Residency Electives

We offer numerous electives, most of which are led by our department subspecialty faculty members. If an elective is not available at our institution, we encourage residents to take them elsewhere in the country at an accredited program. All of the options listed below are pediatric specific, with appropriately board certified faculty.

  • Allergy/Immunology
  • Anesthesiology
  • Cardiology
  • Child Abuse
  • Dentistry
  • Dermatology
  • Dysmorphology/Genetics
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Heme/Onc
  • Hospice/Palliative Care
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • New Parent Elective
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedics
  • Otolaryngology
  • Psychiatry
  • Pulmonology
  • Radiology
  • Rheumatology
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Toxicology

Resident-Directed Electives

Housestaff may partner with a faculty mentor to design research, reading or away (including international) experiences that enhance their education in pediatrics. Residents may do this once in each of their second or third years, depending on the track.