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Department of Pediatrics











Molecular Medicine Series
September 30, 2014
Molecular and Systems Biology Computations for Quantitative Pharmacology
Ivet Bahar, PhD
Distinguished Professor
John K. Vries Chair and Founding Chair
Department of Computational and Systems Biology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Pediatric Grand Rounds
September 25, 2014
Nephrotic Syndrome: Back to the Future
Abhay Vats, MD
Associate Professor
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

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.





Last Update
August 27, 2014
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Last Update
August 27, 2014