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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

  • UAB Medicine graduates eighth cohort of Institute for Leadership
    Jul 09, 2024
  • Landmark drug trial shows promising results for Pitt-Hopkins syndrome
    Jul 05, 2024
  • Beat the heat: Experts give best practices for preventing heat-related illnesses
    Jul 02, 2024
  • Newsom completes Phase 2 clinical trial of a novel drug for Pitt-Hopkins Syndrome
    Jun 28, 2024

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