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A map of North Carolina showing all 100 counties and 14 U.S. Congressional districts.


UNC Research Overall Stats

Over $1.2B in Annual Research Expenditures from All Sources

UNC Researchʼs Impact on Cherokee

$1800862 in sustained investment for research projects benefitting Cherokee County, FY 19-23

Projects Benefitting Cherokee County

  • With funding from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the UNC Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services studies outcomes of rural primary care medication assisted treatment.
  • The UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention runs No Kid Hungry N.C. with funding from Share Our Strength to help end child hunger and ensure kids get the food they need by increasing access to underutilized federal child nutrition programs for school breakfast, afterschool meals, and summer meals.