Gillings School researchers support multi-center national study on blood pressure interventions

November 20, 2023
A comparative effectiveness clinical trial will expand from the Southeast to include two sites in Illinois.

Comprehensive antiviral landscape assessment guides Research and Development

November 20, 2023
Developed in partnership with SciVida, the first-of-its-kind database lays the groundwork for READDI’s pipeline of broad-spectrum pandemic drugs. 

Fifth National Climate Assessment provides roadmap to better air quality and health

November 14, 2023
Dr. Jason West is lead author on the chapter on air quality in the new Fifth National Climate Assessment, which highlights opportunities to coordinate actions that address both climate change and air quality simultaneously.

New study shows forever chemicals found in indoor air and in clothes

November 16, 2023
Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), also known as "forever chemicals" were found in indoor air and cloth material in a newly published study.

15 Gillings School experts named to Clarivate's 2023 Highly Cited Researchers List

November 15, 2023
Clarivate's Highly Cited Researchers have demonstrated significant and broad influence in their field(s) of research and have greatly extended the frontiers of knowledge to make the world healthier, more sustainable and more secure.

Why READDI Inc.?

November 13, 2023
READDI Inc. is de-risking the earliest stages of drug development to bridge a gap so treacherous it’s known as the “Valley of Death.” 

UNC-led study links exposure to metals in NC well water to preterm birth risk

November 10, 2023
The new study found that in North Carolina, prenatal exposure to certain metals in private well water was linked with a significantly increased risk of preterm birth. 

Dr. Kristin Reiter named chair of Gillings School’s Department of Health Policy and Management

November 7, 2023
Reiter came to Carolina in 2005 as an assistant professor of health policy and management. In 2017, she was named both a full professor and associate chair of the department.

16 Gillings School undergraduates inducted into Phi Beta Kappa

November 6, 2023
Past and present Phi Beta Kappa members from across the country have included 17 American presidents, 42 U.S. Supreme Court Justices, more than 150 Nobel Laureates and numerous artistic, intellectual and political leaders.

The Abstract: November 6, 2023

November 6, 2023
Dr. Aaron Salzberg receives new honors and UNC hosts another successful INSS conference.

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