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Department of Pediatrics












Molecular Medicine Series
September 29, 2015
Stem cell differentiation and cancer in the GI tract
Noah Shroyer, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Baylor College of Medicine

Pediatric Grand Rounds
September 24, 2015
Spina Bifida, Self-management and Preventative Care
Brad E. Dicianno, MD

Associate Professor
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Director, Adult Spina Bifida Clinic
Medical Director, Center for Assistive Technology
Medical Director, Human Engineering Research Laboratories
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.

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
August 28, 2015
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Last Update
August 28, 2015