Education

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and Kannapolis work toward sustainable future

July 12, 2018

Read the original  article by Nation Han on EdNC for more pictures and highlights. Rowan-Cabarrus Community College (RCCC) has campuses in Salisbury, Kannapolis, and Concord. The college serves 20,000 students annually across 33 degree programs and 138 certificates. The vision of RCCC is to provide an education which will lead to “sustainable futures” for the college’s students […]

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Announces Fifth Annual STEM Open House

March 21, 2016

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College invites the community to an interactive showcase of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs that include rocket building, “Zombies: Fact or Fiction,” and 3D printing and forensic recovery. KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College invites people of all ages to its fifth STEM Open House at its facility on the North Carolina […]

New STEM Education position will facilitate PHHI outreach into the classroom

February 18, 2016

Amy Bowman, a National Board-certified teacher, recently joined the Extension team at N.C. State University’s Plants for Human Health Institute (PHHI) at the N.C. Research Campus in Kannapolis. Bowman will develop and implement STEM-based instructional initiatives related to the research efforts by PHHI faculty. These might include classroom modules with hands-on activity kits, web resources […]

Scientists for a day: NC Research Campus hosts elementary students

November 18, 2015

By Rebecca Rider Read the original story in the Salisbury Post. Don your lab coats and snap on your latex gloves because kids in Kannapolis are brewing up their curiosity in laboratories at the North Carolina Research Campus. Tuesday, fourth- and sixth-graders from Kannapolis City Schools were invited into the Plants for Human Health Institute […]

Perceptions of personalized medicine in an academic health system: Educational findings

May 13, 2015

Perceptions of personalized medicine in an academic health system: Educational findings, 13 May 2015,  Journal of Contemporary Medical Education, Allison Vorderstrasse, Sara Huston Katsanis, Mollie A Minear, Nancy Yang, Tejinder Rakhra-Burris, Jason W Reeves, Robert Cook-Deegan, Geoffrey S Ginsburg, Leigh Ann Simmons. Abstract Objective: Prior reports demonstrate that personalized medicine implementation in clinical care is […]

Bipartisan Policy Center Selects NRI-developed Online Curriculum

September 11, 2014

Read the original article on the UNC Nutrition Research Institute website. Nutrition in Medicine (NIM), an online curriculum for medical students developed by NRI faculty member Martin Kohlmeier, M.D., Ph.D., and NRI Director Steven Zeisel, M.D., Ph.D., has been recommended by the nonprofit Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC), the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, and the […]

Association of Autism With Induced or Augmented Childbirth in North Carolina Birth Record (1990-1998) and Education Research (1997-2007) Databases.

August 12, 2013

Association of Autism With Induced or Augmented Childbirth in North Carolina Birth Record (1990-1998) and Education Research (1997-2007) Databases. JAMA Pediatrics, August 12, 2013. Simon G. Gregory, PhD; Rebecca Anthopolos, MA; Claire E. Osgood, BS; Chad A. Grotegut, MD; Marie Lynn Miranda, PhD. Center for Human Genetics, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, […]