A Message from the Chair

Dr. Wesley BurksWelcome 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
Grand Rounds Jan 29, 2015 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM — Clinic Auditorium
Clinic Redesign Jan 29, 2015 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM — Old Clinic Auditorium
Morbidity & Mortality Conference Jan 30, 2015 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM — Curnen Denny Conference Room
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