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International Medicine

The International Medicine team is committed to extending the expertise and resources of The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to reach children far beyond the United States.

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International Patient Services

The goal of International Patient Services at CHOP is twofold: to provide children the world over with access to the most skilled specialists in pediatric medicine, and to make a family’s experience with our Hospital as easy, comfortable and supportive as possible.

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International Collaborations

CHOP has developed a global network of collaborations with organizations that share the Hospital’s mission.

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International Medical Education

"Advances in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine" will be held Wednesday, October 22, 2014 in Philadelphia. Save the date and check for more information this summer.

Global Health Initiatives

In the town of Consuelo in the Dominican Republic, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia opened a flagship pediatric clinic: Niños Primeros en Salud (Kids First Consuelo).

Learn about the humanitarian arm of International Medicine »

We’re #1 — again!

CHOP shares the top spot on U.S. News & World Report’s Honor Roll of the nation’s Best Children’s Hospitals. See why we’re still No. 1»

International Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's aims to extend the reach of the Hospital around the globe through four main programs:

International Patient Services

CHOP International Medicine offers a dedicated staff that supports the unique needs of our international patients and their families who travel to Philadelphia from around the world to receive medical care.

Medical Education

As a global leader in pediatric healthcare, our educational efforts also extend beyond the walls of our hospital to provide medical education opportunities to colleagues throughout the world.

Global Health

The Global Health Center is the humanitarian arm of International Medicine, providing clinical services for children and ongoing education for healthcare providers in resource scarce communities in Latin America and southern Africa.

International Collaborations

There may be opportunities for your organization to collaborate with The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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Contact Us

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International Patients

Learn how to become an international patient.

Annual Report 2013

The work of International Medicine reaches far beyond patient care. Collaborations and programs at home and around the world are establishing Children’s Hospital as a global leader in pediatric healthcare. Learn more in CHOP’s 2013 Annual Report.