General Pediatrics

John Olsson, MD, CPE, FAAP

John Olsson, MD, CPE, FAAP

Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowships: Chief Resident for Pediatrics, Emory University Affiliated Hospitals
Residency: Pediatrics, Emory University Affiliated Hospitals
Medical School: The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Ancillary Role: Section Head, General Pediatrics
Other: Chair, Continuity SIG, APA
Lorrie Basnight, MD, FAAP

Lorrie Basnight, MD, FAAP

Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: Thomas Jefferson University
Medical School: UNC-CH School of Medicine
Ancillary Role: Director, AHEC
Melissa Brinn, MD, FAAP

Melissa Brinn, MD, FAAP

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, and Vidant Medical Center (Formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital)
Medical School: UT Memphis
Nathan A. Brinn, MD, FAAP

Nathan A. Brinn, MD, FAAP

Clinical Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Combined Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Secondary Training: Pediatrics, Internal Medicine
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatrics, American Board of Internal Medicine
Residency: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, and Vidant Medical Center (Formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital)
Medical School: University of Tennessee
Ancillary Role: Section Head, Medicine-Pediatrics; Program Director, Combined Internal Medicine / Pediatrics
Elaine Cabinum-Foeller, MD, FAAP

Elaine Cabinum-Foeller, MD, FAAP

Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Child Abuse Pediatrics
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Board Certification: Child Abuse; American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowship: Hasbro Children’s Hospital Child Protection Program, Providence, RI
Residency: University Hospital and Clinics, Columbia, MO
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University
Ancillary Role: Medical Director, TEDI BEAR: Children’s Advocacy Center
David Collier, MD, FAAP

David Collier, MD, FAAP

Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Secondary Training: Pediatric Obesity
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, and Vidant Medical Center (Formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital)
Graduate School: PhD, Microbiology / Immunology at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University
Research Interests: Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Obesity
Ancillary Roles: Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Pediatrics; Adjunct Associate Professor Family Medicine and Kinesiology; Director, Pediatric Healthy Weight Research and Treatment Center; Executive Director, East Carolina Pediatric Research Initiative; Associate Director of the East Carolina Diabetes and Obesity Institute Member of the Graduate School Faculty; President of the Brody School of Medicine Alumni Society
Jennifer Crotty, MD

Jennifer Crotty, MD

Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, and Vidant Medical Center (Formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital)
Medical School: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Ancillary Role: Associate Pediatric Residency Director
Lawrence Cutchin, MD

Lawrence Cutchin, MD

Clinical Professor

Primary Specialty: Combined Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Secondary Training: Pediatrics, Internal Medicine
Board Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine; Board Eligible, American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: North Carolina Memorial Hospital
Medical School: University North Carolina School of Medicine
Ancillary Roles: Medical Director, Community Care Program of eastern NC
Laura DePalma, DO

Laura DePalma, DO

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Secondary Specialty: Sports Medicine
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: Jefferson Medical College / A.I. DuPont Hospital for Children
Fellowship: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University
Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Maureen Despres, MD

Maureen Despres, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Combined Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Secondary Specialty: Pediatrics, Internal Medicine
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatrics, American Board of Internal Medicine
Residency: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, and Vidant Medical Center (Formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital)
Medical School: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Graduate School: MS, Physical Therapy
David L. Eldridge, MD, FAAP

David L. Eldridge, MD, FAAP

Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatrics, American Board of Toxicology
Fellowship: University of Virgina
Residency: University of Virgina
Medical School: Marshall University School of Medicine
Research Interests: Pediatrics, Medical Toxicology
Ancillary Role: M3 Clerkship Director
Karin Hillenbrand, MD, MPH, FAAP

Karin Hillenbrand, MD, MPH, FAAP

Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Board Certification: Pediatrics
Residency: Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, VA
Medical School: Medical College of Virginia
Graduate School: East Carolina University School of Public Health
Ancillary Roles: Director, Pediatric Residency Program; Vice Chair of Education
Lacy Chadwick Hobgood, MD, FACP, FAAP

Lacy Chadwick Hobgood, MD, FACP, FAAP

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Combined Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Secondary Specialty: Pediatrics, Internal Medicine
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatrics, American Board of Internal Medicine
Residency: Christiana Care Health Systems
Medical School: University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Graduate School: North Carolina State University, Master of Zoology
Ancillary Roles: Director, Adult and Pediatric Health Care
David Holder, MD, MPH

