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UNC Medicine: Now, New, Next

February 6, 2019

UNC Medicine is the fundraising engine that powers philanthropic investment for the UNC School of Medicine and UNC Hospitals. We raise critical funding to train the next generation of expert caregivers, move our world-renowned research from the bench to the bedside, and provide the best possible care to people in every county in North Carolina and every corner of the world.

Ilona Jaspers, PhD and Phillip Clapp, PhD
in the Jaspers Lab.
E-cigarette use among teenagers is rising, and early studies from UNC Children’s shed light on possible negative effects. Read More.  
Dr. Shehzad Sheikh
Shehzad Sheikh, MD, PhD discusses his groundbreaking gastrointestinal research and how his patients inspire him. Watch Video.
Members of the stroke team at the
Neurosciences Hospital. 
Thanks to UNC’s top-ranked care, curing a stroke is possible.  Read More.
Dr. Julie Byerley with medical students.
UNC School of Medicine is paving the way for the next generation of Tar Heel doctors. Watch Video.
Dr. Miller with a patient in clinic.
Learn how one UNC physician is changing the game for women’s heart health. Read More.


Dustin and Katie Riedesel on their wedding night. 
A cancer diagnosis changed one couple’s wedding plans, but strengthened their bond. Read More.


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