The University of Wisconsin Department of Pediatrics is a vibrant academic department comprised of over 185 faculty, and offers a full range of pediatric subspecialty care. The University of Wisconsin-Madison is known for its beautiful lakeside setting, its top-rated record of federal research funding, and excellence in teaching at all levels. The city of Madison (pop. 263,332) is the state capitol, and boasts a high quality of life, including excellent schools, desirable residential areas, clean air, and abundant recreational and cultural opportunities.
The UW School of Medicine and Public Health offers students, educators, and researchers access to all the benefits of a preeminent public research university. The school also has strong partnerships with the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, whose programs are consistently ranked among the best in the nation, and UW Health, one of the 10 largest physician practice groups in the country.