Why Children’s?

  • One of the top pediatric hospitals in the country, according to U.S.News & World Report
  • One of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America, according to Fortune magazine
  • Ranked number one in the country for pediatric kidney transplant volumes in 2006
  • Performed more than 325 pediatric liver transplants, which makes us one of only a few pediatric hospitals to reach such a milestone
  • Achieved some of the highest liver transplant survival rates for children with acute liver failure

Why Emory?

  • Ranked among the top research medical schools in the country, according to U.S.News & World Report
  • Emory University School of Medicine, located across the street from Children’s
  • Home of the Rollins School of Public Health and leading graduate medical education (GME) programs, including 12 pediatric subspecialty fellowships
  • Close affiliations with other world-class institutions, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Carter Center

Welcome to Atlanta

Ranked among the fastest growing metropolitan areas in the country, Atlanta combines Southern hospitality with the amenities of any world-class city. More than 5 million residents enjoy Atlanta’s rich history and cultural diversity. Whether you are a sports fanatic, history buff or have a love of the arts, Atlanta offers something for everyone.

  • Cost of living is less expensive compared to other major cities
  • Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport; Atlanta is within a two-hour direct flight of 80 percent of the United States
  • Home to more than 12 Fortune 500 companies and more than 15 Fortune 1000 companies
  • Museums, theaters, concerts, artistic shopping areas
  • Professional sports teams, including the Falcons, Braves, Hawks and Thrashers
  • Vast number of restaurant options including a wealth of ethnic cuisines
  • Seasonal climate suitable for outdoor activities nearly all year
  • Within driving distance to both the mountains and the ocean