Educational Opportunities

We train academic neonatologists through our Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship Program and support postdoctoral and predoctoral advisees from a variety of disciplines. Additionally, there are opportunities for scholarship and research for residents, medical students, and undergraduates.  

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship Program

Stanford University School of Medicine offers a three-year Fellowship Program in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. Find out more about our current fellows and the application instructions and requirements.

Contact our Fellowship Administrative Associate Terrie Nguyen.

Pediatric Resident Rotation

Access information on the Stanford Pediatrics Residency Program site. 

Neonatal and Developmental Biology Research Training

We offer research training with a focus on human development and neonatology for postdoctoral fellows as well as matriculated predoctoral candidates and undergraduates at Stanford University.

Contact Associate Fellowship Program Director Gary Shaw, DrPH.

Center for Advanced Pediatric and Perinatal Education

The Center for Advanced Pediatric and Perinatal Education (CAPE) offers interactive simulation-based learning experiences and conducts human performance research in obstetric, fetal, neonatal, and pediatric sciences.

Contact Director of CAPE Lou Halamek, MD.

Medical Student Electives

Medical students have the opportunity to participate in internships and/or research with faculty in the division.

Contact our Director of Quality and Safety Lisa Bain, MD.


Our faculty are available to mentor students and trainees who enter with a wide range of experience, from undergraduates to clinical and postdoctoral fellows. Mentors facilitate learning and support trainees' individualized scholarship in the areas of clinical, basic and translational research. Transdisciplinary collaborations are also encouraged.