOINTMENT | Siedhoff to National Fellowship Board

Dr. Matt Siedhoff has been appointed to the Board of the Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Gynecology.

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Jones Receives Plus Person Award

Jones Receives Plus Person Award

UNC Health Care's Plus Person Award recognizes the very best at UNC Hospitals, UNC Faculty Physicians, and the UNC School of Medicine this Summer.

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NEW STAFF | Medical Education Office

NEW STAFF | Medical Education Office

Rachael Crosse and Sara Tinkham join UNC OB-GYN Medical Education Office

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UNC Horizons Program Featured 2014 Annual Report

UNC Horizons Program Featured 2014 Annual Report

Child Fatality Task Force Releases Annual Report; Many Recommendations Focus on Healthy Birth Outcomes

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North Carolina Women's Health Report Card

North Carolina Women's Health Report Card

The Center for Women's Health Research (CWHR) released our eighth-edition 2014 North Carolina Women's Health Report Card May 12, 2014. This document is a progress report on the health and health care needs of North Carolina's 5+ million women.

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Two OB-GYN Faculty Elected to Positions

Two OB-GYN Faculty Elected to Positions

Dr. Wendy Brewster and Dr. John Thorp elected to positions on the UNC Faculty Council.

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July 1, 2014 | Pelvic Health Clinic Relocating to UNC Hillsborough Campus

July 1, 2014 | Pelvic Health Clinic Relocating to UNC Hillsborough Campus

Effective July 1, 2014, the UNC Pelvic Health outpatient practice, currently located on the UNC Campus in Chapel Hill, will move to the UNC Hillsborough Campus.

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Clark wins top award at N.C. OB-GYN Society Meeting

Clark wins top award at N.C. OB-GYN Society Meeting

At the 2014 NC Obstetrical and Gynecological Society meeting the Robert A. Ross Society members gathered for a reception and Dr. Clark took home top award for research.

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Jes Morse joins UNC Family Planning

Jes Morse joins UNC Family Planning

Jessica "Jes" Morse, MD, MPH joined UNC Family Planning on April 1, 2014.

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INFOGRAPHIC | Breastfeeding

INFOGRAPHIC | Breastfeeding

We took recently published research by UNC experts and created a summary infographic for the article entitled "Prevalence and Risk Factors for Early, Undesired Weaning Attributed to Lactation Dysfunction".

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WRAL | UNC Hospitals offers laughing gas for labor pain

WRAL | UNC Hospitals offers laughing gas for labor pain

WRAL recently aired a segment on the use of nitrous oxide in our labor and delivery unit.

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After Years of Suffering, Hope for Women in Malawi

After Years of Suffering, Hope for Women in Malawi

Jeff Wilkinson, MD, associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology at UNC, likens victims of obstetric fistula to modern-day versions of Job: they have lost their homes, their families, and their health.

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ANNOUNCEMENT | Class of 2018

ANNOUNCEMENT | Class of 2018

Introducing the UNC OB-GYN Residency Class of 2018.

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FirstHealth to Partner with UNC to Offer Maternal-Fetal Medicine Program

FirstHealth to Partner with UNC to Offer Maternal-Fetal Medicine Program

A UNC partnership with FirstHealth of the Carolinas will give women in the mid-Carolinas convenient local access to a wider variety of specialty services related to high-risk pregnancy.

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RANKED 15TH | 2015 U.S. News & World Report for Medical Schools

RANKED 15TH | 2015 U.S. News & World Report for Medical Schools

UNC School of Medicine has been ranked 15th in Women's Health in the 2015 U.S. News & World Report Best Medical School Rankings.

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Shame, guilt and the search for common ground

Shame, guilt and the search for common ground

In a recent blog for the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine, Dr. Alison Stuebe talks about the tremendous anger and angst that poisons conversations about breastfeeding and prevents us from finding common ground.

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Chasing Pac-Man

Chasing Pac-Man

Two UNC researchers design a biological test to individualize chemotherapy.

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UNC receives more than $40 million from NIH for global clinical trials unit to treat and prevent HIV

UNC receives more than $40 million from NIH for global clinical trials unit to treat and prevent HIV

UNC has received a seven-year, more than $40 million award from the National Institutes of Health for a clinical trials unit that will implement the scientific agendas of five NIH networks devoted to HIV/AIDS treatment, prevention, and cure research.

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NEW LOCATION  | UNC Horizons Program

NEW LOCATION | UNC Horizons Program

The UNC Horizons Program has moved from their Carrboro location.

