From the Chair

The extensive cliniFAC-KibbeMelina-160818.jpgcal services provided by the Department of Surgery are dedicated to the wellness and treatment of adults and children in North Carolina. We specialize in the most complicated illnesses and conditions, and serve as a surgical referral center for patients and physicians from throughout the United States and worldwide. Our faculty, staff, and residents are committed to service and excellence as we provide the best care possible, create new knowledge, and educate the surgeons and teachers of tomorrow.

In great appreciation and respect, I acknowledge the work and dedication of my predecessors, who served as Chairman of Surgery:
Nathan A. Womack, MD (1951-1966)
Colin G. Thomas, Jr., MD (1966-1984)
George F. Sheldon, MD (1984-2001)
Anthony A. Meyer, MD, PhD (2001-2016)

We welcome your interest and any questions you might have about our Department.


Melina Kibbe, MD
Chair, Department of Surgery

Southeastern Surgical Congress Annual Merit Meeting - Abstract Submission Deadline Sep 22, 2017 12:00 AM
NC TRaCS Pilot Awards for Translational Research Grant Deadline Oct 10, 2017 12:00 AM
Lawrence Gottlieb, MD Oct 18, 2017 12:00 AM — Professor of Surgery Director, Burn and Complex Wound Center The University of Chicago
NC TRaCS $2K Grant Awards Deadline(s) Oct 18, 2017 12:00 AM — October 18, 2017; November 15, 2017; December 20; 2017
American College of Surgeons -- UNC Reception Oct 23, 2017 12:00 AM — Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego
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