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New Residents and Fellows announced for 2021-2022

March 30, 2021

We are pleased to introduce our incoming adult and child neurology residents as well as our fellows specializing in sleep medicine, neuromuscular disorders, epilepsy and neurocritical care. Our new team members will begin this summer.

UNC Neurology mourns the loss of Betty Allen, RN

December 18, 2020

Retired pediatric nurse Betty F. Allen, RN, passed away on Thursday, December 17 from non-COVID-19 related issues. Betty grew up in Pittsboro, NC and graduated from Watt’s School of Nursing in Durham, NC in 1974. Betty served as a nurse for 46 years with a special interest in the neuroscience field. She retired from UNC … Continued

ACTG names second new award for Kevin Robertson

November 25, 2020

Serena Spudich, MD, professor of neurology and chief of Neurological Infections & Global Neurology at Yale University, is the first recipient of this award named in honor of beloved UNC neurology professor Kevin Robertson, PhD.

Olm-Shipman selected as AMA Health Systems Scholar

November 17, 2020

Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery Casey Olm-Shipman, MD, MS, was selected as an AMA Health Systems Scholar, a one-year mentored program aimed at developing Health Systems Science (HSS) leaders. In support of her recent appointment as UNC’s Director of HSS for Graduate Medical Education, Dr. Olm-Shipman’s AMA project will be the development and implementation … Continued