Connecticut Children’s is the main teaching hospital for the University of Connecticut School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics. We are an an independent children’s health system with our flagship Medical Center in Hartford, and more than 35 locations across the region. Over the course of a three-year residency program, residents receive superior education and training that combines hands-on, supervised patient care experiences, protected didactics and online curricular resources. Our mission is to train well rounded physicians who will improve the health of children and adolescents through clinical excellence, research, teaching, community involvement, and advocacy.