Applicant Information

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Mission Statement & Goals

The Mission and Values of the Department of Pediatrics Fellowship Programs:

  • The University of Virginia Fellowship Programs teach, mentor, and induct physicians into pediatric academic medicine.
  • We value the development of subspecialty board certified faculty members and future academic leaders.
  • We provide fellowship education in the setting of specialized clinical excellence and family centered care.
  • We provide education in research methods and an opportunity for a mentored, hands-on application of those methods resulting in the publication of new findings.

Program Information

For information about a specific subspecialty program or application, please check the links below or contact the Fellowship Coordinator or Director of the individual program.

Program Program Director
Program Coordinator
Phone Fax
Allergy Peter Heymann, MD
Thomas Platts-Mills, MD, Co-Director
434-924-5917
Cardiology George McDaniel, MD
Italia Giles
434-243-0884 434-982-6139
Clinical Informatics David Ling, MD, MS
Nathaniel Braintwain 
434-297-5754 434-924-1797
Critical Care Michael Spaeder, MD, MS
Holly Sanders
434-982-1707 434-982-3843
Developmental-Behavioral Medicine Valentina Intagliata, MD
Carole Abel
434-924-8184 434-924-2780
Endocrinology David Repaske, MD,PhD
Ashley Racine
434-924-5956 434-924-9181
Hematology & Oncology William Petersen Jr, MD
Karen Vest
 434-924-5105  434-982-1927
Neonatology Karen Fairchild, MD
Ashley Racine
434-924-5428 434-243-9377
Nephrology Victoria Norwood, MD
Holly Sanders
434-243-6343 434-924-5505

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