Boston Children’s Hospital is home to the world’s largest research enterprise at a pediatric center. Whether you need to locate someone with expertise in epigenetics, pay-for-performance or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, you can find the right researcher at Boston Children’s. More than 600 faculty researchers and 700 postdoctoral fellows are actively pursuing innovations to solve the most pressing challenges in pediatric medicine today.
Our research team leads U.S. pediatric hospitals in scientific publishing, with impressive representation in top basic science, top general clinical, top pediatric and top subspecialty journals. Boston Children's Hospital was listed as an author affiliation in 882 papers in 2011, 1,020 papers in 2012, and 1,323 papers in 2013, according to PubMed.
We provide a comprehensive array of programs to nurture a culture of innovation among our research team. These programs include the Technology and Innovation Development Office (TIDO), Innovation & Digital Health Accelerator (IDHA), Translational Research Program and Clinical Research Center.