David Holder, MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Combined Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Secondary Specialty: Pediatrics, Internal Medicine
Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Sub-board of Adolescent Medicine
Fellowship: Children's Hospital, Boston
Residency: Boston City Hospital
Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Graduate School: Harvard School of Public Health
Robert Hoyer, MD, FAAP

Robert Hoyer, MD, FAAP

Clinical Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Secondary Training: Adolescent Medicine
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Medical School: University of Minnesota
Edward A. Johnson, MD, FAAP

Edward A. Johnson, MD, FAAP

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
Clinical Interests: Medical Education, Quality Improvement
Pamela Larsen, DrPH, DNSc, FNP

Pamela Larsen, DrPH, DNSc, FNP

Primary Specialty: Family Nurse Practitioner
Secondary Training: Pediatrics
Graduate Schools: University of Illinois School of Public Health, Chicago; Rush University, Chicago; UNC College of Nursing, Chapel Hill, NC
Ancillary Role: Medical Student Education
Suzanne Lazorick MD, MPH, FAAP

Suzanne Lazorick MD, MPH, FAAP

Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Secondary Specialty: Internal Medicine, Preventive Medicine
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatrics, American Board of Internal Medicine, Eligible in Preventive Medicine
Fellowship: NRSA Primary Care Research and Preventive Medicine at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Residency: Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Graduate School: University of North Carolina School of Public Health
Medical School: University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Research Interests: Obesity prevention and treatment, quality improvement, changing physician behavior, medical student education in preventive medicine and population health.
Ancillary Role: Adjunct Asst. Professor Dept. of Family Medicine MPH program
Sharon Mangan, MD, FAAP

Sharon Mangan, MD, FAAP

Clinical Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Secondary Training: Adolescent Medicine
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: Bellevue / NYU, NYC
Medical School: New York University School of Medicine
Dale Newton, MD, FAAP

Dale Newton, MD, FAAP

Professor

Primary Specialty: Combined Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Secondary Training: Pediatrics, Internal Medicine
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatrics, American Board of Internal Medicine
Fellowship: Michigan State University Primary Care Faculty Development Program (one year)
Residency: University North Carolina School of Medicine
Medical School: University North Carolina School of Medicine
Research Interests: Medical Student Career Choice, Clinical Trials
Ancillary Roles: Senior Vice Chair for Operations (Pediatrics); Medical Director, Physician Assistant Program; Associate Director, Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program
Sióbhan O’Keefe, MD

Sióbhan O'Keefe, MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Combined Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Secondary Training: Pediatrics, Internal Medicine
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatrics, American Board of Internal Medicine
Residency: University of Michigan
Medical School: Royal College of Surgeons
Research Interests: Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, End of Life Decision Making, Pediatric Thromboembolic Prophylaxis, International and Global Health
David T. Price, MD

David T. Price, MD

Clinical Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: Richland Memorial Hospital, University of South Carolina
Medical School: University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Research Interests: Web-based training to aid physicians
Roytesa Savage, MD, FAAP

Roytesa Savage, MD, FAAP

Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Secondary Specialty: Adolescent Medicine
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University / Vidant Medical Center (Formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital)
Medical School: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Research Interests: Adolescent Issues
Ancillary Roles: Vice Chair of Diversity, Department of Pediatrics; Clinic Director, Pediatric Outpatient Center
Kristina Simeonsson, MD, MSPH, FAAP

Kristina Simeonsson, MD, MSPH, FAAP

Associate Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University / Vidant Medical Center (Formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital)
Graduate School: UNC-Chapel Hill School of Public Health
Medical School: UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine
Research Interests: Public Health
Coral Steffey, MD

Coral Steffey, MD

Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: Children's Medical Center, Dallas
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
Ancillary Role: Associate M3 Clerkship Director
Mary Catherine Turner, MD

Mary Catherine Turner, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Specialty: Combined Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Secondary Training: Pediatrics, Internal Medicine
Board Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics
Residency: Baylor College of Medicine
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Ancillary Role: Director, Transitional Care
Charles F. Willson, MD, FAAP

Charles F. Willson, MD, FAAP

Clinical Professor

Primary Specialty: Pediatrics
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowship: Chief Resident, Pediatrics, University of North Carolina
Residency: North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, NC
Research Interests: Medical Leadership
Ancillary Role: Director, Health Promotion and Policy Development in Health Sciences Division; Chair, AMA Council on Medical Service