Pediatric Surgery Fellowship Programs

Thank you for considering the UPMC Children’s Hospital Pediatric Surgical Fellowship Programs. Each program will offer unique opportunities in the area of Pediatric Surgery. We offer four fellowships within the Department of Pediatric Surgery. For more information and to learn each programs’ goals and objectives, please visit the links below.

Pediatric Surgery

Program Director: Barbara A. Gaines, MD

The goal of the advanced residency training in Pediatric Surgery at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh is to develop the specialized knowledge and skills required to care for surgical disease in infants and children.

Pediatric Surgery – International

Program Director: Barbara A. Gaines, MD

The fellow for the Pediatric Surgery International Fellowship at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh is fully integrated into the Pediatric Surgery Training Program and functions as an additional fellow to the two ACGME approved trainees.

Pediatric Surgical Critical Care

Program Director: Kelly Miller Austin, MD, MS, FACS, FAAP

The overall goal of the advanced residency training in Pediatric Surgical Critical Care at the UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh is to provide advanced proficiency in the care and management of critically ill surgical patients ranging in age from extreme prematurity through adulthood, with emphasis on the pediatric surgical critical care patient.

Pediatric Colorectal Surgery

Program Director: Kelly Miller Austin, MD, MS, FACS, FAAP

The fellow for the Pediatric Colorectal Surgery Fellowship at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh is fully integrated into the Pediatric Surgery Training Program and functions as an additional fellow to the two ACGME approved trainees, with a primary focus in Pediatric Colorectal Surgery.

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We invite you to learn more about our program, and hope you will consider applying to become a part of our incredible team!