“UAMS has facilitated my career development while supporting work-life balance. I feel blessed to work at UAMS where my colleagues are my friends."
Laura Sisterhen, M.D.
General Pediatrics-Hospitalist, ACH
Med School: Univ. of Tennessee
The UAMS Pediatric Training Program at Arkansas Children's Hospital is a fully accredited pediatric residency program with a rich history of training pediatricians. The program and the hospital staff places a high priority on the educational needs of our residents. Whether it is via one-on-one teaching through direct patient care, teaching via conferences or in the simulation center, or establishing an advisor program to focus on the individual needs of each resident, we are committed to doing the big and small things to prepare you for a career in pediatrics.
Please look over the educational opportunities that are available to our residents: our core rotations and broad array of electives, and the monthly schedule of didactic conferences to name a few things. You will see a curriculum with a solid foundation in general pediatrics and with enough flexibility to individualize your training to meet your unique interests and career goals.