Mellon Scholars

The Mellon Scholars program is the foundation of the Richard King Mellon Institute for Pediatric Research at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

Scholars are comprised of all assistant professors in the tenure stream at UPMC Children’s Hospital, across all divisions.

Our goal is to:

  • foster career development
  • create a stronger community of investigators
  • retain talented scientists and physician-scientists

Our Mellon Scholars and their Research Focus