Department of Pediatrics
Welcome to the web site of the Department of Pediatrics of Saint Louis University School of Medicine. Our department is based at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital in St. Louis, adjacent to Saint Louis University Medical Center.
Our Department has approximately 150 full-time faculty and another 20 part-time faculty. We have outstanding educational programs for residents and medical students. Thirty-nine of our faculty were also recognized in the most recent publication of "Best Doctors in America".
IMMUNO Professor & Chair
Department of Pediatrics
Saint Louis University
School of Medicine
SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital
Mission: We strive to improve children's health by providing patient care, education, and research in a unique shared environment of inquisitive minds, compassion, and respect for human dignity, embodied and fostered by Saint Louis University and SSM Health.
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In the News
April 14, 2017 Stephen Braddock, MD and Marya Strand, MD: Research grants to Drs. Braddock and Strand were mentioned in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch medical research roundup
March 30, 2017 Jeffrey Teckman, MD: Interviewed on KTVI-TV Ch. 2 about gluten-free diets for children
March 29, 2017 Elaine Siegfried, MD: Quoted on todayonline.com about a newly approved medication for eczema
March 28, 2017 Elaine Siegfried, MD: Quoted in the New York Times about a newly approved medication for eczema
March 22, 2017 Matt Broom, MD: A text messaging program for post-partum depression started by Matt Broom, M.D. (Pediatrics) was mentioned on theBUMP.com
March 21, 2017 Ken Haller, MD: Quoted in a Virginia First story about when parents should stop hovering
March 17, 2017 Ken Haller, MD: Quoted in WJXT-TV Ch. 4 story about when parents should stop hovering
March 16, 2017 Ken Haller, MD: Quoted in KPRC-TV Ch. 2 story about when parents should stop hovering
March 16, 2017 Joshua Arthur, MD: Interviewed by St. Louis Magazine about dealing with a stressed-out kid
March 9, 2017 Jeffrey Teckman, MD: Interviewed on Fox 2 Re: Overweight Kids
Pediatric Research Colloquium
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Husmann Room, 1st Fl. Cardinal Glennon
"Evaluation of Text Messaging as an Educational Method to Improve Healthcare Utilization Among Infant Caregivers with Low Health Literacy"
Presented by: Matthew Broom, MD
6th Annual Primary Care Research Symposium
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Margaret McCormick Doisy LRC
SLU Medical Campus
Key Note Presentation: Building Healthcare and Community Partnerships to Address Childhood Obesity
Presented by: Sarah Barlow, MD, MPH
11th Annual Pediatric Science Days Symposium
Wednesday, May 17 -
Friday, May 19, 2017
Faculty Development Program
Friday, June 23, 2017 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hussman Conference Room,
1st Floor Cardinal Glennon
"Putting Theory Into Practice:
Learning Theory 101 and
How This Can Impact Your Teaching"
Presented by: Jamie Sutherell, MD, MEd.