Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
The Division of Child Neurology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is affiliated with both the Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology. The child neurology program accepts three child neurology residents each year for a three-year training program that leads to board eligibility in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, with special competence in Child Neurology. For candidates who are applying for admission to the categorical Pediatrics residency as well as child neurology residency, we are pleased to offer a five-year joint program, with an integrated interview and selection process.
The first year of neurology training starts with three weeks of didactic training in neurology and continues with a mix of the following:
Years 2 and 3 of the child neurology training consist of 12 months of clinical child neurology and 12 months of electives including mandatory rotations on child psychiatry and pediatric neurosurgery. Additional electives include:
An international rotation can be arranged. A mandatory weekly continuity clinic affords each resident mentored responsibility in the care of his or her outpatients. Please see a sample schedule to learn more about the clinical rotations and available electives.
The resident staff actively participates in outpatient and inpatient care. Daily service and consultative rounds are conducted at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. The Division of Child Neurology provides consultative services not only within Children’s Hospital, but to Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic and Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC's neonatal nursery as well.
Please see a sample conference schedule to learn more about regularly scheduled didactic programs.
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC is the only children’s hospital in western Pennsylvania, serving a population of three million in western Pennsylvania, western Maryland, West Virginia, eastern Ohio and western New York. Children's Hospital is an academic institution of international reputation, consistently ranked among the best children’s hospitals in the United States by U.S. News and World Report, most recently in 2014. We hope you will choose to visit us to learn more about us and our programs.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
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