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Rohit Ramaswamy

Fourth UNC Gillings Visiting Professor Named to Public Health School

February 10, 2009

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Gillings School of Global Public Health has awarded a Gillings Visiting Clinical Associate Professorship to Rohit Ramaswamy, Ph.D., to develop a pilot distance-based learning program for public health professionals around the world. Ramaswamy, an adjunct professor in the school’s public health leadership program, is president of Service… Read more »

Two UNC Musicologists Awarded Competitive NEH Fellowships

February 3, 2009

Two musicologists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have won 2009 fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities for book projects, on music during World War II and the myth of “absolute music.” The one-year research fellowships of $50,400 each were awarded to Annegret Fauser and Mark Evan Bonds, professors of… Read more »

National Library of Medicine, Corn, Grinding

National Library of Medicine’s Traveling Global Health Exhibit to Visit Campus

The UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health will host an exhibition developed by the National Institutes of Health’s National Library of Medicine. “Against the Odds: Making a Difference in Global Health” will be on display Feb. 6-13 in the School’s Michael Hooker Research Center atrium. Topics addressed in the display include community health, food,… Read more »

Myron Cohen

UNC Global Health Update

Myron S. Cohen, MD Director, Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases Happy Chinese New Year to all. The 21st century has been dubbed “the China century.”  With a population of 1.3 billion, China is home to nearly 20 percent of the world’s population and is fast becoming a keystone of the global economy.  Over… Read more »

Michael Reiter, Ph.D., of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

UNC Scientist Recognized for Computer Security Innovations

January 21, 2009

Michael Reiter, Ph.D., of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has been recognized by an international computer organization for his innovations in computer security. Reiter, the Lawrence M. Slifkin Distinguished Professor of Computer Science in the College of Arts and Sciences, has been named a fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery, the… Read more »