January

Rosenstein to join UNC Lineberger to lead new cancer support program

Tuesday, January 27, 2009 — Donald L. Rosenstein, M.D., will join the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center as director of the new UNC Comprehensive Cancer Support Program.

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UNC study supports role of circadian clock in response to chemotherapy

Tuesday, January 13, 2009 — For years, research has hinted that the time of day that cancer patients receive chemotherapy can impact their chances of survival. But the lack of a clear scientific explanation for this finding has kept clinicians from considering timing as a factor in treatment.

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Dr. Joseph Piven named editor of new journal

Monday, January 12, 2009 — UNC's Joseph Piven, M.D. has been named editor-in-chief of the newly created Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders.

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Babies delivered by C-section before 39 weeks more likely to have serious health problems

Wednesday, January 7, 2009 — A new study has found that babies delivered by elective Caesarean section before 39 weeks of pregnancy, to mothers who previously had an elective C-section, are much more likely to have serious health problems than newborns delivered under the same circumstances at 39 weeks.

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