Adam O. Goldstein

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.

MD, MPH
Professor; UNC Tobacco Intervention 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 4000 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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