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UNC Research Overall Stats

Over $1.2B in Annual Research Expenditures from All Sources

UNC Researchʼs Impact on Caldwell

$11103678 in sustained investment for research projects benefitting Caldwell County, FY 19-23

Projects Benefitting Caldwell County

  • Researchers in the Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services research study clinical strategies for managing and reducing long-term opioid use while managing chronic pain with funding from the Research Triangle Institute.
  • The Appalachian Highlands Network is one of 32 National Park Service programs across the country that is dedicated to understanding and preserving unique natural resources through science and education.
  • With funding from Duke University, the UNC School of Medicine runs a free telephone consultation and education program called NC-PAL to help health care providers address the behavioral health needs of pediatric and perinatal patients.