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Boyce Awarded Doris Duke Funding for Malaria Study in Uganda

August 17, 2021

The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation has awarded Ross Boyce a 2021 Clinical Scientist Development Award for his research proposal entitled, “Getting malaria off the back of women and children in western Uganda,” which aims at reducing the incidence of malaria … Continued

Global Health Experts Go Local to Create Safe Spaces Amid COVID-19

December 17, 2020

A collaborative team, drawing in part on experience working with disease outbreaks in Africa, has remarkably transformed UNC’s Medical Intensive Care Unit to treat COVID-19 patients. They’ve demonstrated that it’s possible to provide critical care for patients while keeping providers … Continued

Taking the Long View: Cohen Delivers Richardson Lecture

October 13, 2020

Human beings will continue to suffer from infectious diseases, some of them contagious. To fight a new disease, infectious disease physicians first work to define the rules that govern the disease, its spread and the gravity of the infection. Those … Continued