Electives

Almost all of the electives can be taken with our department subspecialty faculty members. If an elective is not available at our institution, residents are encouraged 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.

Electives

  • Allergy/Immunology
  • Anesthesiology
  • Cardiology
  • Child Abuse
  • Dentistry
  • Dermatology
  • Dysmorphology/Genetics
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Heme/Onc
  • Hospice/Palliative Care
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • 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 which track is chosen.