News and Events Archive

Kristin Newby - "Food & Precision Medicine in the context of the MURDOCK Study"

April 5, 2017 - 12:30 PM

Kristin Newby, Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology at Duke University Medical Center, and PI of the MURDOCK Study presents:

"Food & Precision Medicine in the context of the MURDOCK Study"

Lunch workshop, Wed., April 5, 2017, Cone 113, 12:30-2:00

Free and open...

Moustafa Bayoumi, "This Muslim American Life in the Age of Donald Trump"

March 23, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Moustafa Bayoumi, Assoc. Professor English, Brooklyn College, CUNY, presents:

"This Muslim American Life in the Age of Donald Trump"

Public Lecture, Thurs. March 23, 2017, Center City, 7:00-8:30. Everyone welcome!


Infertility Discussion

February 28, 2017 - 11:30 AM

A cosponsored event that might be of interest...

Details below... for your own copy of the flyer, download the pdf here.

Or the .jpg here.



Juliane Hammer, "For Love and Mercy: Exploring Matrimonial Practices in American Muslim Communities"

February 22, 2017 - 2:00 PM

Juliane Hammer, Assoc. Prof. and Kenan Rifai Scholar of Islamic Studies, UNC Chapel Hill presents:

"For Love and Mercy...

Gabriel Lázaro-Muñoz - "Return of Results in Psychiatric Genomics Research: Challenges and Potential Solutions"

February 16, 2017 - 12:30 PM

Gabriel Lázaro-Muñoz, Postdoctoral Researcher Center for Genomics and Society at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill School of Medicine (and soon Asst. Prof. at the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine), presents:

"Return of Results in Psychiatric Genomics Research:...

Conference: Incarceration across the Americas

February 11, 2017 - 5:30 PM

For the full program, click here.



Student Coffee Hour: Growing Up Immigrant in Charlotte

January 19, 2017 - 7:00 PM

(The Links below won't work.  To register, go here. For parking information, go here.)


Email Link on Webpage!

December 19, 2016 - 11:15 AM

Note the addition to the right of our webpage - a new email link!  Sign-up there and you'll get the blog-posts and other event updates via email, automatically.  The link will take you to a google form, where you type your email in.  If you're willing to click on a radio button, we'd love to know your affiliation, but that's not required.  If you're already on our email...

End of Semester News

December 9, 2016 - 4:30 PM

As the semester winds down, we wanted to remind everyone of upcoming programming in the Spring and take note of a couple of recent Center speakers in the news.  First, both Mary Ann Franks and...

Saba Fatima, "The Muslim-American Problem"

November 16, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Saba Fatima, Assistant Prof. of Philosophy, SIU Edwardsville presents:

"The Muslim-American Problem"

Public Lecture, Wed. Nov 16, 2016, 2-3:15, Cone 210. Everyone welcome!


Abstract: Saba Fatima writes about issues of Muslim...