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Jan 21

The latest COVID-19 science — easily understood through a new dashboard

The world has been living with the COVID-19 pandemic for nearly a year and we still have so many questions....
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Jan 21

Faculty Fellow Penny Gordon-Larsen featured on WRAL

Penny Gordon-Larsen, CPC Faculty Fellow and associate dean for research at UNC-Chapel Hill's Gillings School of Global Public Health, joins WRAL to discuss the dashboard. (WRAL)
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Jan 21

Faculty Fellow Whitney Robinson publishes COVID-19 response in Insight

Faculty Fellow Whitney Robinson published an essay "Known Knowns, Known Unknowns, and Unknown Unknowns: the Complexities of COVID-19 Vaccine Prioritization" in Insight, a new publication started by UNC SILS Associate Professor Zeynep Tufekci.
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Nov 20

UNC Researchers Receive NSF Grant to Study Extreme Weather Events with Interdisciplinary Approach

This is UNC’s first GCR award, and it’s one that aligns perfectly with Carolina’s recent implementation of the Institute for Convergent Science (ICS). First concepted in 2018, ICS fosters collaboration among researchers in the life, health, and biomedical sciences to accelerate new knowledge.
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Oct 20

A Snapshot of Reopening N.C. Schools for In-Person Learning

This piece was originally published by UNC Research on October 28, 2020. As schools across the state operate online or...
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Oct 20

News and Highlights from CPC affiliates in 2020

New Add Health data: In August 2020, Add Health released the following datasets: Wave V Demographics - Home Exam, Wave...
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Oct 20

Viewpoint: Unhealthy food needs prominent warning labels

The United States should require prominent warning labels on the front of product packaging to alert consumers when food products...
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Oct 20

CPC at the 2020 Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science (IAPHS) Conference

The 2020 Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science (IAPHS) Conference was held virtually from September 30, 2020 – October 2,...
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Sep 20

Muscatell awarded Young Investigator Grant

Assistant professor of psychology and neuroscience Keely Muscatell’s research addresses the topic of how race-related stress affects the brain among Black Americans with schizophrenia.
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Sep 20

Obesity linked with higher risk for COVID-19 complications

From COVID-19 risk to recovery, the odds are stacked against those with obesity, and a new study led by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill raises concerns about the impact of obesity on the effectiveness of a future COVID-19 vaccine.
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