2019-2020 Resident and Faculty Award Recipients

June 25, 2020

Congratulations to the UNC PM&R 2019-2020 Resident and Faculty Award Recipients! At the end of each academic year, our department’s residents and faculty vote on various educational awards.  This year’s recipients were honored virtually due to COVID-19 but nonetheless are greatly appreciated by our department. Congratulations on these well-deserved awards! We are proud of you! … Continued

UNC Spina Bifida Family Conference Scheduled for 10/24/2020

February 28, 2020

UNC Pediatric Spina Bifida Patients and Families – Last years conference was such a success we are holding it again in October! Please join UNC Departments of Neurosurgery, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Urology, Orthopedics, and Rehabilitation Therapies on October 24th for a UNC Virtual Spina Bifida Family Conference! Join us for this virtual day of … Continued

UNC Spina Bifida Family Conference Scheduled for 10/5/2019

August 25, 2019

UNC Pediatric Spina Bifida Patients and Families – Please join UNC Departments of Neurosurgery, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Urology, Orthopedics, and Rehabilitation Therapies on October 5th at the St. Thomas More Catholic Church in Chapel Hill for a Family Conference and Reunion! This is a free event focused on education, networking, and fun! Advance registration … Continued

Congratulations to Drs. Faurot, Roth, and Gaylord for their recent awards!

May 17, 2019

Yesterday the NC Translational and Clinical Sciences (“TraCS”) Institute announced awardees for 2 programs. Congratulations to our PM&R faculty members within the Program of Integrative Medicine for their awards from NC TraCS! Kim Faurot, PhD, MPH, PA is the principal investigator for a $2K Pilot Grant Program and Isabel Roth, DrPH, MS is the principal … Continued

2018 PM&R Research Day

July 15, 2018

Our department’s 16th annual Research Day was held on Friday, June 29th in UNC’s Old Clinic Auditorium. The department’s graduating PM&R Resident and graduating PIM T-32 Fellows presented their formal research to the department. Presentation titles are listed below: Diana Marchese, MD: “Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation: Improving the Day of Admission Process” Kristin Jerger, MD, LMBT: … Continued

Dr. Lee Shuping awarded Carolina Care Highlight!

July 15, 2018

Congratulations to Lee Shuping, MD, MPT who was recently mentioned in the latest Carolina Care Highlight! UNC Healthcare and the UNC School of Medicine’s Newsroom posted that Dr. Shuping had received excellent remarks from a recent patient in a Press Ganey survey. Dr. Shuping’s intelligence, patient care skills, and problem solving abilities were all mentioned … Continued

UNC PM&R Career Day Recap

October 12, 2017

Career Day Speakers UNC PM&R Career Day was held on Friday, September 29th. Read below to learn more about our highly informative sessions! On Friday, September 29th, UNC PM&R hosted a “Career Day” which was focused on providing our residents with helpful professional development and career preparation information. The sessions were as follows:     … Continued

CRC awarded Exceptional Patient Service Award

September 12, 2017

Congratulations to the Center for Rehabilitation Care’s staff, faculty, and residents on receiving the 2017 Exceptional Patient Service Award CRC staff pose outside of the CRC with the award! The Center for Rehabilitation Care (“CRC”) was recently awarded UNC’s 2017 Exceptional Patient Service Award. This award is given to clinics who reached or exceeded the … Continued

4 UNC PM&R Faculty Members Selected for 2017-2018 Best Doctors List

August 18, 2017

Congratulations to the 4 faculty within our department for earning this prestigious honor! Yesterday, Best Doctors in America ® released their names of physicians that had been selected as their 2017-2018 Best Doctors in America award recipients. 372 physicians affiliated with UNC Health Care have been selected to the Best Doctors in America List for … Continued

2017 Rehabilitation Medicine Conference Recap

August 9, 2017

Summary of the “Current Challenges in Rehabilitation Medicine” conference The 2017 Current Challenges in Rehabilitation Medicine conference was hosted on Friday and Saturday, June 16 – 17, 2017 at the William and Ida Friday Center in Chapel Hill, NC. The conference focused on best practices for controlled substance prescribing on Day One and innovative treatment … Continued