• Look Out! Deer Darting Into Roads

    Highway Safety Research Center Director David Harkey talks about your chances of hitting a deer while driving in North Carolina.

  • Program for Parents Improves ADHD Behaviors in Young Children

    A program that focuses on strengthening parenting skills also improves symptoms of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in 3-8 year-olds, according to researchers at the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute.

  • CPC Fellow Carolyn Halpern To Co-Lead Grant

    A new award co-funded by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities will explore how sexual orientation/gender identity and socioeconomic status intersect and contribute to health and disease.

  • What Makes Storm Surge So Dangerous?

    In the wake of Hurricane Irma, UNC Institute of Marine Sciences Director Rick Luettich talked with CBS News to discuss the science and dangers behind a storm surge.

  • HPDP Director Alice Ammerman Receives Thomas Jefferson Award

    Alice Ammerman, director of the UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention and the inaugural Mildred Kaufman Distinguished Professor of Nutrition, received the 2017 Thomas Jefferson Award on September 8.

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