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Meet our Division Chief

Dr. Cynthia Kuelbs is a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at UCSD and Chief Medical Information Officer at Rady Children's Hospital.  A long time child abuse pediatrician, she served as Medical Director for the Chadwick Center for Children and Families for 10 years. 

She is currently serving as Interim Chief for the Division of Child Abuse Pediatrics at UCSD Department of Pediatrics/Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego.


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Division Chief, Cardiology, UCSD Dept. of Pediatrics
Cynthia Kuelbs, MD
Division Chief

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Meet Dr. Shalon Nienow, MD and hear a narrative about what she and other physicians in the UC San Diego Department of Pediatrics and Rady's Children's Hospital do to care for and protect children who are victims of child abuse.


Chadwick CAP Fellowship

The Chadwick Center for Children and Families at Rady Children’s Hospital and the Department of Pediatrics at the University of California San Diego is offering a 3 year fellowship in Child Abuse Pediatrics. Our Program trains pediatricians to become experts in all areas of child abuse and neglect. We provide comprehensive training and experience in clinical assessment, diagnosis, research, and educational didactics.

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