• a container of vegetables on a table

    Addressing Food Insecurity

    The UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention’s Jessica Soldavini has received a predoctoral fellowship from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture to address food insecurity and improve dietary quality among low-income populations.

  • a mother hugs her daughter

    Strong Families, Less Depression

    Close and cohesive family relationships, understanding, and shared good times protect teens from depression in adolescence and later in life, according to a new study from UNC Carolina Population Center researchers.

  • A "Welcome to North Carolina" highway sign

    North Carolina’s Rapid Growth

    In 2017, nearly 368,000 individuals moved into the state. Where are these new residents moving from? Florida, Virginia, South Carolina, New York, and California, according to Carolina Demography.

  • Crystal Wiley Cené

    Improving Patient Priorities Care

    The UNC Sheps Center’s Crystal Wiley Cené receives an R01 award to conduct a five-year study to implement and evaluate a patient priorities care intervention in eight primary care practices in North Carolina.

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    New Codes for New Modes

    The UNC Highway Safety Research Center is working with a multidisciplinary team of researchers to improve the surveillance of injuries related to micromobility devices like electric scooters.


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