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.



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.

Child Neurology Residency Program
The Mass General/Harvard Child Neurology Residency Program offers five years of integrated training at Mass General leading to board eligibility in pediatrics, neurology and child neurology.

Combined Adult-Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Program
Residents spend six months of their first year as part of the MGHfC Pediatrics intern class integrated into their 5-6 years of training to become adult and child psychiatrists.


  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Pediatric Proton Fellowship

    This is a one-year fellowship program designed to familiarize the trainee with the indications for, techniques of, and results from proton radiation therapy treatment. Trainees will spend approximately 6 months of the year on clinical radiation oncology services which use proton radiation therapy. Six months of the year will be spent on clinical, physics, or biology research projects related to proton radiation therapy and its use in the pediatric population.

  • 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.

  • 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.

Medical Students

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

Currently Browsing:2019

  • Down Syndrome: Health Care Updates for the Primary Care Pediatrician - 1 CME Credit, Self-Paced Online Course

    Wednesday, June 5, 2019

    The goal of this online activity is to review the latest advances in health care management of children with Down syndrome so primary care pediatricians and other interested health care professionals can provide exceptional care.
  • New England Pediatric Hospital Medicine Conference

    Monday, June 3, 2019

    Pediatric Hospital Medicine continues to present challenges to pediatricians, nurse practitioners, residents, nurses and all other providers caring for children. The program includes a variety of evidence-based lectures with question and answer sessions, hands-on workshops and an unknown Clinicopathological Conference (CPC) case from the New England Journal of Medicine. The conference is geared towards presenting recent advances and challenges in Pediatric Hospital Medicine in preparation for the boards as well as discussing cutting-edge new projects. Thirteen different sites from across the six New England states have collaborated to bring this conference to you. This will be a great opportunity for you to connect with your peers from across New England. The program includes 8 lectures, one keynote address, one clinicopathological conference and 8 workshops, all in one day.
  • Research Day 2019

    Tuesday, May 7, 2019

    Presented by the MassGeneral Hospital for Children Scientific Advisory Board annually in the spring, Research Day highlights recent accomplishments and advances from Mass General researchers, as well as from the broader pediatric research community.

Currently Browsing:2018

  • 40th Annual Primary Care Pediatrics Conference

    Wednesday, November 28, 2018

    This course is designed for primary healthcare providers who provide service to infants, children and adolescents.
  • Beyond Sticks and Stones: How to Address Bullying Among Children

    Tuesday, October 16, 2018

    Learn the signs of bullying and how it can affect your child's wellbeing and what to do if your child is being bullied or is bullying others.
  • Food Allergy Management Boot Camp

    Wednesday, March 21, 2018

    MassGeneral welcomes food allergy parents and caregivers to an interactive group session that will provide tools for best practice in protecting and promoting your child’s health and well being.
  • Food Allergy Management Boot Camp

    Tuesday, February 27, 2018

    MassGeneral welcomes food allergy parents and caregivers to an interactive group session that will provide tools for best practice in protecting and promoting your child’s health and well being.
  • Food Allergy Management Boot Camp

    Tuesday, January 23, 2018

    Presented by MassGeneral Hospital for Children’s Food Allergy Advocacy and Education Program

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