Peter Gal, Director of Greensboro's Area Health Education Center Pharmacy Education Division, is developing two techniques, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, to assist the clinical pharmacist in the treatment of hospitalized infants and children.
Dr. James C. Parke, Chair of the Department of Pediatrics at the Charlotte Area Health Education Center, has been a part of the effort to create vaccines for children affected with Hib meningitis for twenty years.
Freddie Parker, a history student in the Carolina Minority Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, is attempting to uncover information about the days of slavery by analyzing advertisements for runaway slaves.
Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have found that \"good\" cancer cells can, by means of intra-tumor communication, effectively prevent \"bad\" cancer cells from spreading. This is a novel approach to cancer treatment.
A work-study program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's School of Information and Library Science is one of the most innovative in the nation. Interns' experience at the EPA library in Research Triangle Park is invaluable.
The Civil War and the period from 1871 to 1875, when the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill closed its doors, shattered the classical curriculum of the antebellum years. Subsequent developments inaugurated the modern research university.