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

  • April 19, 2019 10th Annual Pediatrics Research Retreat at LKSC Celebrating Ten Years of Scientific Discovery & Innovation

    The Stanford Department of Pediatrics invites you to the 10th Annual Pediatrics Research Retreat: Ten Years of Scientific Discovery and Innovation on Friday, April 19. This event is an opportunity for faculty, fellows, residents, postdoctoral scholars, and students of all disciplines to share the latest research developments in their field. The research retreat will include scientific presentations, a poster session, and networking opportunities.

  • April 19, 2019 Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Pregnancy, Gestational Outcome, and the Human Microbiome David Relman, MD - Stanford University

    **Location: LKSC, Berg Hall** This grand rounds lecture will be held at during the 10th Annual Pediatrics Research Retreat from 7:45am-3:30pm. Register to attend!

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Divisions in the Department of Pediatrics