Author Archives: Darren Abrecht
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
The UNC-Chapel Hill Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research is pleased to announce that Dr. George “Mark” Holmes has been appointed as the director of the UNC Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research, one of the oldest … Continued
Top scientists, innovative collaborations, and world-class infrastructure position UNC-CH for new presidential initiative to understand the microbial world
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
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.
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.