Alumni Events

Mark Rampolla was the 48th annual Foard Lecture speaker. Rampolla currently is the co-founder and managing partner at Powerplant Ventures LP, an investment organization interested in delivering better nutrition to people around the world, and also was co-founder and chief executive officer of ZICO.

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Upcoming Events

BIOS Alumni Panels

Alumni from the Biostatistics master’s and doctoral programs provide advice and career insight to current BIOS students during a moderated Q&A segment, followed by questions from the audience.

Master’s Alumni Panel
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
5:15 to 6:15 p.m.
1301 McGavran-Greenberg Hall

Doctoral Alumni Panel
Thursday, March 23, 2017
5:15 to 6:15 p.m.
1301 McGavran-Greenberg Hall

Hosted by the Biostatistics Alumni Chapter and the Biostatistics Student Association. For more information, please contact Todd Schwartz (MS ’98, DrPH ’04), Biostatistics Alumni Chapter President

HPM Alumni Reception

Thursday, March 2, 2017
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Dresslers Restaurant, Charlotte, NC
More details to come!

BIOS Alumni Reception

Monday, March 13, 2017
5:30 to 7 p.m.
Mission, Dupont Circle, Washington, DC
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MCH Family Reunion

Friday, April 7, 2017, 4 p.m.
Michael Hooker Research Center, Lower Atrium
For more details and register – click HERE.

49th Annual Fred T. Foard, Jr. Memorial Lecture

Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6 p.m.

Featuring Keynote Speaker
Barry M. Popkin, PhD
W. R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Nutrition
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

“Creating a Healthier Global Diet and Preventing Global Obesity: Our Global Food Research Programs’ Role and Impact”

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Questions About Events?

Please contact Amanda Law, Director of Special Events & Campaign Projects at or (919) 843-0661.