Why Train at CHKD?
Over 50 years of excellence in pediatric residency training with a full complement of dedicated faculty and support staff
66 residents (22 per class) and 4 chiefs offers the perfect balance of a supportive family atmosphere and collegial coverage flexibility. You're not just a face in a crowd.
Virginia's only free-standing children's hospital boasting 212 inpatient beds with all sub-specialties in-house. Many portions of the hospital were recently refurbished including several areas painted/decorated by local artists in pediatric inspired themes!
STRONG COMMUNITY TIES
CHKD was founded on meeting community needs and has a longstanding reputation for delivering quality and compassionate care
Referall population in Coastal Virginia & Northeast North Carolina: 3 Million
STEER YOUR CAREER
Whether interested in general pediatrics or matching into fellowships, residents are supported in pursuing their individual career paths.
LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION!
Region that offers something for everyone: culture, history, year 'round events and entertainment - all minutes from beautiful beaches!