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CHER Research Summer Program Fellowship (CRSP)

June 5, 2017

An experiential opportunity for current UNC School of Medicine students to be involved in a community-engaged research project addressing health disparities in North Carolina.

UNC Flourish

April 19, 2017

UNC Flourish is a project of SHAC, the UNC student-run free health clinic. Flourish strives to equip low-income individuals and families with the knowledge, skills, and support they need to eat well. Our hope is that through cooking and nutrition classes as well as individualized wellness coaching, Flourish participants learn to incorporate healthy eating into … Continued

Giselle Corbie-Smith elected President of the Society of General Internal Medicine

March 31, 2017

Giselle Corbie-Smith, MD, MSc, Kenan Distinguished Professor in the Departments of¬†Social Medicine¬†and Medicine, has been elected as President-Elect of the Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM) Leadership Council, and will serve as President from 2017-2020. SGIM is an American medical society of 3,000 physicians, focused on clinical research and studies to improve internal medicine. In … Continued

Anjali Paintal Accepted to UNC Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

March 7, 2017

Anjali Paintal, work study student/project assistant for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, has been accepted to the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She will graduate with a BA in Exercise and Sports Science from UNC in May 2017. Anjali has also received the … Continued

January 31, 2017

Aimed at measuring neighborhood factors that influence physical activity and other cardiovascular health.

Re-engaging Ethics: Ethical Issues in Engaged Research

October 24, 2016

Create and disseminate recommendations for the review and conduct of community-engaged research, by engaging a diverse set of stakeholders in dialogue about the unique ethical concerns that arise in this emerging scientific approach to public health and biomedical research.

Heart Matters

October 24, 2016

Behavioral change intervention adapted by Project GRACE to reduce cardiovascular disease risk among African-Americans in Nash and Edgecombe Counties, a rural region in eastern North Carolina.