UNC Secures $2.5m USDA Microbiome Research Award

October 10, 2016

Funding Supports the Recently Announced White House Microbiome Initiative By Layla Dowdy, Office of Research Communications How communities of microbes influence the transmission of diseases is the subject of a new grant awarded by U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National … Continued

Maximizing Microbiome Knowledge

May 13, 2016

Top scientists, innovative collaborations, and world-class infrastructure position UNC-CH for new presidential initiative to understand the microbial world

How to Network with Intention

February 3, 2016

by Dara Wilson-Grant If you are looking for a job or thinking about a career change, you’ve probably been told that networking is the answer. According to the statistics, between 40 and 80 percent of all jobs are landed through … Continued

Protecting New Orleans 10 years after Katrina

August 27, 2015

Ten years after Hurricane Katrina, the city of New Orleans relies on a UNC researcher’s expertise on major storms and the strength of the levee system protecting the city.

MEASURE Evaluation around the world

August 24, 2015

For a quarter century, the Carolina Population Center’s MEASURE Evaluation program has helped developing countries around the world to gather, interpret and use data in order to strengthen health care systems and save lives.