Roper to deliver 2019 Berryhill Lecture

The 2019 Norma Berryhill Distinguished Lecture will be delivered by Interim UNC President William L. Roper, MD, MPH.

Roper to deliver 2019 Berryhill Lecture click to enlarge William L. Roper, MD, MPH

This year's lecture will take place on Wednesday, October 16 in Alumni Hall at the Carolina Club. 

Full event details are available here.

About the Berryhill Lecture:

The Norma Berryhill Distinguished Lecture began in 1985. Established to honor the medical school's “most able scientists and scholars,” the lectureship is named after the late Norma Berryhill, whose late husband, Dr. Walter Reece Berryhill, was dean of the school from 1941 to 1964. Along with her husband, she is considered the co-founder of UNC's four-year School of Medicine.  While honoring an eminent member of the School of Medicine faculty, the Norma Berryhill Distinguished Lecture series serves as an occasion to welcome new faculty members in an academic convocation and to further the sense of community created and nurtured by Mrs. Berryhill.