Children's National Hospital


Washington, DC

Date Posted

December 20, 2023

Second Year Pediatric Residency Position Opening at Children’s National Hospital in Washington, D.C

Children’s National Hospital in Washington, D.C., is recruiting a second-year pediatric resident to begin July 1, 2024.

We seek residents who are enthusiastic about learning, serving the community, and contributing to a team in their daily work.  The size and diversity of our program are strengths and training occurs in a learner-centered environment surrounded by world-class clinical care and research.  Our residents often value pursuing interests beyond minimum competencies and are pursue a wide variety of career choices after residency.

We are guided by our mission to provide world-class education and innovative training experiences to pediatric residents in an environment that values each individual, encourages collaboration, and considers physician well-being, in order to achieve our vision of improving the well-being of children on a local, regional, national and global scale through clinical care, education, advocacy and research. Learn more about our program at

Prerequisites for Training:

  • Completion of medical training by graduating from either: a) A U.S. or Canadian L.C.M.E. accredited medical school, b) An American Osteopathic Association Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation accredited medical school, or c) A medical school outside of the U.S. or Canada and meets one of the following additional qualifications: E.C.F.M.G. certified or holds a full and unrestricted Washington, D.C., medical license.
  • Passing score on the U.S.M.L.E. or C.O.M.L.E.X. Step 1 and Step 2 exams.
  • Completion of a first year of training in good standing at an A.C.G.M.E. accredited pediatric residency program.


To apply:
Use this link to submit:  CV, E.R.A.S. application (or medical school transcript, M.S.P.E., and U.S.M.L.E. transcript).

Prior to offer, the following will be required:  letter of recommendation from most recent raining program director, verification of prior post-graduate training, and summative performance evaluation.

URL Application Link: 


Contact Information:

Aisha Barber, M.D., M.Ed.
Director, Pediatric Residency Program
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Attending Physician, Division of Hospital Medicine
Children’s National Hospital
George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Department Phone:  202-476-3670
Email: or

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