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Thanks to our excellent faculty and our strong relationship with one of Canada’s leading children’s hospitals, you’ll find plenty of outstanding programs in our department.

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Making discoveries that matter

We have a long history of innovative clinical and basic science research, thanks to our abundance of grant support and our exceptionally productive and dedicated researchers.

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Taking care of our community

We are proud of the contribution our faculty, researchers and administrators make towards protecting and caring for children living in the Maritimes.

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About the department

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The Department of Pediatrics partners with community-based health care providers, like the IWK Health Centre, to provide specialized care for children, youth and women from across Atlantic Canada.

Our divisions and services

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From cardiology to pediatric palliative care, one of our key goals is providing care "closer-to-home" through Maritime outreach clinics. Learn more about our 16 clinical divisions and two clinical services.