Welcome to the Department of Pediatrics

The Stanford Department of Pediatrics is committed to advancing the health of infants, children, and adolescents through innovative medical care, research, education, training, and advocacy. With over 400 pediatricians and pediatric subspecialties, our department is one of the largest in the Stanford University School of Medicine. Ranked among the top in the nation by US News and World Report, we attract medical students, interns, postdoctoral scholars, residents, fellows, and faculty from around the world by. Offering broad-based training in general pediatrics, critical care and pediatric subspecialties within a variety of ambulatory, inpatient and community settings. Integrated with our educational activities, these programs provide hands-on learning to equip our graduates with the skills they'll need as future advocates of children's health.

Abstract Submission Deadline: Wed, January 15

The Stanford Department of Pediatrics invites submissions from trainees for oral abstracts and posters for the 11th Annual Pediatrics Research Retreat on Thursday, April 23, 2020. This is an opportunity for instructors, fellows, residents, postdocs, students, and faculty of all disciplines to share the latest research developments in their field. 


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