The annual live webcast is an interdisciplinary effort that builds on the expertise and support of UNC campus partners, community agencies, researchers and practitioners in health and education fields. The webcast appeals to organizations and individuals in North Carolina and across the nation with a focus on health equity, educational achievement and economic stabilization in… Read more »

Featured alumni: On September 1, 2008, David McCoy, MEd, MPH, JD became the fifth Controller in North Carolina history following unanimous approval of his nomination by the North Carolina General Assembly. [full story] Alumni news: On August 21, 2010, Tamera Coyne-Beasley received a physicians award at the 17th Annual Legacy Charity Luncheon held by the… Read more »

  “Translational Research: The Road from Efficacy to Equity”Ana Diez-Roux, MD, PhD, MPH Professor, Epidemiology, University of Michigan, School of Public Health Director, Center for Integrative Approaches to Health Disparities & Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health Nina Wallerstein, DrPH, MPH Professor, Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico Director, Center for Participatory… Read more »

Nurse Leader interviews UNC School of Nursing Director of Multicultural Affairs Rumay Alexander Congratulations to Dr. Rumay Alexander and to Nurse Leader on an engaging, insightful, and beautifully illustrated interview. “There were many times I was the first or the only female, first with an earned doctorate in the workplace, youngest, only nurse or only… Read more »

The Annual Minority Health Conference was launched by the Minority Student Caucus in 1977 and has been conducted nearly every year since then. Major objectives are to highlight health issues of concern to people of color and to attract students interested in minority health to the School. Initially the Conference was held in Rosenau Auditorium… Read more »