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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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Niblock earns prestigious Pisacano Scholarship

NCNC contragulates Franklin Niblock on earning the Piscano Scholarship.   The fourth-year medical student is one of only six medical students from across the country selected for the award from the NCAFP.  Approximately 2600 applicants representing more than 140 medical

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Tamera Coyne-Beasley profiled in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health

Tamera Coyne-Beasley, MD MPH, is profiled in the first issue of The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health

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Is the finger-stick blood test necessary for type 2 diabetes treatment?

In a landmark study, UNC School of Medicine researchers have shown that blood glucose testing does not offer a significant advantage in blood sugar control or quality of life for type 2 diabetes patients who are not treated with insulin.

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Paul Alvarez wins the 2016 NCAFP Student Poster Award

Paul Alvarez wins the 2016 NCAFP Student Poster Award

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NAPCRG Video: Promoting Primary Care Research

This is a video presented at the North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) Annual Meeting on primary care Research

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