The Department of Pediatrics is committed to use-inspired science and translational research that focuses discovery and moves it to application. Our renowned faculty are addressing the greatest threats facing children in the 21st century including obesity and malnutrition, diabetes, infectious diseases, asthma, prematurity, and neglect and abuse. We value the community we serve and in conjunction with the Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital have developed partnerships with agencies and stakeholders in the Washington Heights-Inwood community to address health issues of local importance. Through such partnerships we are building effective programs that result improve the health and well-being of our community's children.

To learn more about our research programs, please visit the pages linked below.