Caprice C. Greenberg, MD, MPH, will begin her work in the role on August 15.
Caprice C. Greenberg, MD, MPH, has been named chair of the UNC School of Medicine Department of Surgery. She will begin her work in the role on August 15.
Greenberg is a world renowned health services researcher and surgical oncologist. She most recently served as chair of the Department of Surgery at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University.
She is a leader in the study of care delivery in operating rooms and innovative approaches to collaborative learning. She will bring research projects to the School of Medicine related to surgical coaching and methods to improve rural cancer care delivery.
Greenberg earned her MD from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and her Masters of Public Health from the Harvard School of Public Health. Her general surgery residency was completed at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston and she completed her surgical oncology fellowship at the Dana – Farber/Partners Cancer Center in Boston.
Melina Kibbe, MD, FACS, served as chair of the UNC Department of Surgery from 2016 through 2021, and Matt Mauro, MD, served as interim chair since August 2021.