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The Division of Academic General Pediatrics, Newborn Medicine and Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics faculty provide comprehensive, evidence-based clinical care, medical education, and are engaged in ongoing research, quality improvement, advocacy, policy, and community outreach. Faculty at our sites are the principal educators of UCSD School of Medicine Pediatric and Medicine-Pediatric residents and medical students.


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Division Chief, Emergency Medicine, UCSD Dept. of Pediatrics
Janine Young, M.D.
Chief, Division of Academic General Pediatrics, Newborn Medicine, and Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

Program Highlights 


Congratulations to Dr. Eyla Boies

Dr. Boies was award Outstanding Pediatrician of the Year by American Academy of Pediatrics, California Chapter


UC Health and UC San Diego launch region's only accredited Human Milk Bank

The non-profit will serve families in California through all six UCH academic health centers.

Education & Training

Meet Our Current Fellows

Read about the work and research of our current fellows, Dr. Jesica Liu (2020-2023) and Dr. Umaben Patel (2021-2024) and learn more about the DBP Fellowship program.

Patient Care

We provide high-quality, compassionate care to a diverse patient population in San Diego county. The Developmental Behavior Pediatrics team are experts in evaluating and treating infants, children, and adolescents with developmental, learning, or behavioral concerns. 

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Education & Training

Our program includes training for Medical Students, Resident Education, and a Fellowship for Developmental-Behaviorial Pediatrics

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Meet Our Faculty

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Support OUR Research

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