UNC urology is saddened to learn of the passing of Dr. Thomas Stamey on September 4th, 2015. Dr. Stamey – former Professor and Chair of the Department of Urology at Stanford
In 2014, Doximity physician network, in collaboration with US News & World Report, announced their first-ever national evaluation of residency programs across 20 specialties. At that time, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Urology Residency was ranked 20th among Urology programs nationwide. The second annual rankings were published this week, with the UNC Chapel Hill program rising to #16.
UNC's Department of Urology's Dr. Raj Pruthi and Dr. Eric Wallen were recognized as Newsweek's "Top Cancer Doctors" of 2015. The "Top Cancer Doctors 2015" was compiled after 100,000 nominations were carefully reviewed and proceed.
The Massachusetts Medical Society will award Culley C. Carson III, MD, with its Men’s Health Award at their 13th Annual Men’s Health Symposium in June. The award recognizes individuals who have advanced the cause of men’s health. Dr. Carson, a recognized authority on men’s health, is the John Sloan Rhodes and John Flint Rhodes Distinguished Professor of Urology in the Department of Urology at the UNC School of Medicine.
Each year, UNC Health Care’s Nursing Staff Retention committee calls for nominations from the staff for Nurse of the Year. One Nurse of the Year is selected from each service line and recognized at the Nursing Staff Recognition celebration and award ceremony. Selection of the Nurse of the Year award is based on how each nominee exhibits excellence in four of the following categories: Teamwork, Customer Service, Patient and Employee Safety, Communication, Ethics & Professionalism, Initiative & Adaptation, and Stewardship.