Welcome to the Pediatric Residency Program at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria. Our program is located at the Children’s Hospital of Illinois which is a part of OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, the third largest hospital for staffed beds in Illinois. Since 1958, our program has a long standing tradition of excellence in pediatric education. For a more detailed description please visit our residency website.


 Jawad Javad, MD Christison  Beekman
Bhavana Kandikattu, M.D.
Residency Program Director

M. Jawad Javed, M.D.
Associate Program Director

Amy Christison, M.D.
Assistant Program Director
Michele Beekman, M.D.
Assistant Program Director
Residency Phone:  309-655-2274