Department of Pediatrics

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.