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The members of the Department of Urology at Boston Children's Hospital are available to answer questions, by phone or by e-mail.
Established in 1979 by Alan Retik, MD, the Department of Urology continues its mission to provide the best clinical and research training experience in pediatric urology.
We offer a three-year fellowship experience for two fellows per year. The first two years are dedicated to basic science or clinical research. The third year, accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), is devoted to clinical training.
Faculty members are also involved in numerous educational programs, courses and research projects.
Fellowship program information
Residents from Boston-area urology training programs rotate through Boston Children's. Third- and fourth-year students at Harvard Medical School, as well as students from across the U.S. and abroad, take part in the hospital's urology elective.
In addition, the department's laboratory offers a research elective to undergraduate students, medical students and residents from a variety of training programs.
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