Applicant Information

Applicant Information

DSC_0204.jpgThank you for your interest in the University of Virginia and the Department of Pediatrics Fellowship Programs. We offer eight competitive fellowships.

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Mission Statement & Goals

The Mission and Values of the Department of Pediatrics Fellowship Programs:

  • The University of Virginia Fellowship Programs teach, mentor, and induct physicians into pediatric academic medicine.
  • We value the development of subspecialty board certified faculty members and future academic leaders.
  • We provide fellowship education in the setting of specialized clinical excellence and family centered care.
  • We provide education in research methods and an opportunity for a mentored, hands-on application of those methods resulting in the publication of new findings.

Program Information

For information about a specific subspecialty program or application, please check the links below or contact the Fellowship Coordinator or Director of the individual program.

Program Program Director
Program Coordinator
Phone Fax
Allergy Peter Heymann, MD
Thomas Platts-Mills, MD, Co-Director
Cardiology George McDaniel, MD
Itiala Giles
434-243-0884 434-982-6139
Critical Care Noreen Crain, MD
Interim Coord: Wendy Peters or Jane Shannon
434-982-1707 434-982-3843
Developmental-Behavioral Medicine Richard Stevenson, MD
Carole Abel
434-924-8184 434-924-2780
Endocrinology Christine Burt Solorzano, MD 434-924-5956 434-924-9181
Neonatology Karen Fairchild, MD
Jane Shannon
434-924-5428 434-243-9377
Nephrology Victoria Norwood, MD
Wendy Peters
434-243-6343 434-924-5505

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