Department of Pediatrics - Department Overview

Faculty Leadership

Clinical Leadership - Golisano Children's Hospital

Nina F. Schor, M.D., Ph.D., Pediatrician-in-Chief

Walter Pegoli, Jr., M.D., Surgeon-in-Chief

James Sanders, M.D., Associate Director, Children’s Surgical Services

Michael S. Leonard, M.D., M.S., Chief Medical Quality, Safety, and Patient Experience Officer

Lauren Bruckner, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Children’s Medical Inpatient Unit Services

Clement Ren, M.D., Director, Children’s Outpatient Services

Timothy Stevens, M.D., M.P.H., Medical Director, NICU

L. Eugene Daugherty, M.D., Medical Director, PICU

Karen Powers, M.D., Medical Director, PCICU

Jill Cholette, M.D., Associate Medical Director, PCICU

M. Colleen Davis, M.D., M.P.H., Medical Director, Pediatric Emergency Services

Research - Department of Pediatrics

Jill Halterman, M.D., M.P.H.Damian Krysan, M.D., Ph.D., Vice Chairs for Research

George Schwartz, M.D., Associate Chair for Research Education and Training

Lawrence Saubermann, M.D., Medical Director, Pediatric Clinical Research Office

Education - Department of Pediatrics

Patricia Chess, M.D., Vice Chair for Education and Director, Fellowship Education in Pediatrics

William Varade, M.D., Program Director, Pediatric Residency Program

Lynn Garfunkel, M.D.Caren Gellin, M.D., Associate Program Directors, Pediatric Residency Program

Robert Swantz, M.D., Director, Medical Student Education in Pediatrics

Cynthia Christy, M.D.Kristin D’Aco, M.D., Associate Directors, Medical Student Education in Pediatrics

Kate Ackerman, M.D., Director, Resident Research Track

Academic Affairs - Department of Pediatrics

Francis Gigliotti, M.D., Vice Chair for Academic Affairs

Elizabeth McAnarney, M.D., Director, Faculty Development and Mentoring Programs