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Affiliate - Department of Pediatrics

Denver Health, an Affiliate of the Department of Pediatrics, is an integrated health care delivery system that provides care to one third of the children in Denver county. The Pavilion for Women and Children and the Denver Emergency Center for Children provide state-of-the-art inpatient and emergency facilities for children.

Further information is available at the Denver Health website

Contact Information

Please direct your questions or requests for additional information about Denver Health to:

Carol R. Okada, MD
Director of Pediatrics

Denver Health Medical Center
777 Bannock St., #0590
Denver, Colorado 80204
Phone: 303-602-9156


  • Janine Young, MD, has been awarded the 10th Annual Pro Bono Service Award at the 13th Annual Immigrant Liberty Awards​. The Rocky Mountain Immigrant Advocacy Network organizes the event to recognize outstanding contributions of immigrants and exceptional advocates.

  • Matthew Rustici, MD, has been elected to Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) membership by the current AOA students in recognition of his superb teaching and leadership skills.

  • James Kaferly III, MD has been awarded a junior investigator award from the Denver Health Office of Research​. Dr. Kaferly will receive one-year, $25,000 award, to conduct pilot studies that can serve as the foundation for developing proposals for external funding.