John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

A 300,000 square foot facility adjacent to UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh in Lawrenceville, the John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center is home to one of the fastest growing pediatric research programs in the United States.  Seven of its ten stories contain lab facilities and offices dedicated to medical research.

Physical, Mailing, and Shipping Address

4401 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1334


Visit the UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh page for parking information.


The following Port Authority of Allegheny County bus routes serve UPMC Children's within a five minute walk of the main hospital entrance:

All faculty, full-time staff, and students of the University of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon University, and Chatham University ride Port Authority buses, trolleys, and inclines free at all times with a valid school ID card.


Bicycle racks are available adjacent to the main entrance of UPMC Children's facing Penn Avenue.  A Healthy Ride bike share station is located nearby at the intersection of Penn Avenue and 42nd Street next to the Lawrenceville Medical Building.