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.




Hard fall brings national BMX champion to UNC

moore250When national BMX champion Cameron Moore was injured during a recent race, an ambulance rushed him to UNC's Pediatric Emergency Department. Aching to get back on the bike and defend his title, Cameron talks about his experience. Read it here >>

Pediatrics Tweets

Calendar of Events
Grand Rounds: Evaluation and Management of Pediatric Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders Aug 28, 2014 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM — Old Clinic Auditorium
Morbidity & Mortality Conference Aug 29, 2014 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM — Curnen Denny Conference Room
Faculty Drop-In Photo Session Sep 11, 2014 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM — N.C. Women’s Hospital Conference Room 4
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Faculty Development

Faculty DevelopmentThe Department of Pediatrics is committed to helping its faculty members achieve and exceed their career goals. Learn more >>