Mission and Aims

The primary aim of the Pediatric Surgery Fellowship Program is to train a strong clinical pediatric surgeon that is capable of handling the breadth of pediatric surgical conditions. Skillsets developed include compassion, teamwork, leadership, and strong clinical abilities. The goal of the program is to produce graduates that are autonomous, enthusiastic, and dedicated to the field.

The program will be structured to provide a nurturing environment that promotes diversity, well-being, and clinical competence.

The program will utilize the most current education techniques and leverage technology in feedback.

The program will emphasize the ability to teach other learners including medical students, allied health students, residents, and advanced practitioners.

Trainees will play a prominent role in developing the program, conference topics, as well as leadership of the pediatric surgical team.