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Haggerty-Friedman Psychosocial Fund for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

The Haggerty Friedman Psychosocial Fund promotes the practice of and training in developmental and behavioral pediatrics at the University of Rochester. We support the advancement developmental and behavioral health of infants, children, adolescents and their families through research, education, evidence based clinical practice, and advocacy.

We offer a variety of research training opportunities for medical students, residents, and fellows on-site at the University of Rochester. Visit the About the Fund page to learn more about the fund and Drs. Haggerty and Friedman. We also welcome you to check out some of our Past Faculty Mentors and the Board of Overseers.

Year Out Program

Program for University of Rochester medical students. Students receive a mentored research experience in a topic related to developmental and behavioral pediatrics. The student project developed in collaboration with a research mentor will be submitted to the Haggerty-Friedman Fund for review.

Mentored Medical Student Projects

Apply directly to the Haggerty Friedman Fund.

Mentored Pediatric Resident Projects

Apply directly to the Haggerty Friedman Fund.

Haggerty-Friedman Summer Scholar Program

Program for current and accepted medical students at the University of Rochester and elsewhere. Students receive a mentored clinical research experience in a topic related to developmental and behavioral pediatrics.