Here at the Gillings School of Global Public Health, we don’t just say “Local is global”—we live it every day. We’ve been proudly and enthusiastically providing innovative public health education, research, solutions and service for nearly 75 years to North Carolina’s residents – from the coast to the mountains and everywhere in between. There aren’t enough pages in this issue of Carolina Public… Read more »

Committed to North Carolina In 2015, we mark the 75th anniversary of the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. In this issue, we focus on some of the many faculty and staff members and students at the School whose work benefits North Carolina. We are committed today, as were those who came before us,… Read more »

From the dean’s desk PDF HTML A glimpse into our work across North Carolina PDF HTML Jonathan Kotch PDF HTML Carmen Samuel-Hodge PDF HTML Howard Weinberg PDF HTML N.C. Institute for Public Health PDF HTML Geni Eng PDF HTML Heart Healthy Lenoir PDF HTML Bill Gentry PDF HTML Alumna Perspective PDF HTML School News PDF… Read more »

Fall 2010 flip book – Obesity Click anywhere on the image to view the magazine full screen, or flip through the pages here. In full screen view, click a second time to zoom in. Back to other viewing options Last updated June 07, 2013

Dr. Hajime Kanamori November 07, 2012   A belief in ‘kizuna’   Dr. Kanamori “Fortunately, I can let you know I’m alive.” Those were the sober words of Hajime Kanamori, MD, PhD, MPH, in an email to colleagues at UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health in March 2011. Kanamori was in the northern part… Read more »

WHO Cares May 17, 2012   Dr. Sandra Martin Sandra Martin works with the World Health Organization (WHO) to assure optimal care for women survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.   Dr. Sandra Martin’s career has been devoted to preventing violence and helping violence survivors recover from trauma. Martin’s research has focused on violence… Read more »

Atkinson chosen as foundation board president November 07, 2012   The gift of leadership – Atkinson chosen as foundation board president   Delton Atkinson chats with friends at 2011 Minority Health Conference. Delton Atkinson, MPH, a division director in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics, has been elected president… Read more »

The Swartz Scholarship November 07, 2012 The Swartz Scholarship – meeting an immediate need John and Dorothy Swartz 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… Read more »

Fall 2008 flip book – Accelerate Click anywhere on the image to view the magazine full screen, or flip through the pages here. In full screen view, click a second time to zoom in. Back to other viewing options Last updated June 07, 2013

The birth of BioDeptronix May 01, 2013 Scientific improvisation puts researchers in good company Will Vizuete is a huge fan of jazz. In 2009 and 2010, he was disc jockey for a weekly jazz program on WXYC, the UNC campus station, and he’s still a volunteer DJ on occasion. Part of what he loves about… Read more »