The Department of Pediatrics offers an extensive range of services for patients and physicians through fifteen sections and specialized centers and programs. Faculty members and programs in the department represent many specialized areas of clinical expertise. In addition, several interdisciplinary centers and programs involve collaborations with multiple departments throughout the Medical Center.

Big Apple Circus Clown Care Unit

The Big Apple Circus Clown Care Unit (CCU) is a community outreach program of the Big Apple Circus, a not-for-profit performing arts organization representing the finest classical circus in America.

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Yale Pediatrics is one of the nation's premier institutions devoted to improving our understanding of the causes and treatments of disorders that affect children through research. Research efforts within Yale Pediatrics include leading basic science and clinical research in many areas, and exciting translational research efforts that bring what is learned at the research bench to the bedside.