Supporting the Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute

. John and Dorothy Swartz love to travel. When they established the Swartz Scholarship at UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, their inspiration was drawn from the many faces of public health they encountered in their trips around the world. Their scholarship provides full tuition and fees to a Public Health Leadership Program executive… Read more »

Atkinson chosen as foundation board president

A distinguished professorship that supports two ventures

. Leadership, vision and community responsibility are among Dr. Mike Kafrissen’s strongest attributes – and the traits he says he most admires in others. Through the years, he has collaborated with many people who have been affiliated with the School. He knew Dr. Bill Roper, former dean of the public health school, in Roper’s role… Read more »


Saving lives while giving back to North Carolina

Discovering what every body is craving

Scientific improvisation puts researchers in good company