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.

Featured Events

  • 08/24/2018
    Fall Pediatric Education Leaders Retreat
    Stanford Central Energy Facility

    Join us for our annual retreat of fellowship directors and coordinators, residency leadership, medical student leadership, postdoc leadership, and other educators. 

  • 08/28/2018
    Quarterly Speaker Series: Curing the Incurable
    Li Ka Shing Center for Learning & Knowledge

    Join us for the next event in the Quarterly Speaker Series, hosted by the Departments of Pediatrics, Surgery, E-Med, Radiology, Pathology, Anesthesia, CT Surgery, Head and Neck Surgery, CV Institute, Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Urology.

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Divisions in the Department of Pediatrics