Children's Mercy Hospital


Kansas City, MO

Date Posted

March 14, 2023

We have an unexpected opening for a first-year fellow position.  Come join 5 other fellows!  J-1 Visa and some H-1B Visa applicants are welcome.

The Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship is a three-year, ACGME-accredited fellowship program designed to train pediatricians in the clinical care, education, and research of endocrinology and diabetes. Our program is designed maintain a balance between education and service, humanities and science, and personal and professional satisfaction. Our fellowship highlights are:

  • Being one of the largest training programs in the country, currently with seven fellows.
  • The program features two large programs involving research on diabetes and gender differences.
  • Children’s Mercy hosts the annual Great Plains Endocrinology Symposium.
  • Opportunity to work with the first Pediatric Genome Center in the country.
  • Formal training course in Continuous Quality and Performance Improvement.
  • Grant writing course.
  • Pediatric Endocrinology Certifying Exam passage rate: 100%


Joseph Cernich, MD
Fellowship Director
(816) 855-1979

Toni Zaner, BA
Fellowship Coordinator
(816) 760-8818

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