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No Fireworks Are Safe; Even “Innocent” Sparklers Can Cause Serious Injuries
The North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center at UNC Health Care and UNC Kittner Eye Center want people to know the facts about fireworks, so everyone has a fun and safe Fourth of July.
Edward Bahnson, Ph.D., Honored with Young Investigator Award
Congratulations Edward Bahnson, Ph.D.!
Department of Surgery 5 Year Strategic Plan
"Achieving surgical leadership demands bold ambition and exceptionally dedicated people. At UNC's Department of Surgery, we are fortunate to be rich in both Our strategic plan is the result of an incredible amount of collaborative, thoughtful, and dedicated work from across the department." - Melina R Kibbe, MD, FACS, FAHA, Department of Surgery Chair
UNC Surgery Wins Softball Game vs Duke
University of North Carolina Department of Surgery wins big against Duke.
Dr. Andrea Hayes-Jordan, Chief, Division of Pediatric Surgery
Dr. Andrea Hayes-Jordan joins the UNC-Chapel Hill Department of Surgery as Professor and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Surgery as well as Surgeon in Chief for UNC Children's Hospital. She discusses her groundbreaking work with desmoplastic small round cell tumors, the technique she perfected for previously inoperable pediatric patients, and how divine intervention played a role in her choice of specialty.
Dr. Don Nakayama Joins Pediatric Surgery
Dr. Don Nakayama is a new faculty member joining the division of pediatrics. He is returning to UNC where he originally taught in the late 90s. Dr. Nakayama talks about his return to teaching, how he chose his specialty and his interest in surgical history.
Dr. David Ollila Appointed as Consultant with the American Board of Surgery
Dr. Anthony Charles Awarded Fellowship
Dr. Anthony Charles has been awarded Fellowship to the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh.
New Islet Cell Transplant Program, First in North Carolina, Giving Pancreatitis Patients a Better Option
Dr. Michael Williford inducted into AOA
Dr. Timothy Farrell elected into the American Surgical Association
Erica Peters receives AHA Postdoctoral Fellowship Award
Congratulations Dr. Tyler Ellis
Dr. Melina Kibbe leads national fight against sex bias in drug development
March 30 is National Doctors' Day!
Dr. Williams named Medical Director of BICU
Ernie Grant wins Artz Distinguished Service Award
Department of Surgery Winter Newsletter 2018
The Department of Surgery publishes a quarterly, online newsletter featuring the latest updates on our department's clinical, educational, and research developments along with a "Message from the Chair." Join us in welcoming our new team members and stay connected to learn about the exciting accomplishments of our faculty, trainees, staff, and alumni.
Dr. Jared Gallaher Awarded Second Place for Resident Paper
Resident Places Second at the Annual Resident Trauma Competition
29th Annual May Day Trauma Conference
Annual Trauma Conference to be Held at UNC's Friday Center