Author Archives: Elizabeth Poindexter
The Department of Allied Health Sciences Office of Research and Scholarship is pleased to announce its third and final round of pilot funding for the Sleep Innovation Research Grant (SIRG) program. The purpose of this program is to promote the study of clinical and translational sleep science. SIRG applications are open to any UNC-Chapel Hill … Continued
In October 2019, Stephen R. Hooper, Vicki Stemmons Mercer ’88, and Nancy Bagatell were among 90 leaders from UNC-Chapel Hill on the Tar Heel Bus Tour, a three-day tour that spanned more than 1,000 miles as part of an experience designed to connect with and learn from communities in our state. Hooper, Mercer, and Bagatell … Continued
The Southern Association of Allied Health Deans (SAAHD) has awarded its inaugural Student Leadership, Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity Award to Julia Yi, a PhD student in the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences. The award recognizes students pursuing a degree in a health science profession who demonstrate leadership and promotion of diversity, inclusion, and equity. … Continued
The Physician Assistant Studies program, part of the Department of Allied Health Sciences, welcomed twenty students to the class of 2021 with a white coat ceremony on January 16, 2020. This year’s cohort of students is one-quarter veterans, and nearly forty percent were raised in a medically underserved area.
The Department of Allied Health Sciences (DAHS) has named John Grose as its associate chair for research and scholarship, which leads research across seven disciplines and several units in the health care spectrum. Grose, a professor in both the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (OHNS) and in the DAHS Division of Speech and Hearing … Continued