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A guide to style and usage for content related to UNC Health and UNC School of Medicine.

The Foundation’s branding guidelines have details about logos, colors and more here. 


Hospitals, health entities and UNC SOM medical campuses

Do you struggle to remember the right name for N.C. Children’s Hospital? Find this and other commonly used names here.

Titles and credentials

Learn what the letters “PGY-1” by a resident’s name actually mean, and more!

Dates, times, numbers

What is AP style for dates? Find out here.

Words and usage, including medical terms

Stay consistent with our style for medical and health-related terms and programs like Kenan Primary Care Medical Scholars.


Bullet lists, capitalization, hyphenation, and more!