Welcome to Department of Paediatrics, ABU, Zaria.

HOD's Welcome Message

It is my pleasure to welcome you to Department of Paediatrics. Ours is a department consisting of dedicated staff committed to ensuring qualitative training of doctors and paramedical healthcare workers in child health. We pride ourselves in being a department whose products are first among equals in child health care training and practice nationally and internationally.

Teaching and Learning

The department conducts undergraduate and postgraduate training, provides clinical services and conducts clinical research, along with other Departments in the Faculty.

Clinical Services

1. The department runs a General Paediatric Outpatient Clinic daily (excluding Saturdays and Sundays) at the Accidents and Emergency (A & E).
2. In-patient care on admission is offered in the EPU PMW and SCBU.
3. The Department operates on a 9 sub-specialist (Consultant) firm structure in the wards and each firm conducts weekly clinics.
4. The Department has served as a pioneer tertiary referral centre receiving diverse Paediatric medical illnesses from other facilities across the entire northern states.