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NCNC Summer Newsletter 2020

NCNC has published our Summer 2020 Newsletter  click here Includes information on COVID-19 Registries that may be of interest to healthcare workers and others, COVID-19 Projects, a PCORI Eugene Washington Engagement Award, New Roles for NCNC staff and more

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Healthcare Workers Across America Called to Join PCORnet® Study to Fight COVID-19 Together

HeroesResearch.org clinical research registry launches to answer crucial questions about the impact of novel coronavirus on healthcare workers’ lives DURHAM, N.C. (APRIL 13, 2020) – The Healthcare Worker Exposure Response & Outcomes (HERO) Registry launched today, inviting U.S. healthcare workers

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NCNC Winter 2020 Newsletter

NCNC announces the publication of our Winter 2020 Newsletter

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Katrina Donahue, MD, MPH, Appointed to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

January 14, 2020 Chapel Hill, NC – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Department of Family Medicine professor and vice chair of research, Katrina Donahue MD, MPH, has been appointed to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (Task Force)

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Kent Sutton Presents Poster at D&I Conference

NCNC congratulates Kent Sutton for successfully presenting a poster, “Addressing hypertension in rural primary care: Implementing system-level change using a key driver framework”, at the 12th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation in Health. The conference was held

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Dr. Michelle Hernandez AAAAI Podcast on the “Health Impacts of E-Cigs and Vaping”

Michelle Hernandez recently spoke with Dr Dave Stukus on the AAAI podcast series “Conversations from the World of Allergy”. In the 14th Episode, “The Health Impacts of E-Cigs and Vaping”, she discusses who is using them, how they are being

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Researchers find combined therapy for RA may help speed remission

RTI and UNC-Chapel Hill researchers, including Katrina Donahue, MD, MPH, and Beth Jonas, MD, analyzed results from 22 studies to support combination therapy as a way improve outcomes for some rheumatoid arthritis patients. August 21, 2019 Researchers at the University

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NCNC Summer 2019 Newsletter

NCNC announces the publication of Summer 2019 Newsletter

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NCNC Winter 2019 Newsletter

NCNC announces the publication of our Winter 2019 Newsletter. We have articles about two PCORI dissemination grants that were from the MONITOR and ADAPT-NC projects. We also have two papers from the ADAPT-NC project that were recently published.

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Monitor Trial makes the top 20 AAFP Papers for Primary Care Physicians.

Katrina Donahue’s Monitor trial placed among the AAFP’s Top 20 Research Studies for Primary Care Physicians. “The goal of the review process is to identify POEMs: patient-oriented evidence that matters. A POEM must report patient-oriented outcomes, such as improvement in

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