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Department of Pediatrics












Molecular Medicine Series
March 31, 2015
New insights into polycystic kidney disease
Jordan Kreidberg, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Director, Development and Stem Cell Research
Boston Children’s Hospital


Pediatric Grand Rounds
March 26, 2015
Glomerular Basement Membrane Dysregulation in Nephrotic Syndrom
Karl Tryggvason, MD, PhD

Senior Professor of Medical Chemistry
Division of Matrix Biology
Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics
Karolinska Institutet
Stockholm, Sweden
Tanoto Professor of Diabetes Research
Cardiovascular & Metabolic Disorders Program
Duke-NUS, Singapore

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.

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

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

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
February 26, 2015
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Last Update
February 26, 2015