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UPMC Children's Hospital 2022 Year in Review UPMC Children's Hospital 2022 Year in Review

Year in Review: 2023

UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh offers integrated, collaborative, evidence-based pediatric behavioral health services within many medical subspecialty areas through two main Divisions: the Behavioral Health Science Division and the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine.

The Behavioral Science Division offers specialized programs and services for treating children and adolescents who are experiencing behavioral or emotional difficulties in different settings and across the developmental span. The experienced multidisciplinary team provides evidence-based therapies tailored to each child’s and family’s needs. Experts promote the integration of high-quality mental health services into the medical home. Our clinicians provide assessment, diagnosis, and treatment for a wide range of cognitive, emotional, and behavioral disorders. These specialists work with families to provide a comprehensive evaluation and a treatment plan. Treatment options include education, supportive psychotherapy, relaxation training, cognitive behavioral therapy, and psychopharmacology when indicated.

Additionally, the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine aims to improve the health and well being of youth through:

  • Accessible health care services for adolescents in the context of their family, culture and community
  • Interdisciplinary adolescent health care education for health professional trainees and practitioners as well as youth, families, and communities
  • Research to increase understanding of disparities in adolescent health, promote adolescent health equity, and improve adolescent health outcomes
  • Engagement with youth in their communities as their adult allies and advocates

We invite you to learn more about the highlights in 2023 and hope you’ll consider voting for UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh in the U.S. News ‘Best Children’s Hospital’ survey.

UPMC Children’s Ranks as the #8 Best Pediatric Hospital in the U.S.

One of the best national hospitals, ranked in diabetes and endocrinology by U.S. News and World Report.UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh is recognized as one of the top pediatric hospitals in the country, earning the #8 position on the 2023-24 U.S. News & World Report Honor Roll of America’s Best Children’s Hospitals.

Pediatrics Residency Ranked Among Top Ten In The Country

Ranked as among the top ten of residency programs in the country by Doximity. This incredible recognition highlights the strength and robustness of our residency program, which provides world-class faculty mentoring and advising to our residents, helping them develop into the next generation of leading pediatricians, clinicians, and scientists.