This clinical department is located at the Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women and Children (KMCWC). The Staff offices are located on the 7th Floor of the Physician Office Building.
KMCWC is the only Children’s Hospital in the State and is learning site for all Pediatric education at the School of Medicine. It is also the site for the Pediatric Residency based at the University of Hawaii. It is also the training site for the Neonatal Perinatal Fellowship Program (Jointly sponsored by the University of Hawaii and the Tripler Army Medical Center). It also is the Pediatric training sites for multiple Schools of Nursing, Respiratory Therapy and other ancillary medical professional training.
The Faculty of the Department is over 200 strong (both compensated and volunteer) and are responsible for curricular activities supporting Medical Students, Residents and Fellows. There is also significant clinical research and Quality Improvement work conducted by the faculty. Research support is with local fiscal support and through NIH funded grants.
The Departmental Annual report for the Academic year 2019-2020 is accessible here.