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.
December 13, 2019 Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Using the Blood to Treat the Brain: Therapeutic Genome Editing for Lysosomal Storage Disorders Natalia Gomez-Ospina, MD, PhD - Stanford School of Medicine
The Stanford Department of Pediatrics Presents The Harvey J. Cohen, MD, PhD Endowed Lectureship in Pediatrics
Dramatic improvements in sequencing technologies have increased our ability to diagnose genetic diseases, while effective interventions lag behind. Genome editing, a mechanism to rewrite DNA sequences, serves as the basis for a new generation of precise genetic therapies that can ameliorate or cure single-gene disorders.
This is the last session of Pediatric Grand Rounds before winter break. Pediatric Grand Rounds will resume Friday, January 10
December 17, 2019 ENGAGE Leadership Series: Emotional Intelligence Elizabeth Stuart, MD, MAEd - General Pediatrics