Why Choose Our Pediatric Residency Program?

About our Pediatric Residency Program

MCW Pediatrics Residency Program

  • Outstanding Residents who support and encourage one another in a collegial environment
  • World class Faculty who are passionate about resident education
  • Exceptional breadth and depth of clinical experiences, from general community pediatrics to all pediatric subspecialties
  • Individualized attention to each resident’s career and life needs, with Faculty Advisors, Program Directors, Chief Residents and Staff available to mentor, guide and assist
  • Superior Fellowships and positions in the most competitive programs and practices obtained by graduates of our program every year
  • Comprehensive Pediatric curriculum to promote individual career development
  • Primary care, hospitalist, global health, subspecialty, hybrid and career development tracks to individualize your learning and optimize your training to be beneficial to your future career
  • Community Advocacy and Medical Home curricula for all residents, including participation in community-based projects
  • Clinical, basic, and translational research opportunities in all subspecialties
  • Potential to participate in the Accelerated Research Pathway of the American Board of Pediatrics, consisting of 2 years of general pediatric residency followed by 4 years of fellowship training
  • Resident input is valued and used to optimize the resident experience
  • Experienced Program Directors, Medical Education Staff and Chief Residents committed to the well-being and success of each Resident
  • Supportive philosophy and generous policies regarding maternity leave, sick leave, and family commitments
  • Very competitive salary and benefits package
  • Vibrant city with affordable housing, short commute times, excellent schools, safe and diverse neighborhoods, a large population of young professionals and a full spectrum of urban, recreational and outdoor activities


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8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 955-8296
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