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UNC Midwives | Named in Best Practice List for 2012

UNC Midwives | Named in Best Practice List for 2012

UNC Midwives practice listed on American College of Nurse-Midwives "Best Practice Recognition Roster"

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NIH RANKING | Second in the Nation

UNC has been nationally ranked second for NIH funding for obstetrics and gynecology.

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Our Giving Tree

Our Giving Tree

Come and visit us in the Chair’s Office (3009 Old Clinic Building) and see the UNC Horizon’s Giving Tree.

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Giving thanks, building the future of women’s health in Malawi

Giving thanks, building the future of women’s health in Malawi

The day before Americans celebrated Thanksgiving, the UNC ex-pat community in Malawi—in fact the entire country of Malawi—had something wonderful to be thankful for.

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Need Health Insurance?  GET COVERED!

Need Health Insurance? GET COVERED!

New federal laws require that most Americans have health insurance. Trained volunteers at UNC Health Care hospitals are available to assist you in enrolling in the Health Insurance Marketplace.

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VIDEO | One in five women undergoes urogynecologic surgery

VIDEO | One in five women undergoes urogynecologic surgery

At the recent annual meeting for the American Urogynecologic Society, UNC's Dr. Wu talked about some startling research statistics.

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UNC Fertility Appointed as Center in NICHD Network

UNC Fertility Appointed as Center in NICHD Network

The UNC Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and UNC Fertility are now one of six clinical centers that make up the Reproductive Medicine Network.

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WRAL | Rock For Hope

WRAL | Rock For Hope

Bill Leslie with WRAL sat down with Drs. Hope and Boggess on September 19 to chat about women's cancer, rock bands and how to get involved.

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UNIVERSITY GAZETTE | Prenatal Oral Health Program

UNIVERSITY GAZETTE | Prenatal Oral Health Program

Schools cross disciplines to debunk myths and misinformation about prenatal oral health

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NEW | Virtual Tour of N.C. Women's Hospital

NEW | Virtual Tour of N.C. Women's Hospital

The N.C. Women's Health Information Center now offers virtual tours of our hospital.

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WEBSITE LAUNCH | Prenatal Oral Health Program (pOHP©)

WEBSITE LAUNCH | Prenatal Oral Health Program (pOHP©)

The UNC School of Dentistry's Department of Pediatric Dentistry and School of Medicine's Department of OB-GYN have launched the website for their Prenatal Oral Health Program. The program is designed to educate with resources for medical and dental health care providers as well as expectant mothers on the principles of prenatal oral health.

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UNC Global Women's Health Receives Gates Foundation Grant

UNC Global Women's Health Receives Gates Foundation Grant

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill receives $8 million grant to improve safe motherhood in Malawi.

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THE TAKEAWAY | Fertility After 35: Cutting through the Junk Science

THE TAKEAWAY | Fertility After 35: Cutting through the Junk Science

Dr. Anne Steiner was a guest on the popular talk radio show "The Takeaway" talking about fertility for women over 35 years of age.

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WTVD | UNC Doctors Perform Procedure on Baby Before Birth

WTVD | UNC Doctors Perform Procedure on Baby Before Birth

Landon Dupree was partially delivered, and while still attached to his mother, a surgeon removed a cyst in his lung.

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SUMMER 2013 | Clinic Changes

SUMMER 2013 | Clinic Changes

Effective July 1, 2013 there will be some exciting changes for UNC Women's Care.

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WRAL | UNC Fetal Care Program Featured

WRAL | UNC Fetal Care Program Featured

WRAL recently aired a segment on two surgeries that were performed on babies during the time of c-section.

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UNC Horizons Program Wins National Award

UNC Horizons Program Wins National Award

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has announced the recipients of the 2013 Science and Service Awards for the Treatment of Opioid-related Disorders.

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Is there a link with postpartum depression and the "love hormone"?

Is there a link with postpartum depression and the "love hormone"?

Based on this study, we are starting a NIH-funded 5-year project to understand the role of oxytocin in postpartum depression and bonding between mothers and babies.

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WRAL's Rex on Call | Women's  Health

WRAL's Rex on Call | Women's Health

Doctors lead discussion about health issues that affect women

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ANNOUNCEMENT | Class of 2017

ANNOUNCEMENT | Class of 2017

Introducing the UNC OB-GYN Residency Class of 2017

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Jennifer Wu Joins UNC Pelvic Health

Jennifer Wu Joins UNC Pelvic Health

Jennifer Wu, MD, MPH will join UNC Pelvic Health on April 22, 2013

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Award | Top Doctors Named

Award | Top Doctors Named

Twelve UNC OB-GYN providers have been named in the 2013 U.S. News and World Report Top Doctors list.

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