• Read our recent patient success story from the UCLA Med-Peds sickle cell program!

    Our sickle cell program treated one of our patients, Josh, to a baseball game with UCLA interventional radiology faculty member, Dr. Shenise Gilyard, after stabilizing his care and keeping him out of the hospital. Way to go, Josh!

    Read the Article
  • September is sickle cell awareness month!

    September is national sickle cell awareness month! Did you know that people of many ethnic backgrounds – not just those of African descent – can have sickle cell disease? In fact, Latinos have the second most common incidence in the United States.

    Learn More About Sickle Cell Disease
  • Apply for the UCLA Health LGBTQ+ Health Initiative Fund

    The UCLA LGBTQ+ Health Initiative Fund was created to foster and accelerate the growth of LGBTQ+ programs within UCLA. Follow the link below to learn more about funding for your project!

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Our Mission

The UCLA Health Division of Internal Medicine-Pediatrics is committed to consistently elevating the quality of care offered to the families we serve. We achieve this by embracing advanced educational and training initiatives, fostering groundbreaking research, and actively engaging in community advocacy. Our dedicated team continually seeks opportunities for growth and collaboration, striving to not only meet, but to exceed the evolving healthcare needs of our diverse patient population.


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Training the Future

Our division offers premier residency & fellowship programs with diverse clinical experiences, mentored by top doctors. We foster a supportive learning environment to prepare future healthcare professionals to excel.

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Serving Our Community

UCLA Medicine-Pediatrics offers a wide range of clinical services for LA's diverse healthcare needs. Our dedicated approach ensures accessible, top-quality care while promoting community well-being and support.

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Constant Innovation

Our organization is committed to understanding community needs and exploring innovative ways to enhance care. Through continuous learning and collaboration, we strive to positively impact health and well-being.

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Empowerment and Advocacy

We foster community well-being by emphasizing youth empowerment, policy advocacy, promoting growth, and positive change. Our goal is to create a lasting impact for a healthier future for all.

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