A fellow works with a patient in the ICU.

Child Abuse Pediatrics Fellowship

Protect the safety and well-being of child victims of abuse and neglect by becoming a leader in Child Abuse Pediatrics at Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters.

What sets us apart?

Advocate and provide care for children suspected of being abused and neglected in Virginia's only comprehensive Child Abuse Program. Our fellows pursue careers as educators, clinicians and researchers, gaining experience by collaborating with our active research team and working with state and local organizations to develop prevention strategies and train fellow advocacy professionals in the community.

Become an expert witness, engage with a multidisciplinary team, provide medical services and become a well-rounded expert with the training offered at one of Virginia's leaders in child abuse services.

A fellow observes a child drawing.

See yourself in Hampton Roads

The Hampton Roads region is a vibrant community with 1.7 million residents scattered across nine cities and five counties in southeastern coastal Virginia.

Miles of waterfront, historical and cultural attractions, parks and outdoor recreation areas, lively nightlife, seasonal festivals and family-friendly entertainment make it clear that there's something for everyone here in Hampton Roads.

We know life happens, and we want you to be covered when it does. That’s why we offer competitive benefits packages for our residents and fellows.

Residents meet at orientation

A supportive environment

Work-life balance is important during your fellowship, and we are committed to supporting our fellows throughout their time at EVMS. Through , our residents and fellows receive the same wellness resources as our faculty and staff.

In addition, our for residents and fellows gives you access to support groups, after-hours counseling services, running clubs, leadership coaching and more.