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Rivalry Roundup Recap

June 26, 2024

The momentum behind fundraising efforts for the Fitch Family Comprehensive Pediatric Rehabilitation Program shows no signs of slowing down. Since its inception, the community has rallied around this vital cause, driven by a shared commitment to improving pediatric rehabilitation services … Read more

Men’s Health: Facing a silent crisis

June 25, 2024

By Mark Kimmel, UNC Health Foundation “We are facing what can only be described as a silent health crisis, and we are at a crossroads.” That passage is found in the opening paragraph of the North Carolina Men’s Health Report … Read more

Phase Two Update From Joshua Alexander, MD

April 15, 2024

Phase One Completed. On to Phase Two! It’s been another exciting year of fundraising, planning, and growth for the Fitch Family Comprehensive Pediatric Rehabilitation Program Fund. Thanks to the generosity of the Peterson Family Foundation and other generous donors, we’ve … Read more

Faculty Spotlight: Theodore Yip, MD

January 3, 2024

Faculty Spotlight: Theodore Yip, MD, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation We’d like to introduce you to one of our pediatric physiatrists, Theodore Yip, MD, who specializes in taking care of children with congenital and acquired disabilities. His goal is … Read more

NICU Expansion Creates Lasting Memories For Families

July 20, 2023

By Mark Kimmel, UNC Health Foundation It’s well established that UNC Children’s has set a standard for world-class care for newborns and their families. Though the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) provides care for more than 900 infants each year, … Read more

Toy Drive Supports UNC Children’s

April 18, 2023

By Mark Kimmel, UNC Health Foundation March is National Kidney Disease Awareness Month, but for the Ward family of Holly Springs, kidney disease has been an all-consuming circumstance for the past two years. In 2021, the youngest of their three … Read more

Teddy Bears Bring Smiles To UNC Children’s Patients

February 27, 2023

UNC Children’s physician-in-chief Stephanie Duggins Davis, MD, along with members of the UNC Children’s development team and Child Life, distributed teddy bears to patients at the N.C. Children’s Hospital in December. “A hospital bed is never where a child wants … Read more