About Our Program
The Pediatrics Residency Program at the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria is located at Children’s Hospital of Illinois, the third-largest children’s hospital in Illinois – a full-service pediatric hospital on the OSF Saint Francis Medical Center campus with more than 115 pediatric specialists representing more than 40 pediatric subspecialities.
Our three-year program accepts up to 10 residents each year. Here you will find cutting-edge technology, an expert faculty, a diverse patient mix, strong resident camaraderie and a family-friendly environment.
How We Teach and Learn
- Individualized curriculum
- Focus on resident well-being
- Academic appointment for residents with the medical school for their teaching role with students
- Dedicated simulation curriculum within state-of-the-art Jump Simulation
Where We Work
Children’s Hospital of Illinois
Where We Live
It’s the best of both worlds: city living with a small-town vibe. Peoria offers rich cultural amenities, family-friendly activities and ample job opportunities.