Pediatric Rheumatology Clinic

While in the Clinic portion of the Fellowship, fellows will be located within the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Rheumatology Clinic. Here, approximately 2500 children each year seek care for their rheumatologic ailments. The rheumatology section consists of a support staff of a research nurse specialist, one administrative assistants, a certified nurse practitioner, and two clinical nurses.

Pediatrics Rheumatology Clinic

Pediatric Rheumatology Clinic

During the research portion of the Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship, fellows will have the opportunity to use the well-supported laboratory in the MACC Fund Research Building. This 2500 square foot space contains:


  • Spectrophotometry
  • Becton Dickenson FACS Caliber
  • Radioisotope labeling and counting
  • Gel electrophoresis and gel documentation equipment
  • Four laser BD LSR II for multi-parametric fluorescent analysis of cell surface markers, intracellular proteins, and serum cytokines

Pediatric Rheumatology Laboratory

Pediatric Rheumatology Laboratory

Medical College of WisconsinChildren's Hospital of Wisconsin and Medical College of Wisconsin Libraries

These two libraries contain a large volume of textbooks and medical periodicals available for your use.

Fellows will have a permanent office space with an individual desktop computer in the Children's Corporate Center to use during their three year stay with the Medical College of Wisconsin. All of the pediatric physicians and administrative staff are housed in the Corporate Center. Once a week, faculty and staff meet for staffing to discuss patient schedules, Journal Club, and receive updates on clinical research. Fellows will also participate in the Pediatric Joint Fellowship Curriculum once a month for information sessions on a variety of topics specifically geared to fellowship, research, job search, etc.

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin  Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Library

Fellowship Program Contact

Program Director
James J. Nocton, MD
(414) 266-6700 |

Associate Director
Dominic O. Co, MD, PhD
(414) 266-6700 |

Program Coordinator
Karen Felty
(414) 266-6701 |