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UNC Research Overall Stats

Over $1.2B in Annual Research Expenditures from All Sources

UNC Researchʼs Impact on Harnett

$6910534 in sustained investment for research projects benefitting Harnett County, FY 19-23

Projects Benefitting Harnett County

  • The UNC Injury Prevention Research Center, with funding from the NFL, studies the benefits of active rehabilitation during recovery after sport-related concussion in professional and amateur athletes.
  • A Duke Endowment-funded project in the UNC School of Nursing studies the effect of at-home cardiac rehabilitation for heart attack patients.
  • With funding from NASA, the UNC Institute for the Environment enlists citizen scientists and satellites to track lake water levels.