Divisions

The Carver College of Medicine Department of Pediatrics is composed of 16 divisions, each with expertise in a different subspecialty of children's health. Divisions are home to both specialists in clinical care as well research teams actively working toward therapies and treatments for many childhood diseases. Together, both strive to provide excellence in the training of the next generation of child health professionals.

Allergy, Immunology, and Pulmonary
Director: Eva Tsalikian, MD (Interim)

Cardiology
Director: Ian Law, MD

Child and Community Health
Director: Thomas Scholz, MD

Critical Care
Director: Marcelo Auslender, MD

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Director: Lane Strathearn, MBBS, PhD

Endocrinology and Diabetes
Director: Eva Tsalikian, MD

Gastroenterology
Director: Aliye Uc, MD

General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Director: Beth Tarini, MD, MS

Hematology/Oncology
Director: Yatin M. Vyas, MD

Infectious Disease
Director: Damian Krysan, PhD, MD

Medical Genetics
Director: Val Sheffield, MD, PhD

Neonatology
Interim Director: Steven J. McElroy, MD

Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation
Interim Director: Yatin M. Vyas, MD

Neurology
Director: Alexander Bassuk, MD

Rheumatology
Director: Polly Ferguson, MD