Pediatrics Interest Group (PIG)



Welcome to the Pediatric Interest Group Page!




Mission Statement:

The purpose of the Pediatrics Interest Group (PIG) at the University of Arizona College of Medicine Phoenix is to expose students to the field of pediatric medicine. Our group will organize and host a variety of events throughout the year to provide exposure to various pediatric sub-specialties and foster networking with other medical professionals.

Past Events include:
- Lunch presentations featuring physicians from various specialties within pediatrics
- Pediatric Sim Nights—an interactive way to get hands on experience with   
  techniques utilized in the field of pediatrics
- Participation in the ACT Kids Health Fair
- Practicing Pediatric Well Exams


Coming Soon in 2017:

ACT Kids Health Fair!
Practice taking blood pressure, performing a physical exam, etc.

Pediatric Specialty Panel Lunch Talk
Come listen to various pediatric specialities talk about their careers and how they got there!

Pediatric Simulation Nights
Practice new codes, intubation, lumbar punctures, and more!
    

2017 PIG Leadership Co-Chairs:

Megan Burke - mburke26@email.arizona.edu
Fawsia Osman - fawsia.osman@email.arizona.edu
Shivani Misra - smisra@email.arizona.edu
Zoha Ahmed - zsahmed@email.arizona.edu

Faculty Advisor:
Lisa Grimaldi, MD - lgrimald@email.arizona.edu