University of Nebraska Medical Center

Department Leadership

Department Chairperson

Carol Remmer Angle, MD, Presidential Chair of Pediatrics
Chair, Department of Pediatrics, UNMC College of Medicine
Associate Dean for Pediatric Affairs, College of Medicine
Professor, Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases


Kari A. Simonsen, MD, MBA

Vice Chairs

Chief, Division of Neonatology
Vice Chair of Research, Department of Pediatrics
Professor, Division of Neonatology
Executive Director, Child Health Research Institute
Great Plains IDeA-CTR Institutional Coordinator for Children's Nebraska

Ann Anderson Berry, MD, PhD

Chief, Division of Allergy/Immunology
Chief, Division of Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine
Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs, Department of Pediatrics
Associate Professor, Division of Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine

Dr. Casey Burg

Associate Professor, Division of Neonatology
Vice Chair, Education, Department of Pediatrics
Director of Pediatric Undergraduate Medical Education

Nathan Gollehon, MD, MHPTT

Chief, Division of Child Abuse Pediatrics
Professor, Division of Child Abuse Pediatrics
Vice Chair, Faculty Affairs, Department of Pediatrics
Interim Chief, Pediatric Palliative Care

Suzanne Haney, MD

Chief and Associate Professor, Division of Hospital Medicine

Sharon R. Stoolman, MD

Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Professor, Pediatrics and Surgery
Medical Director, Pediatric Liver & Intestinal Transplantation
Medical Director, Weight & Wellness Specialty Care
Vice Chair, Culture

Ruben E. Quiros, MD

Administrative Leadership

Lisa Runco, MPA

Administrative Director

Lisa Runco