Harbor-UCLA Medical Center is a Los Angeles County hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. With a full time academic faculty practicing in a public hospital, the Department of Pediatrics at Harbor-UCLA provides exceptional instruction by attracting physicians who strive to make a difference in the world.
The Department of Pediatrics at Harbor-UCLA offers cutting-edge research opportunities for faculty and residents. These programs are supported by industry-sponsored grants, contracts, and by various high-profile organizations. Harbor-UCLA is affiliated with the Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute, one of the most prominent independent research institutions in the country. With an annual budget of $70 million, LA BioMed provides the infrastructure for extensive basic science and clinical research programs.
The Department of Pediatrics at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center is committed to providing the highest level of care for the underserved. By combining excellent scientific research with state-of-the-art clinical care, Harbor-UCLA offers a unique opportunity for training the next generation of leaders in pediatrics in a culturally diverse setting. The Department of Pediatrics at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center is a uniquely strong and cooperative environment – one that prepares physicians for both the challenges and the opportunities in the dynamic practice of medicine. Training leaders in community activism, research, and clinical care, we are proud of the many contributions our faculty and graduates have made to improve children’s health.