Senior Physician Leadership

Senior Physician Leadership

Our senior physician leadership is charged with keeping the department on course, focused on the goals laid out in our mission statement.

Mission Statement

The Department of Pediatrics exists to contribute to the University of Louisville's quest to become a nationally recognized metropolitan university by:

  • Excelling in the education of physicians who care for children
  • Providing excellent healthcare services to children and their families
  • Bringing new clinical and basic science pediatric knowledge to the bedside


Gerard Rabalais, M.D., MHA
Chairman
University of Louisville Department of Pediatrics
Chief of Staff
Kosair Children's Hospital

Bradley Keller, M.D.
Vice Chair
Research
University of Louisville Department of Pediatrics



Charles Woods, M.D.

Vice Chair
Faculty Development
University of Louisville Department of Pediatrics

Kim Boland, M.D.
Vice Chair
Medical Education
University of Louisville Department of Pediatrics

Salvatore Bertolone, M.D.
Chief Clinical Operations Officer,
Sub-Specialty Outpatient Operations
University of Louisville Department of Pediatrics