Valerie P. Castle, M.D.
Chair, Department of Pediatrics and
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Michigan's C.S. Mott Children's Hospital is nationally recognized for excellence in clinical services, research and education.
Our mission is to provide family-centered care and to seek continuous improvement.
Faculty members within the Department of Pediatrics are actively engaged in research that positively impacts the care of children today and for generations to come. We are consistently among the top institutions to receive funding from the National Institutes of Health.
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- 2015 Pediatric Board Review - open for registration
Position announcement: Director, Child Health Evaluation and Research (CHEAR) Unit
- Adolescent Medicine - New division in the Department of Pediatrics under the direction of Terrill Bravender, MD
GRAND ROUNDS - MCHC Auditorium, Tuesdays, 8-9:00 AM
(Pediatric Grand Rounds can now be viewed online. Log in as a guest and enter your name at:
Karl Desch, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan
Current Approaches to Complex Genetic Traits: Can you blame your parents?
(Note: previous Pediatrics GR presentations may be viewed at Grand Rounds-Recorded Presentations)