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KU Wichita Pediatrics

Together for Kansas Children. Forever.

KU Wichita Pediatrics is a growing team of wonderfully diverse, talented, and dedicated professionals devoted to the health and wellness of children and families in our state. We provide innovative clinical care, with an emphasis on prevention and advocacy, and focus on quality service and safety.

We are committed to developing and supporting our faculty, teams, partnerships, and collaborations in our department, school, and community. We work together for the health of future generations of Kansas children through our dedication to making new discoveries, advocating for children, and educating tomorrow's physicians.

Welcome to KU Wichita Pediatrics. Please take a look around to see how we're working together for Kansas children. Forever.

Brian Pate, M.D.
Chair of Pediatrics

KU Wichita Pediatrics in the News
  • KUSM-Wichita center focuses on infant mortality programs, research
    Aug 20, 2019 -- The Center for Research on Infant Birth and Survival (CRIBS), based at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita, was founded in 2017 to be a conduit for research and program implementation for both local and statewide efforts.
  • No Hit Zone creates a safe environment for everyone
    May 03, 2019 -- In a column for The Wichita Eagle, Katherine Melhorn, M.D., clinical professor in the Department of Pediatrics at KU School of Medicine-Wichita, discusses the "No Hit Zone" concept used by Wesley Children's Hospital and many other community partners.
  • Everyday Heroes: Helping babies survive
    Feb 10, 2019 -- More babies in Sedgwick County are surviving their first year of life, and Cari Schmidt with the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita wants to keep that trend going.
Last modified: Jan 25, 2019
Contact Us

Department of Pediatrics
KU School of Medicine-Wichita
3243 E. Murdock, Suite 402
Wichita, KS 67208

Phone: 316-962-2250
Fax: 316-962-7679