The Department of Pediatrics is excited to announce that Michael Steiner, MD, MPH, has been elected 2020 Secretary/Treasurer for the national Academic Pediatric Association.


Dr. Steiner, the Michael F. Durfee, MD, Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics, is the Pediatrician in Chief of the NC Children’s Hospital, Chief of the Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine and Vice-Chair of Clinical Affairs in the Department of Pediatrics. Dr. Steiner will join his newly elected colleagues to further the APA mission to nurture the academic success and career development of child health professionals engaged in research, advocacy, improvement science, clinical care and educational scholarship to enhance the health and well-being of all children.