News & Announcements
Intervention program targets childhood obesity
MATCH Wellness aims to motivate and empower middle-schoolers to take personal responsibility for their health. Currently taught in 17 schools throughout the Carolinas, the program was recently awarded a grant to gradually increase coverage to as many as 100 North Carolina schools over the next three years.
ECU Physicians improving patient care via digital records
The clinical practice of the Brody School of Medicine has been recognized for significantly improving patient care through the use of their electronic medical record system. ECU Physicians was recently awarded nearly $2.2 million by the federal government for demonstrating “meaningful use” of their EMR system.
Psychiatrist unveils teens' views about e-cigarettesECU psychiatrist Dr. Vivek Anand, clinical assistant professor of child and adolescent psychiatry at the Brody School of Medicine, published research that shows what adolescents in eastern North Carolina think of electronic cigarettes and how they’re using them.