Why Children's?

  • One of the leading pediatric nephrology programs in the country according to U.S.News & World Report
  • Named to Fortune magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America
  • Performed more than 550 kidney transplants since our program's inception—making us one of the largest pediatric kidney transplant programs in the country
  • One of the country's most active programs of acute continuous venovenous hemofiltration
  • Modern facilities with advanced equipment

Why Emory?

  • Ranked among the top research medical schools in the country by U.S.News & World Report
  • State-of-the-art Emory University School of Medicine building located across the street from Children's
  • Home to the Rollins School of Public Health
  • Home to leading GME programs, including 12 pediatric subspecialty fellowships
  • Close affiliations with world-class institutions, including CDC and The Carter Center

Welcome to Atlanta

AtlantaRanked among the fastest growing metropolitan areas in the country, Atlanta combines Southern hospitality with the amenities of a world-class city. Over 5 million residents enjoy Atlanta’s rich history and cultural diversity. Whether you are a sports fanatic, history buff or have a love of the arts, Atlanta offers something for everyone.

  • Cost of living is low compared to other major cities
  • Home to the world's busiest airport, Hartsfield Jackson International Airport
  • Atlanta is within a two-hour direct flight of 80 percent of the United States 
  • Home to more than 12 Fortune 500 companies and more than 15 Fortune 1000 companies
  • Museums, theaters, concerts, artistic shopping areas
  • Professional sports teams, including the Falcons, Braves, Hawks and Thrashers
  • Vast number of restaurant options including a wealth of ethnic cuisines
  • Seasonal climate suitable for outdoor activities nearly all year around
  • Atlanta is within driving distance to both the mountains and the ocean