UC San Diego's Department of Pediatrics welcomes housestaff from other institutions for elective rotations. These rotation request require registration with the UCSD Office of Graduate Medical Education (OGME) and the Rady Children's Hospital Graduate Medical Education. Only residents PL2 and above are eligible to rotate. All elective rotation request and dates must first be approved by the division you are requesting to visit prior to contacting either the UCSD or Rady GME office to begin the registration process.
Please visit the UCSD Office of Graduate Medical Education Visiting Residents webpage, for detailed information about the requirements for a visiting elective rotation. All required paperwork must be submitted to the UCSD GME Office at least 3-6 months prior to the requested start date.
For additional information on elective rotations available through the Department of Pediatrics please contact:
House Officer Administrative Program Manager
T: (619) 543-8254
F: (619) 543-2990
200 W. Arbor Drive # 8829
San Diego, CA 92103-8829
Mail Code: 8829
All visiting resident must also follow the requirements through the Rady Children's Hospital Graduate Medical Education (GME) Office. These requirements as well as detailed information about the Rady Children's Hospital Rotation please visit the Rady Children's GME website,