A Message from the Chair

Dr. Wesley Burks
Dr. Wesley Burks
Welcome to the Department of Pediatrics at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine! Although most of us think of children as generally healthy, nearly one of five will have a chronic or complex illness during childhood that will require care by a pediatric subspecialist. With more than 2.3 million children living throughout the state, this is a challenge to say the least.




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Pediatrics Calendar of Events
University Holiday: Thanksgiving Nov 27, 2014 - Nov 28, 2014
HCS Holiday: Thanksgiving Nov 27, 2014 - Nov 28, 2014
Grand Rounds: Oral Health Dec 04, 2014 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM — Clinic Auditorium
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