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OPSCA will be closed on December 7, 2023 and December 25, 2023 through January 1, 2024. Please note that, during these times, OPSCA will not be available to answer questions or process any requests.


Consistent with the School of Medicine’s mission to improve the health and well being of North Carolinians and others through leadership and excellence in the interrelated areas of patient care, education, and research, OPSCA supports and assists the School of Medicine’s Departments and Centers with facilitating affiliation agreements and service contracts with external entities. OPSCA is responsible for ensuring that all such contracts comply with University policies, laws, and regulations, protect the University against unnecessary risk, and advance the School of Medicine’s business and operational interests.