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In the News

6 days ago

UNC medical student publishes article on telehealth in Annals of Family Medicine

Ben Kaplan, MPH, recently published a paper in the Annals of Family Medicine titled “Access, Equity, and Neutral Space: Telehealth Beyond the Pandemic.”  In the essay, Kaplan describes what he calls his most formative experiences with telehealth: participating in UNC School of Medicine’s new “tele-hotspotting” elective and providing virtual gender-affirming care through the student-run free …

3 months ago

The Healer’s Art Course Virtual Information Session for Medical Students and Faculty

Please join Dr. Sue Slatkoff, other course faculty, and student alumni on zoom to learn about The Healer’s Art course on Monday, November 9 from 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM.  Zoom link below: https://zoom.us/j/94422011616?pwd=U1RvY1Rwd0pyT085YnhBajF1Sy9Ldz09 The Healer’s Art course, designed by Dr. Rachel Naomi Remen MD, http://www.rishiprograms.org/healers-art/, will be offered in two formats this year, safe …


Meet our Interim Chair

Dr. Margaret Helton

Margaret Helton, MD is our Interim Chair of the Department of Family Medicine.

“It is a privilege to provide our patients with excellent care in a nationally recognized department of family medicine,” says Dr. Helton. “Everything we do – from clinical innovation to teaching to research – is in the service of improving both individual and population based health care.”

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Dr. Chineme Enyioha

Chineme Enyioha, MD, MPH

“I consider medicine as a calling to serve and work with people from all backgrounds on their health journey. Each patient encounter provides an opportunity to form a partnership and make a difference, no matter how little.”

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