In partnership with UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh and our affiliated UPMC hospitals, Pitt Pediatrics offers one of the finest medical education and training programs in the industry.  

  • Serving western and central Pennsylvania, eastern Ohio, northern West Virginia, and western Maryland, Children's provides robust inpatient and outpatient clinical services across a diverse set of specialties.  
  • Medical students train under internationally-recognized faculty of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.
  • Grant opportunities allow students to train in pediatric subspecialites and pursue cutting-edge research studies.


Children's Hospital offers comprehensive residency programs within the Department of Pediatrics and other subspecialities.


We oversee many fellowship programs within Children's Hospital and other Pitt School of Medicine departments providing pediatric care.

Continuing Medical Education

Pitt Pediatrics sponsors multiple seminars and CME credit opportunities.

Medical Student Education and Training

We offer comprehensive pediatric training for medical students, including those from other institutions.

CHP VUE: Vital URiM Experience

A 4-week clinical immersion elective for 4th year medical students from historically excluded communities in medicine.

Summer Research Internship Program

Provides a hands-on internship experience in research laboratories for undergraduate students in health science fields.

Maintenance of Certification Portfolio Program

UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh evaluates our own QI projects and approves projects internally for MOC credit.

Faculty Development

Pitt Pediatrics takes pride in the quality of its faculty and supports their success and fulfillment at all stages of their careers.


Meet and contact the Office of Education.