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Ron Strauss, DMD, PhD


Dr. Ronald P. Strauss is University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Executive Vice Provost and Chief International Officer. He holds joint appointments in three schools…

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Caressa White


Caressa connects the CFAR to communities and community agencies. She actively aids CFAR investigators in translating research results back to the community…

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Danielle Strauss

Outreach Coordinator

Danielle designs and develops the CFAR’s dissemination and communications strategies to foster knowledge-sharing, partnership, and collaboration…

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Please join us for our next UNC CFAR Biostatistics Core Research Group Meeting!

Dr. Michael Love will speak on analysis approaches for microarray and RNA sequencing data will be presented, with thoughts on how these approaches can apply to HIV research.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Time: 9:30 – 11:00 am
Place: Lineberger, Pagano Conference Room (Room 002)

Dr. Love is an assistant professor of Biostatistics and Genetics. His research concerns statistical and computational methods for the analysis of high-throughput sequencing assays to facilitate biomedical and biological research. He studies the effect of lab-to-lab variation on estimation of gene isoform abundances from RNA-seq, and has developed statistical methods for accurate estimation of isoform abundance in the presence of common technical biases. See MoreSee Less

4 days ago

Join us for this week’s UNC HIV Cure Seminar Series: "Toward Sustained, Effective and Universal Protection from HIV-1"

Michael Farzan, PhD
Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Scripps Research Institute – Florida

May 25, 2017
9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
1131 Bioinformatics
UNC Campus

Refreshments will be served! See MoreSee Less

7 days ago

Join us for this week’s friday morning conference: "Conceptualizing Geo-Sexual Archetypes:
Mapping the Sexual Travels and Ego-Centric Sexual Networks of Gay and Bisexual Men in Toronto, Canada"

Dionne Gesink, PhD
Associate Professor
Dalla Lana School of Public Health
University of Toronto

May 12, 2017
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
1131 Bioinformatics
UNC Campus See MoreSee Less

3 weeks ago