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Pediatrics

NJH for kids


It’s all about the kids at National Jewish Health for Kids in Denver, Colorado

Our pediatric program was developed by our nationally recognized pediatricians to meet the unique needs of you and your child. Our pediatricians care for children and adolescents with allergic, pulmonary and immune system disorders in a setting designed to put you and your child at ease.

We offer advanced testing, individualized care and open communication with your family and your physician. Our pediatricians are researchers, too, so your child will have access to the latest clinical trials and most effective treatments.

Pediatrics at National Jewish Health
At National Jewish Health for Kids, you and your child will find:

  • The latest in clinical trials
  • A focused and integrated approach
  • State-of-the-art testing
  • A therapy plan designed especially for your child
  • A wide variety of specialty programs focused on all aspects of pediatric health.

Our goal is to reduce symptoms and help you manage your child’s illness at home. We want your child to be able to participate in school, family and friend activities. We also want you and your child to feel good about yourselves and the treatment program.


Our Specialists

  • Bruce G. Bender

    Bruce G. Bender, PhD

  • Mark Boguniewicz

    Mark Boguniewicz, MD

  • Genery D. Booster

    Genery D. Booster, PhD

  • Donna L. Bratton

    Donna L. Bratton, MD

  • James Brock

    James Brock, DO

  • Ronina A. Covar

    Ronina A. Covar, MD

  • Elizabeth M. Fan

    Elizabeth M. Fan, PA-C

  • Joy Goldberg

    Joy Goldberg, PhD

  • Jane E. Gross

    Jane E. Gross, MD, PhD

  • Bruce J. Lanser

    Bruce J. Lanser, MD, MPH

  • Donald Y M Leung

    Donald Y M Leung, PhD, MD

  • Jennifer Moyer Darr

    Jennifer Moyer Darr, LCSW

  • J. Tod Olin

    J. Tod Olin, MD, MSCS

  • Nathan Rabinovitch

    Nathan Rabinovitch, MD, MPH

  • Jennifer L. Taylor-Cousar

    Jennifer L. Taylor-Cousar, MD, MSCS

  • Pamela L. Zeitlin

    Pamela L. Zeitlin, MD, MPhil, PhD

Clinical Trials


For more than 100 years, National Jewish Health has been committed to finding new treatments and cures for diseases. Search our clinical trials.

Patient Stories


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Back in the Game

Last spring, eight-year-old Genesis Avila began waking up during the night struggling to breathe. Her rescue inhaler, designed to relax the airways and allow air to move in and out of the lungs, was not helping. 

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