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William Clayton Bordley, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Emergency Medicine
Associate Professor in Surgery
Campus mail: DUMC 102376, Suite T903, Room T903D, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 668-4960
Email address:

Dr. Bordley is an accomplished clinician educator and researcher. His clinical expertise is in pediatric emergency medicine and pediatric hospital medicine. He serves and the Medical Director of the Pediatric Emergency Department and created Duke's Pediatric Hospitalist program. Academically his current interests are focused on quality improvement, procedural sedation and bronchiolitis.


Education and Training

  • Intern, Resident and Chief Resident, Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 1986 - 1990
  • M.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1986