As the only freestanding pediatric healthcare system in Georgia, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is the trusted leader in caring for kids. Children's has more than 60 pediatric specialties and programs, the top healthcare professionals in the nation and is a leader in research and technology. Children’s is one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country, managing more than one million patient visits annually at three hospitals, Marcus Autism Center, the Center for Advanced Pediatrics and neighborhood locations. Consistently ranked among the top children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has impacted the lives of kids in Georgia, across the United States and around the world for more than 100 years.
We collaborate with Emory University School of Medicine, Georgia Institute of Technology and other academic institutions to advance pediatric medicine and pursue answers to perplexing medical conditions. In 2020, our researchers conducted more than 1,300 active studies in pediatric disease, yielding more than 1,700 publications. To support these efforts, we received more than $111 million in extramural funding – a record high – with $97 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to help make kids better today and healthier tomorrow.