First Gentleman Eaves visits Burn Center to commemorate 30th anniversary

Mr. Bob Eaves, First Gentleman of North Carolina, visited the N.C. Jaycee Burn Center at UNC Hospitals yesterday (Feb. 23) to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Burn Center, which opened Feb. 23, 1981.

First Gentleman Eaves visits Burn Center to commemorate 30th anniversary click to enlarge First Gentleman Bob Eaves, center, as he tours the N.C. Jaycee Burn Center Feb. 23 with Drs. Anthony Meyer, left, and Dr. Bruce Cairns.
First Gentleman Eaves visits Burn Center to commemorate 30th anniversary click to enlarge First Gentleman Eaves dons an isolation gown as he prepares to go visit a patient in the Burn Center.

Dr. Bruce Cairns, Burn Center Medical Director, led Mr. Eaves on a tour of the Burn Center alongside Grace Schmits, Burn Center nurse manager, and Dr. Anthony Meyer, chair of the UNC School of Medicine's Department of Surgery.

Congratulations to our team in the Burn Center for 30 incredible years of caring for those in North Carolina and beyond!