Category: Centers and Institutes
Tom Heath is an exceptional leader who has administered many of UNC’s most complex grants and contracts. Since 1989, he has had financial oversight of more than 700 funded research projects.
Highway Safety Research Center Director David Harkey talks about your chances of hitting a deer while driving in North Carolina.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Coastal Resilience Center of Excellence has partnered with the Town of Princeville, Edgecombe County, the NC State College of Design, and NC Emergency Management to help design a future for Princeville that reflects community needs and respects history.
Apostolos Alexandridis, UNC Injury Prevention Research Center research assistant, is first author for a new paper titled, “A Statewide Evaluation of Seven Strategies to Reduce Opioid Overdose in North Carolina,” published by Injury Prevention.
Carolina Population Center Fellows Pam Jagger, Mike Emch, and Barbara Entwisle have been awarded a $4.8 million grant from the National Science Foundation Partnerships in International Research and Education (PIRE) program.