Whitehead Lecture and Awards

The annual Whitehead Lecture will be presented by Alan Cross, MD, a professor in the Departments of Pediatrics and Social Medicine on Aug. 17. The title of the lecture is, "Training Physicians for the 21st Century."

Whitehead Lecture and Awards click to enlarge Alan Cross, MD

The lecture will take place at noon on Aug. 17 in 2204 MBRB. It will be followed by the Whitehead Awards Ceremony and Faculty Appreciation Reception.

The Whitehead Lecturer is chosen annually from nominations from the SOM student body. Speakers are chosen based on their outstanding contributions through teaching and clinical work at UNC. A certificate is given in recognition of distinguished contribution to the science and art of medicine designating the recipient an Honorary Member of the Whitehead Society.