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Forging the future of pediatric care

The UAB Department of Pediatrics is an integral part of one of the nation's largest health systems. Nationally known for our compassionate care, cutting-edge research, and comprehensive training programs, we're dedicated to delivering the most advanced care to patients from across our region.

Our Programs

Preparing the next generation of physicians and scientists

We're dedicated to nurturing and guiding the future generation of physicians and physician-scientists, recognizing that our trainees are the cornerstone of our nation's healthcare system.

Our People

Home to leading experts and distinguished scholars

Our faculty, staff, and trainees play an exceptionally critical role in shaping the future of healthcare through their expertise in education, research, and clinical practice, driving innovation and excellence.

Latest Pediatrics News and Updates

  • Extended reality improves the mental and physical health of children with disabilities: Here is how
    Jul 22, 2024
  • Pandemic health behaviors linked to rise in neonatal health issues
    Jul 18, 2024
  • How to talk to children about medical illnesses and death
    Jul 17, 2024
  • UAB Medicine graduates eighth cohort of Institute for Leadership
    Jul 09, 2024

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