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In order to continue supporting our community while also helping to slow the spread of COVID-19, UNC Health Foundation will be offering a series of virtual engagement opportunities covering a variety of relevant and timely topics. We hope these will offer helpful information and support during this challenging time, and we look forward to connecting with you soon. For questions about an upcoming virtual event, please contact Allison Baranowski at or 919.843.7648.

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Past Virtual Events

UNC Health Game Changers – October 13

On October 13, we heard from Dr. Cindy Gay and Dr. Jonathan Parr, two of our leading experts in the field of infectious diseases. The two gave a helpful updated regarding COVID-19 as well as information on UNC Health’s phase 3 clinical trial for Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine.

UNC Health Game Changers – September 29

On September 29, we heard from Drs. Crystal Cené and Michael Herce and Ms. Randi Towns. They all are leading the charge in improving healthcare access and eliminating health disparities across our state.

UNC Health Game Changers – Sept. 15

On Sept. 15, Drs. Myron Cohen and William Fischer joined Dr. Wesley Burks and guests in the latest installment of the COVID-19 Game Changers series. Topics included how UNC Health is building on its foundation of testing and patient care to develop therapeutics and vaccines as well as what’s next in the fight against the pandemic.

Impact Series: Mental Health Resources

On Sept. 10, UNC Health Drs. Cristy Page, Samantha Meltzer-Brody and Samuel McLean were joined by One Mind president Brandon Staglin, MS, to discuss resources available to help healthcare workers and community members deal with mental health challenges during the pandemic.

UNC Health Game Changers – June 10

On June 10, Drs. Luther Bartelt, David Margolis and Joseph Eron joined guests in the third of three UNC Health Game Changers events to give a closer look at how UNC Health is combating COVID-19.

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UNC Coaches Thank Health Care Workers

WATCH some all-stars from North Carolina Tar Heels Athletics say “thank you” to our UNC Health heroes fighting on the front lines against COVID-19. After you watch, don’t miss a special opportunity to join these coaches & express YOUR gratitude. Visit us here to leave your words of encouragement for our hard-working health heroes TODAY: Go Heels!

Posted by UNC Health Foundation on Wednesday, April 15, 2020