Virginia Moyer, MD, MPH, to visit Department of Pediatrics as 2011 Denny Visiting Professor

Dr. Virginia Moyer, Section Head of Academic General Pediatrics at Texas Children’s Hospital and Deputy Editor of Pediatrics, will be at UNC Feb. 17-18.

Dr. Moyer's areas of interest include Evidenced Based Medicine and Quality Improvement, and she is currently the Chief Quality Officer for Medicine at Texas Children's Hospital. There will be multiple opportunities for faculty, fellows, residents and students to interact with Dr. Moyer, and the schedule of events is below. Please contact Drs. Diane Howell and Lisa Whitehead (Pediatric Chief Residents) at peds_chiefs2010@unc.edu or 843-0014 if you have further questions.

Moyer's Schedule:
Thursday, Feb. 18
8 - 9 a.m., Grand Rounds - The Imperative to Improve Quality: Where Does Evidence Fit In? (Old Clinic Auditorium)
2:30 - 3 p.m., Dessert Social to Informally Talk with Dr. Moyer (Curnen Denny Conference Room)
3 - 4 p.m., Faculty and Fellows Conference: How to Get an Article Published - Thoughts from an Editor (Curnen Denny Conference Room)

Friday, Feb. 19
7 a.m., Breakfast with Dr. Moyer (Curnen Denny Conference Room)
1:15 - 2:15 p.m., Resident and Fellows Luncheon: How to Succeed Academically as an Educator (Curnen Denny Conference Room)