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
Grand Rounds - A Novel Metabolic Disorder: A Scientific and Personal Journey Oct 23, 2014 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM — Clinic Auditorium
Pedal 4 Peds #5 Oct 25, 2014 07:30 AM - 05:00 PM — UNC’s Wellness Center, Cary, N.C., 350 Stonecroft Ln, Cary
Women and Leadership Oct 29, 2014 08:00 AM - 11:30 PM — Women's Hospital Conference Room 4
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