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About VCU Department of Pediatrics residency and fellowship programs

Mission and history

pediatric resdients at the Children's Hospital of RichmondThe Virginia Commonwealth University Department of Pediatrics is dedicated to providing comprehensive, compassionate, state-of-the-art pediatric health care, research and education at Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU.

Meet our team

Our team of residency and fellowship coordinators and faculty members are here to help you prepare for your dream career in pediatric medicine. Learn more about our team and contact us with any questions.

Our faculty

Our Department of Pediatrics faculty, and all of the pediatric faculty across CHoR, are dedicated to training residents and fellows in the art and science of pediatric medicine. Our faculty includes exceptional mentors, innovative researchers, advocates and passionate educators. At the heart of everything we do is a desire to make sure kids come first in health care, and in our community.

Our facilities

Pediatrics is a big priority for all of VCU Health. We have recently opened premier facilities, and with the completion of our inpatient tower in 2022, we’ll have an entire city block dedicated to the care of kids.

Why choose CHoR?

Joining CHoR and VCU Health for your residency or fellowship is like joining a family. During your time here, we’ll work together to ensure you receive hands-on, comprehensive experience in pediatrics – while finding work-life balance and making life-long friends and mentors.

Learn more about resident life, salary, benefits and the city we call home.

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Our pediatric fellowships

As part of a major metropolitan medical center, the Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU’s Pediatric Fellowship programs provide high-quality advanced training in specialty areas of pediatric research and practice. 

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