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Adam O. Goldstein, MD, MPH, is a UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center member, Director of UNC Tobacco Intervention Programs, Director of Departmental Advancement and Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Professor, Family Medicine
Director, UNC Tobacco Treatment Programs
UNC-Chapel Hill
Cancer Prevention and Control

Area of Interest

I am interested in all aspects of tobacco use interventions. This includes tobacco policy, cessation, youth prevention, advertising and electronic cigarettes. I am the medical director of UNC’s Tobacco Treatment Programs in the School of Medicine that treats over 4,000 tobacco users annually in inpatient, cancer, worksite and outpatient settings.

Awards and Honors

  • 2011: WCHL Hometown Hero Award, Chapel Hill, NC, December, 2010
  • 2010: U.S. Army Dental Command Presentation Award
  • 2009: Evan’s Lifetime Leadership Award, Durham
  • 2006: Academy of Educators, UNC School of Medicine
  • 2003: Ned Brooks Award for Service
  • 2002: 4H Distinguished Service Award
  • 2001: UNC Chancellor’s Award for Service
  • 2000: Physician Excellence Prevention Award, North Carolina Prevention Partners
  • 2000: Award for Community Service, Governor James Hunt
  • 1999: Young Leadership Award, Durham/Chapel Hill Jewish Federation
  • 1998: Rising Star Award University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC
  • 1997: Excellence in teaching and scholarship, UNC Department of Family Medicine
  • 1990: NIH National Research Service Award – Primary Care Research Fellowship, Chapel Hill, NC

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