Meet Our New Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Adeyemi “Yemi” Ogunleye, MD

August 8, 2019

Adeyemi Ogunleye, MD, joins the UNC Department of Surgery as an Assistant Professor, in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, He sat down to discuss what inspired him to become a surgeon, his aspirations and goals while at UNC Surgery, and the advice he would share with his younger self.

Luigi Pascarella, MD, Clerkship Director, Wins The Best Application Course Award

August 7, 2019

Luigi Pascarella, MD, Clerkship Director, along with Drs. Barnhouse and Klipstein won The Whitehead Medical Society of the University of North Carolina School of Medicine award for Best Application Phae Course Award. The award acknowledges and recognizes the Hospital, Interventional, and Surgical Care among the courses in the Application Phase curriculum, as it was effectively … Continued


July 26, 2019

In response to updated safety information from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Allergan has Voluntarily Recalled BIOCELL® Textured Breast Implants and Tissue Expanders

Mia Klein, MD, Wins First Place

July 22, 2019

Mia Klein, MD, 4th-year Surgical Resident, won first place for the North Carolina chapter of the American College of Surgeons as well as best trauma presentation overall. The conference was held at Pinehurst on July 19th. The name of her presentation was “Development of Optimized Tissue Factor-Targeted Peptide Amphiphile Nanofibers to Slow Non-compressible Torso Hemorrhage”. … Continued