Pediatric Advocacy Program

Our Program

The Pediatric Advocacy Program is a  partnership between the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford and local community partners to improve the health and well being of children in the Bay Area. Pediatric faculty and trainees work with community partners to address community-identifed needs through Community Engagement, Education, Research, and Advocacy. Click here to read more about us.

Community Engagement

The Pediatric Advocacy Program actively partners with a diverse group of community organizations across the Bay Area to promote child health and reduce local disparities. To read more about these projects, click here.


A priority of the Pediatric Advocacy Program is to educate pediatric residents and meidcal students in the principles of community engagement and population health.  Click here for more information.


The pediatric program staff strives to conduct rigourous community-engaged research to advance evidence regarding prevalent health disparities and innovative approaches to reduce inequalities. Click here for more information.

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