Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
At the Brain Care Institute of Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, we're committed to improving the survival rate for children who have tumors of the brain or spine.
Through teamwork and research, we seek the best possible treatment for each child.
Our experts in childhood brain tumors — along with pediatric neurosurgeons and others — discuss all treatment options at the Neuro-Oncology Tumor Board.
The neuro-oncology team at the Brain Care Institute cares about the total well-being of both children and their loved ones.
We offer a full spectrum of support beyond cancer care — from diagnosis and treatment to follow-up visits.
Along with doctors, you and your child have access to a complete health care team of:
This support is just one reason that makes the Brain Care Institute at Children’s a special place of healing and hope.
The Neuro-Oncology Program at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC is at the center of finding new and improved treatments for brain and nervous system cancers.
As one of the leading sites in the United States for childhood neurologic cancer research and clinical studies, our program receives funding from the:
We are also members of the Children’s Oncology Group and the Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium.
This select group of pediatric hospitals commits to both finding and assessing novel treatments for childhood brain and nervous system cancers.
Our research funding and partnerships:
Learn more about cancer research at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
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.
With myCHP, you can request appointments, review test results, and more.
For questions about a hospital bill call:
To pay your bill online, please visit UPMC's online bill payment system.
Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to: