Dr. Charles Cairns has been named the Associate Director of the NIH US Critical Illness and Injury Trials Group

Dr. Charles Cairns, Professor and Chair of Emergency Medicine at UNC, has been named the Associate Director of the NIH US Critical Illness and Injury Trials Group (USCIITG). The USCIIT Group is funded by a grant from the NIH/NIGMS and created to establish national priorities for critical illness and injury research, promote clinical research and foster effective partnerships between federal agencies, academia, community practitioners, and industry.