Tim Weiner, MD receives Health Care Heroes Award

April 3, 2014

  Tim Weiner, MD, Professor of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, received the Health Care Heroes Award from the Triangle Business Journal on March 20, 2014. This award honors Triangle individuals and organizations for putting innovation and compassion to work to improve the human condition. This exceptional event brings together the leaders of all segments … Continued

Christopher Dekaney PhD awarded R01 Grant

April 3, 2014

The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases has awarded a 5 year R01 Grant to Christopher Dekaney, PhD, in the Division of Pediatric Surgery, for his project investigating ” Mechanisms and Function of Paneth Cell Expansion After Doxorubicin-Induced Damage” The project begins April 2014. Congratulations Dr. Dekaney!

Weiner, Adamson named in Best Doctors In America 2014 list

January 17, 2014

  Timothy M. Weiner and William T. Adamson, both Pediatric Surgeons here at UNC, were listed amongst 251 UNC doctors in The Best Doctors in America 2014. The “Best Doctors in America” designation is earned by only five per cent of the doctors in the United States. The awarding of the honor is decided by … Continued

NC Children’s Hospital gains Level I Pediatric Trauma Center status

January 17, 2014

  It’s official! N.C. Children’s Hospital is now an American College of Surgeons-verified Level I pediatric trauma center! Joining the exclusive ranks of just 40 other ACS-verified pediatric trauma centers across the country, we’re one of only five such centers in the entire Southeast — and the one and only in the Triangle. “When a … Continued