Michael Steiner

Michael J. Steiner, MD, MPH is a general pediatrician and pediatric hospitalist and serves as the Pediatrician in Chief at University of North Carolina (UNC) Children’s Hospital. He’s also the Vice-Chair of Clinical Affairs for the Department of Pediatrics. 

He has worked at UNC since 2006 and served across a number of leadership positions and roles in clinical administration, academic administration and as the medical director for children’s population health. He currently works as an Associate Dean for Outreach Initiatives helping to facilitate a major affiliation between UNC and another healthcare entity. 

His areas of professional and administrative interest include health care delivery structures, professional billing and reimbursement, and developing contractual relationships to establish systems of care for children in local communities. His academic interests include evaluating systems of care for children with medical complexity and other health services questions.