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UNC Research Overall Stats

Over $1.2B in Annual Research Expenditures from All Sources

UNC Researchʼs Impact on Richmond

$5608988 in sustained investment for research projects benefitting Richmond County, FY 19-23

Projects Benefitting Richmond County

  • With funding from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services, researchers from the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health are evaluating how to improve maternal and child health outcomes.
  • Funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the UNC Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research identifies and overcomes barriers to medical providers incorporating evidence-based treatment for opioid use disorder into their practice.
  • 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.