Graduate Medical Education

Graduate Medical Education is one of the most critical functions of the Medical Education Department. This division is responsible for overseeing and managing residency and fellowship postgraduate training programs across Sidra Medicine and setting the governance structure for residency and fellowship programs. It also ensures training programs align with international medical education training standards and patient care is delivered to the highest quality and standards.


Sidra Medicine hosts the Pediatric Residency program and over thirty specialized Fellowship programs across various disciplines. We provide a wide range of pediatric subspecialty training programs that promise future medical graduates a unique clinical experience combined with technology and medical modalities in advanced facilities. Sidra Medicine also offers opportunities to engage in research projects when joining our residency and fellowship training programs.


Sidra Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education - International (ACGMEI) as a sponsoring institution for GME programs. ACGMEI accredits our Pediatric Residency program and several Fellowship programs.

# Program Duration ACGME-I Accreditation Application Status for 2024
1 Pediatric Residency 4 Years Accredited Closed
2 Pediatric Cardiology 3 Years Accredited Closed
3 Pediatric General Surgery 3 Years Accredited Closed
4 Perinatal-Neonatal Medicine (Neonatology) 3 Years Accredited Closed
5 Pediatric Nephrology 3 Years Accredited Closed
6 Child Neurology 3 Years Accredited Closed
7 Pediatric Pulmonology 3 Years Accredited Closed
8 Pediatric Emergency Medicine 3 Years Accredited Closed
9 Pediatric Gastroenterology 3 Years Accredited Closed
10 Pediatric Infectious Disease 3 Years Accredited Closed
11 Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (PCCM) 3 Years Accredited Closed
12 Pediatric Urology 2 Years Accredited Closed
13 Pediatric Radiology 2 Years Accredited Closed
14 Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2 Years Accredited Closed
15 Pediatric Anesthesiology 2 Years Accredited Closed
16 Allergy Immunology 3 Years Accredited Closed
17 Pediatric Endocrinology 3 Years Accredited Closed
18 Pediatric Rheumatology 3 Years Accredited Closed
19 Pediatric Hospital Medicine 3 Years Non-accredited Closed
20 Pediatric Hematology Oncology 3 Years Accredited Closed
21 Pediatric Medical Genetics 3 Years Accredited Closed
22 Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics 3 Years Accredited Closed
23 Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility 3 Years Accredited Closed
24 Pediatric Cardiovascular Critical Care (CICU) 2 Years Non-accredited Closed
25 Pediatric Orthopedics 2 Years Non-accredited Closed
26 Pediatric Otolaryngology 2 Years Non-accredited Closed
27 Pediatric Neurosurgery 2 Years Non-accredited Closed
28 Pediatric Neurophysiology and Epilepsy 1 Year Non-accredited Closed
29 Non-invasive Imaging and Fetal Echocardiography 1 Year Non-accredited Closed
30 Medical Toxicology 2 Years Non-accredited Closed
31 Pediatric and Congenital Interventional Cardiac Catheterization 1 Year Non-accredited Closed
32 Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry 1 Year Non-accredited Closed
33 Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Surgery 2 Years Non-accredited Open
34 Pediatric Plastic Surgery 1 Year Non-accredited Closed