Sciences: Seeking Positively Disruptive Change

The most successful universities use their expertise to better society. Poised to lead the way in translating theoretical knowledge into real-world solutions for some of the world's biggest problems, Carolina is building the groundwork to move interidisciplinary innovation forward. By bringing faculty and students together in a collaborative environment that connects life and social sciences with health and biomedical sciences, we will deliver those solutions to more people, faster.

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    Leadership

    From the Frontlines

    Wesley Burks, M.D., dean of UNC School of Medicine, vice chancellor for medical affairs and CEO of UNC Health, shares how students, faculty and researchers are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Health

    Obesity: One Size Does Not Fit All

    Encouraging innovation and team science

    Environment

    Combining Carolina Courses

    Exploring and writing about the everchanging coast of North Carolina

    Sciences

    Taking a Non-Traditional Path

    A community college student's transfer to radiologic science

    Innovation

    Harnessing PRINT

    "I think at the end of the day, we learn the most from those we have the least in common with."

    Innovation

    Virtual Lung Project

    At UNC-Chapel Hill, a team of researchers, including Rich Superfine, see a path toward eliminating lung disease.