Administrative Faculty and Staff

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    • Dr. BurksA. Wesley Burks, MD
      Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics
      Physician-in-Chief, North Carolina Children’s Hospital

    • Dr. DarvilleToni Darville, MD
      Vice Chair, Research

    • Dr. KellyKevin Kelly, MD
      Professor and Vice Chair, Clinical Operations
      Pediatrician-in-Chief, North Carolina Children's Hospital



  • Contracts and Grants Manager
    Divisions: NPM, GI 
  • David Elkins
    Associate Director for Research Administration
    Divisions: GPAM, GENE, HEM-ONC
  • Kira Frediani
    Administrative Director
    Divisions: Administration, CMEP
  • Ron Knight
    Contracts & Grants Manager
    Divisions: LRB, CEMALB
  • Lori Slack
    Contracts & Grants Manager
    Divisions: AIR, ID, PCCM

  • Contracts & Grants Manager
    Divisions: PULM, ENDO