A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in treating children and their diseases.
Pediatricians may perform some of all of the following tasks:
Screening and evaluating babies and children for appropriate growth and development, assessing abnormalities and disabilities, if any;
Vaccination of babies and children;
Provide advice about specific disease prevention, advice on feeding, diet, food supplements, and other nutrition concerns;
Assessing illnesses and treating them, including admission to hospitalisation for serious diseases;
Coordination of care for children receiving treatment from different specialists, and responsibility for the child's overall health.
Here are some schools that have programs related to this career: