Message From the Chair

Simon Li, MD Welcome to the Department of Pediatrics at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

The Department’s mission is to protect and ensure the health and well-being of all children.  We are dedicated to advancing the field of pediatrics through patient services, research, education, and advocacy.  We are committed to providing multi-disciplinary family-centered care with respect, compassion and the highest standards of excellence. The faculty and staff in the Department of Pediatrics conduct clinical, research, educational and outreach activities which directly and indirectly impact the lives of children and their families in central New Jersey, throughout the state and regionally.


Simon Li, MD, MPH

Interim Chair and Professor