Training Pathways

In the Pediatric Residency Program at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, there are several different pathways available to meet our residents' interests and future goals. Residents may choose from the following:

Categorical Pediatrics

  • Categorical Pediatric - 3 year program
  • Pediatric Advocacy Leadership Service - 3 year program
  • Pediatric Scientist Development Program
    • Accelerated Research Pathway - 2 years + 4 years
    • Integrated Research Pathway - 3 years + 3 years

Combined Pediatrics

  • Medicine-Pediatrics - 4 years
  • Triple Board - 5 years
  • Pediatric Anesthesia - 5 years
  • Child Neurology     
    • Child Neurology - 5 years
    • Neurodevelopmental Disabilities - 6 years