Education & Training

Training Future Leaders in Pediatric Care

As part of Massachusetts General Hospital, the largest teaching hospital in the Harvard Medical School system, MassGeneral Hospital for Children is uniquely suited to train the next generation of outstanding pediatric providers.

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Pediatric Residency Program
The Massachusetts General Hospital Pediatric Residency Program aims to train the next generation of pediatricians to practice innovative, evidence-based, multidisciplinary medicine.

Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program
The Harvard/Massachusetts General Hospital Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program is a four-year training program in general internal medicine and pediatrics.


  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Fellowship

    The Pediatric Critical Care Medicine fellowship at MassGeneral Hospital for Children/Harvard Medical School provides fellows with a learning environment that will enable them to become expert practitioners and leaders in the field of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.

  • Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship

    The Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship Program at MassGeneral Hospital for Children spans three years of training and prepares our fellows for careers as leaders in academic medicine and also clinical practice.

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition Fellowship

    The fellowship program in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition endeavors to fully train pediatricians to become expert, board-certified consultants in pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition in an academic setting and to have the capacity to become independent basic scientists or clinical investigators.

  • Pediatric Pulmonary Fellowship

    The Pediatric Pulmonology Fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital is an ACGME-approved program designed to provide trainees with the clinical abilities, knowledge base and research skills required for successful academic careers in the field of pediatric pulmonary medicine.

  • Harvard-Wide Pediatric Health Services Research Fellowship

    Optimizing the well-being of children is essential to assure health and economic productivity in adulthood. The goal of the Harvard-wide Pediatric Health Services Research (HSR) Fellowship is to train outstanding researchers who can address critical gaps in primary care for children and fundamentally improve the capacity of the US health care system to meet the needs of children and families, including socioeconomically disadvantaged and minority populations.

  • Peabody Pediatric Orthopaedics Fellowship

    Peabody Pediatric Orthopaedics Fellowship

    The MassGeneral Hospital for Children Peabody Pediatric Orthopaedics Fellowship provides postgraduate training in all aspects of pediatric orthopaedics.


  • Pediatric Medical Student Education

    MassGeneral Hospital for Children provides an important resource for the education of medical students. Students come for their core clerkship in pediatrics, sub-internship in pediatrics and electives in pediatric subspecialties. All education experiences are coordinated under the guidance of Harvard Medical School.

Continuing Medical Education

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  • September Food Allergy Management Boot Camp

    Wednesday, September 27, 2017

  • Food Allergy Management Boot Camp

    Monday, August 21, 2017

    The Mass General Hospital for Children Food Allergy Center welcomes parents and caregivers to an interactive group session that will teach best practices in protecting and promoting your child’s unique health needs.
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Back to School Planning

    Wednesday, August 16, 2017

    This in-depth discussion will guide parents and children on how best to prepare for and develop strategies for a successful school year.
  • Save the Date: Common Pediatric Hurdles: Advice and Updates from the Experts

    Thursday, April 27, 2017

    This course is designed for primary healthcare providers who provide service to infants, children and adolescents. Subject matter will be presented to the entire group in didactic lecture and brief management problems, followed by question and answer periods.
  • Human Teratogens: Environmental Factors Which Cause Birth Defects

    Sunday, April 23, 2017

    This is the only postgraduate course in the United States, Canada and Europe that provides new information on exposure during pregnancy which could be harmful to the fetus.
  • Pediatric Cardiology Course for General Practitioners

    Saturday, March 11, 2017

    This course is designed for primary healthcare providers who provide service to infants, children and adolescents. Subject matter will be presented to the entire group in didactic lecture, panel discussions, and brief management problems, followed by question and answer periods.
  • Russell Museum Lecture: Of Penquins, Pinnipeds and Poisons: Shackleton's Antarctic Doctors

    Tuesday, January 10, 2017

    The MGH Russell Museum invites you to attend its first lecture of 2017.
  • Coping with Type 1 Diabetes

    Thursday, January 5, 2017

    A Group for Teens with T1D and their Parent/Caregiver Hosted by the MGH Pediatric Diabetes Clinic & Pediatric Psychologist Ellen O’Donnell, PhD
  • Pediatric Pain Management

    Sunday, January 1, 2017

    This interactive activity will enable clinicians to accurately assess pain in patients in various stages of development, identify warning signs, and select appropriate management strategies when treating headache and chronic abdominal pain.
  • Pediatric End of Life Care

    Sunday, January 1, 2017

    This interactive activity explores the role of pediatric palliative care. Specific tools are provided to empower the clinician to initiate end-of-life care discussions with patients and their families, aid the family in advance care planning, and support the family after the death of their child. Concepts will be illustrated through interviews depicting families’ struggles with end of life care. Videos were provided by the Courageous Parents Network.

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