Saint Louis University

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".

Robert W. Willmott, MD

Robert W. Wilmott, MD

IMMUNO Professor & Chair
Department of Pediatrics
Saint Louis University
School of Medicine
Pediatrician-in-Chief
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.

U.S. News Best Children’s Hospitals

ST. LOUIS, MO (June 21, 2016) - U.S. News & World Report has ranked SSM Health Cardinal
Glennon Children's Hospital in three specialties in the new 2016-17 Best Children's Hospitals
rankings. Read More>>>>

 Heidi Sallee, M.D., Ritu Zei, Cathleen Becker, Jennifer Heithaus, Jennifer Buehler, Josh Arthur, M.D. Front row: Linda Shaw, M.D. (faculty) and Brittnea Adcock pose on the floor of the Missouri House of Representatives.

SLU Pediatrics Travel to Jefferson City for Advocacy Day  Read Full Story >>>

Becoming Conscious of Unconscious Bias
Becoming Conscious of Unconscious Bias
Pediatric Grand Rounds Recording Nov 11, 2015

Pediatric Grand Rounds

In the News

August 30, 2016 Matthew Broom: Quoted in a St. Louis Public Radio story about St. Louis County's move to change the minimum age to purchase tobacco from 18 to 21

August 29, 2016 Kimberly Spence: Quoted in a St. Louis Post-Dispatch story about babies born with opioid addictions

August 25, 2016 Donna Halloran: interviewed on KSDK-TV Ch. 5 about price skyrocking for lifesaving allergy drug

August 22, 2016 Gordon Gale and Deepika Bhatla: interviewed on KSDK-TV Ch. 5 about their former cancer patient who is now a resident at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital

August 19, 2016 Ken Haller:  interviewed on KSDK-TV Ch.5, KTVI-TV Ch. 2 and KMOX-AM 1120 about the health concerns associated with lead exposure

August 14, 2016 Manoj Warrier: Interviewed on KTVI-TV Ch. 2 about how to combat allergy season in St. Louis

August 8, 2016 Matthew Broom: Quoted in Town & Style, St. Louis about the uniqueness of the Danis Pediatrics Center at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital

August 8, 2016 Ajay Jain, MD: Quoted in Town & StyleSt. Louis about liver disease

August 3, 2016 Ken Haller, MD: Interviewed on KSDK-TV Ch. 5's Show Me St. Louis, talking about back to school routines for children

July 31, 2016 Jeremy Garrett, MD: Interviewed on KTVI Ch. 2 about how dry drowning is raising concerns for parents during swim time

July 28, 2016 Kimberly Spence, MD: Quoted on U.S. News & World Report about Helping Babies Overcome Opioid Withdrawal

July 18, 2016 Matthew Broom, MD: Interviewed on KSDK-TV Ch.5 about how text messaging can help postpartum mothers and participated in a Facebook Live Q and A following the interview

July 14, 2016 Anthony Scalzo, MD: Quoted on cbsnews.com about synthetic marijuana

July 12, 2016 Anthony Scalzo, MD: Quoted on Live Science about synthetic marijuana

July 12, 2016 Manoj Warrier, MD: Interviewed on KTVI-TV Ch. 2 about thumb sucking and allergies in children

June 28, 2016 Josh Arthur, MD: Interviewed on KSDK-TV Ch. 5's Show Me St. Louis about sunscreen for children

June 15, 2016 Elaine Siegfried, MD: Quoted about pharmaceutical treatments for atopic dermatitis

June 14, 2016 Ken Haller, MD: Quoted about how much sleep children need

 

 


 


 

 

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