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Getting Lean: SON Teams Work to Make the SON Work Better

August 26, 2016 | In Faculty, Staff

You may have seen it up there on Carrington’s fifth floor conference room — a pink sign guarding the door: “DO NOT ENTER. Lean Work Groups at work.”

If, like me, you haven’t encountered “Lean” before, you might reasonably imagine the room is playing host to a much-needed support group for recently carb-deprived colleagues. It isn’t.

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Black Named Chair of Health Care Environments Division

July 13, 2016 | In Faculty, Leadership

Congratulations to Beth Black who became the Chair of the Health Care Environments Division on July 1. She takes over for Cheryl Jones, who stepped away from the chairmanship to focus on her research and her continuing role as the director of the UNC Hillman Scholars Program for Nursing Innovation.