Researchers find correlation between vaping cannabis and other tobacco use

A thumbnail showing different e-cigarette devices

Researchers at UNC School of Medicine found almost one in ten North Carolina adolescents reported ever vaping cannabis or marijuana. The researchers also found strong associations between the use of certain types of tobacco products and the use of e-cigarette devices to vape cannabis.

New faculty join the fellowship

A combined photograph of Dana Neutze and Dana Neutze, MD, PhD and Stephen P. Bogdewic, PhD

Dana Neutze, MD, PhD and Stephen P. Bogdewic, PhD  are joining the Faculty Development Fellowship as faculty.

40th Faculty Development Fellowship class graduates

Group photo of the Class of 2019 Faculty Development Fellowship at the Rizzo Center

Congratulations to the 2019 class of Faculty Development Fellows! These wonderful providers are part of the 40th cohort to complete the fellowship. It’s an exciting mark for the department, and we’re so glad you could be a part of it!

Becker-Dreps awarded NIAID grant to examine dengue and Zika interplay during gestation and childhood

Researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will lead a study to examine how dengue and Zika interplay during gestation and childhood, thanks to a grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID).