Innovation made fundamental

We take to heart the Innovate Carolina mission to move a greater number of valuable ideas into the world faster, where they can make the greatest social and economic impact possible. Members of the Gillings community are committed to innovation in research, teaching, and practice. Our resources, including the $50M Gillings gift, allow us to accelerate responses to some of the most pressing public health problems across North Carolina and around the world.

solving urgent, extremely important public health issues

master the skills to create novel, new, and implemented solutions

student, faculty, and alumni ventures make an impact

Message from the Managing Director

Featured Event
Infusing Creativity into Science with Dr. Nabarun Dasgupta

Innovation Fellow Dr. Nab Dasgupta (EPID 2013), a scientist, innovator and social entrepreneur with a passion for telling true stories about health with numbers, discusses how to effectively merge the visually creative process with science communications.

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