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Unconscious Bias Awareness

Explores unintended/implicit bias and introduces foundational concepts that are necessary to additional engagement with DEI-related topics and issues. This workshop will be offered monthly throughout the year, and is strongly recommended to be first training that participants attend.


Nelson Mandela Auditorium, FedEx Global Education Center 301 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill, NC, United States

DISCLOSURE IN THE AGE OF INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION: NIH AND FBI DISCUSS THE FUTURE OF GLOBAL RESEARCH SECURITY Got questions for the National Institute of Health, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, or a former U.S. ambassador about the future of research security? Science and Security has become an important framework for protecting the future of open research at universities that accept US … Read more

Postdoc appreciation lunch

GMB 3rd floor lobby

For Postdoc appreciation week our department would like to celebrate you and your contributions to the community. Below is an order form for lunch from Armadillo Grill on September 22. If you plan to attend, please submit your order by September 14th. We hope to see you there! Lunch form

Results of the Climate Survey

We would like to invite all members of the BCBP community: students, staff, post-docs, research assistants, all lab members and faculty to learn the results of the Climate Survey from our Department. This is scheduled for Sept. 22nd (Thursday from 12-12:30PM), during the first half of a faculty meeting, just for convenience.  Dr Nate Thomas, the Vice Dean … Read more

Well-being day no classes

Monday September 26 is a “Well-being Day” at UNC and there are no classes and people are encouraged to take some time for self-care.

Event Series Mindful Monday Meditation

Mindful Monday Meditation

Take advantage of self-compassion meditation sessions provided by School of Medicine and dedicate time to self-nurture. Mindfulness and self-compassion meditations assist with stress reduction, mental flexibility and even resilience. Sessions are 30-minutes every Monday led by Jonny Gerkin.

BCBP Seminar: Anthony-Samuel LaMantia PhD

1131 Bioinformatics 130 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Anthony-Samuel LaMantia, Ph.D., Professor and Director, Center for Neurobiology Research Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC Host: Patricia Maness Title: “Disrupted cortical progenitor proliferation and mitochondria-dependent circuit differentiation in a copy number variant Neurodevelopmental Disorder” ​Dr. LaMantia has a B. A. in Biology from the University of Chicago and a Ph.D in Neuroscience from Yale … Read more

Rosh Hashanah celebration

GMB 3rd floor lobby

Join us for our first in-person celebration of Rosh Hashanah on Tuesday, after the departmental seminar! We will have challah breads, chocolate babkas, and biscoff apple honey cake as treats. BCBP Organizers: DEI Cultural and Intra/Intergroup Relations subcommittee Thanh, Brandy, Rob, Qi, Beverly ALT text for the image: L’Shanah TovahRosh Hashanah September. 25 - 27, … Read more

Flu shot clinic at GMB

UNC GMB Atrium

Influenza can be a serious, contagious respiratory disease. The best way to prevent seasonal flu is to be vaccinated every year. There are several opportunities for UNC-Chapel Hill community members to obtain a flu vaccination on campus, no appointments are required; most insurance plans are accepted. Medicare plans are not accepted. Please bring a copy of your insurance card. Location: GMB first floor lobby.

Second Annual Alumni Panel BCBP MCBP Chem

1131 Bioinformatics 130 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Hi students and trainees, We will be holding our Second Annual Alumni Panel event on Thursday, September 29, 2022, as a joint event between Biochemistry and Biophysics, MCBP, and Chemistry. Please join us in welcoming our diverse panel of alumni back to UNC and see them share their experiences after graduation in careers in academia, … Read more