NC Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute (UNC’s NIH Clinical and Translational Science Awards/UNC School of Medicine), one of a national consortium tasked with accelerating the pace of biomedical research and translation of discoveries into patient therapies.
My role: Almost three years steady communications consulting; online newsletter development, reporting and writing; website development; coverage of special events and medical meetings; media relations.
Partnerships for Environmental Public Health Research (PEPH), a program of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences that facilitates access and use of NIEHS-funded science-based information by all environmental public health stakeholders.
My role: Developed a strategy for disseminating PEPH’s scientific information to a variety of audiences. Later conducted an impact evaluation of one aspect of the program — both with a team of consultants at MDB, Inc.
Superfund Research Program, a program of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.
My role: Conducted a communications audit of the program with a team of consultants at MDB, Inc.
News release for research article published in Journal of Pain, “Acute severe pain is common in sexual assault survivors in the early post-assault period, but rarely treated.”
News release for research article published in the journal Science, “Small DNA circles found outside the chromosomes in mammalian cells and tissues, including human cells.”
Media relations for Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, a program of Cervical Cancer-Free NC (UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health).