Welcome to the Department of Pediatrics

The UCSF Department of Pediatrics is committed to excellence in research, education and the clinical care of infants, children and young adults. Our dedicated faculty have earned national and international recognition for their accomplishments and receive millions of dollars annually in extramural research funding to advance care for kids.

Training & Education

Today's training programs provide optimal preparation for tomorrow's leaders. We offer highly regarded fellowship and residency training programs and continuing medical education programs.

 

 

Research

Our broad research program provides a steady infusion of new ideas that can be rapidly translated into improved clinical care. We offer access to clinical studies, some of them based in our Pediatric Clinical Research Center, and head a variety of laboratory-based and population/policy research programs.

 

Patient Care

UCSF Medical Center
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals
Langley Porter Psychiatric Hospital & Clinics

 

 

 

Christopher Newton and Elliot Vichinsky

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Christopher Newton and Elliott Vichinsky Honored as Endowed Physicians by UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland.  Learn more from here

Livy Low

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Why did I choose UCSF?  Learn more about Livy Low here

Why did I choose UCSF?

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Why did I choose UCSF?  Learn more about Molly Rabinowitz here

Dr. Hirsch's State of the Department Address

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Dr. Hirsch's State of the Department Address.  Learn More.

US News Ranking

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Ranks in U.S. News Best Graduate Schools  Read more.