UNCN Newsletter Vol. 3 Issue 1 (January 2014)
Health Care Heroes: Drs. Craig Buchman and Matt Ewend – Innovator/Researcher Triangle Business Journal
March 1, 2013 -- Comprehensive Stroke Certification Celebration; Dr. Wu Presents at Brain Tumor Trials Collaborative; Dr. Wu Gives Talk at Molecular Med Tri-CON in San Francisco; Dr. Elton on Outreach Visit with Raleigh Pediatric Associates; Mary Jane Kagarise Back on Neurosurgery Team
February 22, 2013 -- Oermann and Dr. Ewend's Manuscript to be Published; Dr. Bullitt Publishes 4 Papers in Last Year; Dr. Orning Accepts Fellowship at University of Illinois; Dr. Ewend Presented at AORN; Teaching Conferences Next Week
February 15, 2013 -- 51 Inpatient Transfers in January for Neurosurgery; Neurosurgery Receives Excellent Teaching Evaluation; Teaching Conferences Next Week
February 8, 2013 -- Two-day Course on 360° Advanced Operative Techniques, April 20-21
February 1, 2013 -- Infection Rates Decreased; Neurosurgery Team Visits Middle School; Dr. Elton Making Great Strides; First Surgical Skills Lab Training Session
January 25, 2013 -- Dr. Dan Barrow Visits UNC Neurosurgery; UNC Hospitals Receives Advanced Certification for Comprehensive Stroke Centers; Nurse Emily Ryan Promoted; Epilepsy Monitoring Unit Update
January 21, 2013 -- Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony to Celebrate Grand Opening of Surgical Skills Lab
January 13, 2013 -- Dr. Scott Elton Officially Joins Neurosurgery Team as of January 1; Neurosurgery Receives Excellent Evaluation:
December 14, 2012
December 14, 2012 -- Meaningful Use Requirements Being Met; Department Publishes First Newsletter; Match 2013 Interviews Completed; Two of our Neurosurgeons Listed in “The Best Doctors in America 2013”; Dr. Elton Credentialed
December 3, 2012 -- Robotic Surgery Simulator Purchased for New State-of-the-art Laboratory; Dr. David Reardon Lectures at UNC Neurosurgery Conference
November 9, 2012 -- Amber Wilson Passed Certified Neurosciences Registered Nurse Exam; Pinehurst's Dr. Carson Performs Surgery at Chapel Hill; Successful 2nd Week of Resident Applicant Interviews
November 5, 2012 -- N²QOD; Jennifer Wiles Joins the Department of Neurosurgery
October 26, 2012 -- Dr. Eldad J. Hadar Named Vice Chair of Neurosurgery; The Search for Our Match 2013 Begins; New Name for Our Pinehurst Location
October 19, 2012 -- Dr. Daniel L. Barrow, Visiting Professor in Neurovascular Sciences; Dr. Eldad J. Hadar Gives Presentation for AORN; UNC Neurosurgery Outreach Visit To FirstHealth Radiation Oncology; Carolina Cares, Carolina Shares
October 10, 2012 -- New Options for Patients with Brain Tumors; Increasing the Magnetic Pull of the Spine Center; ACC O-Arm; Visit to the North Carolina Eye Bank
September 28, 2012 -- BCBS Blue Distinction Award for Spine; O-arm® Surgical Imaging System; Stryker Navigation System
September 7, 2012 -- Dr. Scott Elton will join the UNC Department of Neurosurgery on December 31, 2012 to Lead the Pediatric Practice.
September 4, 2012
August 29, 2012 -- The UNC Department of Neurosurgery’s Dr. Jing Wu presented to the Hem/Onc Grand Rounds at The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University in Greenville, NC on August 29.
August 23, 2012 -- Jing Wu, MD, PhD, Co-Director of the UNC Brain Tumor Program, delivered a presentation on “Malignant Glioma: Standard Treatment and Beyond” at Wilson Medical Center’s Cancer Conference on August 23.
July 30, 2012