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Department of Pediatrics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Molecular Medicine Series
June 30, 2015
Diabetes, Obesity and the Central Role of the Adipocyte in Maintaining Systemic Homeostasis
Philipp E. Scherer, PhD
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Gifford O. Touchstone Jr. and Randolph G. Touchstone
Distinguished Chair in Diabetes Research
Director, Touchstone Diabetes Center
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Pediatric Grand Rounds
June 25, 2015
Small kidneys and small RNAs
Jacqueline Ho, MD
Division of Nephrology
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine 


 

Clinical Divisions
There are 19 clinical divisions in the Department of Pediatrics providing outstanding health care services to thousands of patients yearly.

Education and Training
The Department of Pediatrics offers an ideal opportunity for pediatric training. Please see detailed descriptions of each program below.

Residencies
Residents receive special and highly individualized attention at Children’s, along with a training experience that is both comprehensive and challenging.

Fellowships
Children’s offers several fellowship programs designed to provide fellows with experience in four areas including clinical, teaching, research and administration.

Research
Children’s Department of Pediatrics has a wonderful tradition for research dating back to the work of Dr. Jonas Salk on the polio vaccine. The program has grown at a dramatic rate over the last three years.


 

 

 

 


 

 

Children Traumatized by Violence and Disaster: Developing and Disseminating an Effective Response to a Public Health Crisis
Bradley D. Stein, MD, PhD
Senior Scientist, RAND Corporation
Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry
University of Pittsburgh
Last Update
June 9, 2015
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