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.
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
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In the News
March 9, 2017 Jeffrey Teckman, MD: Interviewed on Fox 2 Re: Overweight Kids
February 2017 Debra Zand, PhD: Mentioned in a SLU Newsroom article about SLU medical students
February 15, 2017 Ken Haller, MD: Interviewed on KSDK-TV Ch. 5 about a local mumps outbreak
January 24, 2017 Ann Dimaio, MD: Interview by Fox2 Re: Local hospitals to take measures to aid in the battle against sex trafficking
January 17, 2017 Elaine Siegfried, MD: Quoted on Dermatology Times regarding FDA approval of corticosteroid-sparing topical ointment for eczema
January 3, 2017 Luke Weaver, DO: Interviewed by The DO about empathy tips from a cancer survivor
December 20, 2016 Ken Haller, MD: Quoted in a story on WiProud about hovering parents
December 8, 2016 Matt Broom, MD: A text messaging program for post-partum depression started by Matt Broom, M.D. (Pediatrics) was mentioned on WFAA-TV Ch. 8 and WLTX-TV Ch. 19
December 1, 2016 Ken Haller, MD: Quoted on KMOX-AM 1120 and investmentwatchblog.com about preventing mumps from spreading.
November 16, 2016 Manoj Warrier, MD: Quoted in Healio and MedicalResearch stories about a study finding asthma medications in schools reduced school absences.
Pediatric Research Colloquium
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Husmann Room, 1st Floor Cardinal Glennon
"Sheep Models for Decreasing Lung Injury from Mechanical Ventilation at Birth"
Presented by: Brett Kothe, MD, Fellow, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Rebecca Petersen, MD, Fellow, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
11th Annual Pediatric Science Days Symposium
Wednesday, May 17 - Friday, May 19, 2017