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Hosseinipour Receives Distinguished Teaching Award for Post-Baccalaureate Instruction

Mina Hosseinipour, professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases, was honored with the Distinguished Teaching Award for Post-Baccalaureate Instruction, given annually to acknowledge the UNC-Chapel Hill’s commitment to outstanding teaching and mentoring. Kenya McNeal-Trice, professor in the UNC Department of Pediatrics, and Eileen Burker, PhD, professor in the UNC Department of Allied Health …

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Rimma Osipov

Dr. Osipov says the most rewarding part of her work is the time she spends with patients. She also says new understandings about obesity and diabetes are exciting. “We are moving beyond seeing these conditions as individual moral failings and realizing that they are imbedded in every aspect of life, from the molecular to the cellular to the systemic and the social,” she said.

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Lior Abramson

Dr. Lior Abramson was born in Israel and raised in California. After graduating from the University of California San Diego, she attended the M.Sc. Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel, where she studied the role of a novel protein in an in-vivo model of intestinal inflammation, followed by the Sackler School of Medicine.

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