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25710
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Dr. Walter Pories, a founding chairman of the East Carolina School of Medicine’s Department of Surgery, is being honored with the UNC Board of Governors highest honor, the O. Max Gardner Award for his innovations in animal nutrition and the treatment of obesity and diabetes with the gastric bypass surgical method.
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Edge (NoCar LD 1741 E44 E33), Vol. Issue , Spring 2002, p6-11, il Periodical Website
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25711
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The East Carolina University Geology Department has landed a huge project—to decipher 10,000 years of coastal North Carolina evolution. In conjunction with state and federal researchers, ECU geologists are attempting to better understand short and long term drivers of coastal change.
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Edge (NoCar LD 1741 E44 E33), Vol. Issue , Spring 2002, p12-15, il Periodical Website
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25716
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Centered at East Carolina, The North Carolina Agromedicine Institute has received a $3 million grant to establish the Southeast Coastal Center for Agromedicine, to promote health and safety for workers and communities in agricultural, forestry and fisheries industries.
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Edge (NoCar LD 1741 E44 E33), Vol. Issue , Spring 2002, p32 Periodical Website
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25708
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Dr. R. Martin Roop II, associate professor of microbiology and immunology at East Carolina, is examining how Brucella works in order to prepare a vaccine against this potential biological weapon.
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Edge (NoCar LD 1741 E44 E33), Vol. Issue , Spring 2002, p2 Periodical Website
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25715
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East Carolina history professor Dr. Roger Biles has previously studied the New Deal, the Depression era, and other issues that have affected major urban areas. Now, Biles is turning his attention to the towns that tobacco built.
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Edge (NoCar LD 1741 E44 E33), Vol. Issue , Spring 2002, p31 Periodical Website
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25709
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The Leo W. Jenkins Cancer Center, jointly supported by ECU’s Brody School of Medicine and Pitt County Memorial Hospital, has become the site for testing a new field of photodynamic therapy.
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Edge (NoCar LD 1741 E44 E33), Vol. Issue , Spring 2002, p3 Periodical Website
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25712
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Various projects at East Carolina University are exploring ways to improve the public education system. Options include training teachers, improving mentoring programs, and adding academic competition.
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Edge (NoCar LD 1741 E44 E33), Vol. Issue , Spring 2002, p18-21, il Periodical Website
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25713
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Dr. Paul Cunningham, chair of the East Carolina University and Medical Center Institutional Review Board explains the ethics and responsibilities required in working with human subjects in research, and how ECU works to prevent unwanted consequences.
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Edge (NoCar LD 1741 E44 E33), Vol. Issue , Spring 2002, p22-25 Periodical Website
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25714
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Students and professors at East Carolina University are chronicling the 25 year journey through slavery and beyond of one Allen Parker.
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Edge (NoCar LD 1741 E44 E33), Vol. Issue , Spring 2002, p26-30, il Periodical Website
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25717
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The new Center for Geographic Information Science at East Carolina University utilizes the latest GIS hardware and software, uses and produces the most contemporary databases, and trains students for entry into this cutting edge field.
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Edge (NoCar LD 1741 E44 E33), Vol. Issue , Spring 2002, p33, il Periodical Website