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Vital Signs

The UNC School of Medicine’s Vital Signs email newsletter is distributed each Thursday afternoon to all members of the School of Medicine community as well as partners across UNC Health and UNC-Chapel Hill.

The newsletter shares updates including:

  • Leadership messages
  • News coverage of the School of Medicine
  • Research accomplishments
  • Events
  • Awards
  • Important deadlines
  • Clinical updates for providers
  • News about faculty, staff, students and teammates across UNC Health

You can contact the Vital Signs team at with questions about newsletter content or to subscribe.

And you can share your news for Vital Signs online using the ‘Submit News‘ tool on the UNC Health Newsroom website.

Please send in your news as early as possible. The deadline to submit content for each week’s newsletter is Wednesday at noon.

School of Medicine Clinicians

The communications team can help share important clinical information and updates with School of Medicine clinicians, including:

  • Formulary updates
  • Updates to Epic@UNC
  • And more

Contact us with questions about reaching School of Medicine clinicians.

School of Medicine Staff

Monthly virtual Touchpoint 20 events communicate important resources and updates to UNC School of Medicine staff members.

Past topics have included:

  • Cybersecurity best practices
  • Research mission updates
  • DEI updates
  • And more

Find more information, including recordings of past events and updates on future events, online.