Pediatrics

The Department of Pediatrics includes divisions in cardiology, neurology, endocrinology, genetics, gastroenterology, hematology/oncology, infectious diseases, nephrology, pulmonology, and allergy/immunology, as well as general academic pediatrics, critical care medicine and newborn medicine. Sub-specialists provide outstanding family-centered care for children of all ages. Research programs include basic science and clinical research on topics such as cancer metastasis, reducing infant mortality, asthma, quality and patient safety, chronic kidney disease and metabolism, and brain tumors. Our residency program and fellowships offer tailored training programs in subspecialty care, community-based pediatrics and clinical research to prepare the world's next generation of pediatric physicians.

News

Unusual Type of Antibody Shows Ultrapotent Activity Against Zika

November 18, 2022

An unusual type of antibody that even at miniscule levels neutralizes the Zika virus and renders the virus infection undetectable in preclinical models has been identified by a...
Gale and Ira Drukier Prize in Children’s Health Research Awarded to Johns Hopkins Medicine Infectious Disease Specialist

November 3, 2022

The Drukier Prize honors an early-career pediatrician whose research promises to make important contributions toward improving the health of children and adolescents.
Dr. Asim Shahid Named Chief of the Division of Pediatric Neurology at NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

October 3, 2022

Dr. Asim Shahid, a leading pediatric neurologist who specializes in the treatment of childhood epilepsy, has been named chief of the Division of Pediatric Neurology at NewYork-...

Events

Nov 29, 2022
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Pediatric Grand Rounds