Department of Pediatrics
Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters is the focus of all pediatric undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate training. See the About and Contact Us pages to learn more about EVMS, CHKD, and other related department information.
In addition to over 125 full-time faculty, the Department of Pediatrics also boasts a fully accredited three-year pediatric residency program, providing educational and clinical experiences in all aspects of pediatric medicine for 50 years (and counting). What better way to celebrate the Residency program's 50th year anniversary than with a children's book? Available for purchase online, the story uses playful prose and colorful illustrations to highlight the program's evolution.
Post-residency training also exists through the Department of Pediatrics. EVMS and CHKD partner to offer 5 outstanding Pediatric fellowship opportunities:
- Child Abuse
- Emergency Medicine
- Infectious Diseases
- International Peds Emergency Medicine
- Simulation in Medical Education
In addition to serving graduate and post-graduate trainees, EVMS Pediatrics aims to educate pediatric professionals both locally and throughout the country. This is achieved by facilitating:
Outside of typical clinical settings, scientific investigation and new discoveries in pediatric medicine are being made within the Department of Pediatrics laboratories to improve upon the quality of life for children. Please see our Department of Pediatrics Research section for further details.