health

Esteban Agudo plays pickleball

Volleying Research and Life

From pickleball to LEGO, Carolina researchers engage in a variety of hobbies to escape stressors...
Denise Yookong Williams

Healing with Art

Denise “Dee” Yookong Williams uses art to help LGBTQ youth and youth of color process...
Christina Cruz

Teachers for Mental Health

By combining best practices in education and mental health care, Christina Cruz works to enhance...
Mary Kimmel

Taking Care of Moms

Mary Kimmel is a physician researcher, advocate, and mom dedicated to changing the way mothers...
Nivi Ramasamy

RUNC: Nivi Ramasamy

Nivi Ramasamy unravels the link between obesity and cancer...
Jordan April at UNC's law library

Getting the Lead Out

Jordan April is establishing a national database that will empower residents facing health concerns about...
Rhianna Lee

For Her Brother

Upon watching her brother grow up and struggle with cystic fibrosis, Rhianna Lee has dedicated...
Marc Emerson

Approaching Epidemiology with Empathy

Marc Emerson’s experiences growing up in Navajo Nation guide his research on health equity in...
Marcia Herman-Giddens

The Children’s Advocate

Marcia Edwina Herman-Giddens has spent her career researching hard-hitting issues in children’s health care and...