We must fund professorships to recruit and retain the outstanding faculty who will train the next generation of expert caregivers. We must create research fellowships that enable our scientists to move breakthroughs from the lab to the bedside. From supporting continuing education for nurses, to sponsoring lectureships for the public, our donors will enable UNC Medicine to improve health in local communities and around the world. Exceptional teaching faculty and classroom excellence define our educational mission. We must fund research that fuels instructional innovation. By strengthening our teaching mission, we produce graduates prepared to make an impact on every aspect of human health in every region of the world.

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“What a Real Doctor Should Be”

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An accomplished physician himself, UNC School of Medicine alumnus Dr. William Nebel knows a good doctor when he sees one. And he says Dr. Amy Shaheen, his internist of more than a decade, fits the bill as “what a real … Continued

A Passion for Serving Women

Posted 7 months ago

In her 19 years at UNC, Dr. Samantha Meltzer-Brody has accomplished a lot. She is the founder and Director of the UNC Perinatal Psychiatry Program at the UNC Center for Women’s Mood Disorders. She is the Ray M. Hayworth and … Continued

 

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