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Pediatric Residency Program
Pediatric Residency Program

The Children's Mercy Pediatric Residency program continues a rich heritage of providing excellent clinical care to the children of Kansas City and our region, and training future generations of outstanding pediatricians.

Our residents gain experience with a diverse clinical population, a wide-ranging array of pediatric pathology, an approachable faculty, and a variety of didactic opportunities. Whether they pursue general academic pediatrics, private practice, hospital medicine, urgent care, or sub-specialty fellowships, our graduates routinely acknowledge their excellent preparation in our residency program.

Message from Our Director

Welcome to Children’s Mercy Pediatric Residency Program! We are excited that you are interested in learning more about our residency training here at Children’s Mercy. Residency at Children's Mercy combines an outstanding clinical experience with dedicated pediatric faculty that have a passion for teaching and mentorship. As the only free standing children’s hospital in a large referral area, our residents are exposed to a wide range of clinical experiences, from bread and butter pediatric conditions to state of the art clinical care. 

Our graduates complete their training as outstanding general pediatricians, well prepared for successful careers. No matter if you are interested in community pediatrics or subspecialty fellowship, our curriculum allows for flexibility to design the resident experience to maximize skills for future careers.

Our residents pride themselves on the warm and welcoming relationship with their resident colleagues as you will see by visiting the Resident Life tab. 

Please take a look at the information we have provided and we hope to meet or talk with you in the near future!

Ross Newman, DO
Angie Etzenhouser, MD
Emily Killough, MD
Danielle Reed, MD

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