Quick Facts

Quick facts
  • The current state-of-the-art PICU opened in March 2004. This facility was expanded to 20 beds in 2009.
  • 2 fellows accepted per year.
  • Total fellows = 6
  • The PICU has approximately 1000 admissions per year and an average daily census of 13-15 patients.
  • Cardiac ICU patients cared for primarily by PICU service.
  • In 2010, our department ranked 20th in National Institutes of Health (NIH) research funding among pediatric departments located within medical schools.
  • Our department received $17.1 million in direct costs in 2010.