Faculty Development Fellowship Reunion!

The Faculty Development Fellowship celebrated 40 years of success with a special conference featuring Elizabeth Baxley, MD, who completed the Faculty Development Fellowship in 1988, and is now the Senior Vice President of the American Board of Family Medicine.  Her keynote entitled, “The Healthcare Delivery System as Medical Education’s Foundation: Take Two on “The Clinic … Continued

UNC School of Medicine Ranked First for Primary Care for Second Straight Year

In the annual rankings of “America’s Best Graduate Schools,” U.S. News & World Report ranked UNC School of Medicine 1st for primary care and 4th for family medicine.

Do high e-cigarette taxes drive Indonesian vapers to smoke conventional cigarettes?

Justin Byron, PhD, MHS is the principal investigator on a grant from the Bloomberg Foundation and the Johns Hopkins Institute for Global Tobacco Control to examine whether a new 57% tax on e-cigarette liquids in Indonesia is driving vapers back to deadly conventional cigarettes.

UNC School of Medicine welcomes fourth class of FIRST Scholars

The UNC School of Medicine is pleased to announce the acceptance of the fourth class of the Fully Integrated Readiness for Service Training (FIRST) Program. Medical students Alex Gregor, Lucas John, Kate Miller, and Michael Steinbacher have been accepted into this accelerated medical curriculum.