The Division of Pediatric Medicine’s consultant pediatricians are actively involved in the education and training of medical students, residents and fellows through the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa and most notably with the Pediatrics Residency Training Program based at CHEO.
The division is based at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO), the only pediatric tertiary referral centre for Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec. CHEO also provides pediatric medical services to parts of Northern Ontario and Eastern Nunavut.
The mission of the Division of Pediatric Medicine is to provide comprehensive, inter-disciplinary general pediatric health care, education, research and advocacy for the well-being of all children and youth. Our division is dedicated to providing the best in both inpatient and outpatient comprehensive pediatric care to over 5,000 inpatients and outpatients annually. Our pediatricians have a range of clinical areas of interest including:
- Hospitalist pediatric medicine
- Complex medical care
- Down syndrome
- Medical informatics
- Childhood development
- Aboriginal health
- International adoption
- Global health