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  • Focus on Cheryl Giscombé

    Her research focuses on understanding how to measure stress and how to develop interventions that help people manage stress.

  • Focus Carolina: Erika Wilson

    Law professor Erika Wilson says education is a transformative force in people's lives that the law should support.

  • Focus Carolina returns for second season

    A new faculty member is featured each week in segments broadcast on WCHL.

  • Focus Carolina: Sreedhari Desai

    Sreedhari Desai researches how individuals behave in organizations, with a focus on ethical decision-making, fairness and gender diversity.

  • Focus Carolina: Dr. Robert Bashford

    He helps train future physicians who are committed to serve in our state’s rural areas, where they are needed most.

  • Focus on Frank Baumgartner

    His latest book focuses on the difference in how traffic stops involving black, white and Hispanic drivers are handled by police across the state.

  • Focus Carolina: Dr. Nigel Shaun Matthews

    Dr. Nigel Shaun Matthews is an associate professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the UNC Adams School of Dentistry.

  • Focus On: Samantha Meltzer-Brody

    Dr. Samantha Meltzer-Brody was the principal investigator for clinical trials on the first medicine specifically to treat postpartum depression.

  • Focus on Lewis Lampiris

    With a background in public health dentistry, Dr. Lewis Lampiris gives a different perspective to dental students who mostly intend to enter private practice.

  • Focus Carolina: Kurt Ribisl

    Kurt Ribisl in the School of Public Health says the good news is that cigarette smoking is decreasing. The bad news is that e-cigs and vapes are on the rise. Learn more about his research on Focus Carolina