Adolescent Medicine Fellowship

The Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine offers an ACGME-accredited fellowship to train the next generation of leaders in the field of adolescent medicine.  We are located in Pittsburgh, one of the country's most livable cities.  Our program offers 3 years of training to physicians who have completed US residencies in pediatrics and 2-3 years of training to physicians who have completed US residencies in internal medicine, medicine-pediatrics, and family medicine.

The goals of the program are to train physicians to become:

  • Effective advocates for adolescents in their communities
  • Outstanding clinicians with expertise providing adolescents with
    • Primary Care
    • Consultative Care
    • Medical care in collaboration with a team of multi-disciplinary colleagues
    • Health services in a wide range of clinical settings
  • Educators and mentors for trainees and community providers in adolescent health care
  • Accomplished academicians with rigorous research training and experience

Community Engagement 

The Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine has a firm commitment to training fellows to work in partnership with many youth-serving agencies throughout Pittsburgh.  A particular emphasis is placed on outreach to vulnerable and marginalized youth populations. Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine fellows engage with adolescents and program staff in a variety of settings which provide medical care and health education including:

Meet our Current Fellows.