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Assistant Professor

Biographical Information

Dr. Hester served as Medical Director of the Chatham Hospital Emergency Department for over 15 years, supervising a group of 8-10 UNC Family Medicine faculty members who provide emergency services at this hospital, along with managing a required PGY 3 Family Medicine rotation and a senior UNC medical student elective in Rural Emergency Medicine. Dr. Hester’s work in that role made an impact enticing and empowering more physicians to pursue a career in a rural setting.

Areas of Interest

Family Medicine; Primary Care; Rural Health
  • Department of Family Medicine

  • Phone Number

    (919) 799-4000 (Office Phone)

  • Address

    590 Manning Drive

    CB #7595

    Chapel Hill, NC 